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A new way to make a roofing decision

May 23, 2022 | By Ethan Young

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Whenever it’s time to re-roof, It’s decision time. Choosing a new roof for your home can be tough. It’s not a decision you need to make often.  There are many ways to choose a roof. We’ve discussed picking a color, listing pros and cons, and even why metal roofing might not be right for you in past articles.  Before… read more

How to Choose Your Roof’s Color

March 24, 2022 | By Jeffrey Friend

In your search for a new roof, you’ll quickly discover that not only are there many types of roofing, but each one comes with plenty of different colors to choose from. This freedom is exciting to some and paralyzing to others. Why? Unlike many home improvements, a roof is a semi-permanent choice, something you will… read more

5 Ways a Metal Roof Saves Money

February 25, 2022 | By Debra Friend

5 ways a metal roof saves you money

Yes, there is a roof that saves money. Here are just 5 ways an investment in quality pays you back while adding value to your home.  Eliminates roof replacement costs Works well with solar panel Reduces your energy costs Qualifies you for an insurance discount May entitle you to a  tax credit Replacement costs Metal… read more

Solar Roofing: The future of solar power or a fad?

January 16, 2022 | By Ethan Young

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When you hear the words “solar panels,” you might think of a field full of bright metal or an array on a neighbor’s house. These are the two most common examples, but new products from Tesla and GAF aim to change that. Can their work surpass the efficiency and longevity of a metal roof with mounted… read more

Why do you need 2 metal roof warranties?

December 13, 2021 | By Debra Friend

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When you purchase a new roof, you should receive 2 warranties in writing.  The 1st: from the manufacturer covering the integrity of their product. The 2nd:  from the contractor covering the integrity of their workmanship.  Too often, contractors take advantage of homeowners and shift the focus to the manufacturer’s warranty. The manufacturer covers what they… read more

Winter Roof Installation

November 23, 2021 | By Debra Friend

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Can you Install a Roof in the Winter? Yes, you can install a metal roof in the winter, but you probably shouldn’t install an asphalt one. Asphalt needs higher ambient temperatures for the adhesive to bond and the shingles to stay attached to the deck. When the air gets cold, shingles become rigid, require more… read more