Red Flag Warnings When Hiring a Roofing Contractor

There are a lot of good local roofing companies and a few not-so-reputable ones. Before hiring a roofing contractor, check out these red flags to avoid headaches later and ensure the best roof or home improvement project for your home. 1. No Proof of Insurance – Ask for a copy of the contractor’s  general liability […]

Coronavirus Notice

May 13, 2021 Dear Valued Customer: Today, federal health officials advised that Americans who are fully vaccinated against the coronavirus may stop wearing masks or maintaining social distance in most indoor and outdoor settings, regardless of size. At Whirlwind Roofing and Construction, please know that we have and are still following the latest CDC guidelines […]

How Millennial Women Can Reshape the Roofing Industry

By Chris Gray, Managing editor of Roofing Contractor magazine. (Read the May 2021 article) If Brooke Laizure is out representing Whirlwind Roofing & Construction of Oklahoma, odds are she will have to explain that she’s the boss. “The biggest issue I had in the beginning is suppliers, customers, and salespeople naturally assume that the men […]

5 Tips to Protect Your Home From Storm Damage

Spring has Sprung! It’s time to get ready for storm season. The flowers are blooming and the weather is starting to warm up, and so is the chance of dangerous storms. Here are 5 tips to help protect your home from storm damage. Trim Your Trees Spring is a great time to trim any tree […]

4 Ways to Save Big by Investing in a New Roof Now

You deserve the prettiest house in the neighborhood. Not only does it feel good to have a beautiful home, investing in home improvement projects like a new roof can substantially increase your home’s value. Here are 4 ways to save big by investing in a new roof now. Update the Appearance, Improve Resale Value Curb […]

Christmas Light Damage

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 […]

DIY Fall Maintenance Tips

It’s Fall, Ya’ll! It’s time for pumpkin spice lattes and football. And it’s time to get your home ready for winter. Here are four things you can do yourself. Clean Your Gutters Are your downspouts dry but your gutters are overflowing? It could be a hidden treasure blocking the flow like this child’s ball. Now […]

How to Identify Hail Damage on Your Roof

Did you know hail damage causes 1 billion dollars in damage to homes each year? Hail damage can be subtle but leads to big problems over time. Here’s what to look for: Roof hail damage is random with no regular pattern. Visible damage to the shingle with hail divots that are black in color when […]

How to Reduce Stress During an Insurance Claim

Stressed out about your insurance claim? Here are four tips to reduce anxiety about the process and get the most out of your claim. Whirlwind Roofing owner Brooke Laizure is Xactimate Version 28 Level 3 Mastery Certified. Xactimate is the software used by insurance companies to determine the cost to repair your home after a […]

Girl Power!

Brooke Laizure, co-owner of Whirlwind Roofing and Construction, is highlighted as a female mover and shaker in “Girl Power!” on page 14. Check it out!