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The next time you walk outside, take a moment to gaze up at your roof. What do you see? Do you see even shingles that are all laying flat? Or do you see shingles that are starting to curl and that are covered in moss? You can tell a lot about the condition of your roof just by looking at it. If you are at all concerned about the state of your roof, then your first call should be to a roofing contractor. They can evaluate the situation and recommend repairs or replacement as needed. Learn more about roofing and roofing contractors here on this website.

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  • Why It Makes Sense To Have A Slate Roof Installed On Your New Home

    6 October 2020

    When you build a new home, one of the major decisions that you will have to make is what type of roof you want to be installed. Since there are many types of roofing materials available, it can be overwhelming to narrow down the options and make a final decision. If you are in this type of situation, you should seriously consider having a slate roof installed on your new home.

  • 4 Reasons Your Roof Is Leaking

    30 September 2020

    A leaking roof is more than annoying; it can result in serious damage to your roof deck, attic insulation, and it can even cause damage to the drywall and structure of your home. #1: Damaged Rubber Boots When talking about roofs, rubber boots are a material that goes around all the objects that protrude out from it, such as plumbing and air vents. The rubber boot helps create a seal between your roof and the object that is protruding from it, helping to ensure water doesn't get into your home.

  • Residential Roofing And Storm Damage Restorations: Building A More Storm Resistant Roof

    25 September 2020

    When storms cause damage to your home, cleaning and repairs are needed to prevent problems from worsening. The restoration process often includes reinstalling the same materials the same way they were before the storm. Why not improve areas like your roof with more storm-resistant designs and materials? The following storm damage repair information will help you with storm damage restorations: Evaluate more vulnerable areas—There are areas of your roof that are more vulnerable to wear and storm damage.

  • What Material Is Best For Residential Roofing?

    21 September 2020

    When building a new home, there are several decisions that have to be made from the color of the paint to the materials for flooring. Another decision that has to be made is what type of roofing material you want on your new home. Your residential roofing company can help identify which is the best option for you, but knowing a little bit about each type will help you make the best decision possible.

  • How Metal Roofing Compares With Other Materials For A Cabin Roof

    16 September 2020

    If you're fixing up a cabin for a scenic place to relax, fish, or just get away from your usual routine, you may be considering your options for new roofing. Metal roofing is a good choice for any home, but it's especially suitable for a getaway cabin. Here's how metal compares to other options you might consider. Metal Lasts Longer Than Asphalt Shingles If you want the most affordable roofing for your cabin, then asphalt shingles might be the answer.