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Should I clean my roof?

May 5, 2022  | By: John Esh

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  | By: John Esh

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  | By: John Esh

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  | By: John Esh

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  | By: John Esh

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  | By: John Esh

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  | By: John Esh

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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Replacing Your Church Roof: What Leaders Need to Know

December 27, 2021  | By: John Esh

You’ve discovered that your church roof is leaking. Or maybe you’re working on next year’s maintenance budget.  Maybe you don’t have records of what’s been done on the roof, and you need help determining its condition.  What goes into church roof repairs and replacements, and what

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What Are the Different Types of Houses?

December 13, 2021  | By: John Esh

Whether you’re in the market to buy a house or dreaming about the day you can, you’ll quickly realize you have plenty of architectural choices. When you begin your hunt, your real estate agent may ask you to describe what kind of house you’re looking for. They may throw out terms

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