1. What Damages My Roof?

    As much as we would like to believe our roofs to be indestructible, it just isn’t true. Fortunately, there are roofing professionals you can call to replace your roof when things get messy. Your Nashville home may seem some rough weather ahead, so it’s best to be prepared and know what types of weather can negatively affect your roof: High Winds High wind can rip shingles right off your roof! …Read More

  2. Asphalt or Metal Roofing?

    You’ve been noticing tiles from your roof ending up in the front yard and now there’s a leak coming from the ceiling in your home. It’s official: you need a new roof. Once you’ve settled on the fact you need to get a replacement, you need to decide what material you will choose. The two most popular choices for roofing material are asphalt shingles and metal shingles. Take a look at the pr…Read More

  3. How to Tell When Your Gutters Should be Replaced

    Your gutters may be giving you grief, but how do you know when they just need basic repair or when they need to be replaced entirely? Read on for answers! What signs should I look for before replacing my gutters? If your gutters have sprung leaks in the corners, that might be your first sign. Also, be sure to check for water stains or rust in metal gutters. Rust is a definite sign that you need re…Read More

  4. Musts For Home Exterior Maintenance

    There’s no doubt about it, owning a home is a huge responsibility. In order to protect your investment, regular attention to and maintenance of your house’s exterior is imperative. When neglected, even small details can turn into big problems. Nobody knows this better than the professionals of Sparks Roofing, where we see and work on homes from Nashville to Clarksville whose exterior has been …Read More

  5. Common Myths About Metal Roofing

    For homeowners in Clarksville, Nashville, and the rest of Tennessee, metal roofing can be a popular choice. If you are considering upgrading your home’s roof, you may have heard one or more of the following myths about metal roofs. People like to talk about things they don’t understand, but the professional roofers of Sparks Roofing are here to tell you that the following claims about metal ro…Read More

  6. The Crucial Role Of Attic Insulation

    As the leading experts for residential roofing and gutters in Nashville and Clarksville, we are often more familiar with what’s going on in our customers’ attics than they themselves are. One thing we see a lot is attics in dire need of adequate insulation. Since it’s often an ‘out of sight, out of mind’ situation, we thought we’d share some of the consequences of poor attic insulation…Read More

  7. Beware Water Near Your Home’s Foundation!

    If you’re a new homeowner in the Nashville or Clarksville area, you’re probably just beginning to learn about all the things you must do to keep your home safe and looking great. If there’s one lesson that the roofing contractors of Sparks Roofing can impart, it’s that water is no joke. Of course you know you don’t want water getting into your home, but water accumulating near the buildi…Read More

  8. Metal Roof Condensation Issues

    Have you noticed that your metal roofing is “sweating” on the inside? Condensation issues plague homeowners from Clarksville to Nashville, causing water damage, rotting wood, and encouraging mold and mildew growth. The fact is, condensation in the attic is simply more noticeable with metal roofing, but any type of roof is susceptible. Why does condensation occur? There are two ingredients that…Read More

  9. Avoiding A Wavy Roof

    Have you noticed that your shingle roof has a “wavy” appearance? You might think it’s just an indication that it’s time for a roof replacement, but even brand new roofing can have this problem. If your roofing contractors don’t keep a careful eye on the plywood sheathing beneath the shingles, new shingles could actually make a wavy roof all the more noticeable. So what causes wavy roofin…Read More