The Dos and Don’ts of Cleaning Your Roof 

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas… and with that often comes holiday light installations!  Stunning displays often bring attention to one’s home, elicit cheer, and bring joy to festive walks. But with that may also bring unwanted attention to your roof. Take a look; it may be time to give your roof a clean before this year’s snowfall. … Read More

10 Commercial Roof Maintenance Tips to Extend Its Lifespan

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Is your commercial roof getting enough love? Some regular TLC can ensure the longevity of your roof, preventing and dealing with damages before they cause serious and expensive issues. Here are 10 commercial roof maintenance tips to extend its life and your savings. 1. Have a professional inspect your roof twice a year Having a professional inspect your roof ensures … Read More

Should I Replace My Roof Before Selling My Home?

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Whenever any homeowner prepares to sell a home, they typically have a budget for renovations. If you have a limited budget, you might have to choose between replacing a roof and spending money on staging, interior remodelling, and landscaping. Many roofing companies will offer a quote for a roof replacement. However, will they help you decide whether to hire roofing … Read More

Restoring vs Replacing: Commercial Roofers Guide to Both

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If you’re a business owner who’s responsible for the upkeep of your commercial building, this article is for you. As many commercial roofs feature a flat or low sloped design, leaking is a big cause for concern. When our team is installing flat roofing solutions such as torch on roofing, our biggest goal is protect vulnerable areas from water damage. … Read More

Look For These Warning Signs Before Hiring an Unprofessional Roofer

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Not all roofs are created equally, and neither are the roofers. Since a roof is your home or commercial buildings first line of defence against the elements, our bet is that you’re going to want to have it built right. And as it turns out, everyone needs (and deserves) a roof that can keep them and their assets safe. Unfortunately, … Read More

Mold in your home’s attic: Is it dangerous?

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Mold is oftentimes thought to be a major health risk, but is that always the case? Mold can appear in any part of the home if the environment supports its growth. While many areas throughout the house can have optimal, moist conditions for mold, the attic is by far the most common. Because people rarely inspect their attics, this room … Read More

How to Remove Moss and Algae from Your Roof in Burnaby, BC

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Sure, living on the West Coast comes with many advantages. The temperate weather, proximity to the beautiful ocean, and the variety of nature trails and ski hills to keep you active year-round are nothing short of spectacular. However, despite its many perks, West Coast living brings bouts of damp climate resulting in algae and moss growth on your rooftop. Theses … Read More

Common Structural Support Problems Roofing Contractors See in Burnaby, BC

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When you think of a roof, your mind most likely jumps to asphalt shingles, metal sheets, and torch-on roofing. While these are the first line of defence for your roof, this crucial outer layer is not the only hard-working part of your rooftop. The effectiveness of your roofing in Burnaby also lies in the hidden away, structural supports of your … Read More

Porch Roofing in Burnaby: Time for a Replacement?

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Every roof needs replacing at some point. While there are a variety of roofing options on the market, from shingle and metal to the newer torch on roofing system, all roofs have an expiry date. This includes the roof you may not think of as often: the one protecting your porch. A porch adds great curb appeal to your Burnaby … Read More

6 Ways Winter Rain Can Damage Your Home’s Roofing in Burnaby, BC

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We’re not here to demonize rain. We too have enjoyed a cup of coffee by the window, listening to the pitter patter of rain drops against the glass. As peaceful as rainfall can be, when it’s as heavy and consistent as it is in Burnaby, it’s important to consider its effect on your rooftop. If you don’t have your waterproof … Read More