How Long Does a Cedar Shingle Roof Last?

Two Dormers on Wood Shaker Roof

When deciding what roof to install on a home, many people choose cedar shingle. Also called cedar shake roofing, these wooden shingles are made from the split logs of cedar wood— which gives them that natural appeal so central to historic homes. This style of roofing is hardly new, and that’s because it isn’t just pretty […]

Can You Get a New Roof in the Winter?

roofer on the job in warm clothing

If the wintery weather has you wondering how the roof will hold up, you’re not alone. Every year around this time we start getting calls— people asking if it’s possible to replace a roof in the wintertime. The answer? Yes, but it depends on a few things. So what should you know about your roof […]

How to Hang Christmas Lights (and Remove Them) without Damaging Your Roof

Christmas lights strung on a roof

It’s that time of year again, sleigh bells ringing, holiday parties galore— and getting out the ladder to decorate your home with Christmas lights. Whether it’s something you’ve done for years, or one of your first seasons hanging Christmas lights, crawling up on the roof can be dangerous. Which is why our expert team at […]

New Roof in Kensington, MD

House with new roof surrounded by lush landscaping

Here is another roof tearoff and replacement of a roof in Kensington MD. The shingles are Certainteed Landmark, and the color is Cobblestone Gray.

Roofing Tearoff in Kensington MD

We would like to share a recently completed Roofing job in Kensington MD. This was a complete tearoff and installation of Certainteed Landmark 30-year architectural shingles in the color Burnt Sienna. This particular house is situated where not much sun hits the front, which in turn, causes algea and moss to grow. To prevent this, […]

New Siding in Laurel, MD

In addition to roofing, Dominion also installs siding of all types. We’d like to share a job that was completed in Laurel Maryland using five-inch vinyl siding. This style is called “dutchlap” and has a beveled edge as opposed to being all flat. The job turned out great. Siding whether vinyl, cement board or natural […]

New roof in Rockville, MD

House with new roof

Here we have a 2500 sq ft roof that was redone this week in Rockville Maryland.  This was a complete tearoff with new flashings and premium underlayment. The color is Weathered Wood, and the shingles are Certainteed Landmark Pro. This was a dramatic upgrade from the old three tab shingles. Architectural shingles are aesthetically pleasing […]

Townhouse Roof Replacement in Gaithersburg

Sharing another project in Gaithersburg, Maryland. This was a complete tearoff and replacement of a townhouse. We found several sheets of rotted decking and replaced with proper fire retardant plywood. This shingle is Certainteed Xt25 three tab in Oakwood Brown Contact Dominion Roofing Co. for a free, no-obligation estimate on your next project today.

New Tearoff in Silver Spring, MD

Home with new roof

We would like to share a recently completed Roofing job in Silver Spring, MD. This particular job was a complete tearoff including some decking replacement. The shingles are Certainteed Landmark in Burnt Sienna.   This is a very attractive color and matched well with the house. The customers are very happy. As always, Dominion Roofing […]

New low slope roofing project in Bethesda MD

We would like to share another recently completed job in Bethesda Md. This was a complete tear-off of all roofing and installation of a TPO roofing system. There was quite a surprise here as there was no less than 4 layers including tar and gravel that had to be removed. We installed new plywood decking […]