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5 Risks of Failing to Maintain Your Roof

5 Risks of Failing to Maintain Your Roof

The roof of your home is an essential part of its weatherproof shield that protects it from damage, temperature fluctuations and moisture intrusions. In spite of its vital importance, it can be easy to take your roof for granted. In multi-story homes and homes with shallow roof pitches, it’s not… Read more »

Fiberglass or Asphalt Shingles: Which is Right for You?

Fiberglass or Asphalt Shingles: Which is Right for You?

With home improvement season fast approaching, many homeowners are beginning to shop around for roof replacement options. These days, the two most popular options are asphalt and fiberglass shingles. In some cases, you may hear people refer to asphalt shingles as organic shingles instead. Fiberglass and asphalt shingles are actually… Read more »

Quick Answers to Common Questions About Gutters

Quick Answers to Common Questions About Gutters

Gutter systems play an essential role in protecting your home from moisture intrusions. Without gutters, rainwater would simply run down the exterior of your home, promoting the growth of mold and mildew and potentially even compromising the integrity of your foundation. Gutters and downspouts channel this moisture and deposit it… Read more »

Flashing: An Essential Component of a Waterproof Roof

Flashing: An Essential Component of a Waterproof Roof

The underlayment and shingling on your roof might be the latest and greatest, but without properly installed flashing that beautiful roof will leak like a sieve. Flashing is so discreet that you might not even notice it at first, but you would certainly notice if it wasn’t there. In fact,… Read more »

Why Is Siding Important?

Why Is Siding Important?

In the same way that roofs protect your home from moisture problems and help you retain heat and comfort in your home, siding also serves many of the same roles for the rest of the structure. Siding does much more than give your home a distinct color or look. Here’s… Read more »

Missing Shingles

Winterizing Your Roof and Preparing for Winter

Before the weather starts to take a turn for the worse, you want to make sure that the roof over your head is ready to handle the coming cold and snow that makes winter such a tough season for your home. Here are a few handy tips to keep in… Read more »

Fall Is the Best Time for Roof Replacements

If you’ve been considering having your roof replaced, but just haven’t gotten around to it, autumn is the perfect time to finally commit to getting your roof redone. Fall offers several advantages, and having a solid and secure new roof ahead of the cold months ahead can help save significantly… Read more »

Fall Leaves Clogged Gutters

Check Your Gutters Before the Snow Flies

As fall sweeps through with crisper air and cooler temperatures, it brings with it the changing of green leaves to vibrant yellows, reds and oranges. While the autumn foliage is a beautiful sight, it also means the leaves are soon to fall – quite possibly onto your roof and into… Read more »