Roofing Industry Blog by 5 Star Roofing and Restoration

Looking for Roofers in Birmingham That Offer Free Estimates?

Looking for Roofers in Birmingham That Offer Free Estimates?

Are you looking for a Birmingham Roofing Company that offers free estimates with no strings attached? 5 Star Roofing and Restoration is the answer! You can get a free estimate without having to sign anything or agree to anything more. We believe in transparency and...

Looking for Roofing Companies with Payment Plans Near Me?

Looking for Roofing Companies with Payment Plans Near Me?

Looking for a roofing company with affordable payment plans that can help you put that brand new roof on your house without hassle? 5 Star Roofing and Restoration is Birmingham’s #1 roofing company when it comes to affordable payment plans and we can help you find the...

Have Bad Credit But Still Need A New Roof?

Have Bad Credit But Still Need A New Roof?

We’ve all been there. Maybe there’s been a bad storm and you’ve lost roof shingles or sustained some other type of roof damage. Don’t sweat it! At 5 Star Roofing and Restoration, we have answered no matter what your credit looks like. We’re dedicated to finding the...

Four Warning Signs It’s Time to Replace That Roof

Four Warning Signs It’s Time to Replace That Roof

Has your roof recently sprung a leak? Don’t automatically assume that you need a new roof! There can be countless problems that could be causing your roof to leak that has nothing to do with a roof replacement. But what constitutes a brand new roof and not just some...

What Maintenance Is Required For a Flat Roof Home?

What Maintenance Is Required For a Flat Roof Home?

Maintenance is the key to preserving the integrity of your flat roofing system. You’ll want to have your roof inspected at least twice a year, once in the spring and once in the fall. Though a professional inspector would be performing any needed inspection, as the...

Why More Businesses are Opting for Canvas Buildings

Why More Businesses are Opting for Canvas Buildings

At 5 Star Roofing, we’re always looking to the future of building materials to stay current on new technologies and construction techniques. I recently had the opportunity to learn more about canvas buildings, which are surprisingly resilient and affordable. The...

How Often Should My Roof Be Replaced?

How Often Should My Roof Be Replaced?

Even the mention of a roof replacement can be enough to make any homeowner run for the hills. After all, how do you know when your roof is due for a replacement? Sometimes it’s a pity roofs can’t talk, you know? Turns out though, there’s a good alternative. Think...

What should I know before I install a metal roof on my home?

What should I know before I install a metal roof on my home?

Old-fashioned tin in a rainstorm, rustic charm and ridge roofs are what always comes to mind when people talk about “metal roofing”.   Out of style for a while, metal roofing is making a big comeback in the US. And metal is no longer relegated to country cabins and...

What are the benefits of slate roofing?

What are the benefits of slate roofing?

  If you’re considering a slate roof on your home, good on you! Slate is an extremely durable material and your roof just might last 100 years or more if you go with slate.   However, a slate roof may or may not be right for your home. There are pros and cons to any...

Things to Keep in Mind Before You Install a Skylight

Skylights are beautiful and they help to increase the amount of natural light in your home without too much effort. However, in addition to the luxurious feeling it brings to your home, having a skylight requires work and comes with some drawbacks. So with that in...

What are some fun things to do in Birmingham, AL?

What are some fun things to do in Birmingham, AL?

Planning to pay Birmingham, AL a visit? Then you should get the most out of it by experiencing some (if not all) of the fun things you can do in the Magic City! Check our top 5 picks below.   Camp and hike at the Oak Mountain State Park   Experience nature and...

For Historic Home Owners: How to Choose a New Roof

For Historic Home Owners: How to Choose a New Roof

The roofs on most historic homes were, in most cases a major design feature that played into the overall feeling and mood of the home. Even if your home isn't in a historic district that mandates you must stay true to its historic legacy, putting an inappropriate roof...

Roof Damage: Out of Sight, Out of Mind

Roof Damage: Out of Sight, Out of Mind

Your roof may be out of sight on a daily basis because you don’t think to go outside to run regular roof inspections, but don’t let it be completely out of mind. Making sure your roof stays well-maintained is one of the secrets to having a long-lasting and...

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