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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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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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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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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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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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Roof Replacement Dos and Don’ts

Replacing a roof is a big job and a significant investment. There are so many factors to consider that your head may spin—materials, style timeframe, and more. Yet one of the most important decisions you’ll make when purchasing roof replacement in Lafayette LA is actually choosing a contractor....

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Failing Flat Roof? Consider Silicone Coating Resto...

Flat roofs are most commonly found on commercial and industrial buildings, with traditional materials like asphalt shingles being used more often in residential applications. Each roofing material and slope design has its benefits and drawbacks, but flat roofs are more popular by far when it comes to commercial...

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The Advantages of Silicone Roofing for Commercial ...

Traditional asphalt shingles and metal roofing have been the most popular types of roofing for decades, with asphalt shingles especially popular in residential applications and metal roofing being more common in commercial and industrial settings. Flat roofing, however, is also rising in popularity, especially for commercial applications, with coating technologies...

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Roofing the RIGHT Way

Are you in the market for roofing work? Looking for a roofing contractor in Lafayette, LA? There are quite a few options in the area, but as with most industries, not all roofing contractors are made equal. There are professional contracting companies with years of experience, great local reputations,...

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Commercial Roofing vs. Residential Roofing

What is the difference between commercial roofing and residential roofing? Aside from the obvious fact that commercial roofing is for business locations and residential roofing is for homes, the two types of roofing also carry some less obvious distinctions. Whether you’re looking for residential or commercial roofing in Lafayette...

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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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Hanging Holiday Lights without Damaging Your Roof ...

With the holidays rapidly approaching, many people are thinking of ways to hang their outdoor lights and bring joy to their neighborhoods and homes.  But how do you hang holiday lights without having to contact a roofing contractor in Lake Charles, LA to fix the damage...

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Professional Roof Inspection in Lake Charles after...

Hurricane season began a few months ago, and Louisiana knows full well the risks associated with even a minor storm.  Whether or not a future storm is major or minor, having a professional roof inspection done on your home after the...

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