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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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Types of Soffit and Fascia

The words soffit and fascia are often used in conjunction and sometimes people don’t know which is which. So, what is the soffit and what is the fascia?  The soffit part of your roofing system is the covering on the underside of your roof.  The...

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Hurricane Season and your Roof

 

Residents in South Louisiana are used to the chaos hurricane season can bring.  Between flooding waters, falling tree limbs, and high-speed winds, your home or business takes a beating even from the milder storms that come our way.  Protecting your home from further damage by getting your roof replaced...

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Common Winter Roof Issues

In Lafayette, Louisiana you might not think you have to prepare your roof for winter months.  However, even though our winters here are more mild than others, the cold can adversely affect your roof and even the interior of your home.

Condensation

One of the more common winter

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Gutter Cleaning and Maintenance

Maintaining and cleaning your gutters in Lafayette, LA is an important part of exterior home maintenance.  Without proper maintenance, gutters can get clogged and weighed down.  When gutters are heavy with leaves and refuse, they can cause damage to the soffit and fascia on...

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Cleaning and Maintaining your Flat Roof in South L...

The difficulty of flat roofs is that they can harbor debris, and it piles up quickly because there is no slope for the debris to slide down.  However, simple and regular maintenance can keep your flat roof in South Louisiana like new. 

Remove...

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How Roofing Materials Have Changed Throughout Hist...

It can be said that roofs are the most important part of your home.  A home with no roof does not provide much shelter from the elements.  Roofs in Lake Charles, LA protect your valuables, the structural integrity of your home, and your investment.

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Spring Cleaning Your Roof in Lake Charles: To Do a...

Spring cleaning is an annual ritual families across the country partake in.  Cleaning out the garage, the attic, closets, as well as gardens and more all get put on the long list of to-dos for the spring months when the weather is beautiful.  One thing many people forget in their...

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