Roofing

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Roofing Choices – Variety vs. Popularity

An ever-increasing array of roofing options is available for residential and commercial buildings, but a few time-tested options still cover most roofs. Whether it is because buyers and contractors prefer to use materials they know and understand or because of concerns over looks and durability, newer roofing materials are seeing only limited acceptance. Slate and [...]
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Types & Benefits of Roof Trusses

Almost 80% of homes built today use roof trusses for their roofing support. Trusses are pre-fabricated, triangulated wooden structures used to support the roof.
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Gutter Guards & Covers

Keep your rain gutters from clogging by installing gutter guards and covers. The cost of installing gutter guards is offset by less frequent gutter cleaning!
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Gutter Cleaning Tips

If your roof leaks all over while it’s raining, chances are your gutters are clogged. You need to clear your gutters of debris materials to allow rainwater to freely pass through. Gutters facilitate water to properly drain to the ground without making a mess of your garden. A continuous downpour of rain would cause your [...]
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Roof Shingles

Most of us do not think about our roof shingles…until we see a brown water spot indicating a leak on the ceiling! Then we realize just how important our roof shingles are! As well as keeping the house dry, the roof contributes to the look of the house, so when building a new house, adding [...]
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Nail Gun

A nail gun is a type of tool used to drive nails into wood or some other kind of material. Electromagnetism, compressed air, gases such as butane or propane, or, for powder-actuated tools, a small explosive charge, usually drive the nail gun. Because of their efficiency and time saving ways, nail guns have in many [...]