Roofing Mistakes

Back to Blog

Winter Ice Damming – What To Know

October 21, 2020

An Ice Dam is a hump of ice that forms at the edge of a roof under certain wintertime conditions. An ice dam can damage both your roof and the inside of your home. It will put gutters and downspouts at risk too. Ice Dams are a common sight during winter in Nebraska. There are […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

Standing Seam Metal Roofing Pros & Cons

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 fasteners that are hidden, whether […]

Read More

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 Inc., the best roofing company in Omaha, uses only the highest quality materials and our expertly trained crews install them […]

Read More

Roof Hail Damage

April 09, 2020

Storm and hail damage are some of the most common insurance claims of the year; hailstorms cause far worse damage than just the average run-of-the-mill storm – and they can be very unpredictable, causing hundreds of dollars’ worth of damage at a time that can include damage to property and anything in reach of hailstones. […]

Read More

5 Common Roofing Mistakes To Avoid

January 02, 2017

Roofs deteriorate over time. This happens because of exposure to intense heat, strong winds, and heavy rainfall. Repairs and replacement are common measures to make sure your home is protected from any weather condition. Unfortunately, poor workmanship and inexperienced contractors can lead to more damage. 5 Common Roofing Mistakes To Avoid To ensure a well-protected […]

Read More