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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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What To Know About The Ice And Water Shield When Installing A New Roof
29 June 2022

Does your building need a new roof installed, and

3 Things To Consider When Deciding If Metal Roofing Is Right For Your Commercial Building
26 June 2022

Metal is a good roofing material for a commercial

Roofing Services You May Need in the Spring and Summer
18 May 2022

When spring arrives, it's time to start thinking a

Fast Roof Repair Is Essential For Raccoon Damage So Rain And Other Pests Stay Out Of Your Attic
12 January 2022

If you were surprised to see a raccoon crawl up on

4 Top Benefits Of Getting A New Roof Over Your Commercial Building
10 December 2021

One of the common questions that commercial proper

What To Know About The Ice And Water Shield When Installing A New Roof

Does your building need a new roof installed, and you are being told that you also need to install a new ice and water shield? Here is what you need to know about this important part of any commercial roof.  What Does An Ice And Water Shield Do? An ice and water shield is a type of material that adheres to the roof deck, and it acts as a waterproof membrane that is placed underneath the main roofing material in certain places. Read More 

3 Things To Consider When Deciding If Metal Roofing Is Right For Your Commercial Building

Metal is a good roofing material for a commercial building because it's durable and it usually doesn't need many repairs. Metal also lasts a long time and gives you a good return on your investment. If you're unsure if metal is suitable for your building, talk to a metal roofing contractor and get advice. Here are some things they might consider.  1. The Slope Of Your Roof Many commercial buildings have flat roofs. Read More 

Roofing Services You May Need in the Spring and Summer

When spring arrives, it's time to start thinking about home improvement projects. Spring and summer are good times to undertake big cleaning projects and doing home maintenance chores so your home is ready for another year of protecting your family. Warm weather is also a busy time for contractors such as roofers. Since roofers are usually busier then than in the winter, don't wait until the last minute to plan your roof repairs or replacement. Read More 

Fast Roof Repair Is Essential For Raccoon Damage So Rain And Other Pests Stay Out Of Your Attic

If you were surprised to see a raccoon crawl up on your roof and then disappear, it's time to check your roof and attic for damage. A raccoon can tear an opening in your roof and start living in your attic. That's bad enough, but the hole in your roof lets in rain and other pests. You'll need to check your attic for signs of raccoon activity, and if you see some, call an animal trapper to get the raccoon out. Read More