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Learn more about the roofing industry and how to make the most of one of your home’s most vital aspects.

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...

Comparing Asphalt Roofing to Metal Roofing

Comparing Asphalt Roofing to Metal Roofing

  Roof Comparisons The time has come for you to replace your roof. While taking on this task might sound daunting, it doesn’t have to be. You see, working with the right roofing contractor makes it much easier to get a roof replacement. A reputable contractor...

A Look at Our Roofing Products

A Look at Our Roofing Products

  Roofing Contractors You Can Trust Knowing that a roofing company offers great customer service, honesty and efficiency is the first step. The next step is understanding details about their materials. Here at Hippo Roofing, we pride ourselves on the ability to...

What People Are Saying About Hippo Roofing

What People Are Saying About Hippo Roofing

  Hippo Roofing: Roofers You Can Trust When it comes to roofing companies in Melbourne, you’ll be hard pressed to find one that provides quality in their product, workmanship, and customer service. Hippo Roofing considers these ideals to be the pillars of our...

What to Look for in a Roofing Company

What to Look for in a Roofing Company

  How to Choose a Roofing Contractor Trying to find a good roofer in Melbourne can be nerve racking. You can search and search and never quite know how good your experience is going to be until it’s too late. Many homeowners have experienced this same thing....

Did You Know a New Roof Could Fail? Here’s How.

Did You Know a New Roof Could Fail? Here’s How.

  How Your New Roof Can Fail Finding out that a new roof has failed is beyond a disappointment. One would think that after having a brand new roof installed, problems with your new roof would be non-existent. However, not knowing the possibility of this when...

Choosing the Right Roofing Contractor

Choosing the Right Roofing Contractor

The time has come for you to compare roofing contractors. Whether you’re looking for a complete roof replacement or simply need a dependable roofer for your roofing inspections and roof repairs, it’s important to do your research. Here are some tips on what to look...

Responding to Some of Our Metal Roof Customers

Responding to Some of Our Metal Roof Customers

Here at Hippo Roofing, we get a lot of testimonials. After all, we work with many homeowners in the Melbourne area and are satisfying more and more roofing needs every day with custom metal roof installation. As many questions as our website likes to answer, whether...

Why Choose Metal Roofing?

Why Choose Metal Roofing?

  Metal Roofing Here at Hippo Roofing we offer two different types of roofing. Defender Roof - This is our metal roof brand. Shield Roof - This is our brand of shingle roofing. It’s important to us to offer both types of roofing to homeowners so they have a...

Let’s Talk about Metal Roofing and Saltwater Air

Let’s Talk about Metal Roofing and Saltwater Air

If you live in Melbourne, it’s likely that you’re a fan of the ocean. There are hundreds of towns in Florida that are landlocked and require a drive to see the Atlantic, but we’re guessing you moved here so that you could enjoy the warm breezes and have access to the...

The Only Asphalt Shingles That Give a Metal Roof a Run for Its Money

The Only Asphalt Shingles That Give a Metal Roof a Run for Its Money

In nearly article we write, we bring up asphalt shingles. We usually tell you how they’re inferior to metal roofing because they simply don’t hold up as long, and why you should switch to a better type of roof to reap the many benefits they offer. To be honest, not...

4 Things You Can Say Goodbye to When You Get a Metal Roof from Hippo

4 Things You Can Say Goodbye to When You Get a Metal Roof from Hippo

We’re constantly talking about the many advantages of having metal roof installation performed. We sell them because we believe in them and want as many Floridians to experience the wonders of our roofs as possible. When you invest in a metal roof, here are some of...

How Metal Roofing Beats Wood and Tile Shingles

How Metal Roofing Beats Wood and Tile Shingles

In many of our blogs we’ve told you all about why metal roofing beats traditional asphalt shingles. In fact, here’s an entire blog on why most asphalt shingles are vastly inferior to steel roofs. (Here’s the one notable exception.) But metal and asphalt shingles...

4 Ways That Metal Roofing Is Safer Than Traditional Asphalt Shingles

4 Ways That Metal Roofing Is Safer Than Traditional Asphalt Shingles

Here at Hippo Roofing, we love metal roofs. In the previous 20 blogs we’ve told you all about how a metal roof will beat an asphalt roof 99 times out of a hundred. But did you know that metal roofs tend to be safer than traditional shingled roofs? Let’s take a look at...

Roofing FAQ Continued

Roofing FAQ Continued

  Roofing FAQ Continued Welcome back! We here at Hippo Roofing, are happy to provide homeowners with the knowledge they need to care for their roof and identify issues with it. It is for this reason that we are writing a series of blogs on the most frequently...

Roofing FAQ’s

Roofing FAQ’s

  Asking Your Roofers the Right Questions When it comes to your roof or other aspects of your home, you might be at a loss as to how they work, when they are damaged and what to do when that happens. For many homeowners, this is very true. It’s very easy to get...

Why Metal Roofs Are The Best Roofing Option

Why Metal Roofs Are The Best Roofing Option

Even though the majority of Americans utilize asphalt shingle roofs on their homes, that doesn’t mean that you have to buy into the myth that they are the most affordable, or the best option for your roof. Superior Metal Roofing Options People tend to shy away from...

Why Asphalt Shingle Roofs Are Not The Best Roofing Option

Why Asphalt Shingle Roofs Are Not The Best Roofing Option

  The Inferior Asphalt Shingle Most people rely on asphalt shingle roofs because they are the most widely used type of roof in North America. However, just because asphalt shingle roofs are popular doesn't mean that they are the best option. Here at Hippo Roofing...