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  • Spring Cleaning? 3 Tips On Restoring Your Asphalt Roof

    If you are planning to spring clean your home part of your chores should be the exterior of your home. One place to start is your roof. If it is old, you may be able to restore the roof. If you want to do this, follow the three tips below. You can then decide if you want to keep your roof or replace it with a new one. 1. Make Repairs
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  • Spray Foam Is Great for Flat Roofs

    If you have a flat roof and need to replace the outer material, you need to choose a smart product. Flat roofs have to handle standing water, which can be very problematic if you don't have a waterproof material. This article explains what type of product you should look for if you are shopping for a flat roof waterproofing material, and why spray foam is a great modern choice. Function over Aesthetics
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  • How The Lifespan Of A Metal Roof Can Be Extended

    Many homeowners are using metal roofing due to how resistant they are. Metal roofs can withstand fire, strong storms, and high speed winds. It is natural to take steps to extend the life of that metal material, so you can go as long as possible before roof replacement is needed one again. Here are a few tips for extending the overall life of a metal roof that any homeowner can follow.
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  • Three Types Of Common Roof Damage

    There are many different types of issues that your roof may be unfortunate enough to experience. Being aware of these issues and the steps that you should take when they arise can be important for minimizing the damage to the house and the cost of repairing it. More exactly, there are three types of damage that may be especially common for roofs.      Winter-Related Damage The winter months can be extremely wearing on your home's roof.
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  • 2 Seemingly Small Problems That Could Deteriorate Your Shingled Roof

    At first glance, you may feel that your home's roof is intact. However, sometimes small issues could be deteriorating or rotting out your roof without you realizing it. If you notice either of following small problems with your roof, it may have damage of which you might not be aware. Loose or Missing Nails After a strong wind storm, you may notice a few roofing nails laying on the ground. Or, you may see a few sticking up on the roof, indicating they have become loose.
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  • 3 Signs You Need To Have Your Shingles Replaced

    If you're like most people, you rarely pay much attention to your roof. In fact, you might not pay attention to your roof until you've got a leak in your house or you need to inspect it after a storm. Unfortunately, ignoring your roof can leave it susceptible to some serious damage. If you've got asphalt shingles, serious damage doesn't always require a complete roofing replacement. Sometimes, it can just mean that you need to have a few shingles replaced.
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  • 4 Signs It's Time To Call A Roofing Professional To Your Home

    No homeowner wants to deal with costly and unexpected roofing repairs, but the truth is that most homeowners will need to make significant repairs or invest in total replacement of their roof at some point. By knowing the "red flags" to watch out for that indicate the need to call a roofing professional, you can stay on top of roof repairs as they become necessary. Your Roof is More Than 15 Years Old
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  • 3 Things To Know About Addressing Damage To Your Roof

    If your roof has sustained damage due to a storm, you are going to want to get your roof inspected and get to work fixing your roof right away. You Have Time to File a Claim If a major storm just hit your area, you don't have to rush outside as soon as the storm passes to see if your roof was damaged. However, it is always a good idea to inspect your roof in a timely manner and to call your insurance company if you suspect that your roof sustained damage.
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  • Ceramic Roofing Tiles Are Great For Any Climate

    Building owners are always trying to make their property more energy efficient and reduce their bills. As far as heat loss and insulation go, the roof is one of the most significant factors. That is, if your roofing material is not energy efficient, your home won't be very efficient either. So, if you are in the market for a new roof, you need think about how different materials are going to affect the efficiency and installation of your home.
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