Tips For Locating Leaks On Commercial And Residential Roofs

Posted on: 27 November 2018
The winter rains are coming and now is the time you need to repair any leaks in your roof that developed over the summer. However, before you can get to work repairing leaks, first you need to locate them. While this may seem like a simple thing, it isn't always as obvious as you might imagine because the source of the leak can be a long way from the place the roof shows any obvious water damage.
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Shakes and Fakes: Everything You Need to Know About Alternatives to Asphalt Shingles

Posted on: 26 October 2018
Asphalt shingles are ubiquitous. Across much of America, homes are protected by asphalt shingles and there is nothing wrong with that; they are durable, effective, and inexpensive. Sometimes, however, you want a different look for your home. From cedar shakes to faux products, there are choices out there to fit every style and budget.  1. Metal Roofing: While traditional, standing seam metal roofs in a silver-tone are what comes to mind when someone mentions installing a metal roof on their home, the options available today in metal roofing are almost limitless.
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3 Reasons Why Your Roof Is Energy Inefficient

Posted on: 5 October 2018
Feel like your energy bill is higher than it should be? Does it seem like your home struggles to reach your desired temperature, even when the air conditioner or furnace are running? If so, there's likely something in your home that is creating a draft. If you've installed insulation, sealed your windows, and taken other energy efficiency steps to minimize waste, you may want to consider issues in your roof.
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Flat Roof Follies: Three Roofing Mistakes

Posted on: 15 September 2018
Your metal shop, warehouse, garage or shed was likely outfitted with a rubber, flat-top roof before you even thought of purchasing the place. It could be serving your facility well, weathering storms and brightly sunny days without trouble. Ignoring it as business consumes your hours is easy. This, however, typically leads to roofing structure trouble as the natural deterioration of the materials occurs without notice. These particular mistakes--or follies--could threaten not only the roof, but everything happening inside the building.
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