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8 Reasons Why You Need an Expert to Install Your Metal Roof (Part 1)

8 Reasons Why You Need an Expert to Install Your Metal Roof (Part 1)

If you’ve been following our roofing company’s blog for a while, you know that metal roofs are an amazing way to protect your Brevard County home for many years to come. If you’ve already been convinced about the superiority of metal roofs as the best option, but...

Myths and Misconceptions about Metal Roofs (Part 2)

Myths and Misconceptions about Metal Roofs (Part 2)

Here at Hippo Roof, we are passionate about delivering the highest-quality roof possible to each one of our customers. We don’t cut corners, work uninsured, or make do with inferior building materials to make the job cost us less money. In fact, we do exactly the...

Myths and Misconceptions about Metal Roofs (Part 1)

Myths and Misconceptions about Metal Roofs (Part 1)

Here at Hippo Roof, we are huge fans of metal roofing because it’s simply the top-of-the-line roof option that you can get. While shingles are a popular choice because of their low cost, they can’t hold a candle to metal roofs when it comes to durability, longevity,...

Lessons from the Metal Roof on a Historic Home

Lessons from the Metal Roof on a Historic Home

Here in Melbourne, there is a home on the National Register of Historic Places called Green Gables or the Wells Home. This house is located at 1501 South Harbor City Boulevard and was built in 1886 by William T. Wells. Though now it is quite a dilapidated old house,...

How to Prepare for a Hurricane

Hurricane Roof Preparation As a resident of Florida, you are more than familiar with hurricane preparedness. Not only is important that you make the right plan for the safety of yourself and your family, but it’s important that you also make sure you have a plan in...

All About Our Metal Roofs

  Metal Roofing from Hippo: The Defender Roof Hippo Roofing is the Top Rated Local® roofer in Palm Bay for many reasons. Whether it’s our customer service, or the satisfaction that our customers have when the job is completed. We provide our customers with timely...

Can You Put a Metal Roof on a Mobile Home?

Can You Put a Metal Roof on a Mobile Home?

Are you tired of sealing and re-sealing the roof of your mobile home, only to have it crack and get dry-rotted in the Florida sun? Have you gotten fed up with high cooling bills in your trailer or manufactured home, and you suspect that your deep black roof is a big...

Recognizing a Healthy Roof vs. an Unhealthy Roof

  Roofing Quality As a homeowner, one of the biggest investments you’ll make in your property is going to be your roof. Making sure that you not only have a high-quality roof is important but making sure that roof is always maintained is equally important....

Reasons for Mold Growth on Your Roof

  Spotting Mold on Your Roof When it comes to caring for your roof, it’s important to educate yourself on the many things that could end up affecting the positive health of your roof. One of the things that can take a toll on your roofing in Florida is mold....

Top Benefits of Metal Roofing

  Why You Want a Metal Roof Are you thinking about getting a new roof? Have you thought about what type of roof you want? If you haven’t considered metal roofing then it’s time to weigh your options. There are tons of reasons to love metal roofing, especially...

The Most Important Roofing Tips

  Roofing Tips As a homeowner, it’s your job to ensure that your house is always in its best shape. Your home is one of the largest investments you’ll ever make, so why give it anything less than your full attention? Of the many aspects of home care, your roof is...

How Can I Tell if a Roofer is Legitimate?

How Can I Tell if a Roofer is Legitimate?

  Finding a Quality Roofer Finding a roofer can actually be somewhat difficult. It’s a huge investment in your home, and making sure that the best roofer in Palm Bay is working on your roof is of the utmost importance. You want to ensure the health and longevity...

How to Spot a Roofing Scam

How to Spot a Roofing Scam

  Keep An Eye Out for Roofing Scams What to Look Out For When it comes to finding a roofer, it can seem like a task that is anything but simple. You’ve heard about all the possible scams out there, which makes you weary of trying to find a great roofing...

Fact or Fiction?

Fact or Fiction?

  Roofing Myths As a homeowner, there are times where you’ll turn to the internet to get help with a question about your roofing....

When Should I Get a New Roof?

When Should I Get a New Roof?

  Why You Need a Roof Replacement The thought of getting a new roof can stress you out when you think about the cost of a roof...

What You Need to Know About Hippo Roofing

What You Need to Know About Hippo Roofing

  What You Should Know About Our Roofing Company When you think about getting a new roof what comes to mind first? For most homeowners, it’s a question of which roofing company they will choose to contract with. Here at Hippo Roofing, it is our goal to be at the...

Tips, Tricks, and Useful Information

Tips, Tricks, and Useful Information

  Useful Tips for Caring for Your Roof Investing in your roof is about much more than money. Investing in your roof means investing...

Roofing Terms to Familiarize Yourself with

Roofing Terms to Familiarize Yourself with

  Terms to Help You Understand Roofing Whether you’re looking to get a roof replacement or you’re simply looking to educate yourself on how roofs are structured and how they function, our guide to roofing terms will help you to understand the many aspects of...