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Roof Snow Load Limits: Could Your Roof Collapse?

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Your roof snow load is a measurement of how much precipitation your roof can hold before collapse is a concern. When you’re braving the extremes of Utah’s winter snowstorms, the last thing you want to worry about is whether your home can take the beating. How much snow is too much? What’s Your Roof Snow Load Maximum? Local building code...

6 Factors That Influence Roof Replacement Costs

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It’s hard to quote accurate roof replacement costs without actually looking at the roof. No two homes and no two homeowners are the same. What you need and what you want may differ, and the following six factors have a major influence on a final quote for roof replacement costs. 1. Structural Problems or Water Damage If your roof is severely...

How Long Does a Slate Roof Installation Take?

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A slate roof installation will instantly transform the look of your home. You won’t believe the elegance and style simple slate tiles can bring, and it will make your house stand out even in grander neighborhoods. When considering this roofing option, you want to get all of the details you can before making a final decision, and that includes...

What to Expect During a Roof Replacement

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Your home may look and feel like chaos during a roof replacement, but an excellent roofing contractor will have everything under control. To prepare yourself and your property for this major renovation, learn what to expect during a roof replacement, and take the necessary steps to ensure the job is completed as smoothly as possible. Make Plans...

7 Details Separating Excellent Roofing Contractors from the Rest

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You may have many roofing contractors available in your community, but the excellent ones will stand out above the others. Besides the basics, like following through with quality work and offering a substantial warranty on labor and materials, look for the seven additional details listed below when you’re considering roofing contractors to hire. 1....

Re-Roofing in the Winter: Good or Bad Idea?

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Re-roofing in the winter comes with some major benefits, but also a few drawbacks. Is it the right move for you? What are the pros and cons? Pro: Your Roofer Is Usually Less Busy Since most roofing projects are done in the spring, summer and fall, your roofer likely has many more time slots available when it’s cold. If you have a specific...

Winter Storm Roof Damage: When to Call a Contractor

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Winter storm roof damage is possible even for the strongest roofs. Utah’s snowstorms and frigid, windy nights can compromise your roof’s security, so you need to know when it’s time to call a roofing contractor. Fast repairs can limit damage, and your contractor will know exactly what to do. Winter Is a Harsh Season We’ve entered the season...