Aegis Quality Services has been providing roofing and remodeling services in the Heath, TX area since 2003. In our roofing services, we provide new and replacement roofing, roofing repair, attic ventilation improvements, new rain gutter installation, custom built chimney cap installation, and skylight installation and repair. In our remodeling services we can enhance, room additions, patios, kitchen remodeling & living areas.
Most homeowners will experience a leaky roof on their home that could cause water damage. Most leaking roofs can be quickly mended to minimize possible damage. We are experts at leak detection and repair.
When the economy is down, it is imperative to stretch each dollar as far as possible. The correct roof repair will prolong the life of your roof.
We also provide the ensuing repair services:
• Attic ventilation services
• Skylight dome replacement
• Critter damage
We could assist you by offering repair services to determine your roofing issues.
Installing 3 tab (20 year) and laminate (30 year / architectural) shingles encompasses the bulk of our business. Asphalt shingles represent the vast majority of roofing materials in Texas. We round out the installation with new felt, new metal in the valleys and if needed, new attic venting with each new roof. We use the highest quality shingles from GAF (www.gaf.com), Tamko (www.tamko.com) and additional manufacturers.
We prefer to utilized brand new lead jacks and we hand nail all of the shingles on your roof. We put new metal flashing on any skylighs, walls and chimneyswalls, chimneys and any skylights.
We would rather employ Storm Guard around all skylights, chimneys and in any high risk areas to reduce the probability of water leaks.
All unprotected nailheads are smeared with a particular type of roofing caulk designed to last many years.
All pipes are painted to complement the color of roof shingles and reduce rusting.
An improved type of shingles has been developed since 2000. They utilize modern advancements to help shingles deal with being hit by hail without causing major shingle damage. The insurance industry welcomed these high-tech shingles by offering owners a generous yearly rebate on their home owner insurance premiums in the 28% to 32% range. The price of these shingles has stayed somewhat uniform over the years and now the payback time for an investment in these kinds of shingles is as short as two yrs.
These shingles ought to be considered as an investment if you plan to stay in your home for several years.
As part of the installation of a new roof, we review your currentattic ventilation. In Texas, we have extremely hot summer months. It is important to permit the heated air to escape from the attic. When the heated air is locked in, it triggers untimely deterioration of your roof shingles in addition to your AC unit(s). Accordingly, you pay higher electric bills and in the long run you need to replace your roof and air conditioner unit(s) sooner than necessary. Trapped moisture could additionally raise the probablility of mold . There are two ingredients of attic ventilation. Intake, which usually consist of gable and soffit openings. Exhaust, which usually consist of wind turbines, ridge vent and power vents. The goal is for the attic inlet to be at least twice the size of the attic outlet.
We have clients that have had wildlife living in their chimneys, everything from squirrels and birds to raccoons. Many clients have water dripping down their chimneys. This water can get stuck in the bricks. When the weather freezes, this is the ingredients for the loss of your chimney that could cause thousands of dollars in damage. We will install custom chimney caps that keep water and critters from penetrating the chimney. Custom chimney caps also lessen the possibility of bigger ashes harming your roof when you have a fire. Chimney caps look awesome and last a long time as well.
Skylights can be damaged by lots of things such as fallen tree branches, hail, sun, age and wind driven debris. We measure your skylight, verify the type and discuss your alternatives. Once you make a decision, the skylight domes are manufactured and installed. The current generation of skylights are much better insulated than their older versions, which will save you money on your heating and cooling costs.
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