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Project of the Month

Hi everyone! This is Jonna with Advantage.We have decided to feature a “Roof of the Month” project on our website.We will choose each project based on their unique qualities, challenging design, steepness or size. This month we are highlighting the home of Mr. Anthony Foster …

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Do dark shingles make my house hotter?

Dark vs. Light Shingles During the hot summer months we get many questions from homeowners about dark vs. light shingles. More specifically, “does a dark shingle make my house hotter and cause my air conditioner to run more often?”  The answer is no, not really.

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Fall is here. Are your gutters ready?

It is that time of year again when the leaves are changing and starting to fall….right into your gutters. For gutters to work properly and move water away from your home quickly, they should be cleaned a few times a year. During this changing of …

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Eight Helpful Tips for Hail Damage

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 does hail damage my shingles?

A big hail storm hit south west of Dayton, OH on May 25, 2011. Centerville, Bellbrook and Kettering suffered considerable damage from the storm. Many homeowners have asked what hail does to damage their shingles. Let’s start with how a shingle is made. A shingle …

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Do my shingles have hail damage?

Since the big hail storm in Bellbrook and Kettering, many homeowners have asked how they can tell if their shingles have hail damage.  Here is a helpful guideline for a do-it-yourself inspection.

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Hail Damage!! What should I do?

Recent storms have damaged many roofs in the area. When this happens we get a lot of questions from homeowners about the severity of a hail storm and what it can do to their home. Large hail damages shingles, which cause leaks into the attic, …

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Got basement leaks??? Look at your gutters!

With the recent heavy rains we have had many calls about gutters overflowing. Gutters that have small blockage can usually handle typical rains, but the constant heavy rains have caused debris to be lodged in the downspouts creating gutter overflow. This spillage usually falls to …

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