Lyons Contracting has served Northern Virginia homeowners for more than 20 years, providing quality solutions to all their roofing needs. We have always done a customer-centric approach to all our projects, taking into account the choices of the homeowner. This way, we can install the roof that’s custom fit for them, ensuring a system that offers lasting protection and performance.
Keeping your roof system in top form is essential to maintaining the weather protection, comfort, and energy efficiency of your home. To help you achieve this, make sure that your choice of roofing contractors can provide the best service that your system deserves. [Read more…]
Here are a few Alexandria, VA shingle roof replacement projects we’ve done.
Before and afters below:
The roof below wasn’t leaking that the owners could see, but it was pretty close to the end of its useful life. The shingles used to be a cloudy gray color but over time stains and algae took over the roof. Roofs are more aesthetically important on houses with steeper roofs because you can see more of it. [Read more…]
These standing seam copper accent roofs were completed last week. To start the job I made a pattern of the curve or radius of the roofs and drew that same curve on my shop floor. I made up the panels on an ingenious tool called a shrinker, the shrinker gathers the metal in the upstanding panel seams and causes the panel to curve. Working slowly I develop a curve in the standing seam panels to match the line on the shop floor. [Read more…]
This roof took a beating in high winds. When looking over the necessary repairs it became obvious that replacing the missing and damaged shingles would make the roof look terrible. The roof as you see it below is around 15 years old, and like most things left outside for 15 years, it has a good amount of algae and dirt accumulated on it. Installing new, clean shingles into a dirty roof would look terrible. [Read more…]