Seattle Home Show

At Achten’s Quality Roofing, we’re always looking for ways to connect with our customers. Due to the success of our first Seattle Home Show earlier this year, we’ve decided to do it again!
If you missed us the first time, remember to set your calendar to come talk to us this February 18th! Our estimators will be there to the 26th.

Other events that will be taking place:

  • Hundreds of displays of home and garden products
  • Daily “Meet the Experts” seminars
  • Sponsored wine tasting

Location:
CenturyLink Field Event Center
1000 Occidental Ave S.
(Between Safeco Field & CenturyLink Field)

Hours:
Monday – Friday: 12:00pm to 6:00pm
Saturday – Sunday: 10:00am to 6:00pm

Admission Information:
Adults: $13
Seniors (60+): $9
Juniors (7-15): $3
Under 7: Free

Tacoma Home & Garden Show

Achten’s Quality Roofing is proud to be an exhibitor at the upcoming Tacoma Home & Garden Show this weekend! Come join our staff at the Tacoma Dome from Thursday to Sunday. If you’ve been thinking about a new roof or maybe adding a skylight or sun tunnel to your already fabulous home. Wait no more! 2017 is a time for change and we’re here to help you. Our estimators are available to answer any questions you may have.

Location:
Tacoma Dome
2727 E. D. Street
Tacoma, WA 98421
Parking is FREE

Hours:
Thursday: 11am – 7pm
Friday: 11am – 7pm
Saturday: 11am – 7pm
Sunday: 11am – 5pm

Click here to save $2 when you print out the coupon and bring to the box office at the show. This coupon is good EVERYDAY of the show. One coupon per person.

Achten’s Quality Roofing Company in The News Tribune

Achten’s Roofing Crews Photographed for the Tacoma News Tribune

The Tacoma News Tribune recently wrote a piece about the incredible heat that’s been sweeping over Washington state. Their staff photographer Drew Perine contacted our offices, in order to ask us where he could find one of our crews hard at work. Drew was hoping to snap some shots of a few individuals doing their best to deal with the grueling heat while on the job, so that he could pair the images with an article written by staff writer Alexis Krell. We provided him with an address of one of the homes where our roofers were currently installing a gorgeous new Timberline HD roofing system, and Drew ventured out to the location to take the photos that he needed. Although our crews don’t necessarily mind the hot weather, they have been starting earlier each day to complete their work before the afternoon sun starts to take its toll. Achten’s Quality Roofing has devoted crews, with tireless workers that don’t quit when the going gets tough, as we want the best for each of our customers. Our employees always go the distance to make our installations the greatest they can be, and to complete each project within the allowed time frame that has been discussed, if not sooner! Call Achten’s at 1-800-ROOF-TOP to start off your summer with a beautiful new roof, installed by certified professionals with the highest levels of integrity!

Roofing in the Summer Months

New Roofing Replacements in the Puget Sound by Achten’s Quality Roofing

The hard-working crews of Achten’s Quality Roofing have been busy! We have had a wide variety of new projects to take on, everything from small residential jobs, to massive commercial installations that will involve months of continuous effort and efficiency. Our crews are determined employees that are willing to go the distance for our customers, with craftsmanship that makes the work that we produce spectacular and incredibly satisfying for home and business owners alike. We strive to accomplish each installation with absolute integrity and the highest levels of roofing excellence, as we want customers to receive the best results that they can get!

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Achten’s Quality Roofing provides free estimates for all of our customers, in order to give you a proper idea of what would be best for your roof’s replacement, without having to pay a dime! Our estimators are highly experienced individuals that are incredibly knowledgeable and honest, with years of experience in all kinds of different installments. We have a dedicated team that is ready to help you create an estimate that will provide you with a new system that meets all of your needs, while staying within your budget! Our estimators are clear and concise in their approach, and will work with you to establish a plan that will offer astounding results that you can appreciate in the many years ahead! Call us today at 1-800-ROOF-TOP for a free estimate!

New Installations by One of Washington’s Best Roofing Companies

Premium Roofing System Installations by Achten’s Quality Roofing

Professional roofing systems come in all kinds of sizes and shapes, with differing styles of materials that range from reasonably-priced compositional roofs to incredibly lasting metal systems that last for multiple decades with ease! There is such a large variety of available options to choose from, each with their own unique outcomes and personalized roofing results. All roofs are capable of looking incredible, regardless of the materials used in the system’s creation, as long as the installation is performed with the utmost professionalism and the highest degree of craftsmanship, with superior attention to detail from the roofers who are appointed to the project!

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The distinction between mediocre work and pristine work may seem like a large gap, but it’s only a small distance, and one that can be traveled easily with the right kind of mindset and dedication. Our roofing employees never settle for work that is just acceptable, as they seek to create the absolute best results imaginable for each of our customers, with phenomenal service provided at every step of the way. We are a contractor with our sights set on creating impeccable installations, with outcomes that will completely fulfill the needs of our customers, while offering first class assistance that is helpful from start to finish! All aspects of the job are given thorough attention, in order to provide customers with results that fulfill all of the requirements that they had in mind!

