Curious about the roof over your head? We have a litany of articles with information about all things roofing. Check out our articles below to learn information about caring for your roof, signs of roof damage, and much more. Here at Red Dog’s Roofing, we aim to make sure that you can rest assured you have a solid roof over your head. That’s why we provide roofing services, including installations, repairs, and replacements, for folks throughout Fitchburg and the surrounding area. Please, give us a call if you have any questions, or if you’d like to schedule service!

  1. Snow Falling on Home Roof

    Signs Your Roof Needs Repairs Before Winter

    With winter weather in the forecast, it’s time to batten down the hatches and prepare for blizzards and cold. Your roof is your home’s first line of defense against all that Mother Nature can produce this season, so it’s crucial to inspect your roof for any issues before they become major prob…Read More

  2. Solar Panels on a Roof

    All You Need to Know About Installing Solar Panels on Your Roof

    Installing solar panels on your roof is a phenomenal investment. Over time, you’ll save money through the energy output of your panels, and your home will be less taxing on the environment, since it won’t have to use as much energy provided by the city (which may be produced by coal or natural g…Read More

  3. 3 Reasons to Clean Your Gutters

    3 Reasons to Keep Your Gutters Clean This Fall

    As Massachusetts' roofing experts, we know first hand how important it is to keep your gutters clear of debris. And, with fall in full swing, it’s likely that your gutters are clogged with leaves. That’s bad news for your roof, but it is an easy fix. So, why is it so important to keep your drain…Read More

  4. How Can Precipitation Penetrate My Roof?

    How Can Precipitation Penetrate My Roof?

    Homeowners want a home that can withstand the weather — after all, it provides peace of mind to have a strong roof over your head. It’s important to keep your roof tip-top. Otherwise, you may soon have water pouring into your home, and that can cost thousands in repairs, especially if it goes un…Read More

  5. 5 Reasons to Install Skylights

    5 Reasons to Install Skylights

    Here at Red Dog’s, we know roofing. As a matter of fact, we’re the folks to call for roofing repairs, maintenance, and installations if you live here in Massachusetts. We deal with all sorts of roofing components while we’re up on your abode: chimneys, vents, gutters, you name it. And, of cour…Read More

  6. Components of Your Roof

    The Components of Your Roof

    Whether it looks it or not, your roof is a rather complex construction — trust us, we've been working on roofs here in Massachusetts for years. Roofs are far more than just a few shingles tacked onto the top of your home. Modern roofs have several layers, all of which are crucial to maintain the i…Read More

  7. How to Match Your Roofing

    How to Match Your Roofing With Your Home

    Is it time to install a new roof over your abode? You may have a headache at all the available options, as far as roofing materials go. On top of considering cost and the longevity of your roofing material, you’ll have to consider the aesthetic quality of your roof. When you’re picking the perfe…Read More

  8. Roof Damage Caused By Tree

    Why Tree Limbs May Be the Bane of Your Roof

    There’s nothing more valuable than a good roof over your head, and that’s something that we can really stand behind here at Red Dog’s Roofing. After all, as your roofing experts, it’s our job to ensure that you have the best roof atop your family castle. So, today, we’re talking about prot…Read More

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    What You Need to Know About Underlayment

    If you have a sloped roof, you should have an underlayment, even if you have a low-sloping roof. This layer (which is the layer placed directly on the deck of your roof) provides further protection to your home. Today, we’re going to talk all about underlayments, including what they are and why we…Read More

  10. Roof Underlayment Banner

    What’s the Best Season for Roofing Repair?

    With summer in full swing (the summer solstice was on the 21st, by the way!), it’s officially the best time to have your roof repaired or replaced. It might come as a surprise to some, since temperatures can get sweltering, especially on top of a black-shingled roof. However, summer actually provi…Read More