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The Claim After The Storm: Vital Steps You Need To Take After Your Roof Suffers Storm Damage

Storms are a major source of severe roofing damage. High winds can turn tree branches and yard debris into flying projectiles that can crack or displace shingles, and heavy rain or lightning can cause trees to fall on your roof.

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Diagnosing Flat Roof Leaks Using Infrared Technology

Flat roofs are a common feature of institutional, commercial, and industrial buildings across the country. They are valued for their ease of access, as well as for allowing large HVAC units to be housed on top of the building. Yet

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Nail Guns Vs. Hammers When Installing Shingles

When adding shingles to a roof, the two options are to use a hammer or a nail gun. A hammer is much cheaper and there are some other benefits to a hammer, but there are some reasons why you might

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Understanding Roofing Options For Your Home

Replacing the roof on your home is not something you have to do every year but even the best singles will only last so long. While most brands of roofing shingles have a warranty of 20 to 30 years, there

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The Homeowner’s Guide To Caring For A Roof

The roof that you have on your home will go a long way toward keeping your structure safe, despite any conditions happening outside. Part of caring for your home means knowing when it is time to replace your roof and

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Take Better Care Of Your Home With These Simple New Year’s Resolutions

New Year’s Day is just around the corner. If you usually play into the tradition of making resolutions, you may be thinking of ways you can take better care of your health or accelerate your career in 2017. But resolutions

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Do You Have Questions About How Metal Roofs Work? Here Are Some Answers

Many people shy away from the idea of a metal roof because they have preconceived notions of how they work. Many of those notions come from how people think metal works in general. Here are some questions people often have

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3 Important Questions To Ask When Hiring A Company To Install Your New Roof

When choosing a roof installation company to work with, it’s a good idea to consult with several prospective providers so you can compare your options and ensure that you’re getting the most bang for your buck. Here are a few

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Will A Spray Foam Roof Withstand Extreme Weather?

If you have a low-slop or flat roof, you may be using spray foam for its roofing material. Consumers love spray foam because it is energy efficient, which will save them money on their energy bills. A concern about this

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Tips For Spotting The Need For A Repair To Your Roof

You will need to make sure that you are able to quickly spot the need for a roof repair on your home. This way, you will be able to limit the amount of damage that you will have to deal

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About Me

Hi, my name is Craig, and this blog is for anyone who needs to know about roofers and roofing. When I needed a new roof on my office building, I wasn't sure what type of roof I needed. I wanted a roof that would be energy efficient, but I also wanted to stay within my business budget. Before choosing the roofing materials, I talked with several roofing contractors and other business owners about the different kinds of roofing materials that are available. After doing extensive research, I selected a roof that wouldn't cause the electric bill to be sky high, and it was also one that I could afford. If you have questions about the various types of roofs and you're not sure which kind to choose, I hope that my blog helps to make your decision easier.

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