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Why Are Metal Roofs So Unpopular?

Why Metal Roofs Are So Unpopular Why metal roof? When people think of metal roofs they often picture old tin roofs that create a deafening sound every time a drop of rain hits it. Or perhaps you need to access the roof to clean the gutters or trim some overhanging branches and have always heard…

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How Metal Roofing is Green and Eco-Friendly

Preventing climate change starts with making conscious steps to reduce energy consumption and use more sustainable products. When doing this, if there is an option that can also look good too then that’s all the better! Metal roofing is one of the best ways to achieve this at home. Not only are you improving the…

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What Time of Year is Best to Replace a Roof?

When is the best time to replace a roof? It’s a significant investment and a lot of work, so it’s important to choose the right contractor for the job. But even more than that, it’s important to have the work done at the proper time of year. This handy little guide will walk you through…

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Benefits of Painting a Metal Roof

Owning a home is a big responsibility. There are many things to take into account – from the mortgage to the repairs that need to be done from time to time – and it can be easy to leave things unattended. If you’re like most homeowners, you’re always looking for ways to save money on…

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How Does the Sun Affect your Metal Roof

Your metal roof can last decades if it’s properly installed and maintained. As the sun shines down on your home, however, it can cause the metal to expand and contract – leading to everything from unsightly rust spots to serious damage that can require a full roof replacement. Believe it or not, the strength of…

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Dangers of a Leaky Roof

Is a leaking roof an emergency? In short, yes. When it comes to a leaking roof, there are a handful of additional problems that can arise should you not act fast and correct the problem. There are a couple of reasons why your roof might be leaking – perhaps the roof was installed improperly, to…

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Spring Cleaning Maintenance on your Roof

With the warm weather rolling in, it’s the perfect time to start thinking about spring cleaning and home maintenance. An important component that often gets overlooked is your roof. From gutters to shingles, your roof is a critical component of the well-being of your home. There are a handful of items that you should address…

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All You Need to Know About Metal Roofing

Thinking about installing a metal roof on your home? It’s becoming a more viable and  economical option for many homeowners. Before metal roofing became more accessible, traditional shingle asphalt roof was the main option for many homeowners. However, they would still have to replace the roof every 10 to 15 years as shingles would go…

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Roof Repair Tips Every Handyman Should Know

When it comes to being a homeowner, we don’t need to tell you it’s about more than just having a physical roof over your head. Homeowners need to be aware and have a couple tricks up their sleeves when it comes to common household maintenance and repair. This rings especially true when it comes to…

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How To Fix Your Roof Leaking in Winter

Canadian winters can see temperatures fluctuate between freezing cold to mild and warm. The results can be uneven freezes and thaws that can cause significant damage to your roof. Roof leaks in winter can frequently happen as ice causes eavestroughs to separate from the house or crack, causing water to run back into the home.…

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