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Asphalt Roofing Shingles & Wind Resistance

The roof is an easy target for one of Mother Nature’s most unpredictable and powerful forces — wind. Strong winds can cause sudden, devastating roof damage when a severe storm moves through, but asphalt roof shingles can also be negatively impacted on windy days when there’s no rain, hail, sleet or snow in the forecast.…

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How Roofing Underlayment Helps Protect Your Home

Every homeowner knows how important a roof and its supporting components are to the structural integrity and overall beauty of their home — a roof helps keeps inclement weather at bay and protects the attic space, which allows for sufficient ventilation while insulating your home from the cold in the winter and excessive warmth in…

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Re-Roof VS. Roof Repair: Which One Is Right For You?

When your roof shows signs of damage, it can sometimes be difficult to know whether a roof repair is entirely sufficient or if a roof replacement is more appropriate. A trusted roofing contractor can help you decide which option is best for your home. Want to Learn More? Read the full article here! Click Here!

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3 Myths About Roof Maintenance

Roof maintenance can be the key to unlocking significant business value. Unfortunately, there are three common myths that often prevent people from seeing the value right over their heads. Want to Learn More? Read the full article here! Click Here!

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5 Common Roofing Errors

Roofing errors happen, but they can be avoided by learning from mistakes, understanding the trouble spots, having some common sense, and utilizing an aesthetic touch in the installation. Want to Learn More? Read the full article here! Click Here!

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Inspect Your Roof With The I.O.U Method

As homeowners, many of us see the end of a heavy storm as our cue to head outside and clean up the yard. But it’s important to remember that the worst storm damage isn’t always the easiest to see. Want to Learn More? Read the full article here! Click Here!

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Why Are There Dark Streaks On My Roof?

Algae growth may cause discoloration on roofs resulting in brown or black streaks on a rooftop. Algae may be mistaken for soot, dirt, or tree droppings, most of which typically produce only localized discoloration. Want to Learn More? Read the full article here! Click Here!

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What To Expect During A New Roof Installation

Getting a new roof installed on your house is a great way to update your home and potentially improve curb appeal. Owens Corning Roofing has put together a simple outline of what you can expect in the days leading up to, during and after your new roof installation. Want to Learn More? Read the full…

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Common Parts And Layers Of A Roof

Not sure what makes up a roof besides shingles? Use our numbered roof diagram to familiarize yourself with the common parts of a roof and its layers so you can confidently communicate with your roofing contractor during your next roofing project. Want to Learn More? Read the full article here! Click Here!

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When To Replace Your Roof

Your roof plays a critical role in helping to keep your home and everything in it safe from the elements. If you built your house, then you probably have a good record of the roof installation and a general idea of when the roof may need to be redone. However, if you bought your house,…

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Why The Nail Zone Matters

Owens Corning® Oakridge® and Duration® Series Shingles outperform where it matters most, the nailing zone. Compared to competitive shingles with wide, single-layer nailing zones, Owens Corning architectural shingles provide outstanding resistance to high winds, help deter water infiltration and help keep the shingle layers from separating. Want to Learn More? Read the full article here!…

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