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Homeowner | Roofing | Homeowner Education | Problems

By: Lauren Risotto
June 5th, 2020

If you’re in the middle of deciding if you should put an asphalt shingle roof on your home, you’re not alone. Asphalt shingles are the most popular roofing residential material in the United States. This is largely due to their low cost and ease of installation. However, there are some issues with this type of roofing that you should consider prior to moving forward with a purchase.

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Corten Roofing | Metal | Problems

By: Lauren Risotto
April 17th, 2020

 Corten steel is popular as a roofing material for its striking rustic appearance and low maintenance. The rust forms a protective layer that slows down the overall rate of corrosion. However, there are some problems with this type of material which will not make it the right choice for every homeowner.

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Homeowner Education | Corrugated Roofing | Problems

By: Lauren Risotto
March 31st, 2020

Let’s say you’re looking for a low cost, easy to find a metal panel with a simple installation. So simple that you might even be tempted to do it yourself. Under these circumstances, all roads would lead you to corrugated panels.

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Metal | Roofing | Problems

By: Lauren Risotto
March 20th, 2020

Have you ever seen a metal roof that looked like it was wrinkled? If you have, then you witnessed one of the biggest wonders of the metal roofing world, known as oil canning.

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Roofing | Education | Problems

By: Lauren Risotto
March 9th, 2020

When you think of something luxurious, a roof probably isn’t the first thing that comes to mind. But copper roofing proves that luxury doesn’t just come in the form of cars or jewelry.

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Finishes | Problems | Bonderized Steel

By: Paul Rubio
March 2nd, 2020

Nowadays, the old and weathered look is in style and using Bonderized steel on a roof or wall accomplishes this trend perfectly. Bonderized steel is a popular choice, especially because the material is inexpensive and looks like an old, faded galvanized panel that has started to turn gray.