Lillie Crawford

Roof Underlayment Guide

4 August 2021
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There are several components that make up a new roof. You are likely prepared to choose your shingle type and color, but you may be unaware of components like underlayment and the several different choices for it. The following guide can help you better understand underlayment and your roof.  Purpose Underlayment is a membrane layer that goes on over the top of the roof cladding but under the shingles. It is used with all shingle types, from asphalt and tile shingles to metal panel roofs. Read More …

Talk to a Roofing Contractor About Granule Loss on Your Asphalt Shingle Roof

3 August 2021
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The granules on your asphalt shingles play an important role in protecting your shingles from UV damage. When roofing contractors do roof inspections, they check the condition of the granules as they give an indication of whether the roof needs to be replaced. If you notice a lot of granules in your gutters, or if your roof has bald patches, talk to your roofing contractor about your concerns. You might need to replace your roof to ward off a roof leak. Read More …

Things to Consider Before Hiring Roof Replacement Services

30 July 2021
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You may have concrete reasons for wanting to replace your roof. It could be the roof is too old, or it has endured a huge storm and the effects of the storm are significant on your roof. Whatever reason you may have for calling for roof replacement services, you should weigh all available options and various other factors before settling for roof replacement. If you're thinking of replacing your roof soon, you're already most likely trying to figure out who is the best contractor to work with on the replacement project. Read More …

3 Things You Can Do to Extend the Life of Your Roof

30 July 2021
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When you invest in a new roof, you want it to last for several years. Installing a new roof is an expensive undertaking. Being able to maximize the lifespan of your roof can help you avoid having to invest in another roof replacement in the near future. Caring for a residential roof doesn't have to be hard. There are some simple things that you can do today to help extend the life of your roof well into the future. Read More …

4 Things To Consider During An Old Roof Replacement

28 July 2021
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If your old roof is well past the prime replacement date, ongoing leaks may have lead to damages that need to be addressed. Parts of the roof could also be outdated, which means you may need to upgrade the roof during replacement.  1. Is the Support Structure in Good Repair? If it has been many decades since the last roof replacement, there could be hidden damages to the main structural supports of the roof. Read More …