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5 Reasons To Power Wash Your Roof

5 Reasons To Power Wash Your Roof

In Contractors Mar 13, 2018

When it comes to maintaining the value and appearance of your home, one of the most important things to do is keep it clean. Your home’s exterior is constantly exposed to various weather conditions, especially for its roof. Roofs get many dark stains over the years which can diminish the beauty of your property and draw attention away from gorgeous landscaping and architecture. These dark stains can be caused by moss, lichens, or algae, and they can cause the shingles to lose their granules, which in turns leads to shortening your roof’s lifespan and causing high replacement costs.

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4 Common Mistakes When Painting a Metal Roof

4 Common Mistakes When Painting a Metal Roof

In Contractors Feb 14, 2018

At first glance, painting your metal roof might seem simple, but there are common mistakes that homeowners tend to make when tackling this task.

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6 Ways To Maintain Your Roof

6 Ways To Maintain Your Roof

In Contractors Feb 11, 2018

Although we tend to forget about it, the roof is an essential part of the house. Cleaning and taking care of your roof is essential, for it keeps your roof from being damaged by mold, and it maintains its beautiful appearance. Also, you will keep your roof functional for longer, saving you money.

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Should You Repair or Replace Your Roof?

Should You Repair or Replace Your Roof?

In Contractors Dec 20, 2017

Countless people will gaze upon their roofs every year, see signs of damage, and wrestle over whether or not to patch up the section that’s in need of repair or simply replace their entire roof.

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The 11 Clauses Your Roofing Contract Should Include

The 11 Clauses Your Roofing Contract Should Include

In Contractors Apr 11, 2017

Don't get swayed by ambiguous language, make a checklist of these eleven important items and make sure they're addressed clearly in the contract.

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The 6 Uses of Hiring a Building Inspector

The 6 Uses of Hiring a Building Inspector

In Contractors Apr 11, 2017

Unsure about your home not being able to support your new roof or whether you need a permit for the job? A building an inspector is the answer to these questions and others.

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Insured & Licensed Roofing Contractors - Are They Worth It?

Insured & Licensed Roofing Contractors - Are They Worth It?

In Contractors Apr 11, 2017

Insured and licensed roofing contractors don't only look good on paper, there are many reasons why they make your roofing job running more smoothly. And here they are!

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Will I Need a Building Permit for My Roofing Job?

Will I Need a Building Permit for My Roofing Job?

In Contractors Apr 11, 2017

If you're unsure about whether you need a building permit for your new roof, be mindful of these five conditions to avoid breaking any laws.

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The 11 Questions to Ask Your Roofing Contractor

The 11 Questions to Ask Your Roofing Contractor

In Contractors Apr 11, 2017

Worried about hidden fees and unwelcome surprises from your roofing contractor? We've put together eleven questions to ask before you sign on the dotted line.

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