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Preventing a Roof Collapse After a Snowstorm

1. Know what kind of snow is falling: Light and fluffy snow shouldn’t be much of an issue for your roof, but heavy, wet snow, or snow mixed with ice or sleet can be of concern. The heavier the snow (or ice), the more impact it’ll have on your roof. Take into consideration how much […]

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How to Make Sure House Roofs Last

Most of the time, homeowners don’t think about their house roofs until something goes wrong. However, a little proactive maintenance can help extend the life of your roof and prevent costly damage. Here are some tips from Turner Roofing to help keep your roof in the best condition. Clean the gutters Without cleaning, gutters can become cogged, causing […]

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How to tell if you are in need of a new shingle roof

1. Missing Shingles – As your roof weathers mother nature over time shingles can detach exposing the sheathing underneath leaving your roof open to leaks. 2. Curling Shingles – Shingles can curl after years of wear and tear exposing the layers underneath to the elements. 3. Damaged Flashing – Flashing helps protect your roof from […]

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DIY Roof Maintenance Tips

1. Regularly inspect your shingles. Look for missing shingles or shingles that have lifted. This is a prime spot for water to access your home. 2. Regularly check chimneys, skylights, and vent openings. Caulk can breakdown in these areas causing leaks. 3. Keep gutters clean. A clogged gutter can cause water to back up and […]

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