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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

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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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Aerial photo of roofers on a partially-finished roof.

HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO REPLACE A ROOF?

Unless slate tiles make up your roof, you’ll need to replace it at some point. Choosing to replace your roof is a hard decision because there are many things to consider. Between how much it will cost, replacing vs. repairing, and how long it will take — there’s a lot to prepare

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Roofer nailing shingles down.

SOLUTIONS FOR COMMON ROOFING PROBLEMS

Your roof protects your home, so taking care of it is crucial. Roof issues can be stressful, but there’s good news. Many homeowners have dealt with the same roof problems you may come across. It’s important to know what to look out for. Let’s look at some common roof problems

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Interior of a damaged ceiling and roof.

ROOF LEAK SIGNS TO LOOK OUT FOR

Here in the Southwest, we’re usually grateful for any rain. However, unmaintained roofs, older roofs, or wild monsoon storms can let some moisture inside your home and wreak havoc. Roof leaks can cause damage that only gets worse the longer you allow the leak to go on. The sooner you can

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