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Category: Roof Repair

hail damage bruise on laminated shingle
Posted on April 6, 2022 by baker-admin
Does hail damage lead to roof leaks and water damage? Absolutely! If the hail damage is not addressed, it is not a matter of if but when it becomes a roof leak and water damage. What is Hail Damage? Hail damage, at minimum, is when hailstones hit a shingle and knock off the granules leaving the bare asphalt shingle exposed. Hail damage can also create a "bruise" on the shingle, which is a soft spot, or a complete hole through the shingle. Read More...
Roofing buying guide 2022
Posted on February 21, 2022 by baker-admin
How do you know when you need a new roof? When your roof is over ten years old, it is a good idea to start thinking about replacing it. Roofs in Texas tend to wear out much quicker for several reasons, including severe weather and UV ray degradation. It would be best if you had your roof inspected to check for damages. However, some roofs may last much longer. Another way to tell is if your roof requires repairs more often. Read More...
DIY Roof Replacement
Posted on August 20, 2021 by baker-admin
Is DIY roof replacement a good idea? For some, the answer might be yes, but for most, the answer would be a hard no. As a teenager growing up in Texas, I spent a few summers working on roofing crews. We replaced roofs on apartments complexes throughout DFW, installed copper metal roofs on buildings off the shores of Lake Ray Hubbard, and countless roofs on residential homes across the metroplex. Read More...
damