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What Causes Asphalt Shingles to Curl?

June 28, 2023

Look around your neighborhood. Chances are you’ll notice that most of the roofs have asphalt shingles. Four out of five homes in this country have asphalt shingles, making them the most popular roofing materials. In this article, we take a look at what asphalt shingles are, why they are a popular roofing material, as well […]

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How Does Summer Weather Affect Your Roof?

June 22, 2023

What’s the first thing most of us think about when summer rolls around? Getting in shape! Not only is swimsuit weather challenging us to drop a few pounds, but warmer temperatures and longer hours of daylight mean we have more time to pursue activities like running, hiking, biking, and walking for fun and fitness. With […]

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What Does Hail Damage Look Like on a Roof?

May 22, 2023

Turbulent weather has made headlines this year. For example, snow in regions that have never seen snow, unseasonable tornadoes forming in multiples, as well as flash floods, record temperatures, and hail the size of baseballs. Simply crossing your fingers during extreme weather won’t safeguard your home or yourself. However, staying vigilant and aware of any […]

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Safest Company in Nebraska Award Winner

May 15, 2023

You wouldn’t think one more award would be meaningful to a company that has a wall of them in its lobby. But McKinnis Roofing and Sheet Metal’s latest win is a big one — a recognition that the entire organization is excited about. This 42+-year-old company is proud to be officially recognized as a Nebraska’s […]

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How to Protect Your Roof from Spring Weather

April 20, 2023

Spring is here — you can see it bursting to life all around. What you may not be able to see is if winter weather caused damage to your roofing system. Severe winter elements can cause problems that need to be addressed going into spring. While we think the worst weather comes in the winter […]

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Guide to Roof Flashing (Types and Installation)

January 03, 2023

There is more to your roof than meets the eye. Many details exist on a roof; regardless if it is a commercial or residential structure. Those details are referred to as flashings. All roofing systems require flashings to weatherproof any area where a penetration or change in the structure occurs. Flashing is incredibly important as […]

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McKinnis: Interior and Exterior Home Services

July 28, 2022

You’ve decided to sell your home and don’t know where to begin. You look around and see paint peeling, a hole in your siding, stains on the carpet, and you can’t remember the last time you looked at your roof. Getting your home ready for market can be overwhelming. But, fear not, McKinnis can help! […]

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How to Handle Storm Damage to your Property

June 17, 2022

When mother nature strikes – it’s the property owner’s responsibility to select a contractor to complete storm damage roof repairs or replacement. It is important to find a reputable contractor who has experience with the insurance claims process. They will make sure your home or business is repaired properly with the highest quality materials. Professional […]

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Best Choice for an Omaha Roofing Contractor

March 14, 2022

McKinnis Roofing & Sheet Metal prides itself on being a family for families. If there is anything the past couple of years has taught us, it is that family does come first. Recently celebrating our 40th anniversary, our families can attest to our 24/7 service, rain or shine, 365 days a year. We know that […]

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Pressure Washing a Roof – What to Know

May 21, 2021

More and more advertisements are popping up that offer power washing services for roofing. At first thought, it makes sense. You can power wash your driveway, siding, car, etc., so what could be wrong with pressure washing a roof? First, we have to look at how power washing works. Pressure washers produce highly pressurized jets […]

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