By John Doe December 11 2017

Our Ultimate List: 101 Roofing Blog Post Ideas

Roofing related blog topics are pretty popular with the home improvement crowd, and for good reason. A roof is one of the most expensive repairs or upgrades that you will perform on your home, and you don’t want to make decisions regarding a new roof without getting all of the information possible to help you make a good decision.

As long as you’re connecting with your audience and providing them with the information they need to make wise decisions about repairing or replacing their roof, you are successfully running a roofing company blog. By offering consumers the information and the ability to speak with a roofing professional about their roofing questions, you are putting yourself and your roofing company at the forefront of their mind.

Some of the popular blog topics for roofing companies are listed here so that you can find inspiration to start your own roofing company blog.

These topics should help you to gather your own ideas for your blog and you can start promoting your roofing blog today.

The Top 50 Blog Topics For Roofing Companies

 

  1. Start a frequently asked questions corner so that your readers can post their questions and you can interact and answer them.

 

  1. How do you choose the right ventilation for your roof? What happens if you do not install ventilation in your roof? Will a roofing job be up to code without ventilation installed?

 

  1. Why should you have a professional roof inspection to assess heavy storm damage? What are the ramifications of not having a professional come and inspect your roof damage at the time that it occurs?

 

  1. How do you prevent problems with your roof ventilation as your roof ages? What are some of the problems that can occur that are centered around the ventilation in your roof? Is metal better than having shingles installed? What about tile roofs? What are the other options in roofing material that a homeowner may want to have installed?

 

  1. Is it necessary to clean your roof? How often should you clean your roof? What will happen if you don’t clean your roof?

 

  1. What should you use to clean your roof? Do you use common household items to clean your roof? Do you have to buy specialty commercial products to use to clean your roof?
  1. What is the best time of year to have your roof replaced? Why is it the best time of year to have your roof replaced? Can you replace a roof during the rainy season? Can you replace a roof in the winter time? If you choose the optimal season to have your roof replaced, are you charged more? If you choose to have your roof replaced in the winter are you charged more?

 

  1. What should you do when you have visible broken roof shingles? Is this something that can be repaired? Is this something that requires that a reroof be performed on your home?  Is metal better than having shingles installed? What about tile roofs? What are the other options in roofing material that a homeowner may want to have installed?

 

  1. Can you still live in your home while it is being reroofed? What are some of the dangers of being in a home that is being reroofed? Is there anything in the roofing material that can make me or my family sick? Is it best to vacate the property while it is in the process of having a new roof installed?

 

  1. How does insufficient ventilation cause your roof to rot? How does roof ventilation allow moisture to escape but not to enter? Who would install a roof without any roof vents in it?

 

  1. How to stop roofing tiles from clogging your gutter. Do you need to climb onto your roof and remove the broken tile roof pieces before it causes your gutters to clog and begin flooding areas  of your roof? What will happen if you allow areas of your roof to start being flooded by clogged gutters?

 

  1. How does moss affect your roof? How do you get moss on your roof? Should you trim back any plant growth from your home in order to prevent the growth of moss on your roof? What will happen to your roof if you leave the moss growing on it? Does having a metal roof ensure that moss will not grow on your roof? Does having a tile roof ensure that moss won’t grow on your roof?

 

  1. What should you do if something punctures a hole in your roof? Is it acceptable if it doesn’t penetrate the decking? How quickly do you need to replace the shingles that have been punctured? Is this a DIY repair or should you hire a professional to repair a roof puncture?

 

  1. What does a bad roof installation look like? Where are some of the areas that the roofing contractor cut corners? Does it take a professional to be able to point out a bad roof installation?

 

  1. What does a good roof installation look like? Where are some of the common areas that corners are cut that my roofing contractor performed to spec? Does it take a professional to be able to point out a good roof installation? What does my roofing contractor mean when he prices my roof in squares? How can I count the squares to be sure that I am getting the value for my money?

 

  1. What are the pros of patching your roof versus moving forward with a reroof? Why would someone opt for patching a roof instead of immediately re roofing the home?

 

  1. What are some of the cons of patching your roof versus moving forward with a reroof? Why would someone opt for patching a roof instead of immediately re roofing the home?

 

  1. How to choose a professional roofing contractor. What are some questions you should ask? How can you recognize a quality roofing contractor in today’s market?

