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Why You Should Schedule a Roof Inspection This New Year

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Dec 19, 2018 1:47:00 PM

The new year signals a fresh start. Therefore, it is the perfect time to schedule a roof inspection. If this is something you’ve been putting off, consider the following benefits of a well-maintained roof:

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Winter Prep Checklist: Scheduling Your Roof Inspection

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Dec 6, 2018 12:07:00 PM

In Las Vegas, December can bring quite a bit of rain. If your roof's in disrepair, you don't want to find out the hard way for a number of reasons. One primary reason to have your roof inspected is that roof leaks are not uncommon.

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How Roof Repairs Can Protect Your Home from Insects, Rodents and Birds

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Nov 26, 2018 11:23:00 AM

The presence of animals such as mice, rats, birds, and insects in your roof can spell disaster. In general, these types of pests are destructive. If they are allowed to live unchecked in your roofing structure, they will damage crucial building elements, including wooden roof framing, electrical wires and ceilings. In addition, certain rodents, birds and insects are carriers of disease. Here are practical guidelines to help you get rid of animals in your roof and avoid the need for roof repairs:

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Topics: tips, roof damage, roof problems, las vegas roof repair, Las Vegas roofer, Las Vegas roofing contractors, roofing company in Las Vegas, roof repairs, education

Understanding the Roof Replacement Process: A Step-by-step Guide

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Nov 7, 2018 12:13:00 PM

If your roof gets damaged, you will typically need to get it replaced as soon as possible. If you’re in need of an emergency roof replacement, the following is a step-by-step guide covering how your old roof will be removed and a new one installed:

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Can I Install a New Roof Over Existing Shingles?

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Sep 28, 2018 10:32:36 AM

A roof replacement for your home is one of the biggest investments you'll make. Aside from being a major project, it's also essential as your roof has to do the hard work of keeping your family and belongings safe and comfortable no matter what the weather conditions are like. On the other hand, many homeowners wonder if there are ways to cut the cost of a roof replacement, including shingling over an existing roof. Here's what you need to know about whether to tear off your old roof before starting a roof replacement project.

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Topics: las vegas roof replacement, las vegas roofing, Las Vegas roofing contractors, roofing company in Las Vegas, roof replacement, education

Tips for Choosing the Best Roofing Contractor

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Sep 26, 2018 12:10:32 PM

A properly maintained and insulated roof can save you large sums of money on your energy bill, since trapped heat and humidity can be as damaging as rain. With so much at stake, you need a competent roofing contractor who has experience in both roof repairs and home insulation. Here's how insurance agents and claims experts recommend that you select a roofer from a list that you have compiled:

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Does Partial Roof Damage Call for Repair or Replacement?

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Sep 4, 2018 10:54:00 AM

Home Advisor calculates that roof repairs in Las Vegas range anywhere from $250 to $3,000, with the most common range between $475 and $1,149. So, what do you do when only half of your roof is damaged? Is that enough to warrant a roof replacement? How much roof damage is too much to repair?

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Failing to Plan Is Planning to Fail: How to Save on Roofing in Las Vegas

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Aug 15, 2018 4:52:42 PM

Your roof is the most vulnerable part of your building. Every day, it’s exposed to the elements that contribute to deterioration and decay. Proper maintenance and protection help prolong the life of a roof, but eventually, even the most well-maintained roof will need to be replaced.

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Topics: save money, roof materials, roof damage, roof problems, las vegas roof replacement, las vegas roofing, Las Vegas roofer, Las Vegas roofing contractors, roofing company in Las Vegas, roof replacement

When to Schedule a Roof Inspection

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Jul 17, 2018 11:23:00 AM

You know your roof is important; that's obvious. What's not always so obvious is what you need to do to keep your roof in tip-top shape. Like most things in life, homeownership doesn't exactly come with a user manual, and learning lessons the hard way can be costly. A routine roof inspection will help to preserve your roof by enabling a technician to identify and fix any issues before they become major.

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Ask A Roofing Company: What Are Drip Edge Gutters and Why Do You Need Them?

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Jun 27, 2018 10:09:00 AM

The drip edge is a small piece that plays a big role in protecting your roof and home from water damage. Despite how important it is, many times, a roofing company will leave the drip edge off when installing a new roof. While this may save you money during the initial install, it is definitely not worth it in the long run. In this article, First Quality Roofing & Insulation will discuss drip edges are and why you definitely need them when getting a new roof.

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Topics: roof materials, roof damage, roof problems, las vegas roofing, roofing company in Las Vegas, education