Essential Roof Maintenance: Your Step-by-Step Guide

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When you want to know what the weather is like outside your beloved house, the most effective way to determine this is to simply open a window or stick your head out the door. This is best-case scenario. The worst case ? Waking up to water stains on the ceiling, indicative of a leaky roof. … Read more

What is an inverted flat roof?

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Dears, today I’d like to jump right into the topic – inverted flat roofs. Recently, we learned that traditional flat roofs are made up of layers that follow a predefined order, like this: the waterproofing layer, vapor control layer, thermal insulation, and sturctural deck, all topped off with the roof covering. But, here’s twist: what … Read more

Are Flat Roofs Really Flat? – Unraveling the Myth

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Well, dears, established definitions are sometimes misleading and no flat roof is truly 100% flat. It can´t be, right ? So, if you’re having trouble understanding the concept of ‘flat’ roofs and why they’re not actually as flat as they seem, you’re in the right place! This new post will shed light on this interesting … Read more

Torch down roofing underlayment

torch down underlayment

Hey there! Considering torch down roofing and thinking about torch down roofing underlayment? Yeah , it’s not the sexiest topic, but it’s important if you want to keep your beloved home or building protected. In this article, we’ll cover everything you need to know about this curcial part of your beloved roof. Moreover trust us, it’s  more … Read more

Repair My Garage Roof: Guide to Fixing Leaks and Damage

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Are you tired of dealing with a leaky garage roof every time it rains? Do you need to repair your garage roof but don´t know where to start? In this article, we´ll guide you through the process of identifying roof damage, choosing the right type of repair, selecting the best roofing material, working with a … Read more

Torch Down Roofing vs. Other Flat Roof Options: Which One is Best for You?

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Did you know that the torch down roofing method has been a popular choice for flat and low-slope roofs since the 1970s? In this article, we´ll delve deeper into torch down roofing, examining its installation process, advantages, and disadvantages. And, we will explore alternatives to consider when selecting the ideal roofing system for your home … Read more

Roofing Tar: Is it Safe or Still a Risk?

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Roofing tar has been an essential component in construction for centuries. However, as our knowledge of the potential health dangers associated with the material has grown, so has the controversy surrounding its use. So, what´s the truth about roofing tar? Is it still considered unhealthy, or is it safe now? What is roof Tar? Definition … Read more

Why You Need a Flat Roof Garage Extension Now?

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Did you know that adding a garage addition can increase your home´s value* by up to 20%? With such a significant potential increase in property value, it´s no surprise that more and more homeowners are considering garage additions as a way to not only enhance their living space but also as an investment in their … Read more

How Your Roof Can Help Fight Climate Change: Reducing Urban Heat Islands

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Have you ever noticed that cities tend to be hotter than surrounding rural areas, especially during the summer? This phenomenon is known as the urban heat island effect (UHI), and it´s caused by the concentration of buildings, pavement, and other heat-absorbing materials in urban areas. According to the Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. cities can be … Read more