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Charlie D Zornes

Does Homeowner's Insurance Cover Roof Damage After a Storm?

During the recent storms, did you experience Wind, Hail or Storm related damage to your roof or siding? Did you know it is probably covered by your homeowners...

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Alex Pupkin

What Is Environmentally Friendly Roofing?

Protecting the environment is one of the most important challenges faced by people today. As the media continues to report on the effects of climate change, more...

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Mac McGovern

Roof systems deteriorate from many causes. The most common reasons are those you do not normally think about, because you do not see the destruction until it is too late. Conditions include normal

By: Mac McGovern l Home Improvement > Roofing l Dec 01, 2012

If you are going through the home renovation process, new roofing can be very important as you don’t want to compromise because of the change in climatic conditions. Even though you are planning

By: noragwilt l Home Improvement > Roofing l Nov 10, 2012

Thatch decay is a reality in countries that have a warm and wet climate, but this can be minimized through correct handling and thatch building procedures. Then with the right maintenance and

By: Justin Rarethatch l Home Improvement > Roofing l Aug 02, 2012
Chris A. Harmen

If you or your family suffers from asthma, check with a roofing replacement company to see if improper roofing ventilation is your problem. Improper ventilation can cause mold to grow, which

By: Chris A. Harmen l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jul 06, 2012
Chris A. Harmen

If the shingles on your roof are curling, there could be a number of reasons. Before hiring a roofing contractor to install a new roof, make sure you know the cause so it's not duplicated.

By: Chris A. Harmen l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jul 06, 2012
Chris A. Harmen

Don't make the mistake of hiring a roofing company that doesn't discuss your home's roofing ventilation needs. The wrong kind of ventilation or improper installation can lead to problems with

By: Chris A. Harmen l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jul 06, 2012

A roof repair can be a major headache, but if you find the right contractor it doesn't have to be a difficult time. Just make sure that you hire someone who is licensed, get a referral, and shop

By: Aloysius Aucoin l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jul 06, 2012

Gutters can make life around the house much easier. There are many ways to utilize your gutter system.

By: Aloysius Aucoin l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jul 06, 2012

If you are looking for a commercial roofing company for repair or replacement services, you should find one that offers certain benefits. Read on to learn more about what you should look for.

By: Aaliyah Arthur l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jul 06, 2012
Umesh Kumar M

These days there is a huge demand for metal roofing, with homeowners wanting to include them while constructing new homes or during home maintenance. When correctly installed, these products can

By: Umesh Kumar M l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jul 06, 2012

Roofing services can transform your housetop into one that is safe and sturdy. There are so many benefits to having a good roof.

By: Aloysius Aucoin l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jul 05, 2012

This article explains white roofers and what they do. It also includes the benefits of installing these kinds of roofs.

By: Aloysius Aucoin l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jul 05, 2012

Every few years, a home owner looks at the outside of their home and dreads the idea of having to pay someone to paint it, or that they have to go choose a color, buy paint, and go outside in the hot

By: Jonathan H. Taylor l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jun 07, 2012
C. Michael Hunter

Do you have a flat roof and are wondering how to keep condensation off it? Read this article for information on what should be done to keep moisture out!

By: C. Michael Hunter l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jun 05, 2012
C. Michael Hunter

Do you know how to tell the age of a roof? Read this article for information about how to determine a roof's age by the materials used and the method by which it was installed!

By: C. Michael Hunter l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jun 05, 2012
C. Michael Hunter

Do you have questions about attic ventilation? Read this article to learn how ventilation helps keep the interior temperature of a home stable!

By: C. Michael Hunter l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jun 05, 2012
C. Michael Hunter

What do you know about the different types of roofing slopes or pitch? Read this article to learn about the importance of knowing pitch when wanting to clean, repair or replace a roof!

By: C. Michael Hunter l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jun 05, 2012
Philip Hannigen

Choosing a new roof can be a major headache and one of the hardest parts is choosing a roofing material. Learn about the different options in roofing materials and their advantages and disadvantages.

By: Philip Hannigen l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jun 05, 2012
Philip Hannigen

Roofing is a grueling experience that can break the back of even the handiest of handymen. There is a wide-range of elements that go into roofing and make it one of the hardest projects to accomplish

By: Philip Hannigen l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jun 05, 2012
John W Gordon

Inspecting a metal roof rarely happens, and when it does it is a mixed blessing. The metal roof is usually well constructed, low maintenance, and attractive; yet it can be dangerous to traverse and

By: John W Gordon l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jun 03, 2012
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Charlie D Zornes

During the recent storms, did you experience Wind, Hail or Storm related damage to your roof or siding? Did you know it is probably covered by your homeowners policy? Let us examine in layman terms,

By: Charlie D Zornes l Home Improvement > Roofing l May 24, 2012 lViews: 114 lComments: 0
Alex Pupkin

Roof work can be dangerous business. Whenever possible, you should always seek professional help when completing roofing repairs or building a new roof; but if you have decided to undertake the work

By: Alex Pupkin l Home Improvement > Roofing l Apr 14, 2012 lViews: 84 lComments: 0
Mac McGovern

Roof systems deteriorate from many causes. The most common reasons are those you do not normally think about, because you do not see the destruction until it is too late. Conditions include normal

By: Mac McGovern l Home Improvement > Roofing l Dec 01, 2012 lViews: 82 lComments: 0
C. Michael Hunter

Do you know how to tell the age of a roof? Read this article for information about how to determine a roof's age by the materials used and the method by which it was installed!

