Own A House With A Metal Roof? Here's What You Need To Know

Posted on: 28 July 2017
Metal roofing is ideal in warm climates because it reflects the sun's heat. This can help keep the costs of cooling the home minimal as compared to a home with an asphalt shingled roof, which absorbs heat. In fact, a metal roof can save 25 percent of the homeowner's energy costs. Another reason metal roofing is ideal in warm climates is because it provides a durable barrier to the environmental forces of nature, particularly strong wind and heavy rain.
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Did Hail Just Rain Down On Your Roof? Why You Need To Inspect It For Damage

Posted on: 26 July 2017
A hail storm isn't a pleasant event, especially because of the damage it can cause to your home's roof. It's possible that hail can cause extensive damage that will need to be repaired, and in some situations, cause the need for premature roof replacement. The hail may have been small but that does not mean the damage is as well. Consider getting a professional roof inspection after it hails for the following reasons.
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Rashes Popping Up On A Child's Skin? A Fireplace May Be To Blame

Posted on: 21 July 2017
Fireplaces are a great decoration in a home, but they can be a health hazard if they are left unclean. Unfortunately, a large number of children suffer from rashes caused by fireplaces. Here is what parents need to know about this problem and how a chimney sweep can help. Rashes Can Be A Sign Of Creosote Buildup Children who are developing rashes on the skin may be exposed to high levels of what is known as creosote.
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Need To Replace Your Roof? Different Roofing Materials And Gutters Available To You

Posted on: 18 July 2017
If you are replacing the roof on your home, you have many choices to make, including choosing the type of roofing materials you want to use, as well as the gutters you want to install. Below are some tips about this so the roofer can install your new roof. Types of Roofing Materials You do not have to put the same kind of roofing material on your roof if you do not want to.
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