Sioux City

May 28, 2019

What to Look For in a Roof When Buying a New Home

When you are looking to buy a new home, you want to be aware of what kind of condition that home’s critical components are in. One of the most critical components of any home is the roofing system. In this blog, we want to help inform homeowners about what to look for in a roof when they are shopping for homes. Although we don’t recommend prospective homeowners undertake roofing inspections themselves (leave that to the professionals!) we do advocate for gaining the knowledge that can help you make informed decisions during the home buying process. Read on to learn about some of the key things to look for. How old is the roof? Find out when the existing roof was installed. A typical asphalt or composite shingle roof in our climate can be expected to last about 20 years. Any longer than that and you can expect problems to begin developing soon, if they haven’t […]
April 29, 2019

4 Signs of a Professional Roofing Contractor

There is no shortage of roofing contractors to choose from in the Omaha and Sioux City metro areas. You can probably name a few right off the top of your head. But how can you tell which roofing contractor will provide you with the highest level of professional service and which will cut corners or look out for their own interests first? At Royalty Roofing, we live by the motto “Royalty Loyalty.” It means never compromising our integrity and keeping our customer’s needs as our highest priority at all times. Read on to learn about some of the key signs of a professional roofing contractor. Customer reviews. One of the great things the internet has done for consumers is make it easy to voice your opinion on a product or service. Whether it’s on Facebook, Yelp, Amazon, or elsewhere, reading customer reviews is a good way to begin getting an idea about a company or […]
January 28, 2019

How Snow and Ice Impact Your Roof

Winter in the Midwest. From driving over roads covered with ice and slush to shoveling snow day after day, it can put a lot of stress on homeowners. But it also puts a lot of stress on your roof. In this blog, you’ll learn about three of the main issues that homeowners need to be aware of regarding how snow and ice impact your roof. Added Stress. Did you ever wonder why almost every residential roof today is pitched, rather than flat? While it has become the norm, pitched roofs serve a very functional purpose by helping snow slide off and preventing other material from collecting on top of it. This is important because snow is surprisingly heavy when it begins to collect. While this added weight is likely not going to cause your roof to collapse, it may be adding stress that is not good for its long-term health. Icicles also contribute added weight […]
January 17, 2019

12 Days of Giving Back Recap

At Royalty Roofing, customer service is what drives us. But we are also committed to serving our community. During the 2018 holiday season, our team created and participated in a 12 day long event where we highlighted and volunteered at various community organizations. We encourage you to get involved too! In this blog, we’ll provide a quick recap of the organizations that we featured and let you know how you can get involved and help further their respective missions. The Salvation Army. Did you know that two hours of bell ringing at a Salvation Army red kettle raises about $60 in donations? The money goes straight to Salvation Army’s programs to help provide basic needs, housing, youth services, rehabilitation, counseling, and spiritual care to people in the Omaha metro area. Though you see a lot of the red kettles during the holiday season, the need doesn’t end there. The Salvation Army needs help year round. […]