Top Room Additions in Kentucky

Peterson Room additions

Check out some of the most sought after room additions that home owner’s make and that home buyer’s are seeking Garage – You have two main options to choose from for the design – you can have a detached garage which stands on its own, away from the house, where you could also consider a […]

Asphalt Shingles

Peterson Roofing Asphalt Shingle

Asphalt Shingles have been around since 1903 and became really popular throughout America by 1939. These type of shingles are still the most widely used today.   They are perfect for homeowners as they provide superior protection against water and come in a wide varieties of designer colors.  The asphalt shingles of today have many more […]

Why a Soffit and Fascia are Important

Soffit and Facia

Its that time of year – Springtime and that means lots of rain.  As your home emerges from the Winter, your roof’s health is very important. The Soffit and Fascia are two of the most overlooked parts of your roof but are very important. What is a Soffit? A Soffit is the exposed siding underneath […]

Best roofing types for solar panels.

Roof types for solar panels

Solar power and solar panels installed on your roof are more and more common on residences with over 3 million current installations in the U.S. and that number is expected to more than double by 2023. But do you need a new roof before you put solar panels on? Most solar panels last 25-30 years […]

What is a roof water barrier?

What is a roof water barrier

A roof water barrier is a self adhering rubberized membrane that protects your roof from leaking due to excessive water conditions. These conditions occur during wind driven rain and even more so during water back from ice dams. There are several areas of your roof especially susceptible to the water penetration that ice and water […]

Can you replace a roof in the rain?

Install a roof in the rain

Not without risk! While some roofing projects can be completed in as little as a day, the average home re-roof with take several days. It is best to wait until conditions are clear, and your roof is dry, to make any repairs and installations. A slick roof can put workers at risk, and increases the […]

The Importance of Rain Gutters to your Roof and Home

Gutters

A rain gutter’s main purpose is to funnel water off the roof and away from the home. Too much water falling too close to your home can erode the soil around it, compromise the home’s foundation and wreak havoc if you have a basement. Additionally, if your roof doesn’t have enough clearance, rainwater that drips […]

Metal Roofs for your Home

Types of Metal Roofs

Whether you’re putting a roof on a new home, or your existing roof requires a total makeover, there are many materials available. But no matter what roof style you have, metal roofs can be an attractive option because of their longevity, minimal maintenance, and energy efficiency. And you can choose from tin, zinc, aluminum, copper, […]