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Are DIY Roof Projects Risky?

There is a high risk of bodily harm for people who attempt a roofing project on their own. Many tools used in a roof installation can cause serious injuries to a novice user if not handled properly. If you are repairing an old roof, you may come across weak spots that could make you fall…

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Do Gutter Guards Work?

This helps reduce the number of times you have to clean or maintain your gutters. If you get the right one, a gutter guard can help you in a great way as long as it is properly installed. Things You Need to Note about Gutter Guards Installing the Wrong Gutter Guards One thing you need…

Asphalt shingle. Decorative bitumen shingles on the roof of a brick house. Fence made of corrugated metal.

Top 7 Best Roofing Materials For Hot Climates

Unlike other roofing systems, slate roofs can last for a very long time, as they require very little maintenance. Although slate roofs are beautiful and unique, they are quite expensive to install making it less ideal for an average homeowner. Metal Metal roofs are a good choice for people who live in hot climates. They…

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Pros and Cons of Metal Roofing

A properly installed metal roof can last as long as the house and is often backed up with a manufacturer warranty of between 30 and 50 years. A metal roof can withstand the elements and harsh weather conditions without losing its grip. Unlike other roofing materials, they do not require periodic costly maintenance as long…