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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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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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Increasing Curb Appeal with a New Roof

Increasing Curb Appeal with a New Roof

By Eagle Watch Roofing / March 31, 2019 / Comments Off on Increasing Curb Appeal with a New Roof

Curb appeal is one of the most important factors to focus on when trying to sell a home. It’s just human nature to judge a home by its exterior before you even step inside. A new or fresh looking roof can go a long way toward increasing a home’s curb appeal and increasing its final…

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Keep a New Roof from Failing

How to Keep a New Roof from Failing

By Eagle Watch Roofing / February 28, 2019 / Comments Off on How to Keep a New Roof from Failing

Your roof is a significant investment. So once you’ve paid for your new roof, you can rightfully expect it to last at least a couple of decades, depending on the material. But sometimes a roof can fail after just a few years. When a new roof fails, it can be a massive headache for the…

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Top 10 Roofing Mistakes to Avoid

Top 10 Roofing Mistakes to Avoid

By Eagle Watch Roofing / January 31, 2019 / Comments Off on Top 10 Roofing Mistakes to Avoid

No other part of your home gets as direct a beating as your roof. Your roof is the number one recipient of rain, sun, snow, and hail. Falling debris from Atlanta’s regular windstorms will affect your roof more than any other part of your home. With all that your roof has to stand up to,…

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Our Top 4 Roofing Trends for 2019

Our Top 4 Roofing Trends for 2019

By Eagle Watch Roofing / January 8, 2019 / Comments Off on Our Top 4 Roofing Trends for 2019

The new year is here, and all sorts of industries are looking at the top trends for the year ahead. Often, when we think of trends, we think of clothing fashions, but roofs are just as subject to trends as any other product. Your roof is a large part of the exterior appearance of your…

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Three Types of Asphalt Shingle

Three Types of Asphalt Shingle

By Eagle Watch Roofing / November 15, 2018 / Comments Off on Three Types of Asphalt Shingle

Asphalt shingle is still the most common type of residential roof cover. However, the long history of asphalt shingle has seen a lot of changes. The last few decades, in particular, have been a boom time for asphalt shingle. Asphalt used to be the default residential roofing material just because it was cheap to produce…

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Is It Worth Repairing a Slate Roof?

Is It Worth Repairing a Slate Roof?

By Eagle Watch Roofing / October 31, 2018 / Comments Off on Is It Worth Repairing a Slate Roof?

Let’s be honest, a slate roof really is the Cadillac of roofs. Slate is nearly indestructible. But that “nearly” part is important. Many homeowners think a slate roof can last forever. After all, there are many buildings with slate roofs pushing two centuries that seem to still be doing fine. So for a roof that…

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Parts That Make Up a Roof

Parts That Make Up a Roof

By Eagle Watch Roofing / October 24, 2018 / Comments Off on Parts That Make Up a Roof

Your roof is one of the most important parts of your house. But how much do you really know about what goes into a roof? If you want to keep your roof in good condition, it pays to know the parts that make up a roof. If you need to talk to your roofer or…

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How to Pick Shingle Colors for Your Roof

How to Pick Shingle Colors for Your Roof

By Eagle Watch Roofing / September 11, 2018 / Comments Off on How to Pick Shingle Colors for Your Roof

When it comes time to put a new roof on your home, there is a lot to consider. You may be tied up with your insurance company trying to figure out what they cover and what you can afford. Finding a roofing company can also be stress-inducing, especially if your insurance company is butting in.…

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