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Hurricane Preparedness Part 1

Get ready for hurricane season with these helpful tips.

Your roof is the first line of defense against any extreme weather conditions. From heavy rain to strong wind gust, your entire home could be severely damaged by these forces if your roof is not installed properly.

Everyone here at Batterbee wants you to be prepared for hurricane season to not only protect your home but to protect everything underneath it. Take a look at the following tips to make sure your roof is hurricane ready.

Step 1: Check Your Roof Covering
This includes shingles, tiles or whatever material you decided to finish your roof with. The roof covering is the

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Local Roofing Retreat Part 2: Ocala, Florida

Having a new roof installed or getting your current one repaired can be a stressful process. Batterbee Roofing is here to make sure your next roofing project is completed on time while you’re enjoying the Florida sunshine during construction.

In our last Local Roofing Retreat: Ocala, Florida post, we suggested a couple activities the entire family could enjoy during construction on your roof. This time around, let’s focus on activities for your children and pets.
All ‘Bout Cats and Dogs Pet Resort
Worried that Fido is going to be stressed out during your roofing project? All ‘Bout Cats and Dogs Pet Resort offers day care services f

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Project Spotlight: Clearwater Run at The Villages

Batterbee Roofing has proudly served The Villages community for over 21 years. As the your roofing company, we know that it’s important to finish a re-roofing or roof repair project on-time and within budget so you can continue to enjoy your home for years to come.

This home on Clearwater Run is no exception. The homeowners were happy with the previous color they had installed but were ready to update their roof with higher quality shingles.
Before:

Owens Corning Oakridge Driftwood
After:

Owens Corning TruDefinition Duration Driftwood

As you can see, the homeowners previous roof had faded quite a bit over the years. The ne

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Project Spotlight: Ternberry Forest Drive at The Villages

For over 21 years, Batterbee Roofing has been the go-to roofing company for The Villages. Whether you’re building a new home or looking for quality roof repairs we offer a variety of services that will boost your curb appeal and increase the quality of your home.

This home on Ternberry Forest Drive in The Villages originally had Owens Corning Oakridge Desert Tan shingles. We replaced it with architecturally cut Owens Corning Tru Def Duration Designer Sedona Canyon.
Before:

Owens Corning Oakridge Desert Tan
After:

Owens Corning Tru Def Duration Designer Canyon

Designed for both beauty and performance, Owens Corning offers a

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Roof Rejuvenation: Spring Cleaning that Starts from the Top Down

Spring is here—and for many homeowners, now’s the perfect time to take care of all the home improvements and major cleaning projects they’ve been anxious to get started all winter.

One of the most important cleaning tasks for your home is roof and gutter cleaning. And though often overlooked or postponed, it is an essential part to keep clean and up-to-date for a number of reasons.
Why Roof Cleaning is Important:
It prevents serious damage to your home.
In addition to algae, lichens and mold that can form on rooftops and eat away at their organic materials, debris— including moss, branches, leaves, dirt, pine needles and animal

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Roof Types 101: Metal Roofs

Replacing or repairing a roof can often be a long and arduous process, as many homeowners aren’t familiar with what their options are, nor which one would be best for their individual home.

At Batterbee Roofing, we want to make that process easier and more convenient. With our “Roof Types 101” blog series, you can learn all about what types of roofs are available for installment, as well as what makes them so unique.

Our final roof type in the series is metal roofing, which offers a variety of benefits, including energy efficiency, protection, beauty and much more.
Why Metal Roofing?
1. It’s exceptionally strong.
Many roofing

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Roof Types 101: Tile Roofs

When it comes to repairing or replacing a roof, many homeowners often struggle with making a selection in the roofing material because they aren’t 100% sure what their options are, nor the pros and cons to each.

Have Batterbee Roofing help you learn more about your options with our “Roof Types 101” series, offering detailed information about the type of roofs we can install or repair for you. The second material in this series focuses on tile roofing—an excellent choice for durability, energy efficiency and more.
Why Tile Roofing?
1. It’s the world’s most popular roofing product.
Available in concrete and clay, tile roofing

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Roof Types 101: Shingle Roofs

For some homeowners, repairing or replacing a roof can often be a daunting and overwhelming task. From choosing a style and cut, to selecting the right texture and color, there are just so many things to consider when making a decision to purchase. Many are also unaware of the various types of materials they can choose from, which makes it that much harder to come to a decision.

Batterbee Roofing’s helpful and informational “Roof Types 101” blog series can help guide you to the roofing material that best suits your needs. We’ll start with shingle roofs.
Why Shingle Roofing?
There are many reasons for selecting shingle roofing for

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Batterbee Loves: TAMKO

As the month of love comes to a close, we express our affection for the last (but certainly not least!) of our one of our four exceptional manufacturer partners in our “Batterbee Loves” blog series.

Throughout February, we’ve spread the love for three of our admired manufacturer partners – CertainTeed®, GAF® and Owens Corning™ – and now we’re taking time to showcase the one and only TAMKO® Building Products!
Why We Love TAMKO®
1. For their dynamic cuts.
One of the defining characteristics of TAMKO® shingles is its variety of different cut styles. For added dimension, customers can opt for one of three premium categor

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Batterbee Loves: Owens Corning

Though Valentine’s Day may be over now, the month of love certainly isn’t. At least not for us! Our team at Batterbee Roofing is passionate about continuing to spread the love for our four amazing manufacturer partners – by expressing our fondness in our February “Batterbee Loves” series.

Over the past two weeks, we’ve touched on two of our beloved partners – CertainTeed® and GAF® – and this week, we’re shouting our love for Owens Corning™ from the rooftops!
Why We Love Owens Corning®

1. For their high-performance standards.
Let’s face it. Roofs have to go through a lot of wear and tear, from extreme sun expos

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