Category Archives: Roofing


New Gutters & Guards

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Aug 2014

New Gutters & Guards

The purpose of rain gutters is to capture the water that comes off the roof and to help divert it away from the foundation to prevent leaking. Rain gutters provide many other important functions as well. Benefits of a rain gutter system 1.    Protect fascia and soffit from rotting. 2.    Prevent foundation damage and leaks. 3.    Protect landscape from forming a trench line. 4.    Protect the walls of the home….

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Reduce Energy Cost with Natural Light

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Jun 2014

Reduce Energy Cost with Natural Light

A Sun Tunnel or Skylight is a tubular device that connects from your roof to your interior. In other words, a skylight captures daylight at the roof, carries it through a tubular shaft and delivers natural light into your home. Providing an economical approach to lighting your home taking the darkest rooms and illuminate it with beautiful natural light. With an engineered assembly from the…

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Summer Home-Sale Checklist

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Jun 2014

Summer Home-Sale Checklist

If You Must Sell Your Home During the Summer here are a few tips to consider. Selling your home during the summer is not an easy task there is travel, heat and plenty of other fun things to worry about. If you must sale your home this summer here is our head to toe checklist to improve value, curb appeal and ultimately assist in getting…

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Storm Coverage Checklist

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May 2014

Storm Coverage Checklist

Your roof is most susceptible to damages when a storm hits with hail, strong winds or heavy rain. It is also among one of the most costly home repairs. Debris, fallen limbs or tree branches, hail, and strong winds are all common causes of roofing damage. Your roof is much like a umbrella for your home, while it protects it can also be damaged when…

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Hiring a Contractor | After the Storm

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May 2014

Hiring a Contractor | After the Storm

Your roof is one of the single most important parts of your homes structure. Providing protection from not only weather such as rain, but also heat, sunlight and wind. Roof replacement after storm damage is a major investment. And finding a reputable contractor after your home has been damaged by a storm isn’t always a simple task. Whether you are certain your home has storm…

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Identify Wind Damage

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Apr 2014

Identify Wind Damage

Asphalt shingles have been used as a roofing material for many year. Originally these shingles were  made from cotton rags coated in asphalt and surfaced with slate particles. Needless to say these shingles for come a long way and suffered a lot of wind damage since they were first mass produced in 1911. Roof Shingles are almost always highly visible, making them an important aspect…

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Weather Forecast | Partly Cloudy

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Apr 2014

Weather Forecast | Partly Cloudy

This weekends weather forecast is quite sunny with clear skies, light precipitation, and winds around 10 mph. Although sunny days are ideal, if your roof has already been impacted by hail damages you may want to consider an inspection. Damage to your shingles may not be visible initially,  but may eventually lead to leaks or water damage to the interior of your home. Asphalt shingles…

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Roof Damage

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Dec 2013

Roof Damage

These are actual pictures taken during a client’s New Roofing Project. Weather and/or Water Damage mixed with bad installation. Element Pros had to rip up all the existing roofing and start from scratch.