What is a Dimensional Shingle?

  A dimensional shingle is a solid slab of asphalt shingle with additional pieces added to create dimension, and the shingled look we often associate with roofs. Dimensional shingles have a higher wind guarantee and a longer warranty than the traditional three-tab shingle. As opposed …

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Ready to Choose a Metal Roof? Learn the Pros and Cons First

Metal roofing isn’t just for commercial buildings. For decades, homeowners have chosen metal roofs as an alternative to the typical asphalt-shingle roofs that are common on most homes. If you’re interested in having a metal roof installed on your home, it’s important to know about …

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Watch Out for Signs That Your Roof is Aging

You may not think that your roof can talk, but there’s a lot it can tell you. Since even small leaks can eventually lead to huge and expensive problems, it pays to listen. It’s important to identify roof problems early so that you can have …

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Moss and Your Roof: What You Need to Know

Moss can make rocks appear rustic, but when found on a rooftop, the plant is a problem. As a homeowner, it’s important for you to understand the issues surrounding rooftop moss growth. Knowing what moss can do to your roof and how you can prevent …

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Install a Green Roof That Looks Great

Today, homeowners want to use sustainable, recyclable materials when they update and renovate their homes. Their desire for green roofing materials is no exception. Homeowners ask roofing professionals to install a variety of innovative roofing solutions and see mixed results both in performance and appearance. …

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5 Steps to Increasing Your Roof’s Longevity

You’ve just gotten a brand new roof installed on your home. The craftsmanship is spectacular, and your house looks great. Now it’s up to you to maintain your roof. Here are five simple steps to maintaining your roof and increasing its longevity. 1. Inspect Your …

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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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