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3 Reasons to Schedule Regular Professional Roofing Maintenance

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on May 16, 2019 1:40:00 PM

To ensure your roof achieves its full lifespan, it's a smart decision to hire a professional to handle all your maintenance-related tasks. Your roof should also have an exhaustive annual inspection that can detect any issues before they turn into costly repairs or cause lasting damage. Check out a few of the benefits associated with hiring a pro roofer to regularly inspect and complete any necessary roof maintenance tasks. 

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Topics: roof inspections, roofing company in Las Vegas, las vegas roofing, roof maintenance in las vegas, roof damage, energy efficient, home safety, tips

5 Benefits of Hiring a Professional Roofing Contractor

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on May 13, 2019 1:43:15 PM

The roof protects you from the elements and contributes to the comfort of your home. Since it endures a lot of abuse and neglect, it is susceptible to damage. With a lot of DIY tutorials on the internet, you may be tempted to fix your roofing issues which may result in more problems. Here are 5 benefits of hiring a professional roofing contractor as opposed to going DIY route.

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Topics: roofing company in Las Vegas, Las Vegas roofing contractors, Las Vegas roofer, las vegas roofing, roof maintenance in las vegas, las vegas roof repair, las vegas roof replacement, roofing companies, roof damage

Spot These 5 Common Roofing Problems Early

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Apr 29, 2019 1:22:00 PM

Your roof is one of the most important investments in your home. Unfortunately, it is also one of the exterior areas of a house where you’re likely to encounter a problem. First Quality Roofing & Insulation has seen every type of roof damage, large and small. Though any sign of weakness or damage is cause for concern, we believe that you should especially keep a look out for these five common roofing problems.

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Topics: roof maintenance, roof inspections, roof repairs, roof leak repairs, las vegas roofing, roof maintenance in las vegas, las vegas roof repair, las vegas roof replacement, roof problems, roof damage

The Four Most Popular Types of Roof Material

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Apr 25, 2019 12:25:40 PM

If you are in the process of building a house or remodeling your roof, then it is time to take a look at different types of roofs. The following are the four most popular types of roof material sold in the country today.

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Topics: roof replacement, roofing company in Las Vegas, Las Vegas roofing contractors, Las Vegas roofer, las vegas roofing, las vegas home renovations, las vegas roof replacement, roofing companies, roof color, roof materials

Cool Roof Coating Keeps Las Vegas Homes Cool, Energy Bills Low

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Apr 3, 2019 12:34:00 PM

So, you think you’ve done everything you can to gain the upper hand over your summertime cooling bills. You’ve caulked and sealed. You’ve insulated. And you’ve ventilated.

So, what on earth is that First Quality Roofing & Insulation crew doing across the street, spreading what appears to be white paint on your neighbor’s roof? What does he know that you don’t?

He knows that while it may look like paint, that cool roof coating may represent his last best chance to cool down his roof, reduce his energy bills and probably extend the lifespan of his roof.

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Topics: education, las vegas roofing, roof materials, save money, energy efficient

Top 5 Tips to Prevent Roof Damage from Birds

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Mar 22, 2019 1:33:00 PM

Once again, spring is here. The weather is warmer, the air is fresher, and the scenery is magnificent.

Everybody loves spring, and so do birds. Las Vegas, which lies on the North American Flyway, provides a temporary home for millions of birds every Spring as they migrate North for summer. While their sweet songs and colorful feathers are a welcome sight for many, birds present a big problem to homeowners.

Bird droppings and nests can cause severe roof damage if left unchecked. Here are 5 ways of keeping these guests at bay during spring.

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Topics: education, las vegas roofing, roof maintenance in las vegas, roof problems, roof damage, tips, Health

How the Sun Affects Your Roof - Pt. 1

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Mar 12, 2019 11:12:00 AM

You wouldn't be the only homeowner who assumes that summer storms and Las Vegas's infamous monsoons pose the biggest threat to your roof.

And it's true: roof damage can be caused from torrential rains, flash flooding and frequent lightning strikes. But when it comes to Enemy No. 1, make sure you have your shades on. The scorching Las Vegas sun poses the most serious threat to your roof in three ways – and First Quality Roofing & Insulation wants to ensure you know how to protect it in the first of this two-part series.

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Topics: roof maintenance, roof inspections, roof repairs, las vegas roofing, roof maintenance in las vegas, las vegas roof repair, las vegas roof replacement, roof damage

Important Gutter Cleaning Products No Homeowner Should Go Without

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Feb 7, 2019 11:32:00 AM

Cleaning gutters is an important part of roof maintenance. If the gutters are not cleared, there will be a build-up of leaves, debris and other materials in the drainage channels. As a result, the gutters will be constantly under strain. In addition, when it rains, the water will not flow from the roof efficiently. The damming effect of the clogged gutters will increase the risk of roof leakage.

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Topics: roof inspections, roof repairs, education, Las Vegas roofer, las vegas roofing, home maintenance checklist, roof maintenance in las vegas, roofing companies, tips

The Truth About Roof Maintenance: Do Roof Inspections Affect Your Insurance?

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Jan 24, 2019 11:07:00 AM

Throughout our years of performing roof maintenance, one question we frequently get asked is, "Will a roof inspection affect my insurance?" The answer is maybe, and it mostly depends on your insurance company. Here's what you need to know:

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Topics: roof maintenance, roof inspections, roofing company in Las Vegas, Las Vegas roofing contractors, Las Vegas roofer, las vegas roofing, roof maintenance in las vegas, las vegas roof repair, las vegas roof replacement, roofing companies, roof problems, roof damage, home safety

Understanding Roofing Terminology

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Jan 10, 2019 11:30:02 AM

Are you fluent in roof-speak? Like many occupations, roofing has its own unique lingo that serves as shorthand for common items and procedures.

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Topics: Insider, education, las vegas roofing, las vegas roof repair, las vegas roof replacement, roofing companies, roof materials