Knowing Many Layers of Shingles Is Needed 

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Share on facebook Share on linkedin Share on tumblr Roof shingles have been a primary part of any roofing project in a multitude of different cultures and architectural styles.  The materials used for roof shingles vary on the architectural style of the roof.  What they all have in common is that they are all the […]

Is Ice and Water Shield Necessary for Your Home?

Roof With Water and Ice that requires Ice and Water Shield for thier roof

Share on facebook Share on linkedin Share on tumblr What is Ice and Water shield? Ice and water shields are an underlayment known for creating a waterproof barrier for the roofs of homeowners.  This was been designed to protect areas in your house that are susceptible to soaking and damages from water and ice.  In […]

Asphalt Shingles Over Wood Shingles – Should You?

Roof with Wood Shingles Installed

Share on facebook Share on linkedin Share on tumblr Some homeowners think about laying a new set of shingles on top of the current roofing system.  This is a cost effective way to replace a roofing system, especially if the homeowner recently purchased a new house and are on a tight budget for renovations. Is […]

What is the Rake Edge?

Close Up Look At The Rake Edge of a Roof

Share on facebook Share on linkedin Share on tumblr First, it’s important to note that the rake edge isn’t exactly part of the “proper roof” like a shingle or the decking.  Instead, the rake refers to the sloped sides of a gable style roof.  This type of roof is one of the most common in […]

3 Science-Backed Reasons for Choosing GAF Timberline HD Shingles Energy Star

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Share on facebook Share on linkedin Share on tumblr Increasing a home’s resale value and reducing energy costs is music to a homeowners ears?  This investigative article helps people explore the potential benefits when installing GAF Timberline HD Shingles Energy Star on a home. Cool Roofs The roof shields a home from fluctuating temperatures, snow, […]

Champaign Roofing Contractor Offers Residents of Illinois $250 Referral Fee

Refer a friend or business to us for a new roof and get paid for it

Share on facebook Share on linkedin Share on tumblr Central Roofing of Champaign is offering local residents up to $500 per roofing referral for roof replacements projects in the area. Central Roofing is celebrating its 5-star reputation with the community that has been responsible for its growth.  Central Roofing has grown from a small crew […]

The Cost of Installing or Replacing a Roof

Shingles being installed on new roof, the cost of a new roof installation

Share on facebook Share on linkedin Share on tumblr The average homeowner in the United States spends around $7,500 to install a new roof.  The cost for a new roof ranges between $5,000 and $10,000.  We are going to dive deeper into the costs involved with a new roof installation.  It’s always advisable to get […]

5 Money Saving Tips for Your Roof Replacement

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Share on facebook Share on linkedin Share on tumblr Maintaining a roof is not an easy task, no matter how good of a job the homeowner does there will come a time where the roof needs replaced. If you live in an area that experiences harsh weather, your roof may only last for a short […]

5 Things You Should Know Before Replacing a Roof

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Share on facebook Share on linkedin Share on tumblr The importance of roof repairs, maintenance and replacements can’t be underestimated nor delayed. If you begin to get the feeling that your roof’s functionality is not what it used to be, you will need to start the process of replacing a roof.  The Basic Roofing Materials […]

How to Tell When You Need a Roof Replacement

Roof Showing Signs of damage in need of a roof replacement

Share on facebook Share on linkedin Share on tumblr Do you need to replace your roof? Would you be able to tell if you do? In some cases, there are some obvious signs that you can look such as large holes. However, in most situations, the signs that you need a new roof will be […]