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How to Detect and Protect Your Roof From Wind Damage

How to Detect and Protect Your Roof From Wind Damage Your roof was developed with the purpose of resisting just about everything Mother Nature throws at it. Some types of roofs, like metal roofing, can even last up to 70 years! However, over time there’s only so much your property can handle before it incurs […]

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4 Spring Cleaning Tips For Your Roof

4 Spring Cleaning Tips For Your Roof After an especially rough winter, it’s finally springtime again. However, before the spring hikes and picnics, remember to not neglect your spring cleaning checklist. Most people go through their shed, garage, and garden, but don’t forget to add your roof to that list. Efficient and proper roof maintenance […]

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Best Roofing Materials For Older Vandalia Homes

Best Roofing Materials For Older Vandalia Homes There is an abundance of older historic homes in Dayton, Ohio. And with these older homes, you’ll want to make sure you’re using the proper roofing material. Anything too heavy could collapse your roof, and anything too light won’t stand up to high winds or thunderstorms. That’s precisely […]

5 Gutter Problems Vandalia, Ohio Homeowners Should Know

5 Gutter Problems Vandalia, Ohio Homeowners Should Know Many homeowners in Vandalia, Ohio give little thought to the well-being of their home’s gutters. That is of course until something goes wrong, and ends up costing them hundreds of dollars in repairs. However, these costly repairs and replacements are totally avoidable. Here are 5 gutter problems […]

How to Temporarily Patch a Leak

How to Temporarily Patch a Leak It can happen to anybody; you wake up after a brutal storm only to find out you have a leaky roof! This is most common in older homes with damaged shingles. Homeowners in Vandalia, Ohio should be extra wary of this, as most houses and buildings in the area […]

Why You Should Have Your Commercial Roof Inspected Now

Why You Should Have Your Commercial Roof Inspected Now By: Dana V. Gimarangan    Local weather can be deceiving. You may think only hail, snow, and storms damage your roof. Even sunny days can cause wear and tear on your commercial roofing system. That is why we’ve put together this commercial roof inspection checklist to […]

Importance of spring roof maintenance.

With the chilly winter months behind us and the warmer, wetter weather approaching, now is the time for spring cleaning.  When creating your home improvement to-do list, remember that your exterior is just as important as your interior, especially when it comes to your roof. Though roof, gutter, and downspout maintenance is important year-round, spring […]