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Benefits of Having a Copper Roof

Many homeowners don't give much thought to their roof (as long as it isn't leaking). However, the roof is an integral part of the house, and the material used can significantly affect appearance and longevity. The most common roofing material is asphalt shingles....

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Everything You Need To Know About Flat Roofs

Everything You Need To Know About Flat Roofs

You've probably noticed a few different roof types when driving through various neighborhoods. Most homes have a standard pitched roof, while others have a unique design, like a hip roof. But what about flat roofs? Despite their popularity in commercial and industrial...

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What Affects The Cost Of A Roof Replacement?

What Affects The Cost Of A Roof Replacement?

Replacing your roof is a big decision that can significantly impact your home's value. Not only does your roof affect your home's curb appeal, but it's also a major factor in protecting your home from the elements. The price of a new roof can vary greatly, and you may...

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What You Should Know About Roof Hail Damage

What You Should Know About Roof Hail Damage

It’s that time of the year again. Along with the baseball games, family vacations and other fun summer outdoor activities comes the threat of inclement weather. When the forecast includes hail and high winds, your home and roof can take a real beating. The extent of...

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Five Benefits of Cedar Shake Roofing

Five Benefits of Cedar Shake Roofing

When it is time to select materials for your home’s roof, you’ll be faced with some decisions to make. One choice has to do with the type of shingles you want to have installed and you may be surprised at the number of options available. Traditional asphalt shingles...

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Get To Know Alte Exteriors

Get to know Alte Exteriors, a family-owned, home improvement roofing contractor founded in 1970. Original founder Jeff Alte has since retired, but the business remains true to its customer-focused beginnings. From the first call to project completion, the Alte team...

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Roofing Scams and How to Avoid Them

Roofing Scams and How to Avoid Them

If you are a homeowner looking at repairing or replacing your roof, the many tasks relating to this undertaking – managing insurance claims, scheduling inspections, and selecting a roofing contractor – can be daunting. When you add the financial investment involved,...

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