A Look Back At Kangaroo

Kangaroo Contractors

In celebration of our 25th year in business here is a look back at our logo and name changes over the years. Where it all started: The year was 1996 and I needed a job while I went to graduate school in Occupational Therapy. One of the guys I played basketball with on a weekly…

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Asphalt Recycling is the Future

Asphalt Recycling

Each year in the U.S., roughly 13 million tons of asphalt material gets torn off of old roofs to make way for new asphalt shingles. Currently, only about 10% of that tear-off gets recycled for use in paving and other roadway projects. That leaves about 12 million tons of waste to get shipped to landfills…

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New Timberline® HDZ Shingles found in Leading Roof Magazines

Roofing

Two leading roofing publications featured the launch of GAF Timberline® HDZ™ Shingles, powered by innovative LayerLock™ technology, today. Combined with all the benefits of America’s top-selling shingle, LayerLock technology mechanically fuses the common bond in Timberline HDZ shingles to offer: Up to 99.9% nailing accuracy thanks to our new StrikeZone™ nailing area – up to 600% larger…

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5 Tips for Avoiding Roof Repair Storm Chasers

Roof Hail Damage

After the storm passes you will need to be on the lookout for storm chasers. They are dishonest roofers who claim to help homeowners fix storm damages, but do it very quickly and inefficiently just so they can make a quick buck – in other words, a roofing scam. It’s important to be aware of…

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What is a Roof Underlayment?

Roof Underlayment

The average roof is far more complex than you would think. There are many home renovation shows now depicting just how complicated a roof problem can be, increasing the common understanding of the residential roof. Despite this, many people still think that it only consists of what they can easily see: the shingles, gutters and,…

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Why are the rooms upstairs hotter or colder than downstairs?

Have you noticed that the rooms upstairs in your house are always hotter or colder than other rooms in the house?  If your upstairs rooms are always hotter or cooler than the rest of your home it’s possible you have inadequate insulation in the attic or walls.  In this video, Scott Silva of Kangaroo Contractors, shows…

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High Technology to Inspect Roofs In Frisco, TX

McKinney roof repair

Kangaroo Contractors have made a name for themselves as the Roofing Contractors in McKinney, Allen and Frisco that know no bounds. The company is GAF Certified, handles roof replacements, bathroom and kitchen remodels and storm damage repair with more urgency and professionalism than any of their competitors.  We use the latest technology to inspect roofs…

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Myths About McKinney Roofing & Attic Ventilation

Attic ventilation is a critical yet often overlooked part of your McKinney roofing system. Good attic ventilation not only helps maintain good indoor air quality, but it also plays an important role in your roof’s health. Just like properly sizing your furnace and air conditioning unit, you want precisely the right amount of attic ventilation…

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How To Check If My Roof Is Leaking

Do you think your roof is leaking? Roof leaks can occur for many different reasons but leaks typically begin small and evolve into larger issues over time. Even small roof leaks can result in significant damage to your home. In addition to the stains that roof leaks can leave on your ceiling, they can also…

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