2016

Is the roof on your home looking a little worse for the wear? Learn tips for identifying when you need to replace your roof.

5 Tips For Patching A Lightly Damaged Foam Roof Coating

2 December 2016
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Foam coatings for flat roofs are generally added as part of repairs or renovation of an existing roof, and the durability of the foam allows it to last for years with minimal maintenance. However, small holes and cracks will eventually appear in the foam's surface after enough time passes due to falling branches, hail, birds, and other common roof hazards. Using these tips to patch small damaged spots on your foam-coated roof will give you the best possible results to prevent leaks. Read More …

Remodeling Your Asphalt Roof: Should You Replace Your Roof Or Just Cover It?

18 October 2016
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If you plan to remodel your home, you might decide to cover up some things instead of replace them to save money, including your asphalt roof. Although installing new shingles over your old shingles may seem like the best option for you right now, it may come back to haunt you later. Depending on your roof's age and overall condition, it might have some damage below the shingles and underlayment you can't see, including wood rot from rain and holes from insects. Read More …

Is Fiber Cement Board Siding The Right Choice For Your Home?

9 June 2016
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If you are in the process of remodeling the home you have or getting ready to build a new one, you are probably looking for ways to reduce the amount of maintenance your home will require in the future. One of the ways that you can do this is by choosing the right siding to go on your home. Fiber cement board siding may be what you are looking for. It will not only provide you with the low maintenance that you are looking for, it comes with a lot of other features as well. Read More …

Protect Your Roof And Home From Rainwater: How To Clean Your Gutters And Extend Your Downspouts

25 March 2016
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If you didn't add roofing maintenance to your spring cleaning list this year, you might want to do so now, including cleaning out your home's gutters and extending the downspouts attached to them. Sometimes, gutters clog up with debris that prevents rainwater from draining from your roof properly. The water may back up onto the roof or run down the sides of the house instead. Rainwater can also become a big issue if it pours out of your downspouts and soaks the soil around your basement instead of flowing toward the yard. Read More …

What You Should Know About Painting Your Metal Roof

21 March 2016
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An unpainted metal roof has its charms, but you may be thinking it'd look much better if it matched or complemented the rest of your home d├ęcor. So now it's time to give your metal roof a few quick coats. However, there's plenty you should know about having your metal roof painted beforehand, as it can help you save time and avoid costly mistakes. The Importance of Prep Work Before you decide to paint your metal roof, you'll have to make sure it's free of any defects that could have a negative impact on your roof's appearance. Read More …

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how to identify when your roofing needs replaced

How's the roof on your home looking? The roofing on your home should look nice and it should keep out any rain or snow. When your roofing begins to fail, you will find the sandy particles in your gutters and possibly on the ground below. There are several signs that will alert you to the need of a roofing replacement. Our blog will show you what signs to be aware of so that you can quickly identify the problems before they spread from the outside of your home to the inside of it causing far more damage.

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