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Check Your Home for Wind Damage!

Check Your Home for Wind Damage!

Wow, that was some intense wind! Environment Canada issued a wind warning for Calgary (and many other areas in central Alberta). Calgary saw gusts top 100 km/hr. With Winds Like That, You'll Want to Inspect Your Home for Damage. Winds gusting that...

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How Much Snow Can a Roof Hold?

How Much Snow Can a Roof Hold?

When I was young I used to sneak out my bedroom window and sit on my roof. My Dad (Al Perzylo, original founder of Big 5) would have been mortified if he knew, but it’s probably part of the reason I wound up getting into the family business. While...

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