Modern Skylights & What to Expect

Velux Skylights bring you a one on one interview featuring Kirby Smith from Litespeed Construction and Waymon Castle from Velux Skylights. Modern skylights are leak proof and can be automated using a smart phone. Learn more about skylights and what to expect when adding a skylight to your home.

Leak Repair at Bay Window Valley in Asheville NC

We will start this job by removing the old shingles and replacing them with new shingles. In addition, we will add ice and water in a valley and warranty this repair for one year. Litespeed construction is very comfortable with repairing and replacing of valleys. Our owner will be very happy because this roof leak […]

Leaking Roof Repair in Maryville, TN

Leaking Roof Repair in Maryville, TN

Repairs to a leaking roof.  Vinyl siding in need of repair at a wall, it was displaced and needed to be reset.  Several roofing turtle vents had exposed nails that were caulked.

Is the Cost of Gutter Guards Worth It?

Is it worth spending money to install gutter guards if you still have to clean them sometimes? If you are sick of climbing a ladder to scoop leaves out of your gutters, there may be an answer for you. Gutter guards and covers are essentially designed to act as a filter over your gutters in […]

Surviving Suspension Trauma

The 2016 roofing season is about to begin and some experts believe the anemic construction recovery could be offset by the repair market due to this past winter’s ice, wind and tree damage. With OSHA’s continued enforcement of Compliance Guidance for Residential Construction (STD 03-11-002) requiring residential contractors to comply with its Fall Protection Standard (Subpart […]

How Much Does it Cost to Replace Windows?

After years of home ownership, you’ll probably have to replace a few windows in your home. Although you may take your windows for granted, they remain an integral part in maintaining a comfortable home. Unfortunately, these invisible barriers are fragile and can be broken with minimal amounts of force. The cost to replace windows will vary upon […]

Roofing Technology – Ventilation

Shingle-Over Vent • Air Vent Inc. The Edge™ Vent is a shingle-over, roof-top installed intake vent that keeps the roofer on the roof controlling the project. The vent has a patented internal baffle and drainage system along with internal weather filter to provide three levels of weather protection. The Edge Vent can be installed on […]

Importance of Attic Ventilation in Roof Leak Prevention

Why Is Attic Ventilation Important Attic ventilation is an important part of home construction, yet most homes have either no ventilation or not enough of it. Inadequate attic ventilation can lead to a host of problems, with roof leaks being among the most common. In order to prevent these issues and extend the life of […]