What To Do About Flat Roof Ponding

Posted on: 1 September 2016

Ponding is a common problem that involves the formation of puddles on the surface of a flat roof. While it may seem relatively harmless, over time ponding can lead to serious forms of water damage. If your business or commercial property has a flat roof, and you would like to learn how to minimize the ill effects of ponding, read on. This article will discuss three methods of eliminating the problem.
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Choosing Between Roof Repair Or Replacement

Posted on: 31 August 2016

Do you have a roof that's started to leak? Have your friends told you that now you need to have a whole new roof put on your home? While a leaky roof does sometimes mean that it's time to get your roof replaced, there's a good chance that you may be able to have it simply repaired instead. A professional roofer will be able to tell you whether or not this is possible, but here are some of the things that they will take into account:
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Keeping Your Home's Gutters In The Best Of Condition

Posted on: 30 August 2016

If you just purchased your first home, you will soon find out there are a variety of tasks you will need to undertake to keep all the components and systems working properly. Your gutter system is one portion of your home that will need routine maintenance to keep it working well so moisture does not cause havoc to your rooftop or foundation. Here are some of the steps you will need to take to ensure your gutter system works year-round at keeping moisture safely away from other vital areas of your home.
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Spray-Foam Insulation and Roof Shingles: Will the Insulation Hurt Your Roof?

Posted on: 30 August 2016

Spray-foam insulation has become one of the go-to ways to insulate an attic. It provides a superior R-value compared to traditional fiberglass batts (3.5 to 7 per inch for spray foam versus 2.2 per inch for fiberglass) that doesn't deteriorate over time. Still, recent reports of roofs facing rotting and moisture problems have called the use of spray foam into question. Will using spray foam really hurt your roof? Two Types of Foam
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