Residential Article Archive


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Heatizon Z-Mesh

A lot of home owners experience dangerous ice and snow build up on roofs. The most commonly asked questions are: what is the solution? What system will work best with my roof? How long will it last?More…



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High Humidity in the Home

Did you know it is possible for your home to form a ”leak” from the inside?  People with constantly running humidifiers, indoor swimming pools, or other factors that raise humidity in the home, may inadvertently cause condensation to form in the attic or ceiling.  More…



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How to Avoid Roofing Scams

A roofing scam pandemic is sweeping the nation. So far, there have been scams uncovered in Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Alabama, Pennsylvania and even Canada. These scams are being pulled off by different people and companies, usually in the form of door to door salesmen.  More…



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How to Calculate the Slope of Your Roof

You may be interested in learning how to measure the pitch of your roof on your own. This can be useful information to give to contractors in order to get more information about your roof before an estimate. The good news is, slope is relatively easy to configure.  More…



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How to Choose a Roofing Contractor

When you are looking for a roofing contractor, you may be wondering how you can pick the right one. It will never hurt to ask your roofing contractor questions and get more background information. I More…



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How to Choose a Roofing Shingle

When installing a new roof, it can be a challenge to choose the perfect color of shingles. When faced with the vast array of color choices available, it is important to remember that the color of your shingles will serve several functions aside from matching a color pallet or aesthetic value.  More…



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How to Clean and Preserve Wood Shakes and Shingles

The search for a shingle with high aesthetic value often ends with wood shakes and shingles. Installing wood on your home can bring a unique and beautiful look to your roof. Since wood grains naturally differ, no two wood shake roofs are the same.  More…



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How to Locate a Leak on the Roof

Why is my roof is leaking? What do I do if I find a leak? How can I locate a leak on my roof? Finding a leak in your home can cause frustration and anxiety. However, there is a simple step by step process that will help you know what to do when you find a leak.  More…



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How to Preserve Your Roof

We found a quick, easy video, provided by Lowes, explaining how to clean out those clogged gutters. More…

 



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How to Remove Leaves from Your Gutters

We found a quick, easy video, provided by Lowes, explaining how to clean out those clogged gutters.  More…

 


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