Two Environmental Benefits Of Asphalt Shingle Use

Posted on: 26 August 2016

If you're looking at some of the environmentally-friendly options for replacing your roof, you may want to ask your roofer about asphalt shingles. Asphalt shingle roofing is a popular choice and one that can stand up to nearly any weather or hazards. Before you make a final decision on your roofing material, here are some things you should know about asphalt shingles. Minimizes Environmental Waste When you choose asphalt shingles for your home, you can actually reduce the waste that finds its way into landfills.
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Cleaning Out Your Gutters? Make Sure You're Prepared With These Items

Posted on: 26 August 2016

If you want to ward off damage to your roof and the exterior of your home due to clogged gutters, this will mean you have no other choice than to clean your gutters a few times a year. While keeping your gutters clean is a fairly straightforward task, it is still one that can require a lot of work and will involve you trekking up on the roof, which can be dangerous.
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Metal Roof Installation: DIY Or Hire A Contractor?

Posted on: 25 August 2016

A metal roof is a great alternative when you have some areas on your existing shingled roof that needs to be repaired or if you need a whole new roof due to damage or age. A metal roof has several advantages over asphalt shingles and other roofing materials. A metal roof is generally a lower-cost option and is easier to install. Plus, a metal roof is a great complement to almost any style of home.
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How To Felt A Shed Roof

Posted on: 24 August 2016

If you are installing a shed roof, the roof needs to be sealed from water damage. Roofing felt, a paper material made from fiberglass material that has an asphalt coating, is commonly used to add a protective layer. It is installed on top of the decking. You should be able to complete the installation felt paper yourself. Here are tips to install felt on a shed roof. Prepare to Work
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