Monthly Archives: December 2013

Why Some Roofs Are Better Than Others

The easiest, and knee-jerk, answer to why some roofs are better than others is that some are newer than other. But the age—or lack thereof—of a roof is only part of the equation. There are a number of elements that define why some Read More

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3 Roofing Materials to Avoid Like the Plague

When it comes to roofing materials that people should have avoided like the plague—we’ve seen it all, right down to tarp-covered roofs on unfinished and botched roofing jobs. To help save you from learning the hard way and installing one of the below Read More

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Roofing Technologies You’ve Likely Never Heard Of

Roofing technologies…huh? We bet you didn’t know that roofing has gone high-tech! No, seriously. There have been a number of nearly unbelievable advances in roofing technologies that you would swear were right out of an Issac Asimov sci-fi book. Now, most of these Read More

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Buying a Home: What you Need to Know about your Roof

When buying a home, a savvy Realtor will point out any pending issues with your roof, and what it will cost you in the near future. But just in case your Realtor isn’t familiar with what you need to know about your roof Read More

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Wood Roofs: The Pros and Cons

Wood roofs have long been popular with Canadian homeowners, but before you hop on the wood roof bandwagon—know their pros and cons. The Pros of Wood Roofs Wood roofing adds an air of elegance to your home, with a type of craftsmanship that Read More

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