El Nino Returns!

Experts are predicting that we’ll see the return of El Niño in 2014. Are you prepared? More importantly, is your home prepared to withstand the elements of a huge storm season? Roofing and gutters offer your first line of protection against major storms. […]

Green Garden Roofs for Eco-Friendly Living

Throughout the Sacramento area, Straight Line Roofing has seen that garden roofs, one form of green roofing, is becoming more and more popular. The reason why is because it helps bring nature into the city. It gives small animals places to live, gives the human eye something more appealing to look at and helps homeowners feel [...]

No Red Ink With Green Energy

Placerville homeowners interested in residential solar energy may not realize that Straight Line Roofing, a nearby Sacramento roofing contractor, is experienced and ready to help with installation of more than simply solar electric. […]

Good Gutters Keep Placerville Homes High and Dry

Fortunately for us, Placerville is not in the tropics, where folks may have over 30 feet of rain a year. Be we still get rain, averaging nearly 40 inches a year, so we need sturdy roofing over our heads and also a reliable gutter system. […]

Your Roof Repair Contractor Is Your Friend When It Comes To Insurance

When it comes to dealing with insurance and roof repair or replacement, it is a very good idea to read that insurance policy from start to finish, including the fine print. Surprises are not welcome when facing a major financial investment like roof replacement. Questions that should be checked out in your policy include: [...]

Shine Some Light Into Your House With Velux Skylights and Sun Tunnels

Skylights and sun tunnels are both effective ways to keep your house well-lit while managing your energy costs. They are especially useful for residents of Placerville and many other areas in California where the sun is quite strong. The ability to light your house with natural light throughout the year will allow you to save [...]

Looking Past the Paperwork: What to Look For in a Roofer

Everyone knows that when you’re shopping for a roofer, you should check to make sure they are licensed to work in your area and that they carry the proper insurance in case something goes wrong. Once you’ve checked out the documentation, however, what can you use to separate one roofer from another? Here are a [...]

Consider Boral Tiles for Your Tile Roof Replacement

When it comes time to invest in a roof replacement for your Sacramento home, there are a few things to look out for. Firstly, finding the right Sacramento roofing contractor is of utmost importance. At Straight Line Roofing, we not only pride ourselves on our excellent workmanship, we also strive to satisfy all of our [...]