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Is a Tear-off Necessary for My Roof Replacement?

A roof replacement is a huge endeavor for a homeowner.  Often, you may wonder whether it is necessary to have your roofing contractor go through the whole process of tearing off the old roof. Wouldn’t it be much easier to simply install the new shingles over the old?  Here’s some information to point you in [...]

2021-04-21T14:40:17-04:00By |Residential|

What is synthetic underlayment and why is it better than felt paper?

Synthetic underlayment is a high tech, high performance layer of material installed prior to the shingles on areas of the roof decking not covered by ice and water shield (the importance of ice and water shield covered in another post). The purpose of underlayment is to absorb asphalt from the shingle and provide an extra [...]

2021-04-21T14:40:33-04:00By |Residential|