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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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Is it Time to Replace Your Tile Roof?

Is it Time to Replace Your Tile Roof?

By Eagle Watch Roofing / June 30, 2018 / Comments Off on Is it Time to Replace Your Tile Roof?

A tile roof can be a significant investment when new. Of course, the two things that make it a worthwhile investment are beauty and longevity. The unique look of tile may be exactly what your home needs. And a new tile roof can last 50 years or more. But over time a tile roof will…

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Factors to Consider When Buying a Home With a Slate Roof

Factors to Consider When Buying a Home With a Slate Roof

By Eagle Watch Roofing / June 21, 2018 / Comments Off on Factors to Consider When Buying a Home With a Slate Roof

So you have found a lovely home with a gorgeous slate roof. In most cases, this will be a historic home. The roof is beautiful, but you are concerned because you have heard that slate roofs can be expensive to repair and replace. And you are right to be concerned. Slate is a very high-end…

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Is Your Roof Ready for Hurricane Season?

By Eagle Watch Roofing / June 11, 2018 / Comments Off on Is Your Roof Ready for Hurricane Season?

Hurricane season is here in the Eastern and Southeastern United States. Each year, hurricane season brings not only hurricanes but significant tropical storms and tropical depressions. While these other types of storms are not as powerful as hurricanes, they are still powerful enough to do substantial damage to your roof. In addition, regular summer thunderstorms…

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The Best Roof for Hot Weather

The Best Roof for Hot Weather

By Eagle Watch Roofing / June 5, 2018 / Comments Off on The Best Roof for Hot Weather

When most people think about cooling their homes, the first thing that comes to mind if air conditioning. There’s no doubt that here in “Hot-lanta” air conditioning is crucial, but it’s not your home’s first line of defense. Just like keeping rain, wind, and cold out of your home, your roof is your greatest defense…

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How Much Does A Metal Roof Cost?

By Eagle Watch Roofing / May 31, 2018 / Comments Off on How Much Does A Metal Roof Cost?

Many homeowners want to know: how much does a metal roof cost? The answer, of course, is that it depends. Metal roofs are a great investment. Modern metal roofs can be made to look like almost any other type of roofing material. Or you can choose to go with the classic beauty of the metal…

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Is it Legal for a Roofer to Pay the Deductible on a Claim?

By Eagle Watch Roofing / May 21, 2018 / Comments Off on Is it Legal for a Roofer to Pay the Deductible on a Claim?

With any insurance claim, there is almost always a deductible. If you make a car insurance claim, you will pay a deductible when you get the repairs done. If you go to a doctor, you will pay a copay. Yet some roofers claim that they can “absorb” or “waive” your deductible. If you have a…

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Choosing the Best Material for a New Roof

By Eagle Watch Roofing / May 11, 2018 / Comments Off on Choosing the Best Material for a New Roof

If you are considering a new roof, chances are your roof is at least 20 years old. Over the last few decades, a lot has changed in the roofing industry. New materials are available and old materials have been updated. With all the options available today, choosing the best material for a new roof can…

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How to Clean Roof Stains

By Eagle Watch Roofing / May 5, 2018 / Comments Off on How to Clean Roof Stains

As spring rolls into Georgia, people are spending more time outside. Inside their homes, people are motivated to do some spring cleaning. Outside your home, you may be finding the time and motivation to clean up your garden or yard. But what about on top of your house? If you look up, you may notice…

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