What Factors Affect a Roof’s Life Span: A Complete Guide for Homeowners

Your roof is one of the most important parts of your home — it protects you from the elements, keeps your home insulated, and affects your energy bills. 

It’s important to know what factors can affect your roof’s life span so you can choose a roof that lasts as long as possible. There are many factors to consider, from the weather to the type of roof you have. 

In this guide, we’ll cover all the different factors that can influence your roof’s life span, so you can be prepared for anything.

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Roof Wind Damage: A Complete Guide for Homeowners

Severe weather conditions can wreak havoc on your home — including your roof. High winds can loosen or break shingles, damage the flashing, and even cause the entire roof to collapse. 

In this article, we’ll take an in-depth look at how wind and severe weather can damage your roof in all kinds of ways and what you can do to mitigate the damage.

It’s always good to be prepared, and you can use this information to stay ahead of potential disaster when it comes to your home. 

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Can You Re-Roof Over Your Old Roof?

It’s been a few years since your home’s roof was installed, and you begin to notice some wear and tear. Shingles are curling, there are granules in the gutters, and you think you spot a leak or two. 

You start to wonder — is it time for a new roof? 

The answer isn’t always clear-cut. In some cases, your roof may simply need repairs. Other times, though, you might need to replace the whole thing. So how do you know which option is right for your home? 

In this article from T. Simpson Roofing, we’ll take an in-depth look at the process of re-roofing, replacing, or repairing your current roof.

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Roof and Gutter Inspection

Things To Look Out For Outside When Purchasing A Home

If you’re in the market for a new home, it’s important to inspect the property carefully before making an offer.

The exterior of the home can tell you a lot about its condition, and there are certain things you should look out for when assessing it.

In this blog post, we will discuss some of the most important aspects of a home’s exterior that you should pay attention to when considering a purchase. Keep reading to learn more!

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Attic Insulation

Effects Of A Poorly Insulated Attic

Your attic is one of the most important parts of your home when it comes to insulation.

If it is not well insulated, you could be in for a number of issues that pop up throughout the year as the temperature and weather changes. In this blog post, we will discuss the different reasons why a well-insulated attic is important for your home.

We will also cover the effects of a poorly insulated attic and how you can prevent this from happening!

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Damaged Roof

Ensuring Your Roof Insurance Claim Does Not Get Denied

Making a roof insurance claim can be a daunting process. You hope that everything goes smoothly, but there is always the chance that something could go wrong and your claim gets denied.

This can be a costly mistake, especially if your roof needs to be repaired or replaced.

In this blog post, we will discuss everything about roofing insurance claims including when you should think about making a claim, what is covered and some common issues that can pop up when you file a roof insurance claim. We will also provide some tips on what to do if your claim is denied.

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Career in Roofing

10 Things You Need to Know About a Career in Roofing

Are you looking for a career that will help make your future brighter?

If so, roofing might be a perfect choice. Roofers are in demand all over the world and there is no shortage of job opportunities. While roofing doesn’t always sound like the most glamorous job, but it is in high demand and is a career that will always have opportunities.

We are going to look at 10 things you need to know before considering roofing as your career.

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Damaged Roof

When to File a Roof Insurance Claim in Ontario

In This Article, You Will Learn:
1. 5 Common Reasons for Roof Insurance Claims
2. When to File a Roof Insurance Claim in Ontario

For many Canadian homeowners, property insurance offers an important layer of protection to the safety and security of their homes.

While monthly insurance fees aren’t exactly fun to keep up with, they are certainly worth every penny when unexpected problems occur.

From major storms to extreme weather conditions, roof damage can cause a great deal of stress for residential property owners – and rightfully so.

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