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What Happens in a Roof Inspection

To determine if you need repairs or a whole new roof, the first thing a roofer will do is complete an inspection. But what is the roofer looking for? Following is a list of items that experts look for when they inspect your roof.   Missing or broken shingles Asphalt shingles are found on 80% of […]

Roofing Terms Made Simple

Are you in the market for a new roof? Unless you’re in the roofing business, prepare to hear a lot of unfamiliar roofing terms. Understanding these terms before you jump into a conversation with a contractor will make you feel a lot better when you decide to sign that contract. Below is an introduction to common […]

How Long Does Siding On A House Last?

Think of new siding like a facelift for your house. It completely freshens up the exterior of your home, and you want to make sure that investment lasts a really long time. The good news is: when properly installed and regularly maintained, new siding on a home can last for decades. There are, however, factors […]

Choosing the Best Roofing Materials

When choosing a new roof for your home, the most important factors to consider are longevity, cost, durability, and energy efficiency of the materials. Following are the six most popular roofing materials – from least expensive and durable to most expensive and durable – to help you choose the right roof for your home.   […]

Bad Roofing Decisions That Can Cost You

When it comes to maintaining our homes, we tend to focus on the things we can see every day, like floors, paint, and appliances. We can tell when they need a good cleaning, a touch up, or when they’re on their last leg. Roofing, however, is a different story. Most of us don’t consider the […]

How to Choose a Roofing Contractor

A roof is one of the most important parts of your property. Keeping it in the best condition possible is important for the protection of your home and everything you own inside your home.   It can be a daunting task to choose a roofing contractor in Ellisville or Ballwin, but when you are ready […]

What You Can Do to Protect Your Roof

St. Louis is known for severe weather and extreme temperature swings, from below freezing to heat above 100 degrees. These punishing conditions can cause serious damage to your roof. This is why it is so important to get regular inspections. They can ensure that your roof is in good condition and free from anything that […]

Signs of Hail Damage to Your Home’s Roof

It’s storm season, and although most hailstorms are relatively short, their effects can be long lasting. It’s often easy to spot damage caused to fences, cars, garage doors, and other items on the ground, but how do you know if your roof needs to be fixed?   Here are some indications that your roof has […]