How to Hire a Roofing Contractor for Hail Damage Repairs

In our continued effort to educate homeowners in Northern Virginia and across the US, we would like to share this very in-depth article from the website Handy Man How To. I don’t think I have ever seen a blog posts or article that goes into this much detail about the process of hiring the right contractor to do hail damage …

Northern Virginia’s Premier Storm Damage Experts

Think of Roofs by Vertex as your rescue team – ready to respond, ready to be at your side immediately after a damaging storm event. Built on the solid foundation of one of America’s largest catastrophe storm contracting firms, Roofs by Vertex is able to quickly provide an army of roofing, siding and guttering professionals to assist smaller, established roofing …

Myths and Facts About Hail Damage Insurance Claims

Myths About Hail Damage Myth: I looked at my roof and didn’t see any problems, or my roofer inspected it and there are no problems. Fact: Roofing systems must be physically inspected by some one who has training and experience to determine if there is actual hail damage. Insurance companies send their adjusters too special training so they can properly …

Essential GAF Roofing System Components for Your Home

Replacing a roof is not just about new shingles, it’s about installing a complete roofing system that will protect your most valued asset for years to come. But before you install the roof components, you’ll need to remove all of the old roofing , evaluate the roof deck for damage and make any repairs. Then you’ll need to install a …

Great Advice For Homeowners from National Storm Damage Center

At Roofs by Vertex we like to help keep homeowners up-to-date on information that can educate them about wind and hail damage to their roofs. In that vein, here is a link to a FAQ article from the National Storm Damage Center. Below is a portion of the article: GENERAL STORM DAMAGE FAQ’S Q: I think my roof is damaged. …

GAF Has All the Tools Homeowners Need to Choose the Right Roof

Homeowners who need help deciding which type, color and style of roofing they need for their home would do well to take advantage of the wealth of information offered by GAF. Below are just a few questions you can get answers to from the GAF website. Use these easy tools and more, such as their Installation Wizard, to make sure …