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Roof Inspection for Storm Damaged Areas

The recent storms that have passed through southeastern PA have done considerable damage to properties. If your home or business was one of the many buildings in Pennsylvania that were damaged in the storms this weekend, you’re probably wondering: what should I do to fix it?


Looking Back On 2018 It’s been a big year at Joyland – more homes reroofed and repaired than ever before – and we know we have you to thank for that. Our customers, employees, and supporters are the heart and soul of what we do, and as 2018 draws to a close, we want to […]

Parts of a Roof: Shingles

    So far in our PARTS OF A ROOF series, we’ve covered The Roof Deck and Underlayment and Edging. Today: the big one. The thing that comes to mind when you hear “roofing.” The visible, durable, exterior of your roof. The star of the show. Shingles.   WHAT ARE SHINGLES? Shingles are an asphalt […]

Parts of a Roof: Underlayment and Edging

In our last post we discussed your home’s roof deck. Once your roof deck is solid and ready to go, there are a few more steps before the shingles go on. WHAT IS UNDERLAYMENT? Underlayment, simply enough, is what goes under your shingles. It’s an added layer of protection. It’s moisture-resistant or moisture-proof, so it […]

Celebrating the Fulton Theater

  Over the years, we’ve had the privilege of working on some important and interesting buildings, but putting a new roof on sections of Lancaster’s historic Fulton Theater has been one of our favorite projects. It’s exciting to be able to play a small part in the story of such a valued local landmark. To […]

Parts of a Roof: The Roof Deck

  UNDERSTAND YOUR ROOF If you’re reroofing your home, all the elements to learn about can be overwhelming. There’s not only the roofing materials, there’s the underlayment, the decking under that, the flashing, and what on earth is fascia anyway? It doesn’t have to be so complicated. At Joyland, we like to take the mystery […]

Joyland Values: Service and Leadership

  At Joyland Roofing, we have a set of beliefs that guide how we run our business and how we work every day. One of those beliefs is: To lead well is to serve extraordinarily well This means a few things. GOOD LEADERS ARE SERVANTS You’ve heard it said a thousand times, but we work […]