Avoid Clogged Gutters and Get Your Roof Ready for the Winter

Clogged Gutters with Snow

Winter's heavy snowfalls and icy winds can wreak havoc on your roof and can cause clogged gutters. If you haven't taken steps to prepare your roof for the upcoming cold season, do so in the fall. Here are things you can do to get your roof ready for winter: Clean and Stabilize Your Open Gutters Your gutters are some ...

House Styles – Cape Code, Tudor, Victorian and More

House Styles

When you have the chance to upgrade your home's exterior, either by necessity or by choice, you will face the tough challenge of choosing a new style. While some house styles are very distinctive, others may be a blank palette that can adapt to any style by changing just a few design aspects. Emmons Roofing & Sidin...

Do’s and Don’ts of Hiring a Roofing Contractor

Hiring a Roofing Contractor

In this article, Emmons Roofing & Siding breaks down the do's and don'ts when it comes to hiring a roofing contractor. DO – Verify your roofing contractor’s license The State of New Jersey no longer requires permits for roofing or siding replacements on single-family or twin style homes. Since the state and...

Keeping Your Roof In Good Shape with Roof Maintenance

Roof Maintenance

Roof maintenance is necessary in order to avoid needing a premature roof replacement. The worst thing about neglecting a roof is that it is one of the most costly parts of a house to replace. A bad roof can actually cause extensive damage to the inside of your house if it falls into bad shape again. Here are some quest...

How to Winterize Your Home

Prepare for Fall and Winter

As summer weather comes to an end, there are a few items that must be taken care of in order to winterize your home. Here is our simple checklist to prepare for winter and make sure your home is ready for a long, cold season. Check attic insulation. Use rubber gloves and a ruler to measure your attic's insulation....