Roofing Articles by Smart Roofing
We understand that buying or replacing your roof is one of the more significant purchases you will make for your house. Our goal with these articles is to give you as much information about roof systems and guide your through the roof replacement process. If you have any specific questions that you would like answered, please don’t hesitate to email us as [email protected].
Component of a Good Roof System
While the color and quality of roof shingles is an important part of the roof purchase, when it comes to quality roof installations, it is also important to consider the entire roof system, which includes the materials underneath the roof shingles, as well as having proper attic ventilation and insulation.
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Common Roof Repair Problems in Toronto
We at Smart Roofing have fixed many types of roof problems in the Toronto area. In this article, we show you photos of roof repair problems that we as commonly encounter. If you notice these issues on your roof, we encourage you to deal with it right away before they start impacting other areas of your roof system.
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How Ice Dams Form and How to Prevent Them
Old Man Winter can be a dangerous enemy to home owners if the right protection is not put in place. Water damage from ice dams in the eaves and gutters of your roof can cause a number of costly problems to the integral structure and soundness of your home.
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What are the Causes of Attic Mold?
Your home’s attic plays a very important role in ensuring your roof system lasts a long time. As outlined in our article on the benefits of a properly ventilated and insulated attic, having a properly ventilated attic is key to an energy efficient attic. One consequence of not having a well functioning and improperly ventilated attic is the growth of attic mold.
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