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Achten’s Quality Roofing has reliable roofing crews at its disposal, as each group of workers is made up of employees that have the experience and dedication necessary for the installment of remarkable new roofing systems that leave our customers satisfied to the fullest extent! Each project is a fresh new start, with the opportunity to make things the best that they can be for individuals that deserve the greatest results that they can get! We start each of our installations with grounded communication and a strong focus on the specific goals that need to be accomplished, in order to establish a resulting rooftop that completely satisfies all of the homeowner’s desires and aspirations! Call us today at 1-800-ROOF-TOP for a free estimate!

Quality Roofing Installments and Customer Service in Seattle, WA

Choosing the Best Company in the Puget Sound for Your New System

In the Puget Sound area, there are a wide variety of roofing contractors that often tell their customers that they are accomplished and highly experienced contractors, but only a handful of these companies are actually capable of producing the results that they promise to achieve. Several of these companies thrive on the false claims that they offer to home and business owners, and do just enough to keep things passable, rather than going further to make sure their customers receive the absolute best roofing job possible. Achten’s Quality Roofing is a company that tells its customers exactly what they will be receiving from the process of installation, and then sets out to fulfill those roofing goals with an unparalleled result that sets us apart from other companies out there. We are truly a roofing contractor that seeks to provide customers with a remarkable new roofing system that fulfills their roofing needs in every way, while offering them quality customer service that makes the entire process of installation simple and easy!

Customers want to hire a company that they know will be able to provide them with a quality installment, so it is critically important that customers find a roofing contractor that is organized, knowledgeable and incredibly capable of creating new systems with remarkable roofing craftsmanship. The cost of a new roof is always an important element to consider, as every company offers different bids from one another. Individuals have to be absolutely sure that they find a roofing contractor that will work with them, in order to establish a plan that will meets their individualized needs, as well as their budget. Achten’s Quality Roofing estimators want to assist homeowners with an estimate that will suit their desired amount of spending, and we have an impressive variety of different resources to use for financial assistance, if customers need any help with their investment. We set out to make our customers feel completely confident in our ability to provide them with the new system they require, and want them to be completely at ease about the process of payment for their incredible new roofing system!
Homeowners find companies that they can trust is through word of mouth, as the internet can only provide you with so much information, before it causes you to want further verification of real outcomes from real customers. The experiences of our customers are immensely important, as they help to shape a clearer picture of how amazing or how mediocre something truly is when all is said and done. Our roofing company has received a tremendous amount of work from word of mouth alone, as the installations that we provide and the level of service that we offer both go a long way in showing our customers where we stand in terms of quality. We are a roofing company that gives its customers the craftsmanship that they’ve been dreaming of, with a new resulting roof system that they can count on as time moves forward! Achten’s Quality Roofing is a company that wants to provide its customers with precisely what they have been hoping for in a new installation, with remarkable roofing assistance that makes the entire process of the procedure straightforward and uncomplicated! Contact us today at 1-800-ROOF-TOP for a free estimate!

Incredible Roofing Results with Timberline HD Shingles

Timberline Shingles Installed for Phenomenal New Systems by Achten’s Quality Roofing

Timberline HD shingles are one of the best available choices for customers wanting to install a new roofing system that looks marvelous, while providing premium roofing performance that our individuals can appreciate for decades and beyond! GAF has continually constructed outstanding roofing materials that are capable of enduring all kinds of , with an incredible amount of strength and reliability in every shingle that they produce. Timberline HD shingles are just one of the many available shingles that GAF offers to its customers, and continue to be an absolute favorite for their immaculate designs and exceptional degree of roofing protection!

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Our Timberline HD shingles are available in a wide variety of colors, with the perfect options available for any home or commercial installation that our customers may need! Timberline HD shingles are expertly designed, with an unparalleled degree of detail put into every piece of composition. Each layer is crafted with its own individual purpose, in order to establish a resulting roof system that is capable of withstanding all kinds of environmental factors and complications. GAF has created an ideal roofing composition for our customers with a brand of shingle that has quickly become the most popular shingle brand available!

Timberline HD Shingles are:
– Offered at a Great Value and Practically Priced for Our Customers
– Safer than Other Shingle Brands with a Fantastic Class A Fire Rating
– Created with GAF’s High Definition Color Blends and Shadow Effects
– Designed with Advanced Protection for Minimal Use of Natural Resources
– Made with Dura Grip Adhesive that Seals Shingles Tightly to Prevent Blow-Off

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Customers that want a quality roof installed don’t need to look any further than our Timberline HD roofing shingles. This is a composition that gives individuals precisely what they want in a new roof, with an unparalleled quality of craftsmanship and an incredible amount of sustainability. We continually recommend these shingles to our customers, because they provide home and business owners with outstanding roofing results, and outcomes that satisfy their needs completely! Call us at 1-800-ROOF-TOP!

