2015

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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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Three Useful Strategies That Can Help Extend The Life Of Your Roof

24 December 2015
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A leaky roof can cause a significant amount of damage to your home before you know it. When you find yourself in this unfortunate situation, the best thing you can do is find a licensed and reputable roofing contractor who will be able to tackle the repair job. Picking the right person for the job will ensure that it's done correctly. Once the roof is fixed, it's useful to know that you can take a series of steps that can extend the life of this vital component of your home. Read More …

A Built-Up Roof Is A Good Choice For A Warehouse Roof

24 December 2015
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Most warehouses have a low slope roof. This means that the roof is either flat, or has such a low pitch as to be nearly flat. Low slope roofs can't really be made of the same kind of roofing material that a high slope roof can be. That's because the water doesn't run off the roof in the same way. The roofer is going to have to use different kinds of material and different techniques in order to make sure your warehouse roof is going to last for a long time. Read More …

Best Time Of Year For A Roof Installation

22 December 2015
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Are you a homeowner with an old and possibly leaky roof? Are you wondering what the best time of year for a new roof installation would be? If your roof is already leaking, the best time to put a new roof on is now. If you have an old roof and need help deciding when to have a new one installed on your home, here is some information to help you decide: Read More …

3 Tips For Protecting A Roof In The Winter Months

22 December 2015
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Roofs put up with various weather elements throughout the year, but few things can be as damaging to a roof as heavy snow and the build up of ice. If you're a homeowner who lives in an area that receives a lot of snow during the winter season, there are several things that you can do to prevent ice dams and the accumulation of too much snow on the roof. A little bit of preventative effort can go a far way to keeping your roof safe and preventing expensive damage. Read More …

Did You Have Ice Dams Last Year? Take Action Now To Prevent Them This Winter

21 December 2015
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Last winter, did you have piles of ice appear at the edge of your roof? Known as ice dams, these accumulations of ice can cause a range of roofing issues, from bent gutters to loosened shingles. Many homeowners with ice dams end up with leaks and ceiling damage throughout the winter months. Luckily, there is still time to take action and keep ice dams from forming on your roof this coming winter. Read More …