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5 Residential Roofing Myths You Need to Know

19th Apr 2018

You already know that your residential roof is your first line of defense against environmental elements here in Northeast Ohio, and protecting it is important.  Maintenance, repair, and eventual replacement of your roof are all important for you to understand, yet so many myths exist regarding your roof, you may be confused on what you truly need to look for.  Here are 5 residential roofing myths that you need to know:

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How to Know if You Need to Repair or Replace That Roof

12th Apr 2018

Your roof is all that stands between you and keeping the elements outside of your home.  When it is taken care of properly, it can last 15, 20 years, and in some cases even longer.  However, here in Northeast Ohio, we are often prey to crazy weather during the year and your roof might get damaged.  Here are a few tips to keep in mind so you understand and know whether you need to repair or replace that roof!

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What Is Underlayment?

5th Apr 2018

Perhaps you have heard the term underlayment when discussing your roof, but what is underlayment?  While it may be referred to by many names, felt, tar paper, or asphalt, it is simply a water-resistant layer installed under your main roofing material (usually shingles).

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Signs You Need a New Roof

28th Mar 2018

Sometimes the signs are not obvious. When was the last time you thought about your roof?  Most people do not think about the care of their roof until it is too late – ceiling starts leaking, shingles have come loose, or you see rot or sagging when you look at it.  As a homeowner, understanding the signs of roof replacement can save you a lot of aggravation and even thousands of dollars caused by neglection.

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Protect Your Roof from Storm Damage

20th Mar 2018

Here in Northeast Ohio, roof damage is common.  Whether it is caused from a brutal winter or from the wild roller coaster of spring and summer storms, storm damage can be devasting and cost you thousands of dollars.  The good news is that there are some specific measures you can take to protect your roof from storm damage.

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