Misc Articles

February 2, 2018

Different Styles, Different Materials, And Different Solutions

Roofing 101 – Different Styles, Different Materials, And Different Solutions There are many different types of material and styles to choose from than ever before. At […]
February 2, 2018

When Is the Best Time to Replace a Roof?

 When Is the Best Time to Replace a Roof?   At McKay Sheet Metal & Roofing we are open 12 months of the year however there […]
February 2, 2018

Could Your Home Benefit From Skylights?

Skylights offer aesthetic appeal and even energy-saving properties to enhance your home in the Ottawa Valley. If you are looking for a better way to add […]
February 2, 2018

Emergency Roof Leak Repairs

Emergency Roof Leak Repairs   There are many situations in which your roof could begin to leak. It could be from blow off shingles, ice damming […]
February 2, 2018

Can Roofing be done in the Winter Months?

Can Roofing be done in the Winter Months?   At McKay Sheet Metal & Roofing we are open 12 months of the year and in the […]
February 2, 2018

Roofing Terminology: Glossary of Common Roofing Terms

Algae Rooftop fungus that can leave dark stains on roofing. Angled Fasteners Roofing nails and staples driven into decks at angles not parallel to the deck. […]
February 2, 2018

Why are there dark streaks and/or discoloration on my roof?

You may have the most attractive landscaping, beautiful windows and charming mailbox, but black streaks running down your roof can ruin your home’s curb appeal. What […]
February 2, 2018

Why does one side of my roof seem to age faster than the other sides?

February 2, 2018

Can I install a new roof over top of my old shingle roof?

If you know it’s time for a new shingle roof on your home, you may have heard that you can just put a new layer of […]