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Should I Repair or Replace My Roof?

Blog | October 26th, 2018

The roof of our house protects our loved ones and us from the outside elements. It’s far too easy to take our roofs for granted as they don’t call attention to themselves until we find an unexpected roof leak that’s caused thousands of dollars in damage. Many homeowners in the Seattle and Tacoma areas will face the difficult decision to replace or repair their roofs.  This decision should not be taken lightly and be made on cost alone. We’re going to give you a few tips to consider when a roofing inspector finds potential trouble spots that could turn into… Continue Reading →

Roof Safety Tips

Blog | October 16th, 2018

Fall time in the Pacific Northwest finds homeowners pulling out the rickety aluminum ladder so they can get up and clean their gutters before the wet winter weather sets in. While getting on a ladder to reach the roof seems like routine maintenance task, there is a high degree of risk that a slip or fall could occur. In fact, roofing is one of the most dangerous construction trades out there! Hiring a professional roofer is the safest and most efficient way to perform roof maintenance. However, some people will still insist on doing the jobs themselves. If you’re one… Continue Reading →

Signs You Might Need a New Roof

Blog | October 2nd, 2018

The Pacific Northwest is known for its windy, rainy climate which can wreak havoc on the roof of a house over time. Many homeowners don’t realize they need a new roof until it’s too late: leaks, mold, and even daylight coming in through the roof boards are all signs of an expensive problem. The trouble with roofs is that some of them can come to an end of their natural lives without experiencing leaks or catastrophic failures. In situations like this, it takes a trained eye to be able to discern the warning signs that the roof is about to… Continue Reading →

Things to Look Out for When Selecting a Roofing Company

Blog | September 27th, 2018

One of the most significant challenges that homeowners face is finding the right contractor to install a new roof.  Choosing the right or wrong person can mean the difference between a job well done or one that will cost even more money to fix. Many people have no idea how to choose the right roofing contractor. They either hop online or find some guy standing outside of Home Depot. We’re going to give you a few tips on what you should look out for when selecting a roofing company. After all, the roof over your head protects not only you… Continue Reading →

Frequently Asked Questions about Roofing Services

Blog | September 18th, 2018

Most homeowners only replace their roofs once or twice in a lifetime. When the time comes to add a beautiful new roof to the top of their house, it’s natural to have a few questions. A roof replacement is considered to be a significant home improvement investment. While they’re not as cool as a new driveway or backyard pool, they will protect you and your house from damaging Pacific Northwest weather. We’ve prepared this Frequent Asked Question (FAQ) guide to give you a better idea of the ins and outs of a roof replacement job. What Type of Roofing Shingle… Continue Reading →

5 Reasons Why Fall Time Is the Best Time for a Roof Inspection

Blog | September 11th, 2018

Having the roof of your home inspected is something that should be done on an annual basis. An expert inspector can find and pinpoint areas where the roof has or is about to fail. This, in turn, can save you thousands of dollars by preventing any leaks that could turn into mold and structural damage. The fall season is the best time to have your roof inspected as the weather is mild and it’s right before the infamous Pacific Northwest rainy season.  As fall turns into winter, you can have peace of mind knowing that your roof isn’t damaged or… Continue Reading →

Your Tacoma Roofers Debunk Common Roof Myths

Blog | September 5th, 2018

Your roof is an important part of your house. It protects you against the various elements and adds character to your home. However, there are a lot of common roofing misconceptions out there. As a result, this can easily confuse homeowners and cause major roof-related issues to develop. But have no fear! Our team at Acme Roofing is here to debunk common roof myths. If you have any questions or have any other roof myths you’d like us to address, don’t hesitate to reach out. Myth #1: “Algae and moss are just cosmetic problems.” There’s a common misconception that algae… Continue Reading →

The Importance of Choosing a Licensed Roofing Contractor

Blog | August 21st, 2018

When it comes to home improvement projects, it’s always tempting to try and save money by doing it yourself. It’s your home, you should be able to fix it right? However, that’s not always the case. When it comes roofing, repairing or replacing your roof is a dangerous job. It’s best to leave it to dedicated professionals, such as our team at Acme Roofing. If you don’t have the right safety gear, training or tools, you can cause further damage to your roof or your home. Or worst—you can severely injure yourself and others. If you need a little more… Continue Reading →

Why Choose Premium Lines of Roofing Products?

Blog | June 8th, 2018

During the process of a new roof installation with Acme Roofing, you’ll work closely with our team to determine the best roofing products/materials for your home. We offer a wide variety of high-quality local and national brands to fit any home style, budget and need. While we stand behind every product we offer, many homeowners asks the question: “Should I choose a premium roofing product line?” Why Choose Premium Roofing Products & Materials Not all roofing products, materials and brands are created equal. Typically, a lower-cost roof comes with a shorter lifespan. Premium roofing products offers greater longevity and durability…. Continue Reading →

How to Cool Your House Down this Summer

Blog | June 8th, 2018

The temperatures are warming up, and Mount Rainier is often gleaming from the hilltops. It must mean that summer is just around the corner. While a majority of South Sound residents are rejoicing about the lack of rain, many homeowners are starting to prep their homes for the incoming heatwave. Running your air conditioning system throughout the summer can be costly. If your home doesn’t have AC or if you’d like to lower the cost of your energy bill, now is the time to think about how to cool down your house. Our team at Acme Roofing would like to… Continue Reading →

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