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. 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

  9. A Roof That Evades Extreme Weather and Collects Water?

    An Entertaining Look Into The Roof That Does it All! There are many interior aspects that make a house a home, such as a cozy fireplace in the den or zenful spa bathroom to melt away your stress. But, what about the exterior, what aesthetically can make a house a home on the outside? What draws peop…Read More

  10. Roof Fraud or Roof Facts? (Part Two)

    Steer Clear of These Red Flag Roofing Scams In part one of this series, we examined why roofing scams may happen and took a dive into our first red flag sign, big storm chasers. When you are in the thick of roof damage, you are emotionally charged and often just want the experience to be over. But, …Read More