By: C. Michael Hunter l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jun 05, 2012 lViews: 78 lComments: 0
C. Michael Hunter

Do you have a flat roof and are wondering how to keep condensation off it? Read this article for information on what should be done to keep moisture out!

By: C. Michael Hunter l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jun 05, 2012 lViews: 76 lComments: 0
C. Michael Hunter

Are you having problems with water leaking into your building because of ice dams on the roof? Read this article for information on preventing ice dams through the use of heat tape!

By: C. Michael Hunter l Home Improvement > Roofing l Feb 29, 2012 lViews: 73 lComments: 0
Cedric P Loiselle

Most households and commercial buildings nowadays prefer to use fibreglass insulation, because it's very effective in buffing sounds, and it can retain a temperature in a room. It is cost effective,

By: Cedric P Loiselle l Home Improvement > Roofing l Apr 27, 2012 lViews: 67 lComments: 0
Chris A. Harmen

If you or your family suffers from asthma, check with a roofing replacement company to see if improper roofing ventilation is your problem. Improper ventilation can cause mold to grow, which

By: Chris A. Harmen l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jul 06, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0
Chris A. Harmen

If the shingles on your roof are curling, there could be a number of reasons. Before hiring a roofing contractor to install a new roof, make sure you know the cause so it's not duplicated.

By: Chris A. Harmen l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jul 06, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0

Metal roofs are prone to condensation and thermal loss and so metal roof insulation is a must to prevent too much energy loss from the roofs. Metals are great conductors of heat and when the

By: Booker Columbo l Home Improvement > Roofing l Feb 25, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0
Chris A. Harmen

Don't make the mistake of hiring a roofing company that doesn't discuss your home's roofing ventilation needs. The wrong kind of ventilation or improper installation can lead to problems with

By: Chris A. Harmen l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jul 06, 2012 lViews: 58 lComments: 0
C. Michael Hunter

Do you have questions about attic ventilation? Read this article to learn how ventilation helps keep the interior temperature of a home stable!

By: C. Michael Hunter l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jun 05, 2012 lViews: 58 lComments: 0
C. Michael Hunter

What do you know about the different types of roofing slopes or pitch? Read this article to learn about the importance of knowing pitch when wanting to clean, repair or replace a roof!

By: C. Michael Hunter l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jun 05, 2012 lViews: 58 lComments: 0

The first step in roof framing is to make a plan and then cut out the rafter pattern. The way roof rafter rises and slopes will indicate the height of the ridge board, the valley rafters length and

By: Booker Columbo l Home Improvement > Roofing l Feb 25, 2012 lViews: 58 lComments: 0
Philip Hannigen

Roofing is a grueling experience that can break the back of even the handiest of handymen. There is a wide-range of elements that go into roofing and make it one of the hardest projects to accomplish

By: Philip Hannigen l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jun 05, 2012 lViews: 58 lComments: 0

Special touches define a home-architectural accents distinguish a property from surrounding neighbors. Finials, gutters, cupolas, skylights, and chimney caps bring distinctive style to exterior

By: Robert Brodie l Home Improvement > Roofing l May 30, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0

Every few years, a home owner looks at the outside of their home and dreads the idea of having to pay someone to paint it, or that they have to go choose a color, buy paint, and go outside in the hot

By: Jonathan H. Taylor l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jun 07, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0

If you are going through the home renovation process, new roofing can be very important as you don’t want to compromise because of the change in climatic conditions. Even though you are planning

By: noragwilt l Home Improvement > Roofing l Nov 10, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0

A roof repair can be a major headache, but if you find the right contractor it doesn't have to be a difficult time. Just make sure that you hire someone who is licensed, get a referral, and shop

By: Aloysius Aucoin l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jul 06, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0
John W Gordon

Inspecting a metal roof rarely happens, and when it does it is a mixed blessing. The metal roof is usually well constructed, low maintenance, and attractive; yet it can be dangerous to traverse and

By: John W Gordon l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jun 03, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0
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Mac McGovern

Roof systems deteriorate from many causes. The most common reasons are those you do not normally think about, because you do not see the destruction until it is too late. Conditions include normal

By: Mac McGovern l Home Improvement > Roofing l Dec 01, 2012 lViews: 82 lComments: 0
Chris A. Harmen

Solar panels are excellent ways to reduce your energy consumption by harnessing the power of the sun. However, if you don't like the way they look, consider using new roofing materials with solar

By: Chris A. Harmen l Home Improvement > Roofing l Apr 16, 2012 lViews: 39 lComments: 0
Chris A. Harmen

If you're looking to make a big change, consider adding metal roofing to your home. Metal roofing is very durable and looks great with minimal impact on the environment.

