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The Few and the Fearless: A Blog About Roofers


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The Few and the Fearless: A Blog About Roofers

Not just anyone can be a roofer. To excel in this profession, you have to be bold and strong. You must be able to heave a heavy bundle of shingles up a ladder, drive nails into a hard surface, tell the difference between minor and severe damage, and so much more. Roofers do not always get enough credit for the work they do, but one thing is for certain: their work is essential. As you read the articles on this website, we ask that you pay close attention to the vast nature of the work that roofers do. The next time you see a roof, you'll have even more appreciation for it.

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This Is How To Address Potential Roofing Issues
11 February 2021

When you own your home, roofing matters become way

How To Prolong The Life Of Your Commercial Flat Roof
22 January 2021

Flat roofs are quite common in commercial building

Need A New Roof Deck? Know The Difference Between Plywood And OSB
23 December 2020

One of the benefits of installing a new roof is th

Built-Up Roofing Without The Asphalt: 3 Reasons To Choose A Cold-Applied Roof For Your Building
1 December 2020

While built-up roofs are extremely common in comme

Can I Install My Own Roof?
9 November 2020

Even for the most diehard DIY enthusiasts, the ide

This Is How To Address Potential Roofing Issues

When you own your home, roofing matters become way more important than you ever thought it might be. If you are a homeowner and think you might have some issues with your roof, you aren't alone. So, what should you do? Contacting a roof contractor is a good start. These tips will also help you care for your home's roof. Break Out the Binoculars There are a few benefits to breaking out the binoculars. Read More 

How To Prolong The Life Of Your Commercial Flat Roof

Flat roofs are quite common in commercial buildings. Not only are they cost-effective, but they're also easily accessible for inspections and can be used to mount HVAC equipment. This, in turn, can free up square footage inside a commercial building. Flat roofs are also quite easy to maintain. However, if you want to keep your commercial flat roof in the best possible shape, there are some simple care and maintenance tips you'll want to follow. Read More 

Need A New Roof Deck? Know The Difference Between Plywood And OSB

One of the benefits of installing a new roof is that it gives you the ability to put in a new roof deck and provide more protection for your home. However, you have the option of using plywood or OSB for your roof deck. When it comes to how the materials are made, plywood comes in various thicknesses and is made with layers of wood that are glued together. With OSB, it is made out of wood chips that are stuck together with glue and a hot press. Read More 

Built-Up Roofing Without The Asphalt: 3 Reasons To Choose A Cold-Applied Roof For Your Building

While built-up roofs are extremely common in commercial applications due to their durability, having one installed can pose a headache for businesses. The hot asphalt that's used to glue multiple layers of roofing felt together emits toxic fumes and creates a fire hazard. One way that businesses can avoid these problems is to install a cold-applied roof instead, which replaces the hot asphalt mix with a roofing adhesive that doesn't need to be heated. Read More 

Can I Install My Own Roof?

Even for the most diehard DIY enthusiasts, the idea of installing your own roof on your house can be an overwhelming task. Not only are you responsible for gathering materials, but you also need to assemble a small crew that is willing to sacrifice several days in order to get it done. Many people agree that you should hire a professional to perform a residential roofing installation for you. Not only can it save you a massive amount of headache, but you'll also make sure that it's done right. Read More