Roofing in 100 Degrees

scrosroofing Roof Installation, Roof Safety

Underneath the blazing sun of Raleigh NC, our roofers are tearing off shingles and nailing on new asphalt shingles: just another day in the life for us folks at Scro’s Roofing Company. Scro’s Roofing has been in the business for 20 years in Raleigh, NC and we know a thing or two about the blistering summer heat.  It’s approximately 200° …

Roof Safety First

scrosroofing Roof Safety

At Scro’s Roofing Company we take “Roof Safety” very serious.  We comply with all local North Carolina and OSHA Fall Protection Standards along with some of our own very stringent Safety standards.  We have a Full Detailed and Written “Fall Protection Policy” in place and is followed on every roof we install.  Each one of our employees have received, read, …

Roof Anatomy & Lingo

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Rake Edge – Although its name implies that it is a type of tool, when one is referring to the anatomy of a roof, the rake is actually a certain area of the roof. More precisely, it is the perimeter edge that extends between the ridge and the eave. It typically is perpendicular to both of those parts.The eave and rake …

Beware of Roofing Storm Chasers

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What is a storm chaser? Storm chasers are companies that follow severe weather from area to area, completing home repairs (generally roofs and siding) that are damaged by hail and wind. They collect homeowners’ insurance claim checks in payment for their services, complete the work (often shoddily) before moving on to the next storm ravaged area. Here in Raleigh, we …