Roof Decking: When to Replace and How to Spot the Signs

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Alright, folks, let’s talk about something that doesn’t always get the attention it deserves but plays a crucial role in keeping our roofs strong and sturdy: the decking. You see, your roof decking is like the backbone of your roof, supporting everything above it. Over time, though, it can wear down and compromise the integrity of your entire roof. In … Read More

Gutter Guards: The Good, the Bad, and the Dirty Truth

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Let’s dive deep into a topic that’s near and dear to every hardworking homeowner’s heart: gutter guards. You know, those contraptions that claim to keep your gutters clean and free from debris. But are they worth the investment? Are they a game-changer or just another gimmick? In this guide, we’ll lay it all out for you, discussing the pros and … Read More

Should I Replace My Roofing in Burnaby?

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Do you have a roof? If so, when was the last time you inspected it? If your roof is leaking, then you may want to consider a roof inspection before deciding whether or not to spend money on a new one. A professional inspector can tell you how much life there is left in your current roof and if any … Read More

Skylights and Metal Roofs: The Perfect Pair

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If you’re looking to replace your roofing in Burnaby, there are a few things to consider. Roofs last for decades, so it’s important to get one that will last and is energy efficient. Skylights and metal roofs are two popular options when considering replacing your current roofing system. But how do these two things work together? In this post, we’ll … Read More

Is Your Roofing in Burnaby Ready for Springtime?

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If you live in Burnaby, BC, you know that the weather can be pretty unpredictable in the spring. But if you own a home and have an aging roof, it’s especially important to get a roof inspection at the first sign of trouble. If you wait too long and don’t get your roof fixed in time, it can cause structural … Read More

8 Ways Attic Insulation Protects Your Home

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Attic insulation is an investment that pays for itself over time. It helps keep your home warm in the winter and cool in the summer and prevents condensation and mould from forming inside your walls and ceiling. But there’s more to attic insulation than just saving money on your energy bills—it also protects your home from outside elements. Here are … Read More

How to remove and prevent ceiling stains from leaks

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The ceiling is one of the most overlooked parts of a house. It is visible if you’re in the attic, and if it’s leaking or stained, it gets little attention. But if your ceiling has been stained by water leaks, don’t panic! We’ve got some tips for how to remove and prevent stains from occurring again. If you can, identify … Read More

The Dangers of Insufficient Roof Ventilation

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The roof is the protective shell of your home. It’s an important part of your home’s insulation system, and it’s crucial that you keep it in good condition. When a roof is well-ventilated, it allows moisture to escape through the chimney or vents. But when ventilation systems aren’t properly installed or maintained, they can lead to serious problems like mold … Read More

Can Flat Roofs REALLY Be Waterproof?

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Yes, and a well-maintained flat roof can last 20 or even 30 years! This kind of roofing is cost-effective, modern, high quality, and very durable. However, it can be more challenging to waterproof compared to pitched roofs. That’s okay! There are solutions available to support your flat-roof design, regardless of the climate.  This blog will discuss and provide tips on … Read More

Why you should have a roof inspection before buying a house

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Buying a home is exciting, but it can also be stressful. While there are many steps you can take to make sure that the house you’re buying is in good condition and won’t need costly repairs down the road, one of the most important is getting your roof inspected before signing on the dotted line. Here are four reasons why: … Read More