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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

What to Look for When Hiring Renovation Professionals

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on May 9, 2019 11:09:00 AM

Knowing how to weed out the ‘bad’ renovation professionals from the ‘good’ ones is a critical step towards transforming your home into a luxurious living space. As more and more homeowners continue to update, upgrade and expand their accommodations, many of those homeowners don’t have the experience in choosing the right contractor. That’s why First Quality Roofing & Insulation has compiled these tips to help you in your process.

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Topics: Home Improvement, home improvements in las vegas, las vegas home renovations, save money, tips

Get Ready for Spring with These Home Maintenance Checklist Tasks

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on May 7, 2019 2:16:00 PM


Spring has arrived and with it should come your annual home maintenance checklist. This handy guide details the most important home maintenance tasks you should complete as the weather warms up:

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Topics: education, home maintenance checklist, Las Vegas Home Maintenance, save money, tips, Winter, summer

Why Should You Care About Roof Maintenance?

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Mar 27, 2019 10:37:00 AM

When caring for your roof you'll likely run into all kinds of issues along the way. Gunk and other debris will form, especially if you do not schedule regular roof maintenance. We recommend having your roof cleaned, maintained and inspected professionally at least once a year (if not twice, depending on your property).

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Topics: roof maintenance, roof inspections, roof repairs, Las Vegas roofer, roof maintenance in las vegas, las vegas roof repair, las vegas roof replacement, roof problems, roof damage, tips

Composting 101: It's Easier Than You Think!

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Mar 26, 2019 11:21:00 AM

Earth Day is right around the corner, and many people are taking the opportunity to start thinking about doing their part to take care of the planet. While reducing your plastic use is usually the first thought, composting kitchen scraps is actually one of the most effective ways to reduce waste.

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Topics: education, Las Vegas, money saving tips, save money, energy efficient, tips, Health

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

Protect Your Pipes by Steering Clear of These Trees

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Mar 21, 2019 10:23:00 AM

It's well-known that trees growing too close to a house can pose a threat to its roof, but what many homeowners don't consider is that trees can be hazardous for their underground pipes as well.

As a tree grows, its root system expands. Over time, it can potentially become entangled with water or sewer pipes underground. However, many trees have particularly aggressive roots which can make their way into pipes surprisingly quickly. If a tree's roots do damage important pipes, it's going to be very costly to fix. Here are some of the most important trees to avoid:

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Topics: education, Las Vegas, home improvements in las vegas, home safety, tips

Safety Precautions and Tools to Use When Removing a Broken Lightbulb from Its Socket

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Mar 13, 2019 2:26:00 PM

Who hasn’t accidentally broken a lightbulb while trying to remove it from the socket? Next time you replace a broken or burned-out bulb, here are some simple, effective tools you can use to safely remove the base that’s stuck inside the socket:

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Topics: education, home maintenance checklist, home maintenance in las vegas, Las Vegas Home Maintenance, energy efficient, home safety, tips

Tips to Knock Out Your Home Maintenance To-Do's in a Flash

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Mar 7, 2019 11:07:00 AM

Home maintenance: such an important responsibility yet one that can be easily overlooked. If you're like many homeowners, you know how fast your to-do list can grow as the months pass by. Thankfully, there are a few simple tricks you can use to complete these tasks quickly and effectively. Here are five helpful tips that will prepare you to knock out your home maintenance to-do’s in a flash:

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Topics: Home Maintenance, education, home maintenance checklist, home maintenance in las vegas, Las Vegas Home Maintenance, tips

Set the Proper Mood by Choosing the Right Colors for Your Home

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Mar 4, 2019 10:31:00 AM

The colors you choose for your home will have a direct impact on your mood and will dictate how other people feel in your home. If you’re trying to sell your home, this can influence the decisions of potential buyers. Additionally, if your exterior color scheme vastly differs from others in the neighborhood, it could impact how your property is listed among realtors. Because of these factors, it’s important to keep the following in mind before choosing interior and exterior colors for your home:

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Topics: roof replacement, education, Home Improvement, home improvements in las vegas, las vegas home renovations, roof color, tips