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Keeping Your Roof In Decent Shape

After listening to a few friends of mine complain about the cost of replacing their roof, I realized that I should make sure that my own roof was in decent shape. I climbed up on a ladder to see if I could see the shingles, and things weren't looking very pretty. Some patches of shingles were missing entirely, while others looked badly damaged. Fortunately, I caught the damage early enough that experts could patch up the issues. However, since roofing damage isn't always obvious, I decided to put up this website so that others can spot trouble of their own.

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How Your Roof May Affect Your Home’s Curb Appeal

13 June 2018
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If you want your home to be attractive from the outside, then you should know that your roof is one of the parts that can play a huge role in your home's curb appeal. Here are some aspects of the roof that play a role in curb appeal: Roof Design The design of your roof is one of the most important determinants of its curb appeal. The design can determine whether the roof is considered traditional, rural-like, or modern. Read More …

5 Reasons To Consider A Metal Roof For Your Home

23 May 2018
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Whether you're building a new home or replacing the roof on your current one, you will need to make a decision about what type of roofing material you want to use. While there are quite a few options to choose from, more and more people are opting for metal roofs. Metal roofs are gaining in popularity for a number of reasons. Some of the top reasons to consider having a metal roof installed on your home include: Read More …

Why You Should Replace Your Atlas Chalet Roof

26 February 2017
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Atlas Chalet shingle roofs were once a popular choice, but now, they are the bane of many homeowners' existence. If your home has an Atlas Chalet roof, now is the time to talk to a roofer about removing your existing roof and installing a new roof. These are a few reasons why. They're Prone to Problems There have been several class-action lawsuits against Atlas Roofing Corporation for its Chalet shingles. This is because the shingles are well-known for being prone to cracking, blistering and otherwise becoming damaged prematurely. Read More …

Need A New Roof? Two Tips To Help You Choose The Right Material

15 February 2017
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When your roof starts to deteriorate so much that you constantly find yourself having to nail shingles put back into place, you know it's time to replace it.  However, getting a new roof can be a hefty investment so you want to make sure that you are making the best use of your money.  This starts with selecting the right material.  There are more roofing material options than ever before and you may not know which one to go with. Read More …

How To Stabilize A Sagging, Rotting Roof Until You Can Replace It

27 January 2017
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Some old houses can stand the test of time. Unfortunately their roofs do not. It does not matter what type of material was used to construct the roof on your house, it will eventually give out. When it does, you need to repair or replace it by hiring a roofing contractor. Until then, there are a few things you can do to stabilize a sagging and/or rotting roof. From the Inside Read More …