1. 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, in its day, i…Read More

  2. 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 roofs and how they …Read More

  3. What Is Roof Flashing?

    Flashing Help from Our Roofers If you’re unfamiliar with how roofing works, it might come as a surprise to you that your roof has more to it than just the shingles or metal panels. It’s important to know and understand the components of your roof so that you can troubleshoot …Read More

  4. 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 will literally do al…Read More

  5. 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 provide efficient an…Read More

  6. 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 business. We are ded…Read More

  7. 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. What’s worse is goi…Read More

  8. 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 looking into getting a …Read More

  9. 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 for in a r…Read More

  10. 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 on our FAQ pa…Read More

  11. 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 choice in their roofin…Read More

  12. 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 fun th…Read More