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Five Ways to Prepare Your Roof for Snow

Winter brings with it so many wonderful things: holiday traditions, New Year’s, and beautiful snowfall if you're lucky enough to see some! However, at some point, this fine white powder can wreak havoc on your roof if you're not careful! While it may look like a...

10 Signs Your Roof is Aging…Badly

Did you know that a typical asphalt-shingled roof should last 15 to 25 years in the best conditions? Roofs in areas that experience tropical storms and hurricane-force winds, however, may need a roof repair or an entirely new roof a lot sooner. Keeping up with roof...

How to Prepare Your Roof for Winter

Is your home ready to take on the snow and ice?  Prioritize preparing your roof to ensure that your house stays dry and warm throughout the colder months. Especially if you live in the northern parts of the country, winter roof care is vital to protect your home from...

Preparing Your Roof for Major Storms in Tennessee

As a resident of Tennessee, the last thing you might worry about is damage from a hurricane, but did you know that a tropical storm that moves inland can produce more rain than a Category 5 hurricane? Tropical storms not only bring with them massive flash flooding...

Should I Rake Snow off My Roof?

As soon as the first snowstorm hits, hardware stores display all kinds of roof rakes. Snow can cause a roof to collapse or ice dams from the weight and moisture on the roof, but also provides insulation. Should you always clean snow off as part of your roof...

Our Four Step Roofing Inspection Checklist

It’s easy to remember to check on your roof and its condition after a big storm, but most homeowners admit that they don’t pay much attention to the condition of their roof otherwise. Taking stock of the state of your roof and getting problems repaired quickly by a...

Preparing Your Roof for Major Storms: Florida Edition

Living in Florida comes with many advantages but can also be stressful when hurricane season begins each year. Keeping yourself and your family safe during major storms should always be your first concern. However, once that’s assured, there are things you can do to...

How Old Is Your Roof?

Your typical asphalt shingled roof has a lifespan of close to 25 years before it should need any repairs or replacements, barring no damage, of course. If you do not know the initial installation date of your home’s roof, there are a few signs to look for in...

Best Practices for Autumn Roof Care

Homeownership is a wonderful thing, but with owning a home comes essential repairs – and your roof is no exception! Seasonal changes can wreak havoc on your roof, so monitoring the state of your roof can go a long way toward keeping your roof well-maintained and...