Roofing Blog

Specialty Roofing Shingles

At New Roof Long Island, we have partnered up with some of the more major roofing material companies, to ensure that we beat any and all contractor quotes. For requests that need to be filled specifically, such as specialty roofing shingles, we have exactly what you...

Designer Roof Shingles

Designer roof shingles can give that popping appearance that your house may need, especially if you are looking to sell or make an additional installation to your roof for any reason. When looking for shingles that will emulate the overall look of wood or slate...

3 Tab Roofing Shingles

A Roof shingle that shows 3 tabs, or measures 3 feet, is fittingly known as 3-tab roofing shingles. They are normally guaranteed for 20 years and help the roof to have a smooth, defined look. Depending on the manufacturer, 3-tab roof shingles are often available in...

Slate Roofing

When it comes to slate roofing, our company gets the job done the right way. We are well aware that all of our customers and clients are looking for experience, convenience and efficiency, which is what we boast the most, next to our appropriate skills to complete...

Wood Shake Roofing

Wood shakes and wood shingles are manufactured from cedar, cypress, pine and redwood trees. Shakes are split from logs and reshaped by manufacturers for use on homes. They are thicker at the butt end than shingles; generally one or both surfaces are split to obtain a...

How to Find the Right Roofing Contractor

If you are contemplating on getting a new roof installed or are repairing/restoring an old one, the investment can be significant. This makes it important for you to choose a roofing contractor who will be able to meet your requirements and work within your budget...

The Importance of Roof Maintenance and Cleaning

If you feel that a few twigs and leave in your gutters will do no harm, think again. Cleaning your roof gutters becomes a very important and part of preventing major & expensive repairs. The gutters on your roof perform one very important function- the control the...