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Considering a DIY Roof Replacement? Read This Before You Start

June 24, 2022

Roof replacement is a major home improvement project that often comes with a major price tag. Its importance can’t be overstated; a good roof lowers your energy costs and protects everything it covers, including the people that live below it. When those people are your family, you want the very

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How Long Should a Metal Roof Last?

June 21, 2022

Metal roofing has entered the mainstream and is an excellent choice for pretty much any home. But we have observed a lot of confusion and doubts regarding metal roofs. This article will help you understand the longevity and advantages of metal roofing, as well as the disadvantages.  We hope to

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Should You Repair or Replace Your Roof?

May 20, 2022

“Should I have my roof checked?” This is a question that comes to most people’s minds only when there’s information about an oncoming storm or tornado. Considering the vital role a roof plays, it’s not given as much attention as it deserves until it’s almost too late. 

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Should I clean my roof?

May 5, 2022

As a homeowner, you’re right to wonder if you’re providing your roof with the proper care and maintenance. At the end of the day, it’s the most vital protection your home has from the outside elements — and neglecting your roof over time can mean hard-to-repair and costly damage, as well as

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Skylight Replacement and Installation 101

April 22, 2022

Everything You Need to Know About Skylights and Sun Tunnels Skylights are statement pieces. They add natural light into the room, creating an energetic and fresh ambiance. They make rooms feel larger than they really are by opening the space into the vast sky. With all the extra light filtering in,

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Pros and Cons of Standing Seam and Corrugated Metal Roofing

April 4, 2022

In the past few years, metal roofing has grown in popularity as more and more people discover the benefits of metal roofing over asphalt shingles. Metal is resilient, standing up to weather extremes, wildfires, and hurricanes. For the environmentally conscious, it’s also an earth-friendlier

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How Much Does Solar Roofing Cost?

March 10, 2022

Electricity from traditional sources is becoming more expensive, which is why many homeowners have switched to solar. However, whether you’ll save money by installing solar panels will depend on a number of key factors. Before making the leap, find out how your incentives and location may be

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What Should I Do If I’m Missing Shingles From My Roof?

January 21, 2022

After a day of high winds, you may have noticed a shingle or two lying in your yard. While this doesn’t necessarily mean you have to replace your roof, you do need to repair it as soon as you can. Why do shingles blow off the roof? Most shingles can withstand some pretty strong winds,

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What Are Snow Guards & Do I Need Them For My Roof?

January 14, 2022

Living in southeastern PA, we get snow. We don’t get mountains of it, but we can expect at least a couple snow storms every winter.  Sun and higher temperatures help the snow melt. In some cases, you may have noticed large amounts of snow sliding off your roof all at once in a sheet. This

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4 Roofing Trends to Continue in 2022

January 7, 2022

The past two years have been challenging for so many business in various industries. What business predicted may have played out was likely far from reality. People spent more time at home. For a number of people, the extra savings typically used for vacations or extracurricular was repurposed for

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