Know More about the Drainage Solution for Flat Roofs

With any roofing style comes the concerns for its maintenance. The same goes for flat roofs and with it comes the worry about adequate drainage. Irrespective of the size of the roof, it is important that the flat roof has proper drainage system to deal with the rainwater. Considering the risks of leaks and cracks, […] Read more »

How to Prepare Your Home for Installation of a Skylight

A home cannot be reconstructed, so that its corners and angles invite the introduction of a skylight. Instead the skylight’s features must match with the structure of the home that could use an added amount of light. Preparation of the house that will be getting a source of natural light entails reviewing its structure and […] Read more »

How Often Should a Homeowner Replace the Roof?

Any homeowner that seeks an honest and helpful answer to the question in the title ought to indicate the nature of the roof’s materials. Not all roofs have the same lifespan. Yet by knowing that lifespan the homeowner’s concerns, regarding the time for a replacement, can be answered in a way that provides more valuable […] Read more »

How to Keep Your Home’s Roofing from Getting Roof Dry Rot

At one time small metal windows with slots provided a home’s roofing with the only available means of ventilation. Today, builders realize that such windows did not do an adequate job of removing the hot air in the topmost part of a house. This article could be no more than promotion of the surest way […] Read more »

Flashings Can Prevent Floodings

At Shelton Roofing Company we are committed to exceptional quality, integrity, fairness, and professionalism. We want to provide value to each and every customer. This includes educational advice and preventive tips. What is a roof flashing? This is a very common question from homeowners. Keep in mind that the main purpose of the roof is […] Read more »

How To Choose A Good Roofing Contractor

Are you a homeowner or manager of an apartment or business office building in Palo Alto, Menlo Park or Sunnyvale California? If you are looking for a roofer, roofing contractor or roofing company, you probably know how expensive an investment it can be. It is not a good idea to just hire anyone do the […] Read more »

In Every Life A Little Rain Must Fall Be Prepared With Shelton Roofing

On the San Francisco Peninsula, the rainy season can start as early as October and continue into May. Even with some variation, one thing is sure; it will rain. Other than rain coats, umbrellas, and galoshes, you will also want your roof in good repair, both home and commercial. If you notice missing or loose […] Read more »