By: Chris A. Harmen l Home Improvement > Roofing l Apr 16, 2012 lViews: 41 lComments: 0
Chris A. Harmen

If you're looking to have a roofing installation company to your home to install a new roof, don't settle for the same old materials. Ask your roofing company to introduce you to the newest materials

By: Chris A. Harmen l Home Improvement > Roofing l Apr 16, 2012 lViews: 45 lComments: 0
Chris A. Harmen

If you're facing high energy bills each month, consider sealing around windows and doors and calling a roofing company to ask about adding insulation in your attic. Read on to find out more.

By: Chris A. Harmen l Home Improvement > Roofing l Apr 16, 2012 lViews: 41 lComments: 0
Chris A. Harmen

If you or your family suffers from asthma, check with a roofing replacement company to see if improper roofing ventilation is your problem. Improper ventilation can cause mold to grow, which

By: Chris A. Harmen l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jul 06, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0
Chris A. Harmen

If the shingles on your roof are curling, there could be a number of reasons. Before hiring a roofing contractor to install a new roof, make sure you know the cause so it's not duplicated.

By: Chris A. Harmen l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jul 06, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0
Chris A. Harmen

Don't make the mistake of hiring a roofing company that doesn't discuss your home's roofing ventilation needs. The wrong kind of ventilation or improper installation can lead to problems with

By: Chris A. Harmen l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jul 06, 2012 lViews: 58 lComments: 0

A roof repair can be a major headache, but if you find the right contractor it doesn't have to be a difficult time. Just make sure that you hire someone who is licensed, get a referral, and shop

By: Aloysius Aucoin l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jul 06, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0

Gutters can make life around the house much easier. There are many ways to utilize your gutter system.

By: Aloysius Aucoin l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jul 06, 2012 lViews: 47 lComments: 0

Roofing services can transform your housetop into one that is safe and sturdy. There are so many benefits to having a good roof.

By: Aloysius Aucoin l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jul 05, 2012 lViews: 42 lComments: 0

This article explains white roofers and what they do. It also includes the benefits of installing these kinds of roofs.

By: Aloysius Aucoin l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jul 05, 2012 lViews: 43 lComments: 0

Roofing is something that you hope will last for a long time. In some cases you may need to consider remodeling to get it back to where it needs to be.

By: Andrea Avery l Home Improvement > Roofing l Apr 26, 2012 lViews: 35 lComments: 0

It is important for every homeowner to have their gutters cleaned and inspected by a professional gutter installation company several times a year. This will help preserve your roof and the integrity

By: Andrea Avery l Home Improvement > Roofing l Apr 24, 2012 lViews: 39 lComments: 0
Cedric P Loiselle

Most households and commercial buildings nowadays prefer to use fibreglass insulation, because it's very effective in buffing sounds, and it can retain a temperature in a room. It is cost effective,

By: Cedric P Loiselle l Home Improvement > Roofing l Apr 27, 2012 lViews: 67 lComments: 0
John W Gordon

Inspecting a metal roof rarely happens, and when it does it is a mixed blessing. The metal roof is usually well constructed, low maintenance, and attractive; yet it can be dangerous to traverse and

By: John W Gordon l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jun 03, 2012 lViews: 54 lComments: 0
C. Michael Hunter

Do you need to climb onto your roof and are not sure of this should be done? Read this article for tips on the proper techniques for crossing a roof and the damages that can occur if these tips are

By: C. Michael Hunter l Home Improvement > Roofing l Feb 29, 2012 lViews: 52 lComments: 0
C. Michael Hunter

Are you having problems with water leaking into your building because of ice dams on the roof? Read this article for information on preventing ice dams through the use of heat tape!

By: C. Michael Hunter l Home Improvement > Roofing l Feb 29, 2012 lViews: 73 lComments: 0
C. Michael Hunter

Are you wondering how to properly care for your roof to get the longest service life? Read this article for tips on how to keep this structure in good condition and avoid serious future problems!

By: C. Michael Hunter l Home Improvement > Roofing l Feb 29, 2012 lViews: 37 lComments: 0
C. Michael Hunter

Do you have a flat roof and are wondering how to keep condensation off it? Read this article for information on what should be done to keep moisture out!

By: C. Michael Hunter l Home Improvement > Roofing l Jun 05, 2012 lViews: 76 lComments: 0
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