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How Often Should You Replace Your Commercial Roof?

Commercial roof replacement vs. repair is a choice you should weight carefully. The roof is a big investment, so you’ll want to ensure that you are not replacing a roof which still has lots of life left in it. You also will have to think about whether you need to replace it with the same kind of roof or put …

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Cost and Installation of Asphalt Roof

Asphalt roof shingles: they’re among the most affordable roofing materials, and they come in a broad array of colors. Asphalt shingles are usually used on single homes, sloped roofs, as well as smaller home projects, to name a few. The material is extremely simple to install and offers flexibility during its process of installation. These days, shingles also come in …

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Metal Roofing Advantage

Welcome to Harbor Roofing and Siding’s new and updated blog! We will be posting new and interesting topics on a monthly basis moving forward, so please come back regularly to see what we have to say new and interesting about your home. The blog will provide tips and suggestions to save you money and protect your most valuable investment – …

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Don’t Neglect Your Roof During Your Fall Checkup

Roof neglect is not an accident.  Roof damage often comes from nature, but people who neglect their roof often find repair and replacement is quite beyond the scope of what they would assume.  Fixing a neglected roof can be very expensive, but there are ways to protect yourself, your roof and your wallet if you have roof damage.  Read on …

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Hurricane Season Safety Tips

It is the summer and with summer comes hurricane season.  While the Atlantic has been relatively quiet so far this year, it does not mean we will not have our share of hurricanes.  Here are some great tips for you to be ready if a hurricane hits, and there is a notice to evacuate. Plan – The warning to evacuate …

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Flat Roof – Yay or Nay?

Not many residential homes feature flat roofs as these are normally used on commercial properties.  Flat roofs are designed to be long lasting, much longer than a residential roof.  This does not mean a commercial roof will never need a replacement. DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION A flat roof is designed to take many different kinds of weather and handle all of …

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Are You Selling? Does Your Home Need Re-Roofing

It is time.  Perhaps it is because you have outgrown your current home or are moving because of a major lifestyle change.  Regardless, it is time for you to sell your current home.  If you are thinking re-roofing your home is going to be a good idea, you may find this decision is one that many share with you. A …

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Is It Time To Replace Your Roof? Read on to see.

Most everything in and on a home will need repair or replacement at some point.  A roof is often one of the very last things a home will need a replacement for, and often one replacement will suffice the life of the home.  You can realistically expect a roof to last about 20 – 25 years on average before replacement.  …

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Repair Or Replace

  Commercial roofing is different from residential in that the roof is designed to last considerably longer.  This does not mean the roof will be permanent and not need anything from a minor repair to a major replacement.  A commercial roof has four possibilities: replacement, recover, repair and recoat.  Here is a bit of information on each of them. REPAIR …