Is a Class IV product hail proof?

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LET’S START WITH WHAT THE CLASS IV TESTING IS IT’S AN IMPACT RESISTANCE RATING PERFORMED BY UNDER WRITERS LABORTORY THE UL2218 PERFORMS A DROP TEST USING A 2” STEEL BALL THE SHINGLE MUST WITHSTAND ANY VISIBLE CRACKS THRIOUGHOUT THE PRODUCT THIS IS IMPORTANT FOR A FEW REASON IT WILL PROLONG YOUR ROOFS LIFE ESPECIALLY IN […]

3 Ways to Spot a Roofing Scam

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You’re having a quiet weekend at home minding your own business, when suddenly there’s a knock at the door. You open it to see a professionally dressed person with a clipboard standing on your porch. Immediately, you wonder what he’s selling and why. Without hesitation, he jumps into a pitch about a vague recent storm […]

Will Insurance Pay for my New Roof?

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It goes without saying that insurance companies consider roofs to be one of the most critical components of a home. They protect the occupants, property and house itself from catastrophe, and prevent the insurance company from having huge payouts from flooding. If a roof is already damaged, it’s more likely that they’ll have to payout […]

How to Tell if Your Roof was Damaged in a Storm

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A huge storm has hit your area. Nobody was hurt, but leaves, branches and other debris is scattered everywhere and cleanup is going to be a tremendous headache. Looking around, your house appears unscathed, but what about the roof? How can you be sure it’s not damaged or unsafe? Should a professional come take a […]