3 Step Guide To Safely Removing Vines Growing On Your Shingled Roof

Posted on: 23 February 2017
If you have ivy growing on your home's roof that has gotten out of control, you may worry that the vegetation may start breaking up the shingles. If you want to remove the ivy without causing further damage to your roof, use the three steps below. Step 1:  Cover Any Important Plants Near Your House During the first step, you need to cover any important plants that are growing along the side of your house.
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Spring Is Almost Here: Tips For Cleaning Your Roof After A Long Winter

Posted on: 8 February 2017
Winter can wreck havoc on your roof. Once the rain stops falling and the ice has melted from your roof, you can clean your roof and the surrounding areas, helping to protect your roof and remove any hazards that winter may have brought to it. Here are a few tips for cleaning your roof in the spring. Trim Back Tree Branches Strong winds and heavy rains may have damaged tree branches.
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What Should You Do About Exposed Nail Heads on Your Roof?

Posted on: 25 January 2017
When your roofing contractor installs your roof, they should be careful to place the top layer of shingles directly over top of the nails in the bottom layer of shingles. This way, the nail heads are protected and water does not seep in around them. However, roofing companies do sometimes make mistakes—or a previous homeowner may have made some DIY roof repairs that are not quite up to snuff. If you look across your roof and see exposed nail heads, this is an issue you'll need to deal with.
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Four Tips For Going Off Grid By Having Solar Panels Installed On Your Roof

Posted on: 4 January 2017
If you are someone who wants to live off of the grid, finding the best way to supply power to your home is important. Solar panels are often a great option to consider because they allow you to use the energy from the sun to provide power to your home. Depending on where your home is located, getting direct sunlight to the solar panels may be difficult if you simply have them set up at ground level.
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