Nail Gun or Hammer: What’s Better?

“Is using a nail gun to install shingles as good as using a hammer and hand-nailing?” This is a question we hear often. Nail guns are considered a “pneumatic” tool, meaning that they are fueled [...]

Shingle Color: How Do You Choose?

When you are considering replacing your roof, it is wise to put serious thought into the color of the shingles you choose. A roof is a large investment that is not easily (or cheaply) swapped out [...]

Should You Patch Your Roof or Replace It?

Making good decisions regarding your roof is key in minimizing long-term costs, as well as giving you and your family peace of mind. A decision that many homeowners often face when they notice a [...]

How to File a Hail Claim

We are in the midst of hail season here in Nebraska, one of the states with the highest risk of hail damage. While you can take measures to prevent hail damage to assets such as your car (by [...]

Impact Resistant Shingles Demystified

If you are in the market to replace your roof, you have likely heard the term “impact resistant shingles.” But, what does this mean, exactly? All shingles are rated on their ability to resist [...]

Replacing Your Roof? Here’s How to Prepare

You have chosen your colors, signed the contract, and now you are patiently awaiting the start of your roofing project. Apple Roofing does all they can to make the roofing project as painless and [...]