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What You Need to Know About Insurance and Your Roof

Let’s be honest with each other: insurance is a pain. Whether you’re filing a claim for a damaged roof or trying to insure your new home, the whole process can be tedious and frustrating. We want to help you understand your insurance a little bit better and give you some money-saving tips if you’re planning…

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The Costs of a Bad Roof Repair

The only thing worse than needing your roof replaced or repaired is if it’s done poorly. The costs of a bad roofing job can range from a few hundred dollars to over $10,000 in additional costs.  It’s critical to be wary of your contractor and their job during the time they’re working on your roof.…

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Canadian Tax Credits for Energy-Efficient Homes

Did you know that you can earn tax credits from the government with an energy-efficient home?  A new green program will provide homeowners up to $5,600 to help complete deep home retrofits and help make green initiatives more accessible to homeowners.  Over the next several years, the government aims to invest over $2 billion through…

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Your New Roof: Before, During, and After

Installing a new roof is both exciting and daunting for any homeowner. It is one way of revamping the aesthetic of your home and adding to its vibrancy and also utilizing that rainy day fund.  Before you make this important decision, you’ll want to consider all the vital aspects. Being involved during the installation process…

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Cool Roofing Benefits and Costs

In the summer, is your home increasingly uncomfortable due to the heat outside? Or if you have an air conditioner, do your energy bills start to spike to account for the increase in heat? This is most likely due to your home being built without any type of cool roofing technology. In this article, we…

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How to Shingle a Roof – DIY Guide for Handy Homeowners

DISCLAIMER: shingling a roof can be a dangerous and intensive project. It’s highly recommended that you contact a roofing professional to talk about your project beforehand and utilize their services if necessary. Reroofing your house can be one of the most daunting DIY activities, especially if you are tackling the project alone.  Many people decide…

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Siding and Exterior Material Breakdown

The siding material you use for your home has an impact on the curb appeal of your home, as well as protecting your home from extreme weather conditions such as wind, rain, and hail. Depending on the location of your residence, you should be considering what the best option is for your home to keep…

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The Benefits of Rubber Roofing Materials

Rubber roofing materials are a modern, durable solution for your roof that can give it a longer-lasting life while staying relatively low in cost. Compared to other roofing materials, it stands out because of its relatively low cost and high strength. In this article, we will go over some of the different types of rubber…

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Rooftop Solar Panels – Are They Right For Your Home

Year after year we hear about the benefits of solar panels and how they can help save you money and make the earth a cleaner place to live. Solar panels can effectively cut down your electricity bills, as well as cut down on carbon emissions. But are they right for your home? There are a…

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Replacing Your Roof In Winter

Replacing Your Roof In The Winter Calgary during the winter months can reach freezing temperatures. Many homeowners have asked whether or not replacing a roof during the winter is viable due to the extreme temperatures that Calgary and Alberta are prone to experiencing. The answer to this question varies. Especially, when it comes to the…

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