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Roof Maintenance

Roof Maintenance (your roof needs you) It does not matter if your roof is wood shake-shingles, comp shingles, tile, hot mop or whatever. Your roof needs you. Roof maintenance should be done seasonally or at least semi-annually. Before harsh winter sets in is a good time. Walk your roof slowly and inspect it thoroughly one section at a time. Get rid of all leaves, branches, twigs and any other debris. An electric or gas blower does this job nicely.   Look for broken or missing …

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How to find a roof leak

How to find a roof leak location Finding a roof leak in a flat roof can be extremely difficult, so we recommend that you hire a roofing contractor to find and repair a leak in this type of roof. However, on a pitched roof, do-it-yourselfers can find the leak themselves. You may need to hire a contractor to repair the leak, but being able to tell the contractor where the leak is saves time and money. The first step is to relate the area where …

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