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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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When You Should Call Your Roofer Right Away

When You Should Call Your Roofer Right Away

By Eagle Watch Roofing / December 31, 2020 / Comments Off on When You Should Call Your Roofer Right Away

Because your roof protects your entire home from the elements, roofing is one area where knowing what constitutes an emergency is critical. In some situations, waiting to call your roofer can result in expensive and severe damage to your roof and home. Here are some roofing scenarios that require you to call your roofer right…

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Do You Really Want to DIY Your Roof?

By Eagle Watch Roofing / December 15, 2020 / Comments Off on Do You Really Want to DIY Your Roof?

Do you really want to DIY your roof? Let’s cut to the chase and tell you that the answer is an emphatic, “No!” Unless it’s a question of replacing a shingle or two, you’re better off staying on the ground. Repairing and especially replacing a roof is well outside the skill set of an average…

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Ways to Enhance and Protect your Home and Roof

Ways to Enhance and Protect Your Home and Roof

By Eagle Watch Roofing / November 30, 2020 / Comments Off on Ways to Enhance and Protect Your Home and Roof

Homeowners often underestimate how quickly the structural and cosmetic integrity of their home can deteriorate. In the absence of the right kind of planning, your home could be in danger. Granted, most people don’t have the expertise to address every contingency. But it is crucial to protect your home and roof. Luckily, homeowners can take…

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Get Ready for Winter Storms

Get Ready for Winter Storms

By Eagle Watch Roofing / November 15, 2020 / Comments Off on Get Ready for Winter Storms

Growing up in Southern Georgia, I’ve seen my fair share of storms. The one I remember most vividly happened when I was eleven years old. I remember camping out in the basement with my mom and four siblings. She was worried sick about my dad, who happened to be on his way home from work…

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Why You Need a Drip Edge for Your Roof

Why You Need a Drip Edge for Your Roof

By Eagle Watch Roofing / October 30, 2020 / Comments Off on Why You Need a Drip Edge for Your Roof

A drip edge is a piece of metal installed along the edge of your roof where the shingles end. Its primary function is to ensure that all water runoff from the roof makes it into the gutters. In the past, a drip edge was only required in snowy climates, where it prevented melting snow from…

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