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Rhinobond Roof System

Any roofer that has ever installed a fully adhered TPO or PVC roof system knows the frustration of waiting for the adhesive to dry. Not

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Origin of asphalt roofing materials

In the early to mid-1800’s, urban construction was on the up rise, and it became abundantly apparent that a new kind of roofing material was

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What are the black streaks on my roof and how do I remove them?

We’ve all seen those black streaks on shingle roofs that cause them to look old and dirty. Sometimes mistaken for soot, mold, or mildew, typically

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How to replace a missing shingle

The unfortunate reality of three tab shingles is that sometimes they blow off during high winds, leaving your roof exposed to possible water infiltration. If

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time for a new roof!

Does your shingle roof need to be replaced?

Let’s face it, not very many people pay much attention to their roofs. That is, until it leaks. Then people pay a lot of attention

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Many shingles were blown off this roof, despite having a higher wind resistance.

Is your roof ready for the next big storm?

Hurricane season is upon us! But what does that mean for your roof, and which storms should you worry about? Obviously, any storm with significant

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We were tearing off a built up roof in Norfolk to replace it with a cold process self adhered modified bitumen system.

How to choose a roofing contractor

How do you choose which roofing contractor to do business with? There are many roofers out there, and they all will tell you they can

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Architectural Shingles vs. Three Tab Shingles

Three Tab Shingles Three tab shingles, also known as strip shingles, or simply three tabs, are flat, asphalt shingles that have three regularly spaced tabs,

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Three Tab Shingles, or Strip Shingles

Three tab shingles, also known as strip shingles, or simply 3 tabs, are flat, asphalt shingles that have three regularly spaced tabs, giving the roof

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A type of powered roof ventilation.

Attic and Roof Ventilation

Attic ventilation is typically not a subject many homeowners think about on a regular basis. However, it is a very important topic, as it can

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These shingles were not installed properly, allowing them to blow off easily.

Missing shingles

A bad storm rolls through and causes tree branches to fall down, knocks garbage cans over, and tears some shingles off your roof. We all

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Exposed nails and nail pops

  When a nail is driven into wood to secure a shingle, it must be long enough to attach to it, and the wood must

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What are those pipes sticking out of your roof?

Plumbing vent pipes are an important part of your plumbing system. They are responsible for safely carrying sewer gases out of your home or building.

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  • Many shingles were blown off this roof, despite having a higher wind resistance.

Top 7 Ways to Prepare your Roof for Storms

Visually inspect your roof What type of roof system do you have? Check for loose, missing, or curled shingles and shakes. For slate, metal, and

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