 

  1. Where can I find a professional roofing contractor? What are some of the places I should avoid when I am looking for a quality roofing contractor in today’s market?
  1. What are the pros of using some of the new roof coatings? Do they extend the life of your roof? Are there any benefits that I am not aware of in using the new roof coatings on the market?

 

  1. What are the cons of using some of the new roof coatings? Do they cause damage to your roof when you apply them? Does it take a professional roofing contractor to apply the roof coatings, or is this a job that can be DIY?

 

  1. What is a living roof? Why would someone want a living roof? Where can I find some examples of a living roof? What kind of climate is right in order to have a living roof? What type of material will you find on a living roof? Who is the prime candidate for having a living roof installed on their home? Is there a type of home that should not have a living roof installed on it? Can anyone have a living roof installed or does it require a special type of permit in order to legally have a living roof?

 

  1. How do you care for a living roof? Is it expensive to maintain a living roof? Are there special permits that are necessary to have a living roof? As a professional roofing contractor, would you recommend the installation of living roofs?

 

  1. What you should know before you begin installing a skylight. What are the chances that the area around the skylight will eventually begin to leak? What are some of the pitfalls and hazards of installing skylights on my home’s roof? Can you install skylights in a metal roof? Can you install skylights in a tile roof? Are there drawbacks to installing skylights in a metal roof?

 

  1. Start a checklist for spring cleaning your roof. What materials are needed? Is this a DIY job, or should a professional be hired to spring clean the roof on your home?

 

  1. How do snow and ice impact the roof on my home? How can I help my roof avoid damage from ice and snow? Are there companies that will remove snow and ice from my roof for me regularly? Is there something that I can install on my roof that will prevent ice and snow from accumulating?

 

  1. What are some environmentally friendly roofing choices? Are there a wide variety of environmentally friendly roofing materials on the market today?

 

  1. Perform a comparison of the well-known roofing material that consumers typically have installed on their home. Is metal better than having shingles installed? What about tile roofs? What are the other options in roofing material that a homeowner may want to have installed?

 

  1. What should you look for when you’re looking at a roof on a home you plan to buy? Are there obvious signs that the roof will soon need replacement?

 

  1. Does heat affect your roof? What sort of damage can heat do to your roof?

 

  1. How long is a roof designed to last? Does the life expectancy of a roof vary with the material that you are using for the roof? What is the material that lasts the longest? Is metal better than having shingles installed? What about tile roofs? What are the other options in roofing material that a homeowner may want to have installed?

 

  1. What should you do when your roof begins to leak? Where can you address the leak without getting on the roof in the rain? Should you immediately call a roofing contractor when you spot a leak?

 

  1. What should you expect when a roofing company comes to provide you with an estimate for a new roof? Do they need to get on the roof in order to provide you with an estimate?

 

  1. Cleaning and maintaining the gutters on your home. Should you have a set schedule to clean your gutters? Is cleaning your gutters a DIY job or should you hire someone to do it?

 

  1. How to remove mold from the roof of your home. Will mold damage your roof material if you do not clean it off? Do you need to hire a professional to clean mold from your roof or is this a DIY job?

 

  1. How long does it typically take to replace a roof? Are there certain factors that can affect the time it takes to replace your roof? Will the cost increase if your roof isn’t finished on the projected date?

 

  1. Getting your roof ready for winter checklist. Can you winterize your roof yourself or is this something that you need to hire a professional to do? What does winterizing your roof entail exactly?

 

  1. What are the worst ideas for protecting a roof that you have witnessed while working in the roofing industry? Give some examples of horrible roof covering ideas that you have seen homeowners use in order to try to extend the life of their roof.

 

  1. Can you replace a roof by yourself? Is roofing ever a one person job? How long will it take one person to replace a residential roof? Is it advisable to do a roofing job by yourself?
  1. What are some recent advances in roofing technology that could possibly save homeowners money? Are roofing materials any different today than they were 30 years ago?

 

  1. How to better insulate your roof. Does better insulating your roof automatically mean your home is better insulated? What should you do if your roof isn’t insulated at all? Is metal better than having shingles installed? What about tile roofs? What are the other options in roofing material that a homeowner may want to have installed?

 

  1. How do hurricanes affect the life of your roof? If there is no visible damage to your roof, does this mean that a hurricane hasn’t caused any damage to your roof? Will a roofing contractor be able to tell you if your roof has sustained damage from a recent hurricane?

