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 […]

How to Reduce Stress During an Insurance Claim

Insurance claim stress

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 […]

How to Nail Roofing Shingles

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Proper Nailing Techniques for Optimal Performance of Asphalt Shingles Roofing shingles and underlayment work together to provide your home with protection from the elements, including rain, snow, and wind. But these roofing products can only do their jobs when properly installed. Roofing shingles have specific guidelines for how they should be fastened to your roof. […]

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 […]

What to Expect During Construction

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 […]

Brick Chimney Leak Problems

What’s wrong with the picture above? It’s obvious this home has multiple problems. The chimney doesn’t have a cap and the homeowner has added a piece of plywood to keep out the rain and birds. The vines growing from the ground have followed the chimney bricks upward through the attic and out the roof. Sadly, […]

Brooke Laizure Receives Xactimate Level 3 Certification

Whirlwind News

We are thrilled and proud to announce that Whirlwind Roofing & Construction owner, Brooke Laizure, has received Xactimate Version 28 Level 3 Mastery Certification. Xactimate is the software used by insurance companies to determine the cost to repair your home after a hail storm, wind storm, etc. It is extremely complicated and very hard to […]

OnStar Crisis Assist

I received this message in my inbox this morning and thought I would share. It’s tornado season. Planning ahead can help ensure you and your family stay safe. And with OnStar®1 Crisis Assist, included with your OnStar plan, you’ve got support in an emergency 24/7. Simply push the blue button, and you’ll be connected with […]