Keeping Your Roof In Decent Shape

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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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5 Benefits Of A Foam Roof

11 May 2016
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If you are looking for an energy-efficient roofing product, a foam roof may be a great option. A foam roof is usually comprised of sprayed polyurethane foam. The polyurethane is made from a mixture of polyol and isocyanate. As the two components are combined and sprayed onto the roof, they convert from a liquid to a foam solid. Here are some advantages of having a polyurethane foam roof: No Leaks Read More …

Looking For Signs Of Roof Damage

2 May 2016
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If your roof has been battered by hail, the damage caused by it may later cause problems for your roof that you will not want to delay in having fixed. While it is essential that you have your roof inspected once a year, this is often not enough. Also, if you have your roof inspected regularly, you will be able to document what the roof was like before and after the damage. Read More …

Choosing Between The Right And Wrong Coatings For Your Cedar Shingle Roof

31 March 2016
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Shingles cut from durable cedar and similar woods, commonly called shake roof shingles, are attractive and relatively long lasting compared to other materials. However, applying the wrong coating or failing to coat the roof at all can result in a short lived roof that costs a lot to repair and replace. Take care of your roof by choosing the right roof coating and avoiding the wrong types. Right: UV Blocking Stains Read More …

3 Signs That An Asphalt Shingle Roof Need To Be Replaced

25 March 2016
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Does the condition of the asphalt shingles on the roof give your house an unappealing look? If the damage is severe enough, it is likely in your best interest to get a new roof installed. Take a look at the list in this of damages in this article that a roof with asphalt shingles might have when it is time for it to be replaced. 1. Air Comes Inside Your Home Through the Roof Read More …

3 Tips To Help Prevent And Eradicate Mold On The Roof

11 February 2016
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The exterior is one of the first things that people notice about your home. This includes the roof. Unfortunately, if you live in an area where the roof receives little to no sun, the shaded roof is the perfect environment for fungus to grow. The mold is unattractive all on its own, but the stains that can be left behind on your roof from this type of bacteria are unsightly as well. Read More …