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A roofer measuring a tiled roof.

How to Calculate the Size of My Roof

Knowing the roof’s square footage is an essential part of any roofing project you have coming up as it will help you determine how much roofing it may cost to have your roof repaired. However, there are a few considerations to keep in mind when you need accurate roof measurements.  If you don’t plan on using a roofing contractor for this step, read about the intricacies of roof measurement estimates in our guide below. You will learn how to get accurate roofing measurements of your home’s roof.  A benefit Legacy Roofing offers you is our Online Roof Estimate Tool. We encourage you to try this first before investing the time and energy into DIY options.  Understanding Roof Shapes and Terms Before we dive into the nitty gritty of getting an accurate measurement of your roof, we will first give you a quick 101 on the most common roof shapes and

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What is a Tile Roof Lift and Tile Reset?

Tile roofs are not only aesthetically pleasing but also durable and long-lasting. With proper maintenance of your tile roof, they can last for decades. However, like any other roofing material, tile roofing requires regular maintenance to ensure its longevity and structural integrity.  Something important that all homeowners must know about

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close up of a metal roof eave

A GUIDE TO ROOF EAVES

There are a lot of different parts that go into a roofing system. Each of them plays an important role, and most of them go unnoticed. Parts like the underlayment can’t even be seen, but it plays a vital part in keeping your house dry. Chances are, you either don’t know

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Closeup of a red tile roof.

THE LIFESPAN OF A TILE ROOF

Tile roofs have existed for thousands of years and are still widely used today. The first known record of tile roofs is in China in 10,000 B.C., and then in the Middle East not long after that. Clay tile used for roofing quickly spread from China and the Middle East to

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A woman holding up two types of shingles next to her house to compare them.

CHOOSING THE BEST ROOFING SHINGLE: 3-TAB VS. ARCHITECTURAL

Choosing a roof replacement is a hard enough decision to make. There is much to prepare for and many options to consider including what materials to choose for your new roof. You could update using similar materials or recognize it’s time to upgrade. Below you’ll find all the information you need to compare

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A roofer measuring a tiled roof.

How to Calculate the Size of My Roof

Knowing the roof’s square footage is an essential part of any roofing project you have coming up as it will help you determine how much roofing it may cost to have your roof repaired. However, there are a few considerations to keep in mind when you need accurate roof measurements. 

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flat roof with a cricket

WHAT IS A ROOF CRICKET?

Arizona is known for its dry climate and blistering heat. However, every year as the summer creeps to an end, the monsoon season thunders into the desert landscape. Picture torrential rainfall, loud storms, and of course, roof leaks. During the rainy season, it’s important for homeowners to make sure their

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What is a Tile Roof Lift and Tile Reset?

Tile roofs are not only aesthetically pleasing but also durable and long-lasting. With proper maintenance of your tile roof, they can last for decades. However, like any other roofing material, tile roofing requires regular maintenance to ensure its longevity and structural integrity.  Something important that all homeowners must know about

Read >
close up of a metal roof eave

A GUIDE TO ROOF EAVES

There are a lot of different parts that go into a roofing system. Each of them plays an important role, and most of them go unnoticed. Parts like the underlayment can’t even be seen, but it plays a vital part in keeping your house dry. Chances are, you either don’t know

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Call NOW for an Estimate or Inspection

Legacy Roofing does estimates and roof inspections throughout Northern Arizona. Give us a call today to schedule your appointment.