Latest Roofing News
Fiscal cliff deal renews roofing tax credits for 2012-2013
One of the benefits of the fiscal cliff deal of January 2013 was to renew certain tax credits that expired at the end of 2011. Some energy-efficient home upgrades, including roofing, are reinstated through the end of 2013.
Roofing revolution: from asphalt to vegetation
Before you settle for ordinary petroleum-based asphalt shingles, consider some of today's latest roofing materials. They're beautiful, practical and designed to help save energy -- and the planet.
Home energy tax credits: Are they still available?
In recent years, energy tax credits made many home projects more affordable. Since January 1, 2012, the scope of projects that qualify for tax breaks has narrowed considerably, but there are still many incentives available.
New roofing: How many years can it last?
Some roofing products are designed to last the lifetime of your residence, while others are rated for a few decades or more. Learn about the benefits and costs of different roofing materials.
Lease roof-top solar power system for zero down
Affordable electricity can be within reach thanks to new solar power leasing programs. Find out about leasing: how leasing companies bear the risk and provide generous lease incentives.