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Recognize Roof Algae: Signs, Cause and ‘Affect,’ and Prevention

If you’re a homeowner in the four-state region of southwest Missouri, you know the humidity and changing weather can impact the appearance of your roof. One of the biggest problems is roof algae, precisely the blue-green variety.Although blue-green algae is not a particular health concern, it can devalue a home’s curb appeal and resale value. […]

By Phillip Camerer

Understanding Weather Impacts on Your Roof

When you think of a roof, you probably think of protection. That is what a roof is designed to do; protect you, your family, and your belongings from outside elements. The roof on your home is also the part of your home you want to save. The reason is that your roof can take a real […]

By Phillip Camerer

How to Hire A Roofing Contractor Amid Inflation

It’s been over two years since the COVID-19 pandemic began, and economies around the globe have felt the impact of the pandemic. Leaving no one and no industry untouched by the wake left behind by this passing pandemic.The construction industry suffered greatly from the supply chain issues that left a booming housing market struggling to […]

By Phillip Camerer

What to Consider When Selecting Roof Material

When you replace or repair a roof, you will have some critical decision-making to do. First, you’ll need to hire a roofing contractor and decide what roof to put on your home. In addition, there will be some other considerations, such as: Roof Pitch Shingle Style Environmental Durability Curb Appeal Material Warranties Roof PitchSince your […]

By Phillip Camerer

Advantages of Hiring A TAMKO® Pro Certified Roofing Contractor

National Roofing Week is a celebration during the first week of June. It’s a time to honor certified roofing contractors like those in the TAMKO Pro Certified Roofers program. TAMKO, a leading independent manufacturer of residential roofing shingles, is a family-owned business that began in 1944 with more than 75 years of industry experience; in […]

By Phillip Camerer

Top Three Popular Roofing Upgrades for Homeowners Looking to Sell

As a homeowner, you already recognize the value of your home’s appreciation. But to continue to make gains as homeowners, you have to continue to invest and care for your home to reap the financial rewards.In the last two years, home prices have risen nationwide. As a result, many home sellers and home buyers have […]

By Phillip Camerer

How Roofing Contractors Navigate Storm Season

As spring winds down, the summer months launch into a full assault from Mother Nature on homeowners and business owners. From floods to hail to high wind advisors, the National Weather Service (NWS) issues a litany of weather alerts, advisors, and warnings.For roofing contractors, navigating the storm season is all about a creative balance of […]

By Phillip Camerer

Where to Begin With Repairing a Tornado Damaged Roof

Tornado season is upon us in the four-state region, and for homeowners and businesses alike, that can mean suffering structural damage to your roof. For anyone who’s experienced a tornado up close and personal, it is very much a traumatic experience.High winds range from as low as 40 miles per hour (mph) to as high […]

By Phillip Camerer

Environmentally Conscious Roofing Options for Homes or Businesses

Last month, we talked about composite roofing, noting how eco-friendly that roofing material is for your home. So this month, we continue our discussion focused on popular environmentally conscious roofing options.There is a litany of environmentally conscious roofing options. But with literally hundreds of ecologically conscious phrases, like eco-friendly, it can be arguably confusing when […]

By Phillip Camerer

Pros and Cons of Using Composite Roofing on Your Home

If you’re a homeowner, replacing or repairing your roof is a significant expense. After all, not everyone can afford the cost of cedar shake shingles or a standing seam metal roof at today’s price points.Because of the expense, many homeowners are looking for a cost-effective and durable roof that will last. However, it’s not always […]

By Phillip Camerer