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Always Get an Evaluation of Your Roof After a Storm

July 15, 2024

Once a storm has gone through your community, it’s best to do an evaluation of your roof and inspect your home for any damage. One may call this an after-storm roof inspection. After all, the roof is one of the most valuable aspects of your home. Now that the storm has safely passed, walk around…

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Ways to Storm Proof Your Roof

June 27, 2024

It’s important that your home be ready for this ever-changing weather and storm proof your roof. In the Midwest you never know when the weather will turn. One minute it could be sunny and nice and the next it could be rainy and windy.  After all, your roof is the first line of defense against…

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What Wind Speed Rips Off Roofs?

June 14, 2024

If you live in an area where you are likely to have tornadoes or hurricane-prone wind damage, knowing what wind speed can damage your roof is important. Even though wind can happen anywhere! Knowing about storms in your area can help you understand the potential damage it can do to your roof. Wind damage is…

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What To Do If You Find a Roof Leak

May 23, 2024

A roof leak can be one of the most stressful situations a homeowner can face. If the roof leak is one that you can see from the inside of your home, on the ceiling, you know it’s more serious. The first thing you want to do is contain the leak so the water doesn’t go…

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Severe Weather and Insurance Coverage

May 9, 2024

Mother Nature can often send severe weather to your home and causing severe weather damage to your home’s roof. Many of these forms are typically covered in your insurance claim. But it’s important to check with your insurance agent to see what specifically is covered by your insurance. Hail damage to your roof or siding…

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History of Roof -

The Invention of Roofing a Home

April 30, 2024

Every wonder how roofing a home got started and what kind of material they used? The first known tiled roofs started appearing around 2,000 – 3,000 BC in China, Babylon and Greece. It would be several thousand years after this that the roof gained walls and became a true house in 6,500 BC. While animal…

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Spring Roof Issues -

6 Common Spring Roof Issues

April 11, 2024

There are many common spring roof issues you may face as the season changes. It’s finally starting to feel like Spring! The flowers are blooming, the trees are budding and your roof is leaking?! Now that winter is over, you may discover some unpleasant conditions in your roof.  Here’s what to look for: Gutter Problems.…

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Roofing Materials -

Most Popular Roofing Materials in the Midwest

March 27, 2024

There are many different types of roofing materials to choose from these days; from asphalt to metal to wood shakes to clay tile and many more. But have you ever wondered what is the most popular roofing types here in the Midwest? The asphalt shingles is hands down the most popular form of roofing material…

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Spring Roof Inspection

March 14, 2024

Spring is approaching and it’s time for your home or business to get a Spring Roof Inspection and protect your roof from the elements. With winter approaching an end, it’s important to check your roof for damage from the harsh winter weather like snow, wind and freezing temperatures. The benefit of having your roof inspected…

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Filing a Roof Leak Claim With Your Insurance Company

February 29, 2024

To determine if you have a successful insurance claim regarding your roof leak, you may want to begin by asking yourself a few questions first. Not everything is black and white when it comes to insurance claims and not every insurance company is the same, but these questions will help you determine if you should…

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