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Roof Maintenance | Roofing Industry Knowledge | Roof Inspection

By: Bill Ragan
February 1st, 2023

Most homeowners only get their roof inspected when there’s an active leak, or it’s time for a roof replacement. This is understandable because we usually don’t think about a roof until there’s a problem. 

Roof Replacement | Weather | Roof Repair | Roofing Industry Knowledge

By: Bill Ragan
January 4th, 2023

Roofing is a service that’s needed year-round. But as temperatures drop and freezing precipitation shows up in the forecast, there’s always hesitancy to call a roofing contractor when there’s a problem. 

Roofing Industry Knowledge | Video

By: Bill Ragan
August 23rd, 2022

How do I clean my roof? Your roof has a big impact on your home's overall curb appeal. Some homeowners don't really care how their roof looks compared to other areas of their home.  But there are some who want it to be one of the best looking part of their home. So, when black algae streaks start to show up, they start looking for ways to clean them off. 

Roofing Industry Knowledge

By: Bill Ragan
August 17th, 2022

You probably don’t think about your roof unless there’s a problem. But when there’s a problem or a roof replacement is needed, most homeowners don’t have the information they need to make the best decisions. 

Roofing Industry Knowledge | Video

By: Bill Ragan
August 2nd, 2022

The top 6 roofing questions asked before a roof replacement A roof replacement is an expensive purchase. Just like every other expensive purchase, you probably have questions before investing your hard-earned money. 

Roofing Contractors | Roofing Industry Knowledge | Video

By: Bill Ragan
July 5th, 2022

Common scare tactics scammers use in the roofing industry The roofing industry doesn't have a great reputation. Unfortunately, this bad reputation has been earned thanks to roofing companies taking advantage of homeowners. 

Roofing materials | Roofing Industry Knowledge

By: Bill Ragan
June 24th, 2022

You probably never heard of a roof boot until water started coming into your home. But the truth is, a roof boot is essential to your roof system. 

Roofing Industry Knowledge | Video

By: Bill Ragan
June 23rd, 2022

What is a roof valley?  When it rains, water needs a clear path to allow water to flow down your roof properly. Your roof's valleys play an important part in this. 

Roofing Industry Knowledge | Roofing Terminology

By: Bill Ragan
May 16th, 2022

If you ask most people what a valley is, they could most likely give you the right answer. But if you put the word “roof” in front of “valley,” the majority (if not all) of people would have no idea what you’re talking about. 

Roof Cost | Roofing Industry Knowledge

By: Bill Ragan
April 8th, 2022

If you need a new roof, you’ve probably noticed much higher price estimates than you anticipated. This can be incredibly frustrating, especially if you really like the company.