• Mother Nature Dislikes Everyone Equally

    I know it’s surprising to find out that roofing contractors cannot control the weather. How were they supposed to know that it was going to be Spring in February? It got up to 70 degrees for Pete’s sake!   Read More...

  • Things To Know

    Things to Know:All roofs with slopes of 25% or more (commonly known to normal humans as steep-slope roof systems) have 5 basic components.Roof Covering: Shingles, tile, slate or metal and underlayment that protect the sheathing from weather.Sheathing:Boards or sheet material that are fastened to roof rafters to cover a house or building.Roof Structure: Rafters and trusses constructed to support the sheathing.Flashing: Pieces of metal or roll roofing used to prevent seepage of water into a buildi...  Read More...

  • Questions Commonly Asked About Roofing

    You should always research the project you want done thoroughly, however here's a quick guide of questions and answers for you to start with:My roof is leaking, do I need the whole thing replaced?No. Depending on the size and quantity of the leak itself, you most likely will just need a repair. However don't get your hopes up.   Read More...

  • Sometimes Roof Replacement Over Roof Repair is Fiscally More Responsible

    Yes, sometimes it is fiscally more responsible to choose a roof installation over a roof repair. Don’t wait for multiple repairs at multiple times.Roof maintenance can be difficult, but sometimes, affordable roofing is spending more money at once in order to save more money over a period of time. Not only can prices for roofing materials vary year to year, but if you have an older roof, or a roof with shoddy workmanship, repair costs add up.There are multiple types of roofing, each one wit...  Read More...

  • What Are the Best Types of Roofing Shingles to Install?

    If you want to install new roofing for your home or business, you should learn about which shingles are ideal for your property. Generally, there are four main types of roofing shingles that you should consider depending on the type of structure that will use them.The type of shingle you ultimately decide to use should take cost, lifespan, and sustainability into account. Here are the differences between these popular shingle styles to help you make an informed decision when looking for reliable...  Read More...

  • The Pros and Cons of Various Roofing Types

    When deciding to replace your roof, there are many options that are available to choose; each with their own pros and cons. Here we provide you with the positives and negatives of each type of roofing we offer, in order to help you make the best decision for you and your home.Shingle RoofingThe most common type of roofing offered is shingle roofing. Shingles consist mainly of fiberglass and asphalt but are offered in a variety of styles, cuts, and colors.   Read More...

  • Average Cost of Replacing a Roof in DuPage County, Illinois

    If you are considering replacing the roof on your home or business in DuPage County but are concerned about the cost, you’re not alone. In fact, many home and business owners put off this job due to its relatively high cost, with the price of roofing services in Wood Dale and other DuPage County towns varying greatly.However, it’s important to consider the ramifications of putting off roof replacement—over time, neglecting repairs can cause more damage in the building due to le...  Read More...

  • Types of Roofing for Residential Installation in Illinois

    When you’re ready to replace the roof on your home, it’s a big undertaking that requires a lot of careful planning and researching. Because the roof plays such an essential role in your home’s structure and safety, it’s important to choose the best type to ensure long-term results.At Adept Construction, we specialize on four types of roofing: Shingle roofing, flat roofing, cedar shake roofing, and composite roofing. Learn more about each today to narrow down your decision.Shingle RoofingPerhaps ...  Read More...

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