Dave Laizure Receives FORTIFIED-Wise Roofer Certification (Again)

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Bixby, OK 2/3/2022 — Dave Laizure, co-owner of Whirlwind Roofing & Construction has received the exclusive FORTIFIED-Wise™ Roofer certification for the second time. The FORTIFIED-Wise Roofer demonstrates a solid understanding of the critical aspects of installation and documentation for roofing a new or existing home to meet the FORTIFIED standards. The Insurance Institute for Business […]

Brooke Laizure Elected to ORCA Board

2022 ORCA Board

Bixby, OK — Brooke Laizure has been elected as a 2022 board member for ORCA, the Oklahoma Roofing Contractors Association. It is a non-profit organization created to promote, train, and educate members and consumers on best practices for the roofing industry in the State of Oklahoma. Laizure is the co-owner of Whirlwind Roofing & Construction, […]

Christmas Lights Can Damage Your Roof

WW Xmas Light Damage Tulsa

Avoid damaging your roof this holiday season with these tips: Never staple Christmas lights to your roof. It voids the manufacturer’s shingle warranty and causes leaks. Instead, use the plastic tabs that slip between the shingles or use gutter hooks. Take care not to lean your ladder against your gutters. Ladders will bend the gutters […]

What to Expect on Roofing Day

What to Expect Whirlwind Roofing

Getting a new roof is pretty exciting. There will be lots of activity with many people on your property. No need to worry, though. It’s all purposefully orchestrated. Here is some information on what to expect and a few tips you can do to ensure the process moves along safely and smoothly. 1. Be prepared […]

Disaster Supplies Kit (Checklist)

At Whirlwind Roofing, we want you to be prepared for the upcoming storm season. That’s why we compiled information from NOAA, FEMA, and Weather.com to develop a Disaster Supplies Kit for you. After an emergency, you may need to survive on your own for several days. Being prepared means having your own food, water, and other supplies to last […]

Signs of a Roof Leak

Signs of a Roof Leak Tulsa

What are the signs of a roof leak, and what steps should you take to stop the damage? Here’s a handy infographic from State Farm about what to do when you’re faced with a leaking roof. For a free leak inspection, call us at 918-366-3341 or email [email protected] We look forward to serving you. Brooke Laizure, […]

16,000 IBHS FORTIFIED Roofs Stand Up to Hurricane Sally

In the October 2020 issue of Roofing Contractor magazine, the IBHS Fortified program was featured for its 16,000 roofs that stood up to Alabama’s Hurricane Sally. Whirlwind Roofing is proud to be one of the few Fortified certified contractors in the State of Oklahoma and Kansas. Below is an except of the article: In his […]

Photo Documentation

We see a lot of ugly and incorrect roof repairs during hail inspections. The photo above was particularly shameful. The worst part is the homeowner never sees it. That’s why Whirlwind Roofing & Construction documents every repair and roof replacement with photos before, during, and after the project. It’s just one of the complimentary services […]

Fireworks and Roof Safety Tips

It’s one of our favorite times of the year! Fun with family, tasty BBQ and cold watermelon, and celebrating our freedom. But when the sun goes down, the mini-pyrotechnics show in the neighborhood can rain down sparks and debris all over your home. Shingled homes are fairly safe from a few unruly embers. But any […]

Hire the Right Roofer for You

Hire the Right Roofer for You in Tulsa

There are many ways to find a reputable contractor to help with projects around the house. Online searches, Facebook likes, and manufacturer websites, just to name a few. But the best way to find a good contractor is through a referral from family and friends. We agree that a personal recommendation is the best source […]