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What to do When Hail Strikes

What to do When Hail Strikes

Did you know that, according to the Federal Alliance for Safe Homes, there is over $1.5 BILLION dollars of damage caused by hail each and every year? To roofs. In the United States alone. Crazy, huh??? Sometimes the damage is pretty obvious, with ‘obvious’ meaning...

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Why Hire a Local Roofing Contractor?

Why Hire a Local Roofing Contractor?

This past summer, after weeks upon weeks of storms – which all seemed to be complete with wind, hail and LOTS AND LOTS of rain – plowed through Lincoln and the surrounding communities, there were all sorts of new roofing companies popping up – seemingly overnight....

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Can I Replace My Roof in the Winter?

Can I Replace My Roof in the Winter?

In all honesty, this is a question we get asked A LOT. And, with good reason, too. After all, winter is – typically – the ‘off season’ for roofing (at least here in the Midwest) so it would make sense to some that commissioning a new roof during this time might be the...

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Is it Time for a New Roof?

Is it Time for a New Roof?

Having a ‘roof over our head’ is, by and large, pretty much a given in this day and age. And, often times, it’s something we don’t really think about – the roof, that is – until a problem is noticed. Many times the first sign of an issue is the appearance of a water...

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The Importance of a Reputable Roofing Contractor

The Importance of a Reputable Roofing Contractor

Roofing is a pretty big deal and, in all honesty, it’s something that the majority of the population doesn’t really know all that much about. The majority of people have very little experience when it comes to materials and contractors, which is why it’s important to...

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Winter Roof Damage

Winter Roof Damage

There are some areas of the country where winter roof damage is rampant due to all of the snow and ice accumulation that occurs and Nebraska is, obviously, NOT immune to massive snowfalls, ice storms, etc. Believe it or not, but all that snow that piles up on your...

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Decorating Disasters

Decorating Disasters

The holiday season – and all the decorations and merriment that goes along with it – really is an amazing and beautiful time of the year. Homes all around the city are lit up with multitudes of twinkling lights that, for some homes, fill virtually every nook and...

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Do I Have a Hail Damaged Roof?

Do I Have a Hail Damaged Roof?

Generally, hail must be 1¼ inches in diameter (Half-Dollar size) before it causes damage to heavy composite shingles or wood shake shingles. Lightweight composite shingles may show damage after being struck by 1-inch diameter (Quarter size) hail. Only deteriorated...

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I Need to Replace My Roof – Now What?

I Need to Replace My Roof – Now What?

So, the time has come…for your roof to be replaced, that is. With that in mind, it’s important to note that – in this day and age – there are quite a few different options to choose from when it comes to the type of shingles that are available for your roof (barring...

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Hail Damage FAQ

Hail Damage FAQ

What’s my first step if I have hail/wind damage? There are two possible steps if you’d like to get a professional opinion of hail damage. One is to call your insurance company/agent and report the claim. Most insurance company’s rates do not go up if you turn in a...

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