Achten’s Quality Roofing Installs Quality Grand Canyon Shingles

Over the last 20 years, the team of leaders at Achten’s Quality Roofing have installed over 100,000 squares of roofing shingles on homes and businesses across the map! We have had a great deal of time to learn what shingles work best in the Tacoma and Seattle area, as well as the rest of Washington state. The Grand Canyon shingles from GAF are one of the best options to choose from when it comes to selecting a brand of premium designer shingles that will serve our customers to the highest degree of roofing performance! Each Grand Canyon shingle is designed and constructed with fantastic color blends and a rustic shake look that will truly make your home stand out!

The GAF Grand Canyon shingles are an incredibly heavy asphalt-based shingle with a 50 year warranty. This is truly a composition that it built to last, with immediate customer satisfaction in store for all of the home and business owners that choose this particular brand for their next roofing project. It’s made up of multiple layers, with GAF’s Advanced Shingle Technology, to make it not only the best looking designer shingles, but also the safest option as well. Check out some of design details and features of these outstanding shingles below:

• Dura Grip™ Adhesive – Locks the shingles in place on the roof, gripping tight even in strong gale-force winds
• Diamond Cut™ Granules – Multifaceted design and light-reflective construction add dimension and depth to the shingle
• UV Blocker (Granules) – Protects against damaging sunlight, which improves the durability and extends the life of the shingle
• Color Lock™ Ceramic Firing (Granules) – Maintains the true color of the shingle longer
• Spec-Select Grading System (Asphalt) – Use of finest-quality asphalt improves weathering in harsh conditions
• Micro Weave™ Core – Offers a superior-strength foundation that resists cracking and splitting
• FiberTech™ Components (Core) – Incorporates fibers that are non-combustible and provide a Class A fire rating

10 Years of Providing Western Washington Quality Roofing Service!

We are so thankful and excited to have provided Western Washington with quality, honest roofing service for the last 10 years.

In 2006, John Achten had a dream to create a local roofing company of his own that was based on quality service with honest, reliable employees. Mr. Achten had worked with other roofing companies for many years and wanted to bring his experience to his own company. After 10 years, Achten’s Quality Roofing is one of the top roofing contractors in Tacoma, Seattle and Bremerton, WA.

With dozens of awards and service recognition, Achten’s Quality Roofing is rooted in the community for outstanding customer service. Over the years, we’ve helped out with Habitat for Humanity, Zoo Lights, and many more local organizations. It is our continual goal to support the community we live in.

Thank you to all of our customers who have made the last 10 years possible. We can’t wait to see what the next 10 years has in store!

Chimney Leak or Roof Leak?

If you have started to notice a water leak in your ceiling, you most likely assume it’s the roof, however, the chimney is often the culprit. If you have an older chimney, chances are the leak could be coming from one of several areas within the chimney itself. We put together a list of common chimney leaks to help you determine if it’s the chimney leaking or the roof leaking.

Chimney Crown or Covers
One of the most common and simplest to fix chimney leaks is from a lack of a chimney cover. If the chimney does not have a cover, water and/or snow falls directly down the shaft. A cover eliminates this as well as protects against animals and debris. It not only keeps stuff from going inside the chimney but it also helps reduce the risk of CO poisoning by preventing blocks.

Chimney crowns are typically the cement part on top of the chimney that protects the bricks from moisture. Cracks in the crown usually occur with age from shifting or shrinkage. These cracks allow water to travel straight through the chimney.

Bricks and Mortar
Much like chimney crowns, bricks and mortar over time can crack from shrinking or shifting. The mortar in-between the bricks should not have any gaps or missing sections. This allows water to get in those spaces and remain wet. More often than not, this is the leading cause of leaks.

Lining
Though rare, the chimney lining could be the cause. Older chimneys either may not have a lining at all or one that is not properly fitted. This is usually spotted by water stains or peeling paint down the wall where the chimney runs inside the house. Simply having a correct fitting liner installed will usually take care of the issue.

Flashings
Flashings are often made of aluminum and goes in-between the bricks of the chimney and the top of the shingles to seal the gap where the bricks come through the roof. It’s then sealed with a waterproof tar. Any cracks or deformities in this section can lead to water leaking inside the home. It is advised the have flashings inspected when having a new roof installed. Generally, the flashings need to be replaced when it’s time to replace the roof.

Once you’ve noticed water leaking, take a moment to try and locate the source of the leak. Achten’s Quality Roofing is available to inspect the area and determine whether roofing or chimney service is needed. If your roof in still under warranty and flashing were installed, the repair is covered by the warranty*. If it ends up being a chimney leak, Achten’s has you covered!