How to Extend the Life of Your Roof

how to extend roof life
Year after year, your roof takes a beating from the natural elements. The sun, wind, and rain can be hard on your roof regardless of whether your roof is brand new or older. Fortunately, there are some simple maintenance steps you can take to extend the life of your roof. 1. Clean Your Gutters Clogged

Hurricane Preparedness Tips

prepare roof for hurricane
Hurricane season in Florida begins on June 1 and ends on November 30. It is important to begin preparations for hurricane season long before the threat of a hurricane occurs. Our blog explores the different actions you should be taking this month to prepare for hurricane season. Evacuation Planning Evacuation planning is a critical part
Summer Roof Maintenanc
Summertime is here, at last, bring blue skies and snow birds to South Florida. But with that comes hurricane season, the great destroyer of Florida roofs. Most people think of fall as the time to get up there and take care of the roof, but maintenance is a year-round activity. Now is as good a

Should you repair or replace your roof?

roof repair vs. roof replace
Your roof plays a significant role in protecting your home from harsh weather, sun exposure, falling debris, etc. As a Florida resident, there’s a high chance your roof has experienced some wear and tear over the years. If your roof has seen better days, you might be asking yourself this question, “Should I repair or
roof tile colors
How to Choose the Right Tile Color for Your Roof   Need a roof replacement? When investing in a new roof, you’ll need to consider what tile color and style best complements your home. A new roof is a 15 to 20-year long investment, and the wrong choice could potentially change the look of your
tile roofing vs shingle roofing
Thinking about investing in a new roof for your home? Before you make a hasty, last-minute decision, consider your options. Ask yourself: do I want a tile or shingle roof? This month, we looked at the two most common types of South Florida roofs to help you make the right choice for your home. Read

8 Roof Shapes Explained

roof types
A roof is a roof is a roof, right? Not quite. There’s a lot that goes into the shape and structure of a roof. Read on to find out more. 1. Flat Roof: This is the simplest type of roof, and the most obvious. It’s easy to construct and turns the top of your house
tile roof maintenance
While maintaining them alone can be a challenge, roofs need as much care as any other part of our home. Moisture and plant growth can slowly, but irrevocably, weaken your roof until it eventually fails under the pressure of the next storm or hurricane. The best way to prevent disaster and costly roof repairs? Pamper
It’s that time of year again where we are met with random torrential downpours and aggressive winds causing potential damage to our properties. South Florida, hurricane season is unfortunately upon us. So, what do we do to decrease any damages caused? Here at Hercules Roofing, we’ve put together 3 tips to help prevent any harm.
Hurricane and tropical storms bring major wind forces, that can threaten you and your family and cause serious damage to your house or condo. However, Hercules Roofing – the leading Boca Raton Roofer – has some planning tips to keep you and your loved ones safe during a hurricane. Get Prepared.
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