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Old cracked chimney on an old roof

What Causes Cracks in a Chimney?

Moisture is very lethal as it is responsible for most of the well-known chimney issues. A chimney crown and a mortar are purposefully meant to curb moisture from penetrating the masonry. Whenever the roof is constructed carelessly and without proper adherence to guidelines, water might start entering into the chimney. This makes it prudent to…

Roofer laying down asphalt roof shingles at a large commercial housing

Can You Use Staples on Roof Shingles?

However, an experienced professional can install staples in a way that they are firm and sturdy to have the same capability of wind resistance as nails. Are Staples Strong Enough? When staples are installed accordingly, they can be able to stand against fast winds rising to as high as 60 miles per hour. However, sometimes…