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How to tell if your roof has hail damage

asphalt shingle roof with hail damage

If a hail storm has come through your neighborhood, you might be wondering if your roof has hail damage. Even if the hail stones weren’t very big, they can still cause damage to your roof, flashing, vents, etc. If your roof has been damaged by hail to the point that it needs attention, you should…

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Is your roof hail storm ready?

large hail stones are a sign you might need a new roof

In order to answer this question, you should look at your roof, or have it inspected by a professional roofer, to determine its current condition. If it’s found to have problems, get them fixed right away to prevent further damage and more costly repairs. A hail storm is coming, you just don’t know when or…

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Roofing Scam

Roofing scams are still an unfortunate reality. Luckily, these scammers only make up a small percentage of the total population. For businesses, it’s those few people that give everyone in the roofing industry a bad reputation. We have as many con artists as any other industry, but we have found that there are a few…

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How to choose a good commercial roofing contractor

With so many commercial roofing contractors out there, how do you choose a good one? What do you ask them, or look for, to find out if they are trustworthy, reliable, and do quality work? When on-line reviews can be faked, and when the company can say anything they want on their own website, how…

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4 Spring roof and gutter maintenance tips

Spring is another great time for roof and gutter maintenance, whether for your house or your commercial building. During the Winter, heavy snowfall might have caused branches and leaves to fall off of overhanging trees and onto your roof. Wind might have blown leaves or other debris onto your roof or into your gutters. What’s…

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4 signs your roof needs repair

roof damage, hole in shingle roof

There are many signs that show your roof needs repair. Most signs are clearly visible from the ground. For example, a strong gust of wind can pick-up patio furniture and plant it on your roof (actually happened to a client of ours). A dead tree branch can fall into your roof and damage it. Swaying…

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5 signs your roof is leaking

water stain on ceiling from roof leak

Signs your roof is leaking are sometimes obvious, such as a stain on your ceiling, or water or rust around your stove pipe. Other signs of a roof leak you might not notice, such as mold in your attic. Keep an eye out for these 5 signs your roof is leaking, and act immediately, to…

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8 Common Commercial Roof Problems

commercial pvc roof with new rc2000 Inland Coatings coating

Commercial roof problems are unavoidable. It is inevitable that something goes wrong. Leaves might collect and clog your drains. Strong winds might pick-up or blow-off roofing material. Holes might develop from excessive expanding and contracting. If you ignore these problems, they can lead to bigger, more costly repairs. Below are the 8 most common commercial…

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5 signs you need a new roof

neighbors getting new asphalt shingles on roof of house

It’s not always obvious that you need a new roof. Some signs are only visible from on top of your roof, other signs are visible from the ground. So, how do you know? 1. Missing granules Sometimes you don’t have to get on your roof to see signs that you need a new roof. Sometimes…

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Granules on the ground are a sign you might need a new roof

asphalt shingle granules on ground

There are many signs that your roof might need attention. Some signs are obvious, such as a leaking ceiling. Other signs of a potential roofing problem aren’t quite as obvious.   The rain. A client of ours recently got some rain. A lot of rain. A lot of rain in a short period of time.…

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