Repair or Replacement? Getting Advice from a Roofer

Preventing Your Wood Roof From Being Damaged By Moss And Algae

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You can expect to get up to 25 years of service from your new wood roof, if maintained properly. Damp wood is a favorite place for moss and algae to grow. They can slowly crack and destroy wooden roof shingles. Here are some ways to prevent these plants from shortening the life of your roof. Keep the Roof Clean Debris on the roof allows water to collect and sit on the roof.…

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5 Facts About Metal Roofing For Your Home

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Many homeowners are enjoying the benefits of metal roofing. Since the material lasts a long time, is recyclable, and often comes with a long warranty, it is becoming a more practical material to use. If you were not already convinced to use metal roofing on your home, these 5 facts may cause you to consider it. A Metal Roof Can Disperse Lighting Strikes A misconception is that a metal roof will increase the chance of your home getting hit by lightning.…

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5 Common Causes Of Roof Damage

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Your roof is one of the most significant investments you’ll make in your home. With the average roof costing around $12,000, you want it to last as long as possible. Knowing common causes of roof damage can help you prevent unnecessary damage. While you can’t prevent a hail storm, there are steps you can take to minimize other damage. Storms. Hail, water from excessive rains and falling limbs can all damage a roof severely.…

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