October 30, 2015
Roof with underlayment.

Clarkson Townhomes Case Study

Published by Pawel Matonog This fall we worked on a larger project in the Clarkson area of Mississauga.  Archer Roofing met with the condominium corporation in […]
October 26, 2015
Close-up of curled shingles

Why are the Corners of my Shingles Turning up?

The term ‘curling’ is applied to shingles that have corners turning up and it is commonly caused by moisture on the underside of the shingle. Many […]
October 13, 2015
granule loss on shingles

How to Measure Granule Loss on a Roof

What roofing shingle granules are and why they matter. Granules on roofing shingles serve many purposes—they protect the asphalt layer in shingles from UV rays and […]
October 8, 2015
granules in gutters

What are the Aging Signs of a Roof?

You might not notice the damage from your front lawn or driveway, but even a one-year-old roof can look different from a roof that was just […]
October 7, 2015
CertainTeed's WinterGuard on all roofs.

Best Synthetic Roofing Underlayment Options

When it comes to roofing underlayment for your home there are ONLY a few choices. Having met many homeowners who were confused about choosing roofing underlayment […]
October 1, 2015
asphalt saturated felt

Synthetic vs. Felt Underlayment: Which One is Superior?

As mentioned in my previous article on roofing materials, a quality roofing underlay is critical to preserving the life of a roof, as well as working […]