August 29, 2023

Enhance Your Home’s Defense with Hail Resistant Class 4 Shingles from Lincoln Exteriors

When it comes to protecting your home from the unpredictable forces of nature, every layer of defense matters. One such crucial layer is your roof. Hailstorms can wreak havoc on your property, causing damage that goes beyond the surface. As a responsible homeowner, it’s essential to invest in durable and reliable roofing materials.
December 21, 2022

Attic Rain 101

Each Winter in Alberta, there are a number of homeowners who experience ceiling, kitchen and bathroom vent leaks in their homes. While some might assume this moisture is coming in through their exterior roofing system, this is often not the case. What many are not aware of is the cause of this leaking – which is oftentimes due to a condition known as attic rain.
October 4, 2022

All About Roof Ventilation

Do you know the possible hazards that can result from improper roof ventilation? Attic rain, condensation, and ice damming are all common problems that can be easily prevented with adequate roof ventilation. Worse yet, did you know that the majority of residential roofs in Calgary are under-ventilated? At Lincoln Exteriors, we want to teach you about proper roof ventilation and
July 18, 2022

General Roofing Systems 101

How well do you know your roof? A quality roofing system is essential for not only the safety of your home, but also your home’s valuation, and surprisingly to many, its level of energy efficiency. Yes, there is MUCH more to your roofing system than just shingles – each component of a great roofing system is important in properly protecting
February 4, 2022

Protecting Your Home’s Exterior During a Roof Replacement

Many homeowners rely on their local roofing contractors to get their roof replacement job done properly. However, their main qualm is that they tend to leave behind a ton of mess once the job is done. Here are some tips to help protect your home during a roof replacement project.
December 2, 2021

Hallmarks of a Well-Installed Asphalt Shingle Roof

Roofing contractors will tell you that the roof is the most prominent part of your home. It’s an intricate system with a lot of parts that all come together to ensure that your home is protected. To help you understand what encompasses a well-installed asphalt shingle roof, we’ll break down some of its characteristics here:
November 3, 2021

The Basics That You Need to Know About Roof Adaptation

Not a lot of homeowners hear about roof adaptation. Simply put, roof adaptation is a process where a roofing contractor modifies your roof to better withstand the harshness of the elements, particularly heat. It may seem like a complicated and expensive process, but there are actually a lot of great benefits in undertaking such a project. If you need a little
September 23, 2021

Reasons to Choose Roof Replacement Over Roof Repair

Are you contemplating whether it is time to get a roof repair or a replacement? Selecting the proper service as soon as you detect an issue, like a missing shingle or loose-fitting flashing after a storm, is essential to saving money and time in the long run. Here are some important reasons why you should replace your roof instead of repairing
August 17, 2021

4 Factors That Help Improve Roof Resilience

The roof is your home’s primary defense against the harsh elements so it has to perform well even after years of wear and tear. According to our exterior remodeling experts, there are four big factors that help improve roof resilience. Here’s a quick rundown from our team of experts. 1. Good Materials Whenever it comes to construction, you’re bound to
July 5, 2021

6 Tips for Finding the Right Roofing Contractor

Your home’s roofing system is only as good as the installation and the materials used. That’s why it’s important to use good quality products and professional contractors when repairing or installing a new roof. Before you commit to your roofer, there are a few very specific roofing questions you should ask to make sure that they are above-board and the