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How to Avoid Falling for a Roofing Scam

How to Avoid Falling for a Roofing Scam – Part One

By Eagle Watch Roofing / January 16, 2019 / Comments Off on How to Avoid Falling for a Roofing Scam – Part One

A roof is probably the most critical part of your home. It protects every other part of your home, so when it’s damaged, you want to get it fixed fast. But roofs last a long time, and most homeowners will only replace a roof once or twice in their lifetime. Also, most homeowners rarely get…

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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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Avoid Expensive Roof Repairs

Avoid Expensive Roof Repairs: Top Tips

By Eagle Watch Roofing / December 23, 2018 / Comments Off on Avoid Expensive Roof Repairs: Top Tips

Your roof is one of the most important parts of your home. It can also be one of the most expensive to repair or replace. If you neglect regular maintenance, you may find yourself stuck with some rather hefty repair bills. But there are easy ways to avoid expensive roof repairs. Knowing what to look…

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Repair or Replace a Roof

Repair or Replace a Roof?

By Eagle Watch Roofing / December 16, 2018 / Comments Off on Repair or Replace a Roof?

Your roof is one of the most important parts of your home. It takes the brunt of the elements and protects your home from the outside. Because it’s way up there on the top of your house, it’s also the part of their house that most homeowners interact with the least. So if you are…

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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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Common Causes of Roof Leaks

6 Common Causes of Roof Leaks

By Eagle Watch Roofing / November 30, 2018 / Comments Off on 6 Common Causes of Roof Leaks

Winter is here, and so is the season of roof leaks. Any roof can leak if the conditions are right. However, older roofs are more likely to encounter the sorts of problems that cause leaks. If you find yourself running for a bucket every time it starts to rain, you are in need of a…

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Roof Repair Mistakes to Avoid

Roof Repair Mistakes to Avoid

By Eagle Watch Roofing / November 23, 2018 / Comments Off on Roof Repair Mistakes to Avoid

Repairing a roof can seem simple, especially if it doesn’t involve many shingles. But most homeowners don’t know a lot about roofing so a DIY solution may be trickier than it seems. The same goes for inexperienced or sloppy roofers. Whether the problem is due to ignorance, poor workmanship, or just cutting corners, you don’t…

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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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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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