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Dishonest Roofing Contractors? Tips To Help You.

It is fair to say that all roofers are not the same.  Your friends at Harbor Roofing and Siding in Wilmington, N.C. pride themselves on being a better choice for your roofing needs than any other option.  That is why this month we want to talk to you about dishonest roofers and roofing. The best way to avoid a scammer …

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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 …

Fiber Cement or Cedar Siding– Choices To Make

It is common for homeowners to want something new or different when remodeling a home.  Those who are building also would like something that will stand out.  Cedar is a very popular choice here in North Carolina.  A new different route some are taking is fiber cement.  Which one is right for you? CEDAR Cedar siding comes in a shingles, …

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Horizontal vs. Vertical siding: Know the Differences

Vinyl siding has come a long way in its technology. In fact, today’s homeowner considering vinyl siding will have more options available to them than ever before. This means color, insulation amount, its R value, material and even design can be quite overwhelming for a homeowner looking for a change or a new build. One thing that also needs consideration …

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Why an Asphalt Shingle Roof is a Solid Choice

If you read our blog, you know we have several roofing options to choose from and have previously discussed metal and copper as options for your roofing choice. At Harbor Roofing & Siding, we feel it important to give you options of what is best in the roofing field. Take a look at the benefits asphalt shingles offer. 1. Variety …