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    Roof Underlayment: How to Choose Thickness

    Proper underlayment is a critical component when it comes to ensuring the longevity and safety of your roofing system. Typically composed of a waterproof or a water-resistant membrane, roof underlayment…
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    Is My Roof Built to Last?

    The durability of your home’s roof is arguably one of the most critical factors a homeowner must consider. Not only does it shield your home from the effects of rainfall…
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    What Are Fiberglass Shingles, and Are They Right for You?

    Fiberglass shingles have been a popular roofing material used on homes and businesses in the United States and worldwide for many years. This type of roofing material is an excellent…
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    Standing Seam Metal Roofs: What They Are and Why They’re Great

    If you are considering a new roof, you may have heard the term “standing seam metal roof” mentioned. What exactly is this type of roofing, and why is it becoming…
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    Here’s How Asphalt Shingles Are Made

    Asphalt shingles are a widespread roofing material and are also manufactured in many different shapes. They are specifically designed to keep your roof protected from harsh weather. There is a…
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    How Does Slate Roofing Stack Up Against Shingle Roofing?

    Slate roofing and shingle roofing have different materials and methods used to construct them. Slate roofs are made using natural stone, and shingle roofs are made with synthetic materials like…
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    Your Guide to Commercial Building Roof Drains

    One of the most critical factors in any building’s overall efficiency is its roof, which allows excess water to flow away from your building and keep your facility dry. The…
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    Roof Decking: Understanding the Foundation of Your Roof

    Roof decking is the foundation of your roof. It is the material that covers the roof trusses and supports the shingles or other roofing materials. Decking is usually made of…
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    Is a Vaulted Ceiling Right for You? We Weigh the Pros and Cons

    Do you have high ceilings in your home? If so, you may wonder if a vaulted ceiling is right for you. Vaulted ceilings can add architectural interest and height to…
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    Metal roof on a commercial building installed by expert roofing contractors in New Braunfels TX

    Commercial Roofing Materials: Finding the Right Fit for Your Business

    If your commercial building needs a new roof, it pays to do some research and determine the best roofing materials to go with—especially considering the repairs and maintenance costs that…
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    What’s a Truss? Everything You Should Know About Roof Trusses

    We often discuss roofing materials like shingles, tiles, and metal sheets on this blog, and rightly so. They’re the outermost layer of defense your roof has to protect against the…
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    Architectural Vs. 3-Tab Shingles: Which Should You Choose?

    Differences Between Architectural Shingles and 3 Tab Shingles The differences between architectural shingles and three-tab shingles are numerous but not all that different. Each of these roofing products has its…
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    Why You Should Consider Polymer/ Composite Roofing

    When repairing or replacing your roof, you need to carefully plan because the investment is big and requires lots of time and labor. There are several roofing materials available in…
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    Asphalt Roll Roofing Vs. Asphalt Shingles—What’s the Difference?

    There are all kinds of different roofing materials available on the market today. If you are in the process of re-roofing your home, it can be difficult to decide which…
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    Do You Need to Ground a Metal Roof?

    Are you thinking of installing a metal roof to your new or existing home? Wanting to take advantage of how durable and resistant to deterioration metal roofs are? Worried about…
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    The Importance of Investing in High Quality Roofing

    Did you know that a high-quality roof is one of the most important investments you can make for your home? A low-quality roof can lead to all sorts of problems,…
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    The Pros and Cons of Metal Roofing

    What is the best type of roofing for your home? This question doesn’t have a simple answer, but we can make some suggestions. One popular option that many homeowners are…
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    The Pros and Cons Of Architectural Shingles

    Choosing the type of roof to put on your home or building is an important decision because you want to protect what matters most to you for years to come.…
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    How to Choose the Best Shingles for Your Roof

    Choosing the right shingles to fit your roof is an important decision you may need to make as homeowner. You may be building your dream home or needing to replace…
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    Synthetic vs. Felt: Which Roofing Underlayment is Right for You?

    Why Roofing Underlayment Is Needed Roofing underlayment is material underneath the roof’s shingles used to protect a home or business when heavy rain, snow, or wind occurs. Most areas around…
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