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Reasons Not to Wait on Roofing Repairs

Reasons Not to Wait on Roofing Repairs

By Eagle Watch Roofing / May 15, 2019 / Comments Off on Reasons Not to Wait on Roofing Repairs

Ignoring the signs that your roof needs repair could be costly to you in the long run. Here, we look at three common reasons not to wait on roofing repairs. If your home or building is located in a climate with a high degree of precipitation or strong winds, getting on top of repairs early…

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Is DIY Roofing Really Worth It?

Is DIY Roofing Really Worth It?

By Eagle Watch Roofing / April 30, 2019 / Comments Off on Is DIY Roofing Really Worth It?

Roofing may appear to be a relatively straightforward process. You place sheathing down, apply asphalt paper, and tack some shingles on your roof. It’s what you may not realize about the pitfalls of do-it-yourself roofing that may encourage you to hire a professional roofer in Newnan, GA. Sure, installing a roof the right way, with…

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Common Roofing Problems

Common Roofing Problems

By Eagle Watch Roofing / April 15, 2019 / Comments Off on Common Roofing Problems

Homeowners see all kinds of problems with their roofs. Sometimes, it’s just normal aging and damage over time. Other times, damage can be the result of faulty installation, inadequate materials, or poor maintenance. Here are some common roofing problems we see and how to recognize them in advance. If you need professional assistance with maintaining…

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Increasing Curb Appeal with a New Roof

Increasing Curb Appeal with a New Roof

By Eagle Watch Roofing / March 31, 2019 / Comments Off on Increasing Curb Appeal with a New Roof

Curb appeal is one of the most important factors to focus on when trying to sell a home. It’s just human nature to judge a home by its exterior before you even step inside. A new or fresh looking roof can go a long way toward increasing a home’s curb appeal and increasing its final…

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Threats to Your Roof

Three Threats to Your Roof

By Eagle Watch Roofing / March 15, 2019 / Comments Off on Three Threats to Your Roof

Roof problems can occur unexpectedly, even to newer homes. That’s why it’s crucial to keep an eye on your roof so you can spot damage in its early stages. If you find damage early on, you can have it repaired before a small problem turns into a bigger, more costly one. Here are three threats…

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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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What is Roof Flashing and What Happens When It Fails

What is Roof Flashing and What Happens When It Fails

By Eagle Watch Roofing / April 21, 2018 / Comments Off on What is Roof Flashing and What Happens When It Fails

Roof flashing is material that is placed at points on a roof that are prone to leaks. These are usually joints between various items and the roof (skylights, chimneys, vents) or between different parts of the roof. Flashing is usually made of metals that are resistant to corrosion. It can also be made of plastic…

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Things to Consider Before Installing an Asphalt Shingle Roof

Things to Consider Before Installing an Asphalt Shingle Roof

By Eagle Watch Roofing / April 11, 2018 / Comments Off on Things to Consider Before Installing an Asphalt Shingle Roof

Asphalt shingle is the most common type of roofing in America. Over its 100 year history it has seen a number of evolutions, making asphalt shingle more safe, durable, and visually appealing. There are various types of asphalt shingles, though the most common are three tab shingles and architectural shingles. Asphalt shingles are typically cheaper…

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What You Need to Know About Installing Roof Vents

What You Need to Know About Installing Roof Vents

By Eagle Watch Roofing / April 5, 2018 / Comments Off on What You Need to Know About Installing Roof Vents

Roof vents are an important part of your home. They extend the life of your roof by preventing condensation in the attic that can damage the roof above. They also help regulate temperature and expel excess heat in warmer months. In addition, roof venting is required by most building codes. So it is important to…

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Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Roof Damage

Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Roof Damage?

By Eagle Watch Roofing / March 31, 2018 / Comments Off on Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Roof Damage?

Many homeowners wait until after they have a damaged roof to ask the important question: Will my homeowners insurance cover roof damage? The best information about what is and is not covered will come from your insurance provider. In most cases, some types of damage are covered by your homeowners insurance. The type and amount…

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