When it comes to curb appeal, it’s important to pay attention to your roof. The sheer size of the roof makes it one of the first things people notice about your house, whether it’s guests visiting or potential homebuyers if you’re trying to sell. A roof that looks old is a definite turn-off and can really make your home look unattractive, even if everything else is in tip-top shape. Luckily, there are some things you and your roofing contractor can do to make a tired old roof look younger. [Read more…]
As an integral part of your gutter system, downspouts need to be situated carefully for maximum effectiveness. It can be hard to know exactly how many you need and the optimal spots to place them, but as a general rule of thumb, your gutters should have one downspout every 30-40 feet. There are, however, exceptions to this rule. [Read more…]
If you enjoy working with your hands and doing weekend DIY projects, it can be tempting to try to save money by doing roof repairs on your own. But even if you consider yourself an accomplished DIYer, roof repair takes skill and knowledge that only comes with years of experience. That is why repairing your roof is one project that should be left to professional roofing contractors like Muth & Company Roofing. [Read more…]
If you notice a stain around your bathroom’s exhaust fan, your first thought might be that you have a leak that will require a roof repair. In most instances, however, this is not the case. Rather, it’s most likely caused by insufficient venting, which allows the excess heat and moisture from your bathroom to gather in the attic instead of being directed out through the roof. [Read more…]
This year, Muth & Company Roofing is excited to celebrate 25 years of working and serving in our community! We have taken great pride in building a stellar reputation by providing high-quality integrated roofing systems that protect home and business owners across the Columbus area. That reputation has brought us many repeat customers, and we couldn’t have gotten where we are today without them. [Read more…]
At Muth & Company Roofing, we are always looking for opportunities to give back to the community that has helped make us one of the top roofing companies in the Columbus area and beyond. We believe every community needs strong members who are able to encourage, support, and serve each other, and this spring, it was again our pleasure to sponsor a table at the annual Pastors Appreciation Breakfast. [Read more…]
As summer progresses and the weather continues to heat up, more and more people look forward to spending their free time playing in the water and basking in the sun at the pool or on the lake. Here at Muth & Company Roofing, we care about our community, and would like to share the following summer water safety tips to help our customers enjoy a safe and fun summer. [Read more…]
Along with the more pleasant aspects of spring – warm breezes, green grass and blooming flowers – come the more annoying ones as well, such as tree buds, seed pods, and other tree debris clogging up your gutters. Most homeowners know that it’s important to clean out gutters in preparation for winter, but they sometimes forget that it’s just as important to do in the spring as well.
There’s no denying that operating a motorcycle is a dangerous business, for a variety of reasons. According to the Ohio Department of Public Safety, in 2014, there were 3,651 motorcycle crashes, with 3,060 injuries and 140 fatalities (operators and passengers). Many of these accidents could have been avoided if both motorcyclists and other drivers on the road were more aware of some simple safety rules. In honor of May being Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, Muth & Company Roofing would like to share these tips on motorcycle safety.
When it comes to choosing new roofing, it can be easy for homeowners to focus on the quality and texture of shingles and forget that picking the right color is equally important. Since you only have one chance to get it right, it’s essential to pick a shade that will work with the color and style of your home, as well as blending with the other homes in your neighborhood. Consider these tips from Muth & Company Roofing to help you choose the perfect roof for your home.