How to Stay Prepared for Winter Roofing Emergencies

A winter storm blows through your region and leaves neighborhoods buried under layers of snow. Soon enough, the calls come in from homeowners with winter roofing emergencies. As a construction professional, you know what to expect when a blizzard hits. Heavy snow and ice can cause leaks and destroy gutter systems,Read More

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One Simple Profit-Boosting Solution for Contractors

The Contractor’s Dilemma For many contractors, performing a roofing estimate means spending hours on a potential job site to measure the roof and sketch it out. But that’s time that could be spent visiting more customers – and since time is money, that’s also a loss of sales and profit.Read More

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Creating a Fall To-Do List? Don’t Forget About Gutter Cleaning

Fall has arrived, and for most homeowners that means it’s almost time to clean the gutters. Gutters are an essential part of a roofing system and are designed to keep buildings dry even during heavy rain or snow. Without adequate gutters, however, a home’s roof, siding, and foundation are proneRead More

These leaves may look pretty, but the problems they cause aren’t!

‘What the Hail?’ Part 2: Repairing Hailstorm Damage

Last week we discussed the effects of hail in terms of property damage and insurance claims. Hailstorms can result in millions of dollars in damage to homes and commercial properties, and they are hazardous to vehicles left outside. While the costs associated with hailstorm damage are covered by most insuranceRead More

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