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Expert Tips to Spot and Avoid Storm Chasers

Posted on October 22, 2018
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Storm chasers are perhaps the first professionals you might meet right after a devastating weather event, but they’re the last you would want to hire. These transient roofers aren’t known for producing excellent results. Unlike reputable, local residential roof repair specialists, easy money is the strongest motivator for storm chasers. They get incentive from keeping the costs low in order to increase the chances of insurance claim approval to turn a profit more quickly. In

What You Need to Know About Standing Seam Metal Roofing

Posted on October 15, 2018
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The stereotypical metal roof design is standing seam. Individual panels stretch over the roof’s length and interlock and form pronounced ridges, giving it its name. If you ask RPI Roofing, here’s why you should consider it for your residential or commercial roof replacement project: It Is Inherently Weather-Resistant Being made from metal, a standing seam roofing system is durable. It’s born cool, allowing it to deflect solar heat, and keep its surface temperature low, which

What Roofers Look For When Inspecting the Sheathing

Posted on October 8, 2018
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The sheathing, otherwise known as the wood decking, is the base of any roof. It consists of panels made from lumber nailed onto the rafters. It provides a smooth and even surface, serving as a foundation on which all materials are laid. When it fails, the rest of the roofing system would follow. It’s imperative to stay updated on its condition to catch and address issues as early as possible. The problem is, it’s hard

The Importance Of Roof Maintenance

Posted on October 8, 2018
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This article will give you some examples of why it is imperative to keep proper maintenance on your roof. RPI helps you retain the structure and design of your roof, keeping your risks low, save some money, and how we can find problems before they occur. This is as important for residential roofing as it is for commercial.    Keep your beautiful design The roof has a beautiful design that compliments the rest of the

Roof Energy Efficiency: What Is SRI, and What Else Matters?

Posted on October 1, 2018
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Solar Reflectance Index (SRI) is the measure of any roof’s ability to reject heat from the sun based on the temperature rise. It’s usually associated with color since hues absorb infrared light differently. Generally expressed in a range of 0 to 100, the standard black is 0, and the standard white is 100. In some instances, though, extremely hot roofs have negative values while extremely cool ones can score as high as 110. Rolling Thermal

Today’s Most Popular Residential Roofing Styles

Posted on September 14, 2018
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If a complete residential roof replacement is part of your next remodeling plan, take it as an opportunity to transform your home with a different roofing style. It can also extend your home’s functionality, maybe even prepare it for future additions. Let’s take a look at today’s most popular roofing styles. Gable Roof The gable roof is the most popular roofing style. Ask a child to draw a house, and they’ll likely draw one with

Commercial Roofing Mistakes Professionals Know How to Avoid

Posted on September 6, 2018
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If you needed one reason why you should leave the roofing work to a certified commercial roofing contractor like us, it’s because we have the experience and know-how to get it done the first time around. The following are some of the fundamental errors that you can count on us not to commit. Improper Installation Professionals follow a strict installation process because we know that each component is designed to work as part of a

The Different Types of Roofing Underlayment

Posted on September 5, 2018
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Underlayment, more commonly known as roofing felts, is an essential component of today’s residential roofing systems. It’s the waterproofing material that protects the roof deck or substrate from water intrusion in case the outer roofing material fails. The following are the kinds of underlayment options available today: Asphalt-Saturated Felt Asphalt-saturated felt is the oldest type of underlayment and is very similar to tar paper, but is saturated with hot asphalt instead of tar. This kind

4 Ways a Light-Colored Commercial Roof Benefits Homeowners

Posted on September 3, 2018
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Light-colored roofs, also known as cool roofs, are proven to be beneficial in commercial and residential roofing applications. If you own a commercial property that is up for a roof replacement, consider the following benefits that light-colored commercial roofs offer. Energy savings – Ever wondered why wearing a white shirt under a hot sun is more comfortable than wearing a dark one? This is because light-colored surfaces reflect sunlight, including unwanted heat and ultraviolet (UV)

Getting the Best Work From Your Contractor

Posted on August 9, 2018
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As a homeowner embarking on your home improvement journey, it is well within your duties and responsibilities to be on top of every aspect of the project, whether it’s a small-scale roof repair or a major overhaul. With the success of the repair at stake, here are some ways to ensure that you’re getting the best work from your contactor. Hire the Best Start your project off right by hiring the best residential roofing contractor

The Benefits of Firestone Commercial Roofs Installed by RPI

Posted on August 7, 2018
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Brand partnerships are one of the building blocks of a reputable commercial roofing contractor. It’s common practice, even among globally recognized brands like Firestone Building Products, to team up with contractors like RPI Roofing to expand the reach of their products and services. While there is so much more to the mutual trust between the two, you are also part of the equation. You are also a partner. So, what do you get out of

Things to Consider Before Replacing Your Roof

Posted on August 3, 2018
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There comes a time in every homeowner’s life when major roof repair or a total replacement becomes an absolute must. During such a time, extensive research and planning are crucial. It’s better to start your home improvement project only after having considered these factors. Costs Start with the knowledge that any undertaking involving roofs also involves money. While it need not burn a hole right through your pocket, it’s important to consider that quality comes

Things to Consider When Choosing a Roof Color

Posted on July 10, 2018
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Regardless of the type of home you own, your roof’s color can have a significant effect on its overall style and value. Still, it can pose huge challenges narrowing down your preferences when it comes to your ideal color. Worry not. RPI Roofing is here to help you find what matches your suits and preferences. Continue reading for tips before considering a residential roof replacement. Complement Your Brick Brick houses are popular because of their

Roof Repairs: Why Professionals Can Do It Better

Posted on July 6, 2018
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While there is nothing wrong with trusting your DIY skills, some things are best left to the experts. And, your roof is one of those things. In roofing, there is so much room for error if you don’t involve a roofing contractor. Homeowners cannot properly estimate how much effort this project entails. This leads to poor quality results, which can even put your property at risk. With RPI Roofing, you can entrust your roofing project

Factors Affecting the Price of Roof Repairs

Posted on July 4, 2018
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Roof repair or replacement is not a cheap undertaking. The costs of these projects might send you searching for affordable deals. Or, you might just be curious to know what goes into estimates. If your roof is in disrepair, you need to contact the services of a professional roofer like RPI Roofing to keep your roof in top shape. Learn the factors influencing the cost of roof maintenance below. Your Roof Type There is a
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