Hang Your Holiday Lights Now to Avoid the Rush!

The busy holiday season is just around the corner. Before you know it, Winston Salem will be abound in beautiful lights. Instead of waiting until early December to hang your holiday lights, why not get a jump on the season and hang them up now? You can still wait to turn them on until Thanksgiving night but…

Residential Roofing Material Comparison

Residential asphalt roofing shingles can now be manufactured to look like natural roofing materials such as tile, wood, cedar shakes, or slate, while totally outperforming these other roofing materials. Neither metal nor concrete tiles match asphalt roofing for its overall combination of beauty, durability, and longevity. This is due to asphalt roofing shingles’ ease of…

Shingle Sealants Bond Your Roof Together

With ever increasing performance expectations for asphalt shingles designed to withstand high winds and heavy rains, manufacturers have responded by producing increasingly higher-performing shingles. When properly installed, asphalt shingles are manufactured to bond securely to each other, forming an integrated roof-covering system designed to protect your home from the elements. What is the secret ingredient?…

Why is the color of a roof so important?

Asphalt roofing systems provide homeowners with years of beautiful, affordable and reliable protection. Choosing the right roof color is critical because it is a decision that most homeowners will only make once, and one that will have a lasting impact on the value of a home. So how do manufacturers create different color blends for…

Decks & Light Construction Projects

If you’re thinking about getting a new roof, another thing to consider is adding the deck or porch that you always wanted or just replacing the old one. Hodges Roofing – Winston Salem is your one stop contractor for small construction projects like roofing repair, rotten wood replacement, new decks, patios and even adding a nice roof…

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Shakes and Shingles – How to Make them Greener

Shakes and shingles are generally the most popular types of roofing materials, but without the right engineering, they’re also the least cool of the cool roofing options. Or, to be more precise, they’re the least reflective. And you want your roof to reflect, not collect, the heat. To improve the green qualities of these roofs, consumers…