Recent Roofing Articles


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Honey-Do Chores You Tend to Neglect (But Please Don't!)

Posted by Laura Firszt | Nov 20, 2016

How many people really love household chores? Let’s face it; they’re called “chores” for a reason. However you might feel about day-to-day housework like cooking...


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My House Survived the Hurricane of the Century

Posted by Laura Firszt | Oct 26, 2016

Hurricane Matthew, which wracked the southeastern coast in October 2016, is the worst the United States has experienced since 1898. I recently spoke with John, a homeowner living...


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Read Between the Lines of Contractor Reviews

Posted by Laura Firszt | Aug 25, 2016

When you’re looking for a reliable contractor, like a roofer or a plumber, customer reviews are one of the best features of the internet – or should we say the worst? On...


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Safeguard Your Home Against Summer Storm Damage

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jul 20, 2016

Warm sunny days and balmy evenings are what usually come to mind when we think about summery weather. But that’s only part of the picture. Summer often brings heavy, humid conditions,...


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3 Little Words Homeowners Love to Hear … and Why

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jun 15, 2016

Owning your own home is a dream fulfilled … but it can also turn into something of a nightmare at times. Maintenance, repairs, renovations, fix this, replace that! The upkeep...