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Santa's Landing Pad: A Roofing Blog

Why do you need a strong roof on your home? To support Santa's sleigh, of course! In a more realistic sense, however, a strong roof is important for your home's protection. It keeps the wind and rain outside, and it also insulates your home against the chill of winter and the heat of summer. Most people think of roofs as being made from shingles, but roofers can make a strong roof from slate, tile, metal, or an array of other materials, too. We hope that as you read this roofing blog, you gain a lot of knowledge about the profession and about roofs in general.

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Easy Ways To Spot A Metal Roof In Need Of Repair As A Homebuyer
10 November 2020

Metal roofing has a stellar reputation for providi

Do Slate Roofs Ever Need To Be Repaired?
4 November 2020

Slate roofs have quite a reputation. Since the mat

4 Reasons To Choose Rubber Commercial Roofing For Your Building
29 October 2020

If you're unhappy with the way the old roof on you

Five Signs That You Need To Replace Your Commercial Flat Roof
26 October 2020

Commercial flat roofs have a long life because mos

About Residential Roof Problems & Repairs
20 October 2020

A residential roof consists of various materials t

Easy Ways To Spot A Metal Roof In Need Of Repair As A Homebuyer

Metal roofing has a stellar reputation for providing adequate protection and doing so for a really long time. Nevertheless, metal roofing does deteriorate, it does break down, and it does sustain damage. Therefore, this form of roofing may very well be in need of repair at some point. If you are on the search for a new home, the roof is one of the most pertinent points of the house to pay attention to. Read More 

Do Slate Roofs Ever Need To Be Repaired?

Slate roofs have quite a reputation. Since the material is pulled straight from the earth itself and applied directly to a roof, it can be extremely heavy and expensive to install. On the plus side though, they're extremely durable, and can stand up to just about any type of fire, water, or animal that may walk over its surface. Additionally, hard slate roofs have been known to last up to 200 years before needing to be replaced. Read More 

4 Reasons To Choose Rubber Commercial Roofing For Your Building

If you're unhappy with the way the old roof on your building performed, consider switching to rubber roofing. Rubber roofing is also called EPDM roofing since it is made from ethylene-propylene-diene monomer material. It has many of the qualities of traditional rubber, except it's more durable and less prone to cracking due to sun exposure. Here are some benefits of rubber commercial roofing. Rubber Roofing Is Affordable To Install And Maintain Read More 

Five Signs That You Need To Replace Your Commercial Flat Roof

Commercial flat roofs have a long life because most styles can be easily and cost-effectively repaired. Eventually, though, the time will come for a replacement and it is important to know how to recognize when this is the case. 1. Ponding Water Ponding water is the standard term for water that pools on the surface of a flat roof. In some cases, the issue is minor and you simply need to have a roof drain repaired or a new drain installed. Read More 

About Residential Roof Problems & Repairs

A residential roof consists of various materials that are important for the roof's longevity. For instance, there is usually an underlayment material placed on top of the deck of the roof before materials such as shingles or tiles are attached. The underlayment provides an extra layer of protection for the deck and can deter the deterioration process throughout the years. Failing to get any of the materials on your roof repaired quickly when problems arise can lead to severe damage that will likely require new roof construction. Read More