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The Pros and Cons of Asphalt Shingle Roofing in La...

Asphalt shingle roofs in Lake Charles, LA are one of the most common residential roofing systems in North America.  Their cost effectiveness and ease of installation makes them a popular choice among homeowners and real estate developers alike. Asphalt shingles come in two forms, three-tab (the...

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Prepping Your Roof in Lake Charles for a Winter Fr...

While below freezing temperatures are not something we frequently have to worry about in Louisiana, it is important to know what to do to protect your roof, and therefore your home, from potentially damaging ice.  Louisiana homes were battered in 2020 with near back-to-back storms, and the...

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6 Steps to Choosing the Right Roofing Contractor i...

Roofs are a large investment for your home.  Hiring the right roofing contractor in Lake Charles, LA can provide you with peace of mind for both a properly installed roof and true professionals in customer service.  So how do you know you are hiring the right team for the...

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Winterizing your Flat Roof in Lafayette

After a long and draining hurricane season for southern Louisiana, it is important to remember that even if your commercial roof in Lafayette, LA survived without damage you cannot skip the year’s maintenance.  Before winter weather can leave icy conditions, there are...

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Weathering a Hurricane: How to Build a Stronger Ro...

While there is no true hurricane proof roof or home, there are designs you can use to reduce the potential for damage to your roof in Lafayette, LA.  Hipped roofs are more aerodynamic and less susceptible to damage than gabled roofs.  If your dream...

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Avoiding Storm Chaser Roofers after a Hurricane in...

Louisiana has been particularly hard hit during 2020’s hurricane season.  The storms have come one after the other, with Laura leaving a path of destruction in the western portion of the state.  Delta came weeks later hitting the coast just 12 miles from Laura’s point...

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A Guide to Flat Roof Repair in Lafayette, LA

A leak in any roof is cause for concern, but a leak in a flat roof in Lafayette, LA is particularly problematic because they can range from somewhat simple repairs to the incredibly complicated.  The initial location where you noticed the...

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Roof Replacement in Lafayette, LA: Step by Step

Stay in any home for a long period of time, and eventually the roof will need to be replaced.  The first step to replacing your old roof is to find a professional roofing contractor in Lafayette, LA.  Old, brittle roofing...

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First Time Homeowners: Your Roof and You

Buying or building a home for the first time is an exciting prospect.  There are opportunities to design and customize to your heart’s content.  You can paint your living room purple and your bathroom blue, but where there is fun and room for creativity, there...

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Solar Panels and Your Roof in Lake Charles: Questi...

As the world becomes increasingly environmentally conscious, solar panels are experiencing a boom.  Roughly 4% of United States’ homes have solar panels installed, and as the years go on, they will become more and more common.  However, there are questions and considerations to ask your...

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Your Roof is Sealed: Everything to Know about Flas...

In layman’s terms, roof flashing is a thin metal (can be aluminum, copper, or steel) that roofers in Lake Charles, LA install to direct water away from certain areas on your roof where water can pool.  Flashing is installed around chimneys, in valleys of the roof,...

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Roofing Ventilation: Questions to Ask Roofing Comp...

Louisiana is known for exceptionally humid and hot summers.  This makes roofing ventilation a crucial part of your roof’s health and longevity, as well as providing many other benefits.  While keeping your attic cooler during warmer months is what most people associate roof ventilation with, many roofing companies in...

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