Roofing

Slate Roofing Vs. Synthetic Slate Roofs & How to Choose the Right One For Your Home

If you’re in the market for a new roof, you are looking for something beautiful, durable, and worth your investment. Slate roofing can provide superior durability and add a distinctive touch of timeless beauty to your home. Synthetic slate, however, provides many of the same benefits at a more budget-friendly price point. If you’re considering a slate or synthetic slate roof, you are in the right place. Abrams Roofing & Sheet Metal in Louisville, KY is here to teach you all about those options and how to choose the right type of slate roofing [...]

By |2020-08-11T12:24:44-04:00August 7th, 2020|Roofing|

How To Spot Wind Damage Signs & How to Handle Roof Wind Damage

Storm season in Louisville, KY arrives in early spring and hangs around all summer long. It’s no secret that Kentuckiana is familiar with hail and strong winds from time to time. When skies turn dark and storms roll through, make sure your roof is prepared to stand up against the possibility of wind damage. Wind damage can occur in big and small ways and bring havoc to your home and roofing system. According to the National Severe Storm Laboratory, severe thunderstorms in Louisville can generate winds exceeding 100 mph, about twice [...]

By |2020-07-09T11:44:46-04:00April 29th, 2020|Roofing|

Everything You Need to Know About Copper Roofing

All across the country, and right here in Louisville, KY, home builders, architects, and savvy homeowners are becoming more selective when it comes to the choice of roofing materials. One material making a major comeback is copper. Copper roofing offers timeless beauty for any home, but can also accentuate a more modern look or feel to any contemporary architectural design. How Much Does a Copper Roof Cost? Copper roofing is a mainstay in modern construction, sought after because of its durability and structural longevity. The material has existed for centuries and some of the [...]

By |2020-07-09T11:13:48-04:00April 20th, 2020|Roofing|

Could Your Roofing Problem Be Caused by Your Foundation?

Sometimes roofing problems are more than surface level. The roof over your head is protecting everything inside your home, and more importantly, those who occupy it. It’s clearly worth taking care of. The issues the plague your roof could be running much deeper than you think. Real roof problems in Louisville may actually start below the floorboards. The foundation is an essential component of your home. It supports everything, floors, windows, doorways, walls, and yes – the roof. When your foundation is damaged, it manifests a myriad of problems throughout the home. The answer, [...]

By |2020-07-09T11:08:15-04:00February 6th, 2020|Roofing|

Commercial Roofing Management & Maintenance Tips

Louisville is one of Kentucky’s fastest growing cities, and for good reason. With apartment complexes, new shopping districts, new sports facilities, and other commercial establishments popping up, Louisville is where people want to be. With their countless intricacies, roofs can be an overwhelming experience for real estate owners, corporations, and business managers. To grow your business in Louisville, you need a trusted, professional roofing company on your side for a job done right. When professionally installed and maintained, your roof system is a silent partner that never gets to take the day off. As [...]

By |2020-07-09T11:00:15-04:00February 6th, 2020|Roofing|