Roofing Articles & Tips

To help save energy and money on utility bills, look to your home’s roof, siding, windows and doors. Your home’s exterior plays a big role in helping you stay cool indoors over the summer. Whether or not you have air conditioning, you’ll want to... Read more .

The roof protects you and your home from all kinds of weather, bugs, animals and falling debris. Yet we rarely think about the roof until it’s too late — and then it can be a big investment. Since your roof can last up to 25 years with proper... Read more .

Our infographic offers tips to help prepare your home before a storm strikes — and what to do afterward. Extreme weather can really take a toll on your home’s exterior, especially the siding. But there are certain things you can do before and... Read more .

Don’t let all the different roofing options available go over your head. Don’t put off thinking about a new roof until it’s too late and there’s water dripping into the living room. With so many roofing options available, it can be easy to feel... Read more .

Winter, summer, spring or fall? Learn the best seasons to finally make those home improvement dreams a reality. Who says holiday wish lists are only for the kids? It’s time to make your own wish list and begin planning a few home improvement... Read more .

Prioritize your home improvement wish list with the help of these remodeling costs and upgrade your home with fresh, new designs. Whether you’re planning a full-on renovation, or there’s a minor home remodel in your future, it’s important to know... Read more .

Sears’ exterior product guru talks the latest design trends for siding, roofs, windows and doors — and how you can get the look. If you want to know what’s trending in home exteriors, Jim Eldredge is your man. He’s the exterior product manager... Read more .

Here’s what you can do if a summer storm, hurricane or hailstorm strikes, plus what to do if a tree falls on your house. You don’t need a hurricane warning to crank up your stress level about possible storm damage to your home. Even a short-lived... Read more .

Our 9 tips will help you avoid being the victim of a roofing scam. When Sears Home Services employees learned that a resident of Thomasville, North Carolina had been burned by a roofing scam, they leapt to her aid. The team solved the problem,... Read more .

Make sure your roof and windows are ready for severe weather. Storm season is well underway, and it’s time to start thinking about storm preparedness. Your home’s roof and windows could take a beating, receiving the brunt of wind and hail damage.... Read more .