 

  1. How do blizzards affect the life of your roof? If there is no visible damage to your roof, does this mean that a blizzard hasn’t caused any damage to your roof? Will a roofing contractor be able to tell you if your roof has sustained damage from a recent blizzard?

 

  1. How do hail storms affect the life of your roof? If there is no visible damage to your roof, does this mean that a hail storm hasn’t caused any damage to your roof? Will a roofing contractor be able to tell you if your roof has sustained damage from a recent hail storm?

 

  1. A how to guide on de-icing your roof. Is de-icing your roof something that can be DIY, or should you hire a roofing contractor to de-ice your roof? What are some of the dangers involved in de-icing your roof by yourself?

 

  1. How can you be sure that you’re hiring the right roofing contractor? What questions should you ask the roofing contractor to find out if they are the right hire for you?

 

  1. Where can you find the right roofing contractor? Is there a website for roofing contractors? Should you hire a general contractor or a roofing contractor?

 

  1. What are the differences in a DIY roof replacement and a professionally performed roof replacement? Are there visible differences in a DIY roof replacement and a professionally performed roof replacement? Is metal better than having shingles installed? What about tile roofs? What are the other options in roofing material that a homeowner may want to have installed?

 

  1. What are the most frequent complaints about skylights? Are skylights dangerous to the health of your roof?

 

  1. What are the most frequent problems with gutters? Are gutters a frequent cause of roof damage? Do clogged gutters damage roofs?

These additional roofing blog topic ideas should help you to brainstorm some great ideas for your own roofing company blog page.

 

  1. Do you need to replace a metal roof?
  2. What are some signs that you should replace a metal roof?
  3. How expensive is it to install a metal roof?
  4. Can installing a metal roof be a DIY job?
  5. What type of metal is used in metal roofing?
  6. What is the fastest recorded roof installation ever?
  7. Where was the fastest recorded roof installation done?
  8. Who was the roofing crew that performed the fastest recorded roof installation?
  9. What are the best work gloves to wear when you’re working with roofing shingles?
  10. What are the best work gloves to wear when you’re working with metal roofing?
  11. What are the best work gloves to wear when you’re working with roofing tiles?
  12. What type of shoes should you wear when you are installing a shingle roof?
  13. What type of shoes should you wear when you’re installing a metal roof?
  14. List some dramatic roof replacements, and attach before and after photos of the replacements.
  15. Can you have a heated roof installed on your home?
  16. Who can install a heated roof?
  17. Can installing a heated roof be a DIY project?
  18. What is the proper way to set up a ladder?
  19. What is the proper way to set up a ladder on a roof to reach a second story roof?
  20. List some DIY roofing fails and attach before and after photos.
  21. List some DIY roofing wins and attach before and after photos.
  22. List some technology that has recently made installing new roofs easier.
  23. What are some signs that your roofing contractor is ripping you off?
  24. What are some signs that your roofing contractor is being completely honest with you?
  25. Should you get a second opinion on a roof inspection?
  26. Should you get a second quote for a roof replacement?
  27. What are the best shingle brands to use to ensure you have a long-lasting roof?
  28. What are some of the worst shingle brands to use that will not give you a long-lasting roof?
  29. How large of a team do you need to replace your residential roof?
  30. How large of a team do you need to install a metal residential roof?
  31. How large of a team do you need to replace a flat commercial roof?
  32. How large of a team do you need to replace a tile residential roof?
  33. Show before and after photos of ten of the most severely damaged roofs from hail.
  34. Show before and after photos of ten of the most severely damaged roofs from snow.
  35. Show before and after photos of ten of the most severely damaged roofs from hurricanes.
  36. Show before and after photos of ten of the most severely damaged roofs from the sun.
  37. How do you become a residential roofer?
  38. How do you become a commercial roofer?
  39. What is the typical day like in the life of a commercial roofer?
  40. What is the typical day like in the life of a residential roofer?
  41. What is so dangerous about residential roofing for a living?
  42. What is so dangerous about commercial roofing for a living?
  43. Is installing a tile roof worth the money?
  44. Why are tile roofs so expensive to have installed?
  45. What is the average life span of a tile roof?
  46. What is the average life span of a metal roof?
  47. What is the average life span of a shingle roof?
  48. When should you replace a shingle roof with a metal roof?
  49. When should you replace a shingle roof with a tile roof?
  50. When should you replace a tile roof with another material?