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An Exploration of Asphalt: Past, Present, and Future 

An Exploration of Asphalt: Past, Present, and Future 

It is ubiquitous. We find it where we play, where we drive, where we rest. That’s because it constructs our highways, airport runways, car parks, racetracks, tennis courts, basketball courts, and, of course, the shingles that form our roofs. Asphalt is a mixture of aggregates; it could be crushed rock, sand, gravel or slags. We […]

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Roof Myths and Facts: The Truth That Hangs Over All Our Heads

Roof Myths and Facts: The Truth That Hangs Over All Our Heads

More often than not, we have a roof over our heads. Whether you’re at home, at work, or at the grocery store, you can rest easy knowing the ceiling and roof that hangs above will protect you and everything else within the building from the elements. But roofing systems are much more than just flat […]

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Flat vs Sloped Roofs

Flat vs Sloped Roofs

The roof over your head keeps you warm and safe from the elements, so it’s important to consider the different kinds of roofing that can best your needs and environment. Roofs can be put into two main categories: flat and sloped. If you are building or buying a new home, hopefully, this little blog can […]

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Why You Should Consider Flat Roofing 

Why You Should Consider Flat Roofing 

There are different types of roofing to choose from such as metal shingles, tile shingles, wood shingles, and even solar panels. Although, we’re here to highlight why a flat roof just might be in your favor as opposed to other options. Flat roofs hold many benefits, from safety to practicality. Let’s take a look at […]

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How Residential and Commercial Roofs Differ

How Residential and Commercial Roofs Differ

El Paso Roofing has years of experience in both commercial and residential roofing. As you’ve probably noticed, many businesses have a flat roof design, while most homes have a sloped roof, but why? Why don’t business roofs look like residential roofs or vice versa? Well, this article will go over the basic differences between the […]

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Dangers of DIY Roof Repair: Why You Should Trust an Expert

Dangers of DIY Roof Repair: Why You Should Trust an Expert

  We’re sure you’ve known at least one know-it-all handyman who thinks he can do it all. Busted pipes? He’ll fix it himself. Janky air conditioning? He’ll just Youtube it. Leaky roof? He’s got a ladder and a hammer, so he’ll save some money and patch it up no problem. Until…he calls you from the […]

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Your Gutters and Pests: What You Need to Know

Your Gutters and Pests: What You Need to Know

El Paso summers are known for rain. Following a severe rainstorm comes the great possibility that your gutters will be clogged. What can you do about it? For one, you can give us a call. We’ll inspect your gutters and roof to determine if there are any issues. Being aware of what may be looming […]

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5 Dangers of Avoiding Fixing a Leaking Roof

5 Dangers of Avoiding Fixing a Leaking Roof

There are certain home maintenance items that one may easily get away with putting off. Unfortunately, a leaking roof isn’t one of them. No matter how the leak got there in the first place, it can create serious damage to your home and its foundation. So whether it was caused by improper installation, damage from […]

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Tips for Choosing a New Roof

Tips for Choosing a New Roof

At El Paso Roofing we’re keen on solid roof installations. Since replacing or installing a roof isn’t something that’s done often, we know that this investment should be for the long-term. Whether it’s a commercial or residential roof you’re looking to replace or install, the preparation work is important. There is a wide range of […]

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