Much has been said about how gutter systems work and why your home needs it: it catches rainwater as it falls from the edge of the roof and protects your home from damage to the foundations. But where should the rainwater go? In today’s post, the gutter and roofing contractors at Sentry Exteriors share a closer look at how gutter systems route rainwater away from your home.
Homeowners usually assume the worst when their roof springs a leak which can lead to rash decisions such as a premature roof replacement. In today’s post, the roofing contractors at Sentry Exteriors share the questions that can help guide you on determining whether your roof needs repair or replacement.
Have you ever stood at your doorway and looked up? There is a good chance that you’ve seen the underbelly of your roof. That’s the soffit; it’s not meant to capture attention but it does serve an understated purpose to your home. Roofing and gutter companies are wildly familiar with the soffit board, but homeowners should also have a good understanding of its existence so they can maximize their use… Continue Reading
Spring has just arrived, and you might feel like you need to do a little inspection around your home. You see your roof and want to check whether it had any damages over the winter months. As one of the top professional roof and gutter companies, we want to make sure your roof is safe and undamaged. With that said, here’s a checklist to walk you through your springtime inspection.
Before springtime officially starts, it is best to check your siding for damage that may have been brought about by the winter season. Sentry Exteriors, one of the leading siding and gutter companies in Virginia, gives the details on the types of siding damage that you should watch out for.