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  • 3 Things To Know About Built-Up Roofing Systems


    If you are in the process of constructing a commercial building and are deciding on what type of roof it should have, it can be hard to know what kind to choose. Some of the more common types of commercial roofing systems include single ply membrane, standing seam metal roofing, shingle roofing, and sloped roofs. One more type of roofing that is becoming increasingly popular is called a built-up roofing system.
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  • Three Ways to Save Money on Roof Replacement


    A roof is a big investment, especially if you find yourself having to replace one that already exists. However, while the costs of many parts of the process are set in stone, there are also several ways you can save a significant amount of money. Here are some ways to save money for your roof replacement. Wait Until the Off-Season Like many industries, roofing contractors have busy seasons and off-seasons. During months of peak demand, contractors will charge higher labor rates and premiums for their service, and you might find yourself waiting up to a month just to get started.
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  • 3 Pivotal Steps To Take When Hiring Residential Roofing Contractors


    At some point, your home's roof may get damaged. If the damage is severe, and you're not sure how to go about the repair, get help from a residential roofing contractor. However, you'll want to take these steps when doing so to ensure your roof is in good hands.  Get a Referral If you've never had work done to your home's roof before, you may not be sure which roofing contractors are great to work with in your area.
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  • Have Roofing Damage From Water? What To Know Before You Replace Or Repair Your Home's Roof


    If the wood at the base of your roof is rotted because there some problems with your roofing shingles and water was able to get through, you want to make sure that you protect the base of the roof better when you upgrade the roof. It doesn't matter if you choose to go with asphalt shingles, metal panels, or clay tiles, you want to invest in protecting the base and wood areas of the roof.
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  • How To Repair Different Types Of Roof Flashing Damage


    If you have an asphalt shingle roof on your business, as many people do in the United States, then you need to make sure that your roof is protected from leaks. The flashing that is installed can greatly reduce the amount of water that can work its way underneath the shingles; however, the flashing can be damaged. Keep reading to learn about a few types of damage and how they can be repaired.
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  • Restore Or Replace Old Wood Siding: What You Need To Know


    Many older homes have wood siding. It is one of the most attractive types of siding when it is well maintained. However, when it is not maintained, it can quickly begin to look worn or even damaged, and homeowners might wonder if they need new siding because the wood siding looks so terrible. Sometimes, even siding that seems in terrible shape can be restored to look beautiful again. But other times, the siding actually is too damaged to restore, which means you need to consider other options.
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  • Maintenance Chores You Can Expect When You Get A Metal Roof


    If you're thinking about switching from asphalt roofing to metal roofing, then you may wonder how much maintenance the metal will need in coming years. Metal roofs are low-maintenance, so they don't need much care. They're also durable, which minimizes the need for repairs. Here's a look at some of the maintenance requirements your metal roof may need. Keep Leaves and Branches Cleared If trees are near your roof, be sure to trim the branches so they don't scrape the roof when the wind blows.
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  • 4 Roofing Maintenance Tips To Help Prevent Damage Caused By Shade From Trees


    In areas with extreme heat during the summer months, having trees around your home can be beneficial to help keep things cool. These trees will also cause your home to require extra tree and roof maintenance to prevent damage. Here are some roof maintenance tips to help prevent trees from causing damage to your home. 1. Routine Pruning of Shade Trees to Protect Your Home and Tree Health If you want to protect your home from damage that can be caused by trees, then it is important to do routine maintenance.
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  • 3 Additional Concerns That Go Along With Commercial Roofing


    Residential and commercial roofing have their similarities, which means that some of the concerns are the same. However, there are added concerns that you have to worry about with commercial roofing, too. These are some of the additional concerns of commercial roofing that you might not have to worry about with a residential roof. 1. The Concerns of a Flat Roof First, since many commercial roofs are flat roofs, there are additional concerns that you have to think about.
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  • Tips To Help You Make Your Roof Last As Long As Possible


    As a homeowner, you want to do everything in your power to ensure that all of the parts and pieces of your home are working together to keep you comfortable and safe in your home. One of those elements you will want to keep a close eye on is your roof. Your home's roof is the major barrier between the heat and cold as well as the protective force that keeps rain, snow, and the elements out of your house.
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