September 16, 2023
What’s that Noise

What’s that Noise? Understanding and Addressing the Sounds Your Roof Makes

Do you ever notice strange sounds in your home coming from above? There are two things you should: 1) It’s not any sort of paranormal activity, […]
September 14, 2023
Mold in Your Home

Mold in Your Home: Understanding the Risks and Prevention Strategies

Mold is gross, and you know it when you see it. If it were just unsightly, that would be one thing, but it’s also a health […]
August 24, 2023
Maximizing Energy Efficiency

Maximizing Energy Efficiency: A Comprehensive Guide to Insulation

Did you know you can save an average of 20% on your home’s heating and cooling costs by maximizing your home’s energy efficiency?  Over the life […]
August 10, 2023
Do I Need to Move Out While My Roof is Being Replaced?

Do I Need to Move Out While My Roof is Being Replaced?

Ah, roof replacement. It’s not uncommon for homeowners to worry that they’ll have to move out during a roof replacement project.  Although it is a significant […]
August 3, 2023
What Makes a Roofing Project Run Smoothly?

What Makes a Roofing Project Run Smoothly?

Roof replacements are essential to home maintenance, protecting your home against the elements. It goes without saying that you want and deserve your roofing project to […]
July 20, 2023
Navigating Your Roof Warranty

Navigating Your Roof Warranty: Key Elements and What They Mean

Navigating the world of roof warranties can often seem like a complex task. However, understanding the protections that these warranties offer is a crucial aspect of […]
July 15, 2023

5 Ways to Keep Your Chimney in Good Condition

Chimney’s play two crucial roles 1) to provide Santa passage into your home and 2) to guide smoke and harmful gasses safely out of your house. […]
July 6, 2023

Enhancing Your Home’s Indoor Air Quality through Roof Repair or Replacement

Air quality has been an issue lately, as we’ve been experiencing here in Chicagoland.  We’ve been advised to stay mainly indoors, but you have to consider […]
June 15, 2023

Len Roofing & Remodeling Certifications: What You Need to Know

You’ll notice on our website that Len Roofing & Remodeling holds various professional certifications. We list these not to toot our own horn (okay, maybe we […]
June 1, 2023

How Do Insurance Adjusters Determine Roof Damage?

As a homeowner, you may find yourself facing potential roof damage following severe weather conditions.  Are you staring anxiously at your storm-ravaged roof, pondering the ins […]
May 15, 2023

5 Things Homeowners Need to Know about Roof Ventilation

Let’s shine a light on a topic that often gets lost in the attic of home improvement: roof ventilation.  While it might not be as glamorous […]
May 1, 2023

What Is the Right Gutter System for My Home?

Your home’s gutters play a crucial role when it comes to water drainage and preserving the structure of your house, but they are often an afterthought […]
April 28, 2023

5 Reasons Why You Should Never Shingle Your Own Roof

Even the highest quality roof needs to be replaced at some point.  When that time comes, homeowners face the decision of which roofing company to trust […]
April 19, 2023

5 Roofing Terms Every Homeowner Should Know

Roofing is a critical component of your home’s structure, protecting you and your belongings from the elements.  As a homeowner, it’s important to have a basic […]
April 15, 2023

Flooding: Understanding the Full Scope of Damage to Your Home

When there is a flood in your area that involves your home, there’s typically a lot more damage than meets the eye.  Whether it’s due to […]
April 10, 2023

Roofing Cost Estimate Vs. The Final Price

The prospect of having a new roof installed or an existing one replaced can be both exciting and intimidating.  Homeowners often wonder about the accuracy of […]
April 1, 2023

Summer Food Favorites

With summer on the horizon, thoughts of warm weather and fun outdoor activities are sure to come to mind.  Another element of summer that can’t be […]
March 21, 2023
Roofing Felt

Roofing Felt: What Homeowners Need to Know

You might be surprised to hear that your roof has felt on it.  Like many layers of the roof, your roofing felt is normally hidden beneath […]
March 14, 2023

Spring Food Favorites

We’re taking a detour today, shifting from all things roofing to food.  Last time, we shared some of our favorite winter dishes, and now we usher […]
February 22, 2023
5 Common Roof Types

5 Common Roof Types and How to Pick One for Your Home

Your roof is your home’s first and last defense against rain and water intrusion.  As a roofing and remodeling business, we may be a little biased, […]
February 16, 2023
Is Your Siding Fire-Resistant

Is Your Siding Fire-Resistant?

It is good to know whether your siding material is likely to resist fire.  And, when you’re choosing a new siding material, ask for more than […]
February 9, 2023

How to Know When It’s Time to Replace or Repair Your Windows

You look out your windows every day, but when you do, you’re rarely thinking about the windows themselves.  It’s easy for you to forget about your […]
January 30, 2023

A Roof Typically Consists of These 6 Components

Raise the roof! Your roof is the crowning glory of your home, and it’s important to understand the different components that make it up. Not only […]
January 23, 2023

4 Renovations That Can Boost Your Home’s Value

Whether you’re planning on selling or simply remodeling, some renovations add value to your home.  Resale value is dictated by many factors, including the size, state, […]
September 16, 2023
What’s that Noise

What’s that Noise? Understanding and Addressing the Sounds Your Roof Makes

Do you ever notice strange sounds in your home coming from above? There are two things you should: 1) It’s not any sort of paranormal activity, […]
December 8, 2022

Winter is Coming: Is Your Home’s Exterior Protected

This is an update to our post from last year. What’s new? We added a section on how to treat your windows to prevent heat from […]
October 13, 2022

It’s Always a Good Time for a Roof Inspection

Your roof is an important part of your home but not one that you look at too frequently. Unlike your floors or your walls, your roof […]
October 6, 2022

Fall Food Favorites

Roofers get hungry too!  This fall, we thought we would share our favorite fall foods and recipes that make the season special to us. Get prepared […]
September 29, 2022

5 Safety Tips for Halloween Roof Decorating

Do you love decorating your house for Halloween, but hate having to get up on the roof to put up your decorations?  Never fear—with a few […]
September 22, 2022

How to Spot a Roofing Scam

If you don’t know a lot about roofing, that’s perfectly understandable—it’s not exactly a topic that comes up in everyday conversation.  But when it comes time […]
August 30, 2022

Roofing Work You Can Do on Your Own

Okay, we’re going to contradict ourselves a little bit, because in an earlier blog post, we advised against the DIY roofing approach.  In fact, we titled […]
August 23, 2022

Top 7 Roofing Tips for Homeowners

If you don’t know much about the ins and outs of roofing, it’s okay.  You can always take the time to learn a few tips to […]
July 22, 2022

Client Success Story: New Roofing, Siding, Windows, Interior Trim, and Custom Molding

Situation Like many of our clients, a Northbrook family was looking for a new roof, siding, and windows, and potentially trim and masonry work.  However, this […]