Preparing for Winter by Preventing Ice Dams

September 30, 2018 | Filed under: Research,Roofing Issues,Storm Protection

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Here in Kentucky, homeowners are concerned these days about high winds, and even freezing temperatures, pushed into the region by tropical storms and mounting winter blasts. We’ve addressed the extreme winds that can occur, even here, earlier this month. Now, let’s take a look at Ice Dams. Ice dams generally result from one of two…

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Preparing for High Winds That Can Threaten Your Kentucky Home

September 17, 2018 | Filed under: Resiliency,Storm Protection,Sustainability

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No, we don’t have many palm trees in Louisville. But, here in Kentucky, homeowners are concerned these days about high winds, pushed into the region by tropical storms that usually carry on through November of each year. Preparing for High Winds It seems increasingly likely that this will be a more violent hurricane season than…

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Is a New Metal Roof Right for Your Old Kentucky Home?

August 31, 2018 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Research,Sustainability

Metal Roofing Old House Classic Metal Roofing of KY

The answer for Kentucky homeowners is “yes”. Let’s look at some attributes of metal roofing that lend themselves to older homes: Beauty. It’s interesting to see how a metal roof can add beauty to any older home, so we invite you to take a look at a just one old house, and the difference metal…

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Metal Roofs: Sustainability and Energy

August 20, 2018 | Filed under: Energy Efficiency,Resiliency,Sustainability

Metal Roofs and Energy Classic Metal Roofing Systems of KY

Now, it seems more than ever, Energy is a key factor in making decisions for home improvements. The focus on energy is on how to save or create energy in the future. The focus on the sustainability or durability of the materials we use in our homes is driven partly by an environmental focus, but…

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6 Key Components of a Quality Metal Roof

July 27, 2018 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Research

If you’re shopping for a metal roof, we have put together a list of six things to look for in any potential metal roofing product. Not all metal roofs offer these features, but we think you will agree that all six are very important. 1. Quality and tested finishes Available in many colors and even…

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Weathering the Storms with a Resilient Home

July 19, 2018 | Filed under: Resiliency,Storm Protection

Resilient Home - Classic Metal Roofing Systems of KY

Why create a resilient home? When you return to your home from the work and an often frantic pace of activity, you want it to be a place of rest, relaxation, and a haven of safety. Home can be a place where you can forget about worries and hurriedness and just enjoy living. A place to…

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