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3 Reasons Why Your Gutters and Downspouts Are Noisy

Few things feel more relaxing than falling asleep to the sound of a gentle rain. The water pouring onto your roof creates a soothing white noise that clears your mind and calms your soul. That is until your gutters and downspouts join in. If you …

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Hail Damage Tips

TIP#1: Do not sign any contractor’s paper before getting a detailed quote. Avoid contractors who try to convince you to sign a paper before they give you an estimate. They do this so they can go directly to your insurance company without giving you a written …

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How will I know when my roof needs replaced?

Hi There! Tim Mallory, owner of Advantage Roofing. We are a Cincinnati roofing company specializing in residential roofing. We get a lot of great questions from homeowners. We think that if one homeowner is asking the question, many more are thinking it. So we have …

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How to prepare for my Roof Installation?

Hi There! Tim Mallory, owner of Advantage Roofing. We are a Cincinnati roofing company specializing in residential roofing. We get a lot of great questions from homeowners and we think if one homeowner is asking the question, many more are thinking it. So we have …

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Ice Dams

Ice Damming There have been many calls this winter about ice damming so I wanted to take a minute to explain the process. For ice dams to form an accumulation of at least a few inches of snow must be on your roof. The heat …

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Most common cause of wind damage – improper install.

I recently met an insurance adjuster to look at wind damage on a home.  During the inspection, he was asking about our company. I mentioned to him Advantage Roofing is one of the very few companies in the Cincinnati area that insist on hand nailing …

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Cold Weather Roofing

As we move into the colder days of fall, we get a lot of questions regarding cold weather roofing. These questions are answered easier when you understand how shingles work.  Each shingle comes from the factory with an adhesive strip. This strip is located in …

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Do I have Hail Damage?

We recently experienced a hail storm in the Cincinnati Tri-State area. This storm particularly affected the cities of Sharonville, Maineville and Blue Ash with large enough hail to cause roof damage. When a hail storm rolls through we receive a lot of questions from homeowners, …

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Are references necessary?

Being in the roofing business for over 25 years, I have heard many horror stories from homeowners. Below is a true story from a homeowner our company has helped and shows how important references really are.

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