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3 Warning Signs that it’s Time to Replace Your Roof

Although the last thing you’ll want to do is replace your roof — replacing a roof can be inconvenient not to mention expensive. It’s not something you’ll want to put off if it has to be done. A roof that needs to be replaced is often more vulnerable to serious damage or has already experienced serious damage, meaning that it could present a safety risk. Keeping that in mind, the following are three sure signs your roof needs to be replaced: […]

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Why a New Roof is Crucial to the Resale Success of Your Home

There are many reasons why getting a new roof on your home makes sense, not the least of which is protecting the exterior and interior of your house from water damage and other issues. But a roof replacement also helps for another critical reason: it increases the resale value of your home. The most recent survey by Remodeling Magazine said a new roof could increase your home’s value by up to approximately $24,000. […]

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Which Residential Shingle Is Right For You

Very few Des Moines homeowners live in low-slope (flat roof) homes. Most of us pride ourselves on the beauty of our home’s roofs — how the color, style, and material harmonize or complement our houses. Selecting a new roof is a big decision. The wrong color, shingle pattern or thickness can be a mistake you have to live with for years. Take your time considering the right residential shingle for your home. […]

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Your 4 Roofing Options And How To Pick One

You have decided on a new roof, but now you must come to grips with reality: what kind of roof will suit your Des Moines home? […]

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What You Should Know About Curb Appeal

The exterior of your home has a big impact on how you feel about it. After all, it’s why you mow the lawn, plant flowers, and keep your property clean. How your exterior looks also leaves a big impression on what other people think about your home. In fact, this means what your property looks like can directly affect its value. The impact of your exterior’s look from all of these different things is known as “curb appeal.” […]

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Replacing Your Roof

Replacing a Des Moines roof calls for some strategic thinking. […]

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Is My Shingle Roof Leaking?

  Your shingle roof is supposed to help protect your Des Moines area home from the rain (along with other potentially damaging elements, of course); however, leaks can happen for any number of reasons. […]

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Long Term Benefits From Composite Roofing Systems

  Composite roofing exists on roughly 85% of the homes in the region and there are a number of reasons for it. It comes with benefits right away, but they also have long-term benefits as well. You need a good mixture of both in order to get the roof your home needs. Here are some of the long-term benefits composite roofing can bring to a home. […]

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Why Minimal Maintenance is Metal Roofing

If you need a new roof, there are plenty of options on the market, but a metal roof replacement gives you more than the other materials. You can choose from a variety of types of metals and get the longevity along with the beautiful look you want. Here are just a few reasons why metal roof replacement takes so little maintenance over its years of service. […]

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How Metal Roofing Systems Save Maintenance Dollars

If your home needs a new roof, you might wonder what material is best. There are certainly plenty of options on the market! Many homeowners automatically rule out metal roofing systems because they have a higher cost upfront, but they have so many benefits and payoffs down the road that they are definitely worth looking into further. Metal roofing systems save maintenance dollars in a number of ways. Here are just a few to consider. […]

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