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Flat Roof Coverings: Top 5 Materials for Your Brantford Roof

“What are possible flat roof coverings to use for my new roof?” If this is your first time to undergo a roofing project in Brantford, you’d probably ask this question. The truth is, you have plenty of options to choose from. There’s…
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“Should I Fix My Roof This 2018?” (What Brantford Homeowners Need to Know)

Roofing issues vary. It can range from minor problems down to the most complicated ones. One thing is for sure, roofing concerns are considered a serious matter. In today’s blog entry, we’ll take you through some of the most common roofing…
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Dream Homes: Trending Types of Roofing Materials for Brantford Homes this 2018

Building your dream home? The different types of roofing materials must be the biggest impediment to its development.Believe it or not, there are dozens and dozens of roof materials out there. If you wanted to give your home the best aesthetic…
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Homeowner’s Guide: Re-roofing a House

There are many dilemmas involved in maintaining a residential roof. Work doesn’t end with construction as you have to make sure that it remains a sturdy, beautiful, and safe. However, your roofing will eventually sustain damages from daily…
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Top 5 Factors to Consider Before Building a Roof

Building a roof is both time and energy consuming. However, if you already have an idea where to start, it shouldn’t be much of a hassle. As a matter of fact, building a roof is a project that should be enjoyable. It’s not every day that…

Energy Efficient Roofing: Worth It or Not?

If you’re looking for a good residential roofing system or thinking of replacing your old roof, you might want to consider an energy efficient roofing. It’s so common for most homeowners to prioritize cost, design, or performance when…
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Flat Roof Skylight Installation: 9 Advantages and Challenges

There are a few things in this world we think are not possible but actually, they are. One is a flat roof skylight installation. To most people, skylights for a flat roof is an unlikely project. But try to look around and you’ll realize…

Garage Roof Replacement Guide: 4 Common Styles

Your garage is a part of your home. It might not be the focal point of your property, but it plays an immense role. Garages give shelter to your vehicles, tools, equipment, and other items you wish to store outside of your house. Make it a point…

Why Choose a Professional Over a DIY Roof Repair?

Did your roof just show signs that it needs fixing?If you’re like most homeowners, you would skip the process of finding and hiring professional contractors. Instead, you head over to the nearest hardware store, get a few materials,…

Residential Metal Roofing: A Homeowner’s Buying Guide

As a homeowner, you need to build a strong and long-lasting roof. This will help protect your house from future damages and expensive repairs. For a durable roofing that is equally great looking, there is a need to invest both your time and…

Did Your Roof Sustain Damage? 6 Roof Shingle Repair Tips

Whether you live in Brantford Ontario or elsewhere in the US, it’s no secret that roofs get damaged over time. Yes, that means even the sturdiest, most expensive material.Roofing shingle damage shows up in the form of leaks, curling,…

Roof Restoration: Who Needs It and Why?

You have probably heard about roof restoration. However, not everyone has a complete understanding of the process. Some are even unsure whether to pursue restoration or go straight to roof replacement. Clearly, this subject matter should…

A Comprehensive Guide on How to Shingle a Roof

If you want to know how to shingle a roof in the best, cost-effective way, then you will need to learn the process of precision installation to maximize the life of your new roof. The good thing is, it is quite easy!Homes with shingles guarantee…

A Homeowner’s Guide on How to Remove Moss from Roof

Just recently, our team spoke with a homeowner, Mr. Marion, who wanted his roof repaired. When we asked what his main complaint was, he told us that he kept getting leaks. As we did a roofing inspection, we noticed one thing: Moss was all over…

8 Types of Roof Shingles That Boost Property Value

Here's why you need to know about roofing shingles: they add huge appeal to any home in an instant regardless of which material you use. A property's value increases with its appeal, durability, and overall longevity aside from other factors.…

Types of Roofing Materials for Your Homes: Pros and Cons

Choosing the right materials that will best fit your home is a serious work. You can get opinions from fellow homeowners or go-to contractors. However, know that it is also beneficial to do your own research.Before proceeding, understand…
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Must-Ask Questions to Find Your Next Brantford Roofing Contractor

Not all horror stories are about vampires and werewolves. Sometimes, the scariest real-life stories can be about roofing problems.Low-quality workmanship that is the reason for roof leaks, poor drainage, and other roof-related problems.Homeowners…
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Time Is Running Out: When to Replace Eavestrough

Time doesn't slow down for anything or anyone, that's for sure.But there's something interesting about time that makes it stretch on.Can you recall the times when you focused on a task or project that required your full attention?Isn't…
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How to Choose the Best Roof Gutter Material for Your Home

Gutters may just look like an accessory to your home but they're more than important to keep it in good condition. When maintained, they help you avoid over-the-top home repair expenses.If you're planning to buy and install a roof gutter,…
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When Is the Best Time to Clean Your Gutters?

A lot of homeowners are proactive in maintaining the interior of their homes but careless when it comes to their gutters. After all, this exterior home feature is not something that they see everyday. So, what’s the point of taking good care…
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A Quick DIY Guide on How to Perform a Flat Roof Repair

A lot of homes and commercial buildings have flat roofs. Unlike typical residential roofs, flat roofs are horizontal and have very little slope. For that reason, flat roof materials are totally different. The most common types of materials include…
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Simple Vinyl Siding Installation Tips for Beginners

Vinyl siding is a popular choice among residences across America. Homeowners love this option since it’s cost-effective, doesn’t need any painting, appears like genuine wood, and requires less maintenance. And if you’re looking to cut…
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Tips and Tricks to Properly Install Roof Shingles

There’s no denying that installing roof shingles is a difficult task. If you’re planning to tackle a roof shingling job because your existing shingles have been damaged beyond repair or your roof has reached the end of its lifespan, please…
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8 Things To Consider When Repairing Your Roof

Onе of the most іmроrtаnt раrtѕ іn уоur house іѕ the rооf. Cаn уоu imagine уоur hоuѕе without a rооf? Can уоu imagine having a rооf wіth leaks? In situations lіkе these, уоur hоmе mау become a nightmare…