Category: Roof Repair

Roofing and the Environment

Filed under: Roof Repair - 01 May 2016

It’s no secret that we tear down a lot of old roofs to make way for new ones. What can feel like a mystery, though, is what happens to those old roofs. Many homeowners come home to find that …

Does Your Roof Need a Repair? Or is it Time for a Replacement?

Filed under: Roof Repair - 01 Feb 2016

It can be difficult for homeowners to know whether a leak can be fixed with a simple repair or if it’s time to dish out for a whole new roof. And it makes sense that there’s confusion, after all, …

Dumb Things People Do to Their Roofs

Filed under: Roof Repair - 14 Dec 2015

It’s no secret that most people inevitably do something that’s kind of dumb. If you’re lucky, you end up with a great story and little harm done. But some people aren’t so lucky, and they end up with frustration …

What is Hail and How is it Formed?

Filed under: Roof Repair - 21 Oct 2015

We’re pretty sure most Calgarians are familiar with hail. How could they have missed it? Calgary homeowners seen it ricocheting off their cars, and they’ve heard it smacking against their roofs. But just in case someone is somehow unfamiliar, …

More Than Just New Shingles

Filed under: Roof Repair - 21 Apr 2015

When it comes to getting their roof replaced, many Calgarians probably think it’s just hammering down new shingles, but it’s a lot more than that. As the human body has many systems and structures like bones for support and skin …

To Replace or Repair?

Filed under: Roof Repair - 10 Feb 2015

No matter how recently you’ve replaced your roof, it’s pretty frustrating to spring a leak. Sometimes the leak is well earned and the roof should have been replaced half a decade back. When that happens, the choice to replace …

The Process of Roof Repairs

Filed under: Roof Repair - 10 Nov 2014

We’ve talked about how leaks can often go unnoticed for years by simply dripping between drywall or in another inconspicuous hiding place. We’ve also discussed how frequently a leak is created when multiple places on a roof begin to fail….

Hail Damage

Filed under: Roof Repair - 15 Oct 2014

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Part of living in Calgary is living with the occasional hail storm. Unfortunately that often means also living with the hail damage. We can put our cars and bikes in our …

Spring Roof Checkup

Filed under: Roof Repair - 15 Jun 2014

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It’s been another long, hard winter in Calgary and your roof was exposed to some pretty harsh conditions. Now that it’s spring and cold winter weather is already a thing …

Prepare your Roof for Rainy Season in Calgary

Filed under: Roof Repair - 05 Jun 2014

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Calgary experiences sudden, torrential rainstorms from June to July. These thunderstorms, that occur on an average of 22 days a year, can dump a huge amount of rain very quickly and cause …

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