Can Heat Impact Your Roof

Can Heat Impact Your Roof

Can heat impact your roof? The short answer is yes. Summer heat can be unforgiving. The heat can be relentless, causing shingles to break or crumble. Most people don’t think about heat’s impact on their roof, but we are here to talk about the effects of heat on roofs and what you can do to…

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How can Hail Damage Your Roof?

After a heavy storm, it’s normal to be concerned about hail damage on your roof. After all, a cracked shingle doesn’t only affect the roof; it can also cause water damage to your home. If you suspect hail damage, it’s important to assess your roof so you can get started on any needed repairs as soon…

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How Bad Weather Impacts Your Roof

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The Southeast is no stranger to inclement weather. Intense rainstorms, hail, and high winds can threaten your home each season, damaging the shingles on your roof, causing water damage, and potentially requiring insurance claims and repairs from an experienced roofing company. The good news is, the sooner you act, the less roof damage a storm…

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What to do When Your Roof Starts Leaking

One thing that can put a damper on anyone’s day is finding a roof leak. Generally, we expect our houses to be a safe place for us. They protect us from the outside, which is what makes it especially frustrating when the outside starts coming in. What starts as a minor frustration can quickly turn…

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Choosing the Right Roof Ventilation

Choosing the right rooftop ventilation isn’t a decision that should be made lightly. The best rooftop ventilation for your home will add to the longevity of your roof, lower your utility bills, and provide ease of mind.  Without the proper ventilation, your roof and attic can be susceptible to things like rust, mold, and mildew.…

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I Have A Leak in My Roof, Now What?

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The roof over our heads is one of the most important features of our homes. Our roofs provide us with safety, comfort, and shelter from the elements. Your roof has such an important job, but many of us don’t give much thought to just how much our roofs do for us until there’s a problem.…

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Types of Chimneys to Complement Your House

Many homes these days have a chimney and a fireplace. They make for an incredible feature that provides comfort and warmth and gives your home a nice aesthetic. Whether you’re building a new home, remodeling your home with a chimney installation, or on the market to buy an existing home, understanding the different types of chimneys that are available and…

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Do I Really Need a Chimney Cap?

Whether you just recently purchased a home with a chimney, had a chimney installed on your existing home, or have enjoyed a chimney for years, you no doubt are aware of how much work actually goes into your fireplace system. There are several components involved in maintaining a properly functioning fireplace, and learning about the…

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5 Benefits of Installing a Skylight in Your Home

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Have you ever noticed that when you walk into a room that has plenty of natural light, you feel like the room is more inviting, calming, and instantly more comfortable? Chances are that if you’ve walked into a room and felt those sensations, the room is outfitted with a skylight window. Skylight windows and skylight roof windows are two…

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The Ultimate Roofing Buying Guide

Jack C. Wilson Roofing Co.

As a homeowner, needing to have roof repair work or a roof replacement done is one of the most stressful — and expensive — home maintenance projects you’ll encounter. On average, a roof replacement can cost between $4,707 and $10,460, depending on how large your home is and what roofing material you use. Luckily, replacing your roof is something that you should only…

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