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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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Roofing Safety: Why Contractors Have The Upper Hand

When you have roof work to be done, you might weigh your options: do it yourself or hire a roofing contractor. For many homeowners, the thought of doing a roofing job yourself can be daunting. However, for professionals in the industry, it's all about making sure the job is done safely and correctly. Contractors are trained and certified to conduct roofing work with the utmost safety standards in mind, whereas homeowners don't always have those standards. Read More 

4 Reasons To Do Some Roof Repair Before Selling Your Home

Selling your home can be a stressful process, and it is important to ensure that you are doing everything you can to make sure that the sale goes off without a hitch. One of the most overlooked steps in preparing a home for sale is roof repair. Having an intact and well-maintained roof is essential for any successful real estate transaction and there are several reasons why having some roof repairs done before listing your home can help you get the best price possible. Read More 

How Can Roofers Spruce Up Your Roof At The End Of The Cold Season?

How do you spruce up the roof to prepare for warmer weather after the harsh cold weather? As a homeowner, you want to ensure that your roof is in top condition and that any minor repairs are done quickly. Roofers can make this process much easier by providing professional services for repairing and restoring roofs. Here are several ways roofers can spruce up your roof at the end of the cold season. Read More 

Should A Roof Be Replaced After A Hurricane?

If you live in a region in which hurricanes are common, you might wonder what you should do after your home has been affected by a hurricane. For example, you might wonder if you will need to have your roof replaced. A damaged roof might be vulnerable to even more damage in the future. However, it's only necessary to replace your roof under certain circumstances. Steps to Take After a Hurricane Read More 

5 Problems That Can Arise From A Missing Shingle

Roof damage doesn't have to look extreme in order to be problematic. Even a single missing shingle can lead to major home repair issues later. The following are a few reasons why you should have any damage, no matter how minor, repaired immediately.  1. Mold and Leaks The most obvious issue with delaying a shingle repair is leaks. Water can seep in so slowly that you aren't even aware there is a leak—until you go up into the attic to find dampness and mold. Read More