The 10 Most Impressive Luxury Homes for Sale in Charlotte, N.C. Right Now

The housing market in Charlotte, North Carolina is as varied as its many neighborhoods and communities.  Whether looking for a quaint bungalow, a sprawling homestead or just a sleek condo in the sky, the Queen City has a home for … Continue reading

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How is roof replacement affected by the objects on your roof?

Take a look at your roof.  Is it a perfect, flat square? Or a smooth, sloping hip roof with nary a chimney, dormer, vent or turret in sight? If that’s the case, congratulations – your roof replacement is going to be … Continue reading

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Long Roofing expands from D.C. into Charlotte, North Carolina

We’re now replacing roofs in Charlotte. Following recent expansion into nearby Richmond, Virginia and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, we were proud to open our first day of business as Long Roofing in Charlotte, North Carolina on Tuesday, Sept. 13. “It is an exciting moment for … Continue reading

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Here’s what Charlotte weather can do to your roof

What’s one of the most attractive reasons to move to western North Carolina? The beautiful Charlotte weather. Oh, yes: Charlotte weather is a four-season affair. We get to experience a legitimate spring, summer, fall and winter. That’s not the case in many other parts … Continue reading

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Roofing terms made simple for people like you and me

Need a new roof? Unless you’re in the roofing business yourself, get ready to hear a lot of unfamiliar roofing terms. Nothing is worse than agreeing to spend several thousand dollars on a roof replacement – or anything, really – and then … Continue reading

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10 reasons why you need to be at the Capital Home Show

Wow, you may be thinking. Another home show. That’s pretty exciting. Then you stifle a yawn and go look at pictures of cats getting stuck. Wait! The Capital Home Show, scheduled for Friday, Sept. 23 through Sunday, Sept. 25 from 10 … Continue reading

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Do I need a roof replacement?

When am I going to need a roof replacement?  How long do roofs last? How do you know? After all, the time to replace your roof isn’t always as obvious as it is in the photo above. And a 20-year … Continue reading

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Are roofing shingles or shake-style shingles the best for my home?

You need a new roof. A sales representative comes to your home. You explain the problem. You learn about the importance of the whole roof system. Look, you’re no roofer – you knew a roof has roofing shingles and that’s about it … Continue reading

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Nice to be noticed: A trio of glowing Long Roofing reviews

Everyone likes to get a pat on the back once in a while. And while we aren’t in business for the accolades, it is nice when we receive some genuinely glowing feedback for our work. We wanted to share a … Continue reading

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Help! How do I make sense of my new roofing warranty?

Everyone worries about warranties. Whether you’re buying a blender or doing serious home improvement work, you may be suspicious of the fine print exceptions in many warranties. A roofing warranty is no exception. Typically, there are several warranties tied into the construction of … Continue reading

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