Five Benefits of Cedar Shake Roofing

Five Benefits of Cedar Shake Roofing

When it is time to select materials for your home’s roof, you’ll be faced with some decisions to make. One choice has to do with the type of shingles you want to have installed and you may be surprised at the number of options available. Traditional asphalt shingles...
The Best Time of the Year for a Roof Replacement

The Best Time of the Year for a Roof Replacement

If it has been 10 or more years since you have replaced your home’s roof, it’s probably time to start thinking about scheduling a roofing contractor to talk about replacement. If it isn’t an emergency situation that requires immediate attention (leaks, holes,...

Get To Know Alte Exteriors

Get to know Alte Exteriors, a family-owned, home improvement roofing contractor founded in 1970. Original founder Jeff Alte has since retired, but the business remains true to its customer-focused beginnings. From the first call to project completion, the Alte team...
Reduce Risks When Cleaning and Caring for Your Gutters

Reduce Risks When Cleaning and Caring for Your Gutters

Keeping gutters clean and in good condition is an important part of home ownership. When working properly, the gutter system works to channel water away from your home’s roof and foundation and keeps your home dry and structurally sound. As gutters fill up with leaves...
Roofing Scams and How to Avoid Them

Roofing Scams and How to Avoid Them

If you are a homeowner looking at repairing or replacing your roof, the many tasks relating to this undertaking – managing insurance claims, scheduling inspections, and selecting a roofing contractor – can be daunting. When you add the financial investment involved,...
Six Benefits of Adding Skylights to Your Home

Six Benefits of Adding Skylights to Your Home

If you think of skylights in homes as being outdated, you are likely recalling those skylights of yesteryear that were little more than plexiglass bubbles that sometimes leaked and usually needed repair after major weather events. Today’s skylights provide amazing...