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Local roofing company
13
Nov

Why You Need a Local Roofing Company

There are plenty of reasons to choose local when choosing contractors. Local roofers know their value as a member of the community and are eager to take care of those around them. Great customer service is certainly one reason to hire a local contractor, but some jobs are made for a local expert, like roofing. So why is hiring a local roofer such a big deal? There are a few…

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3-tab shingles vs. dimensional shingles
06
Nov

3-Tab Shingles vs. Dimensional Shingles

Roofing materials are like any other building materials. They will slowly break down over time. Many types of asphalt shingles last several decades, but if you live in your home more than 30 years, chances are you will have to replace your roof at least once. Several years ago, you only had one choice in asphalt roofing, and that was with 3-tab shingles. Though 3-tab shingling was once the king…

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Roofer working hard
29
Oct

When Is It Time to Call a Roofer?

Your roof is important to the integrity of your home, and anytime something is wrong with it you need to address the situation immediately. Here are three of the more common reasons it’s time to call a roofer. So, When Is It Time to Call a Roofer? When You Have Leaks Any leak should be taken care of as soon as possible. Some homeowners choose to set a bucket under…

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Skylights on roof
22
Oct

Should You Install Skylights on Your Roof?

Who doesn’t like sunlight? Sunlight has been proven to increase happiness, deliver crucial Vitamin D to your body, and help with a host of other issues. If you live in a dungeon of a home with poor lighting, don’t sit in the dark anymore, there is a way to increase your sun exposure without adding windows with skylights. Skylights are coverings on the roof that allow sunlight to filter into…

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Roofer roofing
15
Oct

5 Questions to Ask a Roofer Before Signing On the Dotted Line

For any homeowner, maintaining your home and keeping up with repairs is your top priority. When your roof is damaged and needs to be replaced, you’ll need to hire a company you can trust. Searching for the best service company in any industry can be stressful and overwhelming. Reviews and referrals for roofers can help narrow down your search, but there are still questions that you need to ask to…

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Winter gutter isuses
08
Oct

3 Things to Look for to Maintain Your Roof During Winter

Roofs are one of the strongest components of your home and help keep your house toasty in the dead of winter. A poorly maintained roof will not do its full duties during winter and could leave you with a mess or leak on your hands. Here are some tips from Grissom Contracting on what to be on the lookout for during winter to tackle any roofing issues that may cause…

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Tile shingle roof
15
Jan

Can You Install Solar Panels Yourself?

The energy revolution is here and its known as solar. There are several types of alternative and environmentally-friendly energy sources, but the reliability and driving cost of solar make it one of the most popular on the market and the one with arguably the brightest future. You want to do the environmentally-conscious thing and have solar panels installed in your home, but you looked at a proposal cost from your…

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Working on a roof
01
Jan

Can You Replace Missing Roof Shingles?

To answer your question, yes. You should be concerned if it looks like a part of your roof is damaged. The roof is one of the most important protective elements and arguably the most important in keeping moisture out. When something may be wrong with your roof, you need to have the situation corrected immediately including missing shingles. Shingles may be torn off a roof from wind, ice dams, hail,…

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Thunderstorm
22
Aug

Why Does Colorado Get Thunderstorms in the Summer?

You step to the back porch of your Colorado ranch and look to the west with a heavy sigh. You can see dark storm clouds gathering, and you know they’re on the way to cause damage and chaos all over your property. Summer storms happen every year in Colorado, and they have the potential to damage homes and property with high winds, hail damage, and wildfires caused by lightening. If…

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Hail on roof
08
Aug

Is Hail Prevalent in South Denver?

You try to look over all the details when moving to a new area. This includes nearby amenities, school systems, and what the weather does. Some parts of the country are more likely to experience significant weather events that have the potential to damage your property – like hail storms. If you are relocating to the lovely area of South Denver you want to know what’s what with the weather…

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