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Roofing for your Home

A roof is designed to keep water out of your house, but your roof has to endure a lot of punishment from the elements and will not last forever. Sun causes many roofing materials to deteriorate (particularly on the south and west sides that get the most sun exposure), while wind, trees, and ice can cause physical damage. Once damaged, roofs only get worse: curled or missing shingles or other damage to the roof's surface allows water to get beneath the roof and start damage to the roof from within, not to mention damaging your ceilings and walls.

There are a number of choices in roofing material: asphalt, wood, tile, slate, rubber, metal, and composites. Each has its own cost, appearance, and durability. Click on the links below to learn more.



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