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Stormproof Your Roof: 5 Ways to Prepare For Storm Season

April 05, 2024

Spring has sprung! And so has the likelihood of severe weather, including thunderstorms, hail, strong winds, and heavy rain. Your roof is your home’s first line of defense against these elements, making it essential to prepare adequately. In this blog, we’ll explore essential storm preparation tips to help stormproof your roof and protect your home […]

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Winter-Ready: 5 Reliable Roofing Systems for Your Business

February 28, 2024

The last thing any business owner wants to worry about is a wintertime roofing catastrophe. The harsh conditions of cold climates — including heavy snowfall, ice accumulation, and fluctuating temperatures — can take a toll on roofs that are not properly designed and maintained. In this blog, we’ll explore five winter-friendly commercial roofing systems to […]

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How to Choose the Right Roofing Style for Your Home

October 19, 2023

Choosing the right roofing style for your home is a significant decision. Your roof not only protects your family and belongings, but it also greatly influences the curb appeal and overall aesthetics of your house. With various roofing styles available, it’s essential to make an informed choice. In this guide, we’ll walk you through the […]

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TPO vs EPDM Roofing: Advantages and Disadvantages

April 05, 2023

Deciding which roofing system is best for a flat-top building isn’t an easy decision, whether it’s a replacement or a new build. For one thing, in today’s environment, any action that requires a major financial outlay deserves careful consideration. For another, there are several roofing system options, and choosing the right one demands a basic […]

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Metal Roofing Systems: What To Know

March 16, 2023

Remodeling your exterior? Don’t forget about the roof. Some people don’t have to decide to replace or repair their roofs. Mother Nature decides for them. Storms and other environmental stressors may force your hand if leaks, missing shingles, mold, and other types of damage have rendered your roof unsound What if your roof is in […]

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Composition Roof 101 – What Nebraskan’s need to know

September 23, 2022

Here at McKinnis, we want you to have the opportunity to make an educated decision in making one of the most impactful purchases for your home. A commonly asked question is: “What is a composition roof?”. Simply put, a composition roof is another term for asphalt shingles. Composition is the professional lingo often used by […]

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Cost Efficient Roofing Materials

December 02, 2020

Most people don’t know what type of roof they have until they have to repair it unless they built the house from the ground up. The most versatile roofing structure is the shingle roofing. It comes in many different types so you have a variety to choose from. It’s extremely effective a majority of the […]

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Omaha Roof & Nebraska Weather

September 08, 2020

Call it a hunch, but you have probably already noticed that Nebraska has more thermal movement than most states. Extreme periods of summer and winter seasons are not uncommon in the greater Omaha and Lincoln area. What does this mean for your roof? A great deal more than you think. Given that we can see […]

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Advantages of Standing Seam Metal Roofing

July 31, 2020

Standing seam metal roofing is defined as a concealed fastener metal panel system that features vertical legs and a broad, flat area between the two legs. It’s also described as having raised seams, or vertical legs, that rise above the level of the panel’s flat area. Standing seam systems have mechanically locking fasteners that are […]

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Why Mckinnis Is The Best Roofing Company in Omaha

July 15, 2020

NEBRASKA-BORN AND BRED More than 39 years of dealing with Nebraska weather means we’ve seen it all, and know how to solve any residential roofing issue from new roofs to repairs and maintenance. McKinnis Roofing & Sheet Metal is a reputable roofing company in Omaha and Lincoln, NE, and uses only the highest quality materials […]

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