The Pros and Cons of Installing Solar Roof Panels

Solar panels on a residential roof. These panels offer both pros and cons.

Energy efficiency has become the name of the game in the last decade.  As our society becomes more conscious of energy usage, many families are making the switch to modern, energy-efficient technologies.  One improvement that has become increasingly popular is solar panels for residential roofing, which allow homes to run on the sun’s energy.  Though…

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The Right Roof For Your Rental Property

Close up photo of roof.

Owning and maintaining a rental property can be an incredibly lucrative endeavor.  Though it is often a rewarding job, there is a lot to think about when managing a rental property.  One major consideration for landlords is the strength and integrity of your property’s roof.   As the first line of defense against weather, the roof…

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Metal Roof Maintenance

Residential Roof

Durable, efficient and relatively low maintenance, these days more and more folks are installing metal roofs. With proper care, they can last over 30 years! Here are few things you should do (and a few things to avoid) in order to make the most of your metal roof maintenance.  Metal Roof Maintenance Do Wash Carefully …

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Residential Roofing Repair and Replacement

Residential roof in Phoenix, AZ.

Getting your residential roofing inspected before noticeable issues arise is one of the best ways to avoid a potential roofing catastrophe. But how often should a residential roof be inspected? How long does residential roofing last? Let’s discuss these questions one at a time: How Often Should a Residential Roof Be Inspected? The National Roofing…

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Skylights for Your Bathroom

Bathroom skylight

Whether you use your bathroom to apply makeup, brush your teeth, or simply look at yourself for a positive daily affirmation, the light in your bathroom can make a big difference. Adding windows to a bathroom can be costly, but a bathroom skylight might be just the solution you need. Skylights are a great way…

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Wood Shake Roofs: 3 Tips for Success in Hot Climates

wood shakes roofing in hot climate phoenix

If you love the classic, rustic appearance of the wood shake roof, then you may wonder if this roof type is a good choice for a home in the state of Arizona. The good news is that wood shake roofs can stay in great shape for many years, even when exposed to the hot Arizona…

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Roof Flashing: All About This Important Roof Component

copper roof flashing for asphalt shingle roofs

Metal flashings are an important component of a roof. While roof flashings may not cover large areas of your roof, this component performs the task of helping to keep your roof leak-free around the perimeter. Read on to learn more about roof flashing and how to keep yours in good condition. Roof Flashings Function Roof…

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4 Ways Concrete Tile Roofs Benefit Arizona Homeowners

spanish style concrete tile roof on home in phoenix

Some roof materials maintain their integrity when exposed to the hot Arizona sun much better than others. If you plan to replace your old roof this spring or summer, then you should consider installing a concrete tile roof. Not only is concrete tile very resistant to sun damage, but this roof material is also relatively affordable…

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Maintenance Tips for Tile Roofs

concrete tile roof with maintenance issues

A tile roof is a durable choice that goes well with a variety of exterior types, from the traditional stucco of the southwest to more modern options. Follow these maintenance tips to ensure that your roof lasts for as long as you own your home. Annual Cleaning Dirt and debris on your tile roof don’t…

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