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Asbestos Roof in Lafayette, LA: What to Do

The renovation and restoration of historic homes is becoming a popular alternative to building new for many home buyers.  Often times, the cost of the house and the renovation is less expensive than the cost of a new home of a similar size, and historic homes offer...

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Light Colored Roofs: A 2020 Trend in Roofing

 

For many years, roofing contractors in Lafayette, LA have stuck to  the tried and true charcoal and black roofing shingles.  While they will never go out of style, there is a new trend on the horizon:  light colored roofs.

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Replacing your Roof after Storm Damage

With hurricane season nearly upon us in South Louisiana, it is important to consider what you would do in the event a storm damages your home. If you’re lucky, a simple roof replacement will suffice to fix damage from the storm.  This is where your homeowner’s insurance...

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Signs of a Roof Leak

For a lot of homeowners, we notice roof leaks too late.  By then the damage is extensive and the price tag expensive.  We do not know exactly what to look for, and sometimes it is hard to notice small changes in your own home when...

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Questions for your Roofing Contractor

When you bite the bullet to invest in a new roof, making sure to hire the right roofing contractor in Lafayette, LA should be first on your list.  How do you find an experienced and knowledgeable roofing...

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A New Roof for Your Historic Home: How to Keep tha...

Louisiana has historic homes in abundance, ranging from small Acadian-style cottages to spacious Southern estates.  For people who own and live in these storied homes, keeping up with the historic look is important while updating the home to modern energy standards and quality.  What kind...

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To Repair or Replace? Selling your Home and your ...

When you plan to sell your home, you want to get the most money for it that you can.  A new roof can entice potential buyers to make an offer because it means they don’t have to worry about replacing it in the long run, but is...

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Maintaining your Metal Roof in Louisiana

Metal roofs are extremely popular in Louisiana.  They offer a traditional look people associate with historic Southern homes, and the nostalgia of hearing rain ping off a metal roof is second to none.  But how do you care for them?  With the wet...

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Flat Roof Maintenance

Flat roofs are most commonly used for commercial applications because they are cost-efficient, easy to repair and maintain, and industrial buildings can place HVAC and ventilation systems on top of flat roofs because they require a flat surface.    Shopping centers, hospitals, tall buildings for residential or office use, all typically...

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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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