Category: Roofing

On Top Home Improvements, Inc is the premier Maryland Roofing company.

Do You Practice Outdoor Christmas Decorating Safety?

By Kim Cox: If you’re like many others, getting in the Christmas spirit means the tradition of putting outside Christmas decorations and lights on your Maryland home. And if you do, that’s awesome! We just want to give you a

Do you have dangerous mold in YOUR attic?

By Kim Cox: You may not realize how common it is, or how easy it is in our area for mold and mildew to grow in your attic… Not to mention how dangerous it can be to your health, and

Derwood MD synthetic slate roof project A to Z

By Kim Cox: A few weeks ago, I published a blog post that describes the beauty and benefits one of our Derwood customers received when they decided to replace their failing cedar shake roof with a  very elegant looking synthetic

Get the elegant look of a slate roof… For a fraction of the cost

By Kim Cox: I bet you didn’t know that natural slate is widely regarded as the most elegant, beautiful, and longest lasting roofing material available on the market… That being said… it isn’t for everybody, and for several reasons.

Don’t hire a roofing contractor before you ask them these 5 questions

By Kim Cox: While there are many factors you should consider before hiring a roofing company to repair or replace the roof on your Maryland home… Simply ask them these five questions, and it will save you tons of grief,

Are these new solar shingles the future of residential roofing?

By Kim Cox: So it looks like some really cool and exciting roofing shingles will be available from Tesla in a few months. And these new shingles will have solar cells built right into them! When your roof needs to

ABC’s of Roof Replacement

By Kim Cox: Every now and then, someone asks me what steps are needed to replace a roof… safely and correctly, so it will last as long as it should without problems. So if you’ve ever wondered what’s involved,  I’m

Mounting solar panels on your roof: Crucial questions you should ask

If you’re considering solar power for your Maryland home, then you should check out this important article. No doubt… Solar energy is becoming more and more popular and accepted for residential use. And most new solar panel installations are done

Will excessive humidity destroy your roof this winter?

By Kim Cox: You may not know this… Even in the dead of our Maryland winters, normal activities such as cooking, showering, and laundry send large amounts of humid, moisture-laden air escaping right into your attic. But too much moisture

Heavy snow on your roof creates dangerous, costly ice dams

By Kim Cox: Blizzard Warning issued for MD and D.C.! I’m sure you’re keenly aware of the impending blizzard headed this way… It’s being reported as historic, with 1-2 feet of snow predicted in Maryland, and the Washington, DC area.