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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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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 …

Two Signs That It’s Time To Replace Your Roof

5 January 2017
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It can be said that your roof is arguably the single most important component of your house. No matter how great the structure of your home is or what wonderful belongings you've managed to accumulate, none of it will matter if you don't have a good covering to protect all of it. However, as vital as your roof is, it's very easy to neglect it. That's why you must pay attention to the signs so that you'll know when it's time for a new roof. Read More …

The Best And Worst Commercial Roofing For A Flat Roof In Need Of More Drainage

28 October 2016
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Businesses both large and small tend to have a similar roof styles despite any other architectural differences. Flat roof styles abound on commercial properties since the roof doesn't detract from the rest of the building and allows for the installation of practical rather than stylish and expensive roofing materials. A flat roof does have a slight slope to help with drainage, but rainy areas might receive enough regular precipitation for the slope to become overwhelmed, which would leave your business' roof with potentially damaging standing water. Read More …