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Pros and Cons of Asphalt Shingles

Is it time to update your home and replace your roof? A new roof is a big investment, and requires a little research. There are a lot of different material options and it can be a bit overwhelming at first to know which one is the best choice for you. If you are considering asphalt […]

10 Essential Roofing Safety Tips

There isn’t anywhere in or around your home that is more important when it comes to safety than your roof. The roof and ladders themselves can be hazardous. We have our top 10 safety tips if you are considering doing your own roof inspection or work. Make sure you follow these to limit the hazards […]

What is the Longest-Lasting Roofing Material?

If you are considering re-roofing your home, you know that the cost of new roofing material directly correlates to how long your new roof will last. In this article, we will review the different types of roofing material, and the associated cost and value of each. Also, keep in mind that the weather conditions in […]

Why Install Skylights In Your Office?

Believe it or not, the lighting situation – the natural lighting situation, anyway – in your office is going to have a tremendous impact on the productivity of all the people working the space. Sure, it’s true that we don’t need sunlight to survive the same way that plants do, but at the same time […]

How to Select the Right Roof Hatch for You

It’s in your best interest to make sure that your commercial property has the right roof hatch installed. Not only will it provide safe and convenient access to areas on your roof, but you will also be able to utilize it to allow for proper venting while protecting the rest of your interior space from […]

5 Roofing Tips For Summer

Ah, summer. Balmy weather, picnics, and vacations. It’s no surprise that we’ve already felt the temperatures rising, and had brief snippets of our fantastic summer weather already. As the heat continues to rise, there are a few things we can do to prepare our homes for the season, specifically overhead. These tips will help you […]

How To Install A Bathroom Vent Through The Roof

If you are tired of that steamy bathroom after your shower, or have “install bathroom vent” on your DIY list for your home, we’ve got some tips that will help you do it correctly and avoid some common mistakes that could cost you big in the long run. If you’re thinking that you can use […]

How Do I Prep My Roof for Fall?

It’s time to start preparing for the upcoming rainy months that will be here before we know it. Fall weatherization for your roof is important, especially when the rain and cooler weather starts. Are you wondering how to prep your roof for fall? Here are some helpful ways to get your roof ready so you’re […]

Metal Roofing Options You Should Know

Metal roofs are not only aesthetically pleasing, but they are incredibly durable and last for decades, sometimes up to 40 to 70 years, if cared for properly. They’re weather resistant, easy to install, and very energy efficient, making them a great choice for a variety of homes. Metal roofs are also able to reflect the […]

What is Asphalt Made Of?

Asphalt is a sticky and highly viscous liquid or semi-solid material found in nature and is a form of petroleum. Also known as “bitumen,” it can be found naturally in nature, or produced as a byproduct of petroleum processing.  In ancient times, asphalt was used as a naturally occurring element for waterproofing by the Romans and […]
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