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Things to Consider Before Installing an Asphalt Shingle Roof

Things to Consider Before Installing an Asphalt Shingle Roof

By Eagle Watch Roofing / June 25, 2021 / Comments Off on Things to Consider Before Installing an Asphalt Shingle Roof

Asphalt shingle is the most common type of roofing in America. Over its 100 year history it has seen a number of evolutions, making asphalt shingle more safe, durable, and visually appealing. There are various types of asphalt shingles, though the most common are three tab shingles and architectural shingles. Asphalt shingles are typically cheaper…

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Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Roof Damage

Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Roof Damage?

By Eagle Watch Roofing / June 11, 2021 / Comments Off on Does Homeowners Insurance Cover Roof Damage?

Many homeowners wait until after they have a damaged roof to ask the important question: Will my homeowners insurance cover roof damage? The best information about what is and is not covered will come from your insurance provider. In most cases, some types of damage are covered by your homeowners insurance. The type and amount…

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What is The Longest Lasting Roof?

By Eagle Watch Roofing / May 26, 2021 / Comments Off on What is The Longest Lasting Roof?

The longest lasting roofs are generally made of materials that decay very slowly, such as concrete, clay, and slate. Roofs made of metal are also very long lasting. Asphalt shingle and wood shingle roofs tend to have the shortest lifespans. Long Lasting Roofing Materials When determining the longest lasting roof, one major factor is the…

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How Storm Damage Affects Your Roof

By Eagle Watch Roofing / May 14, 2021 / Comments Off on How Storm Damage Affects Your Roof

Storms can damage a roof in a number of ways. The most common sources of damage to a roof during a storm are hail, high winds, rain, and falling debris. Hail and falling debris can damage shingles, while high winds call rip shingles right off your roof. Heavy rains can cause water to pool, creating…

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Metal Roofing

By Eagle Watch Roofing / April 26, 2021 / Comments Off on Metal Roofing

What are the pros and cons of metal roofing? Metal roofing today can be made to look like many other roofing materials, including clay tiles, asphalt shingles, slate, or even natural wood. A metal roof is typically a larger investment up front, but over the long run it may be cheaper than even traditional asphalt…

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When is Roof Repair Urgent?

By Eagle Watch Roofing / March 31, 2021 / Comments Off on When is Roof Repair Urgent?

Although new roofs should last many years, there may be problems that unexpectedly arise during the life of your roof that requires immediate attention from an expert roofing Newnan, GA business. How will you know whether roof repair is urgent? In short, you will need urgent repairs if your roofing system has been compromised and…

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Three Spring Dangers to Your Roof

By Eagle Watch Roofing / February 28, 2021 / Comments Off on Three Spring Dangers to Your Roof

A roofing contractor can inspect your roof and look for any damage or potential dangers. There are three spring dangers to your roof that you should be aware of. To be safe, it’s best to have your roof inspected every spring season. The three most common spring dangers to your roof include: Wind and Rain…

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Three Reasons not to DIY Your Roof

Three Reasons not to DIY Your Roof

By Eagle Watch Roofing / February 14, 2021 / Comments Off on Three Reasons not to DIY Your Roof

Some people try to repair their own roofing. While you may enjoy do-it-yourself projects, this is definitely not one you should try. Below we provide a helpful list of reasons not to DIY your roof. But in short, you should not try to repair or replace your own roofing. If you’re still not convinced, consider…

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What Is Hail and How Hail Can Damage Your Roof

What Is Hail and How Hail Can Damage Your Roof?

By Eagle Watch Roofing / January 31, 2021 / Comments Off on What Is Hail and How Hail Can Damage Your Roof?

Ever since recorded history, as far back as the bible, there’s been mention of hail and how destructive it can be. Well, we at Eagle Watch Roofing believe our customers should know just how hail can damage your roof. And if your roof isn’t in good enough condition to withstand a bad hailstorm, the damage…

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Straight Line Winds Can Damage Your Roof

Straight Line Winds Can Damage Your Roof

By Eagle Watch Roofing / January 15, 2021 / Comments Off on Straight Line Winds Can Damage Your Roof

Most people associate wind damaged roofs with tornados. But the experienced roofing contractors at Eagle Watch Roofing know that strong straight-line winds can damage your roof just as severely. Straight-line winds are most often associated with thunderstorms. They often present as gusts or sustained blowing. Either way, your roof is at risk. Shingles Blown Off…

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