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4 Signs Your Roofer is a Scam

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Spring has sprung, and you know how the old saying goes: “April showers bring May… roofing scams!” This may not be exactly how you learned the nursery school rhyme, but unfortunately, it’s nevertheless true. Scammers use this conveniently stormy season to prey upon homeowners, using fear to con them into high-dollar “solutions” for their home. Fight back against unethical contractors by staying educated. Read our top 4 warning signs that you shouldn’t trust your roofer.

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Weather the Storm

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With a storm season lasting from October-January, and tornado season picking up soon afterwards from March-May, our Central Arkansas customers get their unfortunate share of storms each year. With this in mind, we’ve chosen our state’s Severe Weather Awareness week to help educate the public on how to stay safe through every stage of a storm’s occurrence. Let’s take a look.

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Ice Dams: Snow Good

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Icicles. They’re long, shiny and look like magical decorations on the side of a house. Beautiful, right? Unfortunately, these delicate, cold-weather phenomena aren’t as awe-worthy in the roofing business. In fact, they even go by a much scarier name– ice dams. Learn about what these are, what they’re caused by, and what to do if you find one on your rooftop. Continue reading

Is Your Roof Reindeer-Proof?

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It’s the end of December, and temperatures are dropping as quickly as holiday lights are being hung. This time of year always means the three S’s are on their way– storms, snow and Santa (with all eight of his reindeer). Make sure your roof is Santa-ready by checking for these warning signs that it’s time to contact us.

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‘Tis the Season for Ladder Safety

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It’s November 24, and the only remaining signs of Thanksgiving are the tubs of leftovers in your refrigerator and the fact that your pants are now more snug. For many, this means one thing– it’s time to deck the halls! Before you set up your ladder and put yourself at risk, remember to follow these steps to keep things merry and bright.

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5 Things You Need to Know Before Replacing Your Roof

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The front entrance of your home serves as a stunning “welcome home” sign to everyone who steps foot through the door. Your shingle colors? They reflect your family’s fun personality! Your impeccable landscaping even nearly rivals how perfectly decorated your interior is. With all of that in mind, we make this carefully thought out statement– outside of your family, your roof is the most important part of your home, both aesthetically and functionally. That’s why, even though nobody ever wants to pay for a new one, we want you to be educated in case that circumstance arises.

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How to Fall-Proof Your Roof

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The kids are settling in to school, football has returned to television and pumpkin flavored everything is lining the grocery store shelves. This can only mean one thing– fall is back! Before you zip up your jackets and jump into a leaf pile, take a moment to assure your home is prepared for what the upcoming seasons are bringing.

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Your Roofing Dictionary

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We understand that not everything we say in the roofing industry makes complete sense. Everyday words may have a completely different meaning in the roofing business, and to the untrained ear, it may even sound like we’re speaking gibberish. As a home owner though, you should be “in” on our roofing lingo, so you’re fully aware of your roof’s needs. That’s where our roofing dictionary comes into hand.

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10 Problems– 1 Solution

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Home maintenance is something you might not often think about unless something goes awry. When something does go wrong; though, it’s hard to know who to trust with your biggest investment— your home, that protects what you value most— your family. That’s why we’ve created this handy checklist to make your decisions a little easier.

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Going Under the Awning to Reveal 4 Big Benefits

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Well-placed awnings add more to your home than just curb appeal. They provide a range of both physical and financial benefits for homeowners. In fact, studies show that adding a few awnings is one of the easiest ways to effectively cool your indoor temperature and lower your energy bill by up to 25%.

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