Category archive: Issues

Dry rot-Cox Roofing

Maintaining your home is a crucial task and it takes more than yard work and cleaning to keep your home in prime condition. Attending to the attic is a vital part of home maintenance. Many issues can arise in attics that could compromise the home: one such issue is dry rot. Signs of Dry Rot…

Common Roof Issues - Cox Roofing

The roof above your head keeps you and everyone below it safe, dry, and happy. It’s easy to assume that your roofing system will last for a very long time, but without proper maintenance, and if you neglect it, then that won’t be the case. Even more common roof issues can undermine the whole system…

Roofing Defects - Cox Roofing

Putting money into your roof may be one of the largest investments that you make for your home. It’s also an investment into the safety and well-being of the people who live beneath that roof. For both of those reasons, you should work side by side with your contractor to eliminate any possible roofing defects….

Commercial Roof Issues - Cox Roofing

If you own a commercial property or do any work on commercial roofs, then you may have seen a number of issues arise on the rooftop before now. If you’ve never had a problem, though, then make sure that you know what certain “symptoms” are saying, should they appear; commercial roof issues can cost you…

Algae on Roof - Cox Roofing

If a homeowner calls with a concern over blossoming, dark patches on their roof, you’ll likely be able to tell them right away that they’re dealing with algae. This isn’t an uncommon situation, but it also isn’t one that many customers will want to put up with. Though algae doesn’t do much damage, it still…

Protect Your Commercial Roof - Cox Roofing

If you own a commercial building, then you need to know how to best care for its roof. Otherwise, those who work inside will have something to say to you down the road when spots and leaks turn into much bigger problems. Don’t lose their business (and a lot of money): instead, follow these steps…

Solar Safety Concerns - Cox Roofing

The benefits of solar power are widely known by this point and are obvious. Using these panels to produce energy by more natural means is becoming a more and more viable option for property owners than ever. Keep in mind, though, that there are also some solar safety concerns when it comes to these photovoltaic…

HVAC System - Cox Roofing

If you do commercial roofing work, you likely know at least some of how HVAC system units affect the space. It’s possible that these large, powerful units can actually do enough damage to the integrity of the roof just through their installation, along with some other factors. Is Your Commercial HVAC System Working? Most to…

Roof Moisture - Cox Roofing

You may not think of it as much in the summer, when the sun is blazing and the heat is intense, but roof moisture can cause big problems for you if it’s left unattended. This condensation can result in high repair costs later on if leaks or even a collapse spell trouble for your home. Check Regularly…

Hail Damage - Cox Roofing

Though it may seem late in the season to talk about hail damage, you may recall that within the past month, there was snow.  In Maryland, weather is highly unpredictable all year round.  That’s why you should make sure to know how to protect your roof from any potential assaults, including the potentially-large problem of…

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