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Sustainable Roofing: Metal for Restoration and Preservation

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January 31, 2020

  If you own an older home, chances are that one of the motivating factors to your decision to purchase that home was to not see it fall into disrepair or have to be torn down. Metal roofing goes well with that thought because of its anticipated durability. It can protect and beautify homes for… ( read more )

9 Things Your Roofing Contractor Should Do for You

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August 8, 2019

Hiring a roofing contractor isn’t something most homeowners do very often.  When it’s time to do so, your experience can be great or awful. What questions do you need to ask? What commitments will make for a smooth project that is worth your investment and that you are happy with for years to come? Here’s… ( read more )

Standing Seam Roofing as a Design Element

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May 10, 2019

We don’t often think of a home’s roof as a design element, but it is. Making up a large percentage of your home’s view from the street, every roof has an impact on the impression, curb appeal, and beauty of your abode.  When considering what type of roof to install on your new or existing… ( read more )

Interlocking Metal Roofing Panels Provide Wind Resistance

December 6, 2018

Strong winds are prevalent everywhere, but if you live in a hurricane-prone area or one that receives those strong winds as the residual of hurricanes, or even in the west and coasts of North America, the winds come.  Though the strength of those storms weaken over the miles that they travel, it’s not unusual these days for homeowners… ( read more )

Interlocking Metal Roofing Panels: Protection from Water Damage

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May 20, 2018

Water damage to your home and all that it contains comes mainly from two primary culprits: rain and flooding. Flooding can come from a variety of events, and being prepared for it is very important. In this article, we want to focus on water intrusion from the top of your house: the roof. Managing Rain… ( read more )

Hail Resistant Roofing

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March 5, 2018

Severe hailstorms damage and destroy non-hail resistant roofing materials. This occurs at great expense and aggravation to property owners and insurance companies. Typical Roofing vs Hail Resistant Roofing Property owners in hail prone areas have done careful research to find hail- resistant roofing, and local insurance companies are rewarding property owners who choose hail resistant… ( read more )