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Keep a New Roof from Failing

How to Keep a New Roof from Failing

By Eagle Watch Roofing / February 28, 2019 / Comments Off on How to Keep a New Roof from Failing

Your roof is a significant investment. So once you’ve paid for your new roof, you can rightfully expect it to last at least a couple of decades, depending on the material. But sometimes a roof can fail after just a few years. When a new roof fails, it can be a massive headache for the…

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Our Top 4 Roofing Trends for 2019

Our Top 4 Roofing Trends for 2019

By Eagle Watch Roofing / January 8, 2019 / Comments Off on Our Top 4 Roofing Trends for 2019

The new year is here, and all sorts of industries are looking at the top trends for the year ahead. Often, when we think of trends, we think of clothing fashions, but roofs are just as subject to trends as any other product. Your roof is a large part of the exterior appearance of your…

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Clay Tile vs. Concrete Tile

Clay Tile vs. Concrete Tile: Making the Right Choice for Your Home

By Eagle Watch Roofing / December 31, 2018 / Comments Off on Clay Tile vs. Concrete Tile: Making the Right Choice for Your Home

Clay tile is one of the oldest known manufactured roofing materials. Today, tile roofs are often a hallmark of classical architectural styles. Mediterranean and Spanish inspired buildings are topped with terracotta tiles. Traditional Chinese architecture also makes heavy use of clay tiles. More recently, concrete tiles have come onto the market. While concrete and clay…

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Reduce Energy Costs with a New Roof

Reduce Energy Costs with a New Roof

By Eagle Watch Roofing / December 9, 2018 / Comments Off on Reduce Energy Costs with a New Roof

If you live in an older home, it probably was not built with an eye towards energy efficiency. Today, however, energy efficiency is a hot topic for home builders and homeowners. Besides saving you money, making your home more efficient benefits the world around you. As concern rises over how we produce our electricity and…

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Three Types of Asphalt Shingle

Three Types of Asphalt Shingle

By Eagle Watch Roofing / November 15, 2018 / Comments Off on Three Types of Asphalt Shingle

Asphalt shingle is still the most common type of residential roof cover. However, the long history of asphalt shingle has seen a lot of changes. The last few decades, in particular, have been a boom time for asphalt shingle. Asphalt used to be the default residential roofing material just because it was cheap to produce…

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Is It Worth Repairing a Slate Roof?

Is It Worth Repairing a Slate Roof?

By Eagle Watch Roofing / October 31, 2018 / Comments Off on Is It Worth Repairing a Slate Roof?

Let’s be honest, a slate roof really is the Cadillac of roofs. Slate is nearly indestructible. But that “nearly” part is important. Many homeowners think a slate roof can last forever. After all, there are many buildings with slate roofs pushing two centuries that seem to still be doing fine. So for a roof that…

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Parts That Make Up a Roof

Parts That Make Up a Roof

By Eagle Watch Roofing / October 24, 2018 / Comments Off on Parts That Make Up a Roof

Your roof is one of the most important parts of your house. But how much do you really know about what goes into a roof? If you want to keep your roof in good condition, it pays to know the parts that make up a roof. If you need to talk to your roofer or…

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What to Look for In a Roof When Buying a Home

What to Look for In a Roof When Buying a Home

By Eagle Watch Roofing / September 30, 2018 / Comments Off on What to Look for In a Roof When Buying a Home

The roof if the most expensive feature of your home. It is also arguably the most important. It protects the rest of the home from the elements, and if it fails to do its job your home could be in for some serious damage. When considering a home purchase, it’s critical to have the home…

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How to Pick Shingle Colors for Your Roof

How to Pick Shingle Colors for Your Roof

By Eagle Watch Roofing / September 11, 2018 / Comments Off on How to Pick Shingle Colors for Your Roof

When it comes time to put a new roof on your home, there is a lot to consider. You may be tied up with your insurance company trying to figure out what they cover and what you can afford. Finding a roofing company can also be stress-inducing, especially if your insurance company is butting in.…

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Asphalt Shingles v Cedar Shakes: Which is Better?

Asphalt Shingles v Cedar Shakes: Which is Better?

By Eagle Watch Roofing / July 5, 2018 / Comments Off on Asphalt Shingles v Cedar Shakes: Which is Better?

Asphalt shingles are the most common roofing material in America. Wood shingles and cedar shakes are classic roofing materials that were the most common before asphalt took over. When choosing a new roof for your home, these two roofing materials can each provide some benefits, but each has its drawbacks, too. So let’s walk through…

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