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First things to do after a storm damages my roof?

Wind, hail, heavy rain, and snow can cause damage to your roof. While roofs are made to handle most weather conditions, an unusually strong storm can cause problems. After the storm is over, you will want to make assess the condition of the roof and gutters. The first step is to inspect the interior for […]

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The most important things to do when you have a roof leak

Your roof needs to be as watertight as possible. Unfortunately, outside elements, such as rain and snow, can find their way into your home. When your roof is leaking, there’s never time to spare. A leak can cause extensive damage to your home, especially if it goes unfixed for too long.    That’s why it’s […]

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How To Know What A Roof Ice Dam Looks Like

A roof ice dam can cause costly repairs if not caught early. There are signs to help you identify you have a potential problem. A simple walk around your home to do an inspection can reveal that ice dams are forming on your roof. You can do this without climbing onto the roof. Most of […]

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3 Reasons Why You Should Winterize Your Home & When To Start

Winter is hard on homes. From falling snow to cold temperatures, this season can lead to roof damage, siding damage, leaky pipes, and more. You can’t keep Mother Nature from having her way, but there are steps you can take to prepare your home for the challenges of winter. This process is often known as […]

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How To Winterize Your Home With This Easy Checklist

The winter season will soon be upon us. You will be getting out suitable clothes for the cooler weather and making other preparations. Don’t forget to also get your home ready for the change of seasons. There are some simple steps you can take to ensure you don’t get surprised with any costly repairs during […]

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How Can I Tell If My Leaking Roof Will Collapse?

Unfortunately, your roof is leaking. Awful, we know, but the leak leads to another worry: will a leaking roof collapse? Also, unfortunately, this is not a yes-or-no question. A leaking residential roof could collapse, but in most cases, it will not if you act promptly. 

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Can A Clogged Gutter Really Cause My Roof Leak?

How is the health of your fascia? Like most homeowners, you are probably unaware that the horizontal, decorative boards covering the ends of your rafters are fascia boards. But those fascia boards can tell the tale of clogged gutters and roof leaks. 

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3 Things You Should Do If Your Ceiling Is Leaking

When you notice a leak in your living room ceiling, simply take out your trusty Homeowners Manual that came with your house — wait, what? Unfortunately, unlike the family car, your home did not come with a user’s guide. No homeowners manual exists that can tell you what to do if your ceiling is leaking. […]

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How To Tell If Your Leaking Roof Is An Emergency

The most common reason people go to the emergency room, says one hospital, is headaches. We all love playing Doctor using our internet search engines, so a mere headache becomes an emergency. But what about a leaking roof? Is a leaking roof an emergency?

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