Springtime Roof Repair and Maintenance

Roof repairs and maintenance routines must incorporate the seasonal changes. This is because roofing problems vary with the climatic conditions. The cold winter weather causes issues such as: Snow buildup and accumulation of ice on the roof Leaks around flashings Ice dams forming inside the gutters and at the edge of your roof Broken and cracked …

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Four Ways to Help Your New Roof Last Longer

Whether you are looking for a roof replacement or installing a new roof for the first time, it is a substantial investment requiring research before finalizing the details and essential roofing aspects. This is why you must understand how to ensure that it lasts as long as possible. Ways to Make Sure Your New Roof Lasts …

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How to Identify and Fix Common Winter Roofing Problems

Winters in Canada can be extreme with the drops in temperature, heavy snowfalls and blizzards. This makes it essential to prepare your house, especially the roof, to withstand the cold climate. To help you be better prepared to deal with the potential damage that can happen to your roof, it helps to know what problems …

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10 Signs that Your Attic is Poorly Insulated

While there is a general awareness about the space that exists between the underside of the roof and the ceiling of the upper floor, it is possible that many homeowners have never opened the access panel to their attic, increasing the likelihood of them being unaware of the condition of their attic insulation. When you …

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Preventing Ice Dams on Low Slope Rooves

With the onset of the winter season comes the risk of ice damming and the problems it can cause your roof.  Although many people are familiar with the term, they are unsure of how an ice dam is created, how it can damage their property, and how they can prevent them from forming. What Causes …

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Roof Maintenance: Winterizing Your Roof to Protect from Snow & Ice

Winter roof maintenance is the best way to be prepared for the declining temperature and freezing conditions. When performing maintenance for the winter, be sure to utilize the proper attic insulation and roof ventilation systems. Why Should You Insulate & Ventilate Your Roof? Both of these aspects are essential to prepare your roofing system for …

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What to Do if You Have a Roofing Emergency in the Winter

No matter how strong and reliable you think your roof is, you could end up requiring emergency roofing services. It can happen in the cold months frequently due to high winds and hailstorms. First, let us take a look at the common roofing problems that occur in the winter: Shingle Damage Harsh winter weather can …

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Things to Consider When Installing Roof Shingles in Winter

Although it is widely known that all types of roofing activities must be completed before the onset of fall, you may often end up with situations requiring emergency roof repair in winter. When you wish to undertake shingle roofing tasks in the cold, winter weather, you need to analyze various essential aspects. 3 Things to …

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Common Questions About Roof Repair & Windstorms

If you live in an area that is prone to high winds and windstorms, you may have experienced a loss of shingles and had to have called for roof repair services. To help make things easier for you, we have listed the following commonly asked questions regarding shingle damage due to storms: What Can I …

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