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Standard Commercial Roofing Services And What Each Service Entails

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Commercial roofing services provides a wide variety of services to commercial customers. Each service has its own set of “sub-services,” too. The following commercial roofing services, and what each entails, will help you select the service or services that the roof on your commercial building currently needs. New Roofing Generally, this is the installation of any new roof on a new commercial building. If you are building a new commercial building from the ground up, you are going to need a new roof to top it off.…

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3 Tips For Protecting Your Vinyl Siding

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Vinyl siding is popular with homeowners for many reasons, including its affordability, ease of maintenance, and versatility. Vinyl siding comes in a variety of styles and finishes, and can even look like wood or stone. While easy to maintain, there are still some things you should keep in mind in order to protect and care for your vinyl siding. Following these tips will keep your vinyl siding looking like new and help prevent scratches and other damage.…

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If You See These Signs, Then Your Home Might Need A New Roof

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If your home’s asphalt shingle roof is aging but you are not sure how to tell when the need for a replacement is imminent, then check for these common signs of a failing roof: Deformed Shingles One of the first signs of an aging asphalt shingle roof is deformed shingles. If you can see shingles that are curling, buckling, or otherwise deformed, then it is time to have a professional roofer take a look.…

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3 Tips For Saving Money When Replacing Atlas Chalet Roof

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If you have an Atlas Chalet roof, you might be aware of the fact that these shingles cannot be repaired and that it can be difficult to find replacement shingles to replace them. This means that you might be facing a replacement that you might not have the money for. Luckily, there are a few ways that you can cut costs. 1. Choose a More Affordable Replacement Roof If you are going to be replacing your roof completely but are on a tight budget, avoid looking at costly roofing options.…

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How To Estimate Materials For A Corrugated Metal Roof

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If you are planning to install corrugated metal roofing, it is important to estimate the materials. Corrugated roofing can last a long time, it is lightweight, and it directs water from the roof. It is simple to figure how much roofing material you need. Here are tips to estimate the materials for a corrugated metal roof. Prepare to Work You need a calculator, a pencil, paper, a tape measure, and a ladder for this project.…

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How Can I Avoid Replacing My Roof Right Now?

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It’s a hard pill to swallow when you realize that your home is going to need a new roof soon. While roofs do need to be replaced from time to time, it’s still an expense that can be hard to fit into your budget. But there may be some things that you can do to extend your roof’s lifespan while it’s on its last legs, so that you have a bit more time to raise money for replacement.…

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How To Shingle A Roof Dormer

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If you have a roof dormer that isn’t covered, you will want to shingle it for protection. A dormer is a roof extension that commonly ties in with the main roof and has three walls with a glass pane. You should be able to install shingles yourself provided you feel comfortable working from heights and have some DIY experience. Here are tips to shingle a roof dormer. Prepare to Work…

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Taking Care Of Your Warehouse Roof

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Your commercial warehouse is likely a bustling center of activity throughout the day. It’s easy to overlook the physical building and roof while you’re busy with all your work. However, neglecting the roof can lead to inventory damage and employee injury; with these tips, you can care for the roof without too much trouble. Utilize Heating Cables Many commercial warehouses are outfitted with a plain flat roof. This type of roof functions well throughout most of the year, but in the winter, you need to keep an eye on it to ensure that ice or snow doesn’t build up to such a degree that a cave-in is possible.…

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Big Storm Just Pass Through? Look For Hidden Damage To Your Home's Roof

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Once a big storm has finished making its way through your town, your initial instinct may be to go outside and look for potential damage that was caused by it. You may take a look at your roof, think it looks normal, and feel relieved that there is no damage to have repaired. You should be aware that a storm can cause some hidden damage to your roof, which will not be immediately noticeable at first glance.…

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3 Tips For Roof Maintenance

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When you need for your house to stay as thermally efficient, durable, and structurally sound as possible, you should focus on roof maintenance. The roof maintenance that you perform will keep your roof at its absolute best, regardless of how long you have owned it. To this end, read these tips below so that you can figure out what needs to be done for your roof to stay in great condition.…

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