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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Hire the Right Roofer for You

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 […]

Whirlwind Receives Malarkey Residential Contractor Certification

Whirlwind Roofing is proud to be approved as a Malarkey Certified Residential Contractor. The highly coveted program offers “roofing excellence” for contractors and their team. It offers a step-by-step application process to ensure that contractors are current on the latest industry accepted application procedures and installation techniques. For more information, Click Here.

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, […]