The Omaha metro area was hit by a derecho last week. The storm seemingly came out of nowhere, and left power outages, fallen trees and damage to homes in its wake.
A derecho is the Midwest’s version of a hurricane, with winds speeds comparable to a [...]
2020 has been an unusual year in many ways, including the low number of damaging spring storms we have had in the Omaha metro area.
Typically, by this point in the summer we would have already experienced a number of storms with heavy rains, large hail and [...]
Our first threat of severe weather could come later today, but we know this is just the beginning of severe storm season.
Severe storms are common in the Midwest this time of year, and they can be very destructive. Hail and strong winds can damage roofs, [...]
Does your home need a new roof? Maybe you’ve been putting it off, hoping for a hail storm to damage your roof so you can file an insurance claim?
The Rooferees have some advice – Don’t wait for the hail!
A damaged or old roof in need of replacement[...]
Your insurance adjuster has been out, determined you have hail damage on your roof, and you have filed an insurance claim. Now you need to choose a contractor to replace the roof.
But how do you know who to hire?
First and foremost – choose a local [...]
The recent storms are a reminder that storm season is here – and spring storms in the Midwest can be very damaging!
Storms with heavy rain, strong winds and hail can cause significant damage to your home – the siding, gutters, decking, and roofs bear [...]
Spring is finally here! The snow has melted, the grass is turning green, and storms are a regular part of the forecasts. Spring storms can bring rain, strong winds, and potentially damage to property. Add this to the fact that many homeowners and businesses [...]
If the forecast for heavy rain this weekend is correct, homeowners need to act now to make sure the rain is able to drain through downspouts.
If downspouts on your home are covered in snow they won't be able to properly drain. The rain will melt some of the[...]
Stormchasers come to town after a storm because they know there is plenty of work. Many homeowners are anxious to get their roof replaced and their home returned to normal, and stormchasers promise a new roof quickly and at a better price.
But when it comes[...]
It’s storm season in the Midwest. We can expect heavy rain, wind and hail with summer storms, and they can be damaging to your home.
When storms hit an area, the storm chasers are never far behind.
Avoid doing business with storm chasers. These [...]