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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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How to Find Hidden Storm Damage on Your Roof

How to Find Hidden Storm Damage on Your Roof

By Eagle Watch Roofing / September 5, 2018 / Comments Off on How to Find Hidden Storm Damage on Your Roof

Your roof is built to protect you from the elements. A well-maintained roof can stand up to wind, rain, and the intense heat of summer with no problems. But occasionally a storm comes through that is so powerful that it may overwhelm your roof’s ability to withstand the elements. In that case, your roof can…

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The Importance of Roof Flashing

The Importance of Roof Flashing

By Eagle Watch Roofing / August 31, 2018 / Comments Off on The Importance of Roof Flashing

Roof flashing is one of the most critical parts of your roof. Flashing secures joints in your roof and places that tend to receive a lot of water, like valleys between slopes. With adequate flashing, water is directed away from vulnerable areas of the roof and into gutters. Without flashing a roof would almost certainly…

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The Truth About Attic Ventilation

The Truth About Attic Ventilation

By Eagle Watch Roofing / August 22, 2018 / Comments Off on The Truth About Attic Ventilation

Attic ventilation is, excuse the pun, a hot topic. A quick search online will come up with a variety of perspectives. Some experts extol the virtues of attic ventilation, claiming it is one of the most important ways of preserving your roof, among other benefits. Others suggest that attic ventilation is overhyped and the claims…

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When is the Best Time to Replace a Roof

When is the Best Time to Replace a Roof?

By Eagle Watch Roofing / August 11, 2018 / Comments Off on When is the Best Time to Replace a Roof?

Have you looked up at your roof recently and wondered if it’s time to get it replaced? Or, worse, has an indoor leak go you rushing to call a roofer? Many people ask us at Eagle Watch Roofing, “When is the best time to replace a roof?” The answer is that it’s best to replace…

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How To Extend the Lifespan of Your Asphalt Shingle Roof

How To Extend the Lifespan of Your Asphalt Shingle Roof

By Eagle Watch Roofing / August 5, 2018 / Comments Off on How To Extend the Lifespan of Your Asphalt Shingle Roof

Asphalt shingle is the most common and most affordable residential roofing material. It is found on millions of American homes. But the lifespan of asphalt shingle roofs varies widely. Some need replacement after just 10 years, while others can last 25 years or more. Some roofs even make it to the 50-year mark. So what…

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Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Roof

5 Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Roof

By Eagle Watch Roofing / July 31, 2018 / Comments Off on 5 Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Roof

Your home is probably the single largest investment you will make in your life. So it’s important to protect that investment. Nothing protects your home more literally than your roof. Your roof keeps the elements out of your home and protects the structure of your home from damage. But when the roof itself starts to…

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When to File an Insurance Claim for Roof Damage

When to File an Insurance Claim for Roof Damage

By Eagle Watch Roofing / July 22, 2018 / Comments Off on When to File an Insurance Claim for Roof Damage

Do you have roof damage that’s got you thinking it might be time to replace your roof? If you’ve spent years paying homeowners insurance premiums, you may want to file a claim to get some help paying for a new roof. But when is it actually a good idea to file a claim? Are there…

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How to Extend the Life of Your Roof

How to Extend the Life of Your Roof

By Eagle Watch Roofing / July 11, 2018 / Comments Off on How to Extend the Life of Your Roof

If you’re like most homeowners, you don’t think about your roof very much. That is, until something goes wrong. But by the time you have a leak or your roof has sustained so much damage that it needs major repairs, it’s too late! With a little bit of care and attention, you can put off…

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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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