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Roof Replacement | Picture showing the overlay method if roof replacement.
23
Feb

Roof Replacement Methods: Tear Off vs. Overlay

When having your roof replaced, there are two installation methods to choose from: the tear-off method and overlay. With the tear-off method, all of the existing shingles on the roof are removed before putting the new ones on. If an overlay is chosen, the existing shingles are left on the roof and the new ones are nailed down over them. While there are pros and cons to both approaches, at…

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Preparing for Roof Installation | Thomas Roofing & Restoration
09
Feb

Preparing for your New Roof Installation

When getting a new roof, many homeowners wonder what they need to do to prepare for the installation. Thomas Roofing & Restoration will do everything we can to make the process as seamless and convenient for you as possible, however, there are a couple of quick things you can do to ensure everything goes smoothly. (more…)

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Roof Repair Insurance | Home Owners Insurance Policy
02
Feb

Using Insurance to Pay for Roofing Services

Insurance checks, mortgage company endorsements, depreciation and deductibles— what does it all mean? If you don't deal with these things on a daily basis it can be quite complicated. However, if your roof is damaged and you’ll be making an insurance claim to assist with the cost of repair or replacement, it’s important to know these terms and understand the process. (more…)

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Shingle Replacement | Roof Maintenance | Thomas Roofing & Restoration
22
Dec

Maintaining Your Roof

Most modern roofing systems are expected to last at least 25 years at a minimum. Unfortunately, many homeowners often find their roof needs to be replaced after a shorter amount of time than they anticipated. (more…)

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roof ventilation
15
Dec

Roof Ventilation

Many homeowners don't understand roof ventilation, and who can blame them? There are several different kinds of vents for a roof, including ridge vents, whirlybirds, soffit vents, gable vents—the list goes on! But what are these vents and what do they do for your roof? (more…)

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roof inspection
07
Dec

Winterize Your Roof

With the cold weather setting in and the holidays just around the corner, now is the time to get your roof ready for the winter months. Most homeowners know that they should have their furnace checked and add weather stripping around doors and windows to prepare for winter, but the aspect of the home that gets overlooked frequently is the roof. A well-timed roof inspection may prevent hundreds of dollars…

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roofing company
04
Dec

DIY Roofers & Weekend Warriors

With the price of a new roof constantly rising, many people are thinking of breaking out the hammers and ladders to build a new roof themselves. But is this really the type of project homeowners should try to tackle on their own? (more…)

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