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Three Types of Asphalt Shingle

Three Types of Asphalt Shingle

By Eagle Watch Roofing / November 15, 2018 / 0 Comments

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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How to Fix Ponding on a Flat Roof

How to Fix Ponding on a Flat Roof

By Eagle Watch Roofing / November 9, 2018 / Comments Off on How to Fix Ponding on a Flat Roof

Flat roofs, by their very nature, will collect some water when it rains. However, excessive ponding threatens your roof. It may also void your warranty. So if your flat roof is collecting water that doesn’t drain or evaporate within 48 hours, you will need to fix it. How to fix ponding on a flat roof…

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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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Prepare for a Roof Replacement

Tips to Prepare for a Roof Replacement

By Eagle Watch Roofing / October 18, 2018 / Comments Off on Tips to Prepare for a Roof Replacement

So you’ve decided it’s time for a roof replacement. For most Americans, their home is their biggest single investment. And the most important part of your home, the part that protects everything else, is the roof. A new roof is a great long-term investment that will protect your home and everything in it. When you…

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Preparing Your Roof for Winter

Preparing Your Roof for Winter

By Eagle Watch Roofing / October 11, 2018 / Comments Off on Preparing Your Roof for Winter

The weather is starting to change, and so are the colors of the leaves. Here in Georgia, it seems like October is the time when the weather quickly switches from the heat of summer to the crisp chill of winter. It’s a great time to pull out your sweaters and turn on the heat. But…

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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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Replacement Cost vs. Actual Cash Value

Replacement Cost vs. Actual Cash Value

By Eagle Watch Roofing / September 20, 2018 / Comments Off on Replacement Cost vs. Actual Cash Value

We hope it never happens, but imagine for a moment that your roof is severely damaged by fire, tornado, storm, or a fallen tree. The damage is well beyond what can be repaired. You will need a new roof, and that will be expensive. So you call your home insurance company and make a claim.…

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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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