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Asphalt Shingle Details to Think About

Asphalt shingles make a great roof covering for the discerning home owner. They can look positively stylish after adding a few tweaks we consider here...
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Hail Resistant Options for Asphalt Shingles

Asphalt shingles continue to be one of the most widely used roofing covers in North America on account of installation cost and long life span. Indeed...
Roof Sheathing And Replacement Costs20190424012640

Roof Sheathing And Replacement Costs

A roof stripped down to the very basics comprises a frame resting on walls, and a covering over it to complete the building envelope. There are many d...
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Is It Time to Replace Your Asphalt Roof Shingles or Is The Damage Cosmetic?

A shingle roof comprises a large number of identical overlapping sheets laid in rows from the bottom up. However unlike tiles, these lie flat against ...
How Red Cedar Wood Is Ideal For Exterior Use20181227022912

How Red Cedar Wood Is Ideal For Exterior Use

Canada’s giant, magnificent cedars can grow an impressive 60 metres tall provided they have rich soil to sink their roots. We find these ‘thuja plicat...
Warning Signs Your Asphalt Roof May Need Replacing20181107014812

Warning Signs Your Asphalt Roof May Need Replacing

Asphalt is a naturally occurring residue formed from remains of microscopic algae, and other once-living things. Canada has one of the largest deposit...
The Impact of UV Rays On Exteriors of Buildings20180704013921

The Impact of UV Rays On Exteriors of Buildings

Ultra violet light, or UV for short, is just off the spectrum we human beings can see. However, it has other, non-visible effects including sunburn an...
How Engineered Wood Siding Is a Greener Alternative20180221080053

How Engineered Wood Siding Is a Greener Alternative

Engineered wood is a composite board in which wood derivatives bind together with adhesives. These derivatives may be particles, strands, fibres or ot...