How To Spot Hail Damage On Your Roof

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How to Spot Hail Damage Identifying hail damage on your belongings, such as patio furniture or your car, is relatively straightforward. The round dings in metal are obvious signs of hail damage. However, determining whether your roof has sustained damage from a hailstorm may be a little more difficult. It’s important to keep your roof in top condition to avoid … Read More

Home Golf Ball Damage

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home golf ball damage

We came across an interesting article on golf.com recently and we thought we would share it with our Louisville neighbors who live around golf courses. “Wayne Winton has made a lot of new friends since he moved into his Spanish-style home alongside the 13th hole at Marbella Country Club in San Juan Capistrano, Calif., 14 years ago. He just wishes … Read More

Will Home Insurance Cover Firework Damage?

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Home Insurance Fireworks Damage

The 4th Of July for most Americans is a time of: joy, family get-togethers, and most likely fireworks. There is nothing like grilling out and celebrating our nations birth and freedoms with our closest friends and relatives. Unfortunately however… these celebrations don’t always go as planned. Every year there are hundreds of house fires, Injuries, and damages cause by the … Read More

The Top Roof Build Styles And Their Pros And Cons

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Top 15 Roof Types, Plus Their Pros & Cons – Read Before You Build! When building a new house or retrofitting an existing one, choosing the right type of roof can be more difficult than most people could imagine. After all, roofs do a lot more than just serving the most basic practical purpose of protecting a house and its … Read More

What Are Roofing Shingles And What Are They Made Of.

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Roof shingle installation

What are Roof Shingles Roof shingles are a roof covering consisting of individual overlapping elements. These elements are typically flat, rectangular shapes laid in courses from the bottom edge of the roof up, with each successive course overlapping the joints below. Shingles are made of various materials such as wood, slate, flagstone, metal, plastic, and composite materials such as fibre cement and asphalt shingles. Ceramic roof tiles, which still dominate in Europe and some … Read More

Is Your Home Making You Sick? Home Mold And Condensation.

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Home mold causes

If you have damp or mould the first thing to do is find the cause. Damp and mould can affect your health, so it’s important to get rid of it. Causes of damp and mould Damp and mould are caused by excess moisture. Moisture in buildings can be caused by leaking pipes, rising damp in basements or ground floors, or … Read More