The Right Roof Can Pay You Back: Increased Home Value

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Here is part 1 of 3 in how a roof can pay you back over time. Wouldn’t you love to have an increase in home value to pay you back for your investment? There’s an old saying that we think is very applicable when searching for a roof: “Only the very rich can afford to…

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Homeowner How To: Determine Roof Pitch

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The Roof Pitch Predicament For various reasons, when you are doing research on having a roof installed on your property, it is sometimes necessary for you to accurately determine the pitch of your building’s roof. This may seem like a daunting task, but it is relatively simple. The Basics of Roof Pitches Roof pitches are…

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Proper Ventilation: Is Excessive Moisture a Problem in Your Home?

The summer rains have come…and will be with us for the next few months. Many Kentucky and southern Indiana homeowners are reporting problems with excessive moisture and condensation in attic spaces. These problems are worse during seasons when heating and air conditioning units, which naturally draw moisture out of the air, are not being used…

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Is your roof a “Clunker?” (Asphalt shingles are NOT at all “green!”)

This fall I was working with our crew on an asphalt shingle tear-off, which is something we very seldom have to do. In fact in 10 years now, my best recollection is that we’ve torn off THREE asphalt shingle roofs. We usually install right over them. At the time of this…

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The Power of Professionalism

We had an experience recently that reinforced to me who we are and what we’re about, and I wanted to share that with you briefly. This kind of thing has happened to us a couple times before, and I don’t feel the need to call out any names in any case. What happened is this:…

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What Should I Ask my Metal Roofer? Part 1–Insurance

“Can you provide liability and workers’ comp insurance certificates?” This is a very important question you can ask your metal roofer, or any home-improvement contractor. Both of these are very important types of insurance that contractors should have, and you should verify, before they are allowed to work on your home. Liability insurance protects the…

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