1. Common Ways Your Roof Can Incur Damage From Wildlife

    Because they’re not so cute and cuddly when they damage your roof! When it comes to our Gainesville homes and protecting our roofs, the first thing that typically comes to mind is the fierceness of mother nature. Extreme weather comes quickly and the fury in left is her wake — broken shingles an…Read More

  2. Most Common Roofing Insurance Claims Made in Gainesville

    Homeowner’s insurance has always been intended to provide homeowners with the extra bit of help that they need in case the worst case scenario happens. Unfortunately, this type of insurance has proven to be helpful when the unexpected comes through and does a little bit of damage. Here in Gainesvi…Read More

  3. Why Proactive Roof Care is Important

    Procrastinating any repairs or replacements that need to happen for your house is never a wise choice. It’s always best to be proactive and get the work taken care of sooner than later, and for more than one reason. The team at Brett Hayse Exterior Specialists has been fortunate enough to provide …Read More

  4. Preventing Roof Damage During Cooler Seasons – Part 2

    Welcome back to the Brett Hayse Exterior Specialists blog! In our last blog post, we touched on a few of the things that you can do to minimize the chances of roof damages this winter. Today we’re going to continue to talk about how you can take the best care of your roof this winter season. Let…Read More

  5. Preventing Roof Damage During Cooler Seasons – Part 1

    We’re right in the middle of those cooler Gainseville months. While the sunny days are ahead of us, we’ve only just endured the start of the winter season. Though we may not receive as much snow as some states, the roofs here in Gainesville still have a chance of experiencing damage because of t…Read More

  6. How to Handle a Leak in Your Roof

    A leaky roof is one of the more common types of damage that homeowners experience. Though it may not seem like the most serious type of damage to come across, a leaking roof can turn into one of the more expensive types of damage that you can come across. The team at Brett Hayes Exterior Specialists…Read More

  7. Preparing Your Home for a New Roof

    Choosing to put a new roof, whether it’s because of damage has happened or it’s simply time to upgrade, can be both exciting and overwhelming. If you have recently committed to getting a new roof on your house, you may be wondering what you need to do next. For starters, preparation isn’t near…Read More

  8. 4 Steps In Getting Insurance To Pay For Your New Roof

    When it comes to roof replacement, whether resulting from old age or damage, involving insurance is necessary, yet not everyone is familiar with how to go about it. Getting a new roof may be urgent and it is important that you know your policy so you can get proper work done and have it covered. At …Read More

  9. 8 Tips To Prepare your Roof For The Cold

    Though Gainesville has pretty mild fall and winter seasons, from time-to-time, it does snow and is complete with frost and icicles! Before the cold begins to set in is a great time to assess your roof and prepare it for the looming cold temperatures that are about to drop!   Mild winters in Gainesv…Read More

  10. Frequent Problem Areas of Roofs

    Roofs are hardy home structures that withstand everything mother nature has to throw at them — wind, rain, snow, and ice. And, while their durability is constantly being tested, they do, from time-to-time, require roof shingle repair and replacement. Following a major Gainesville storm, your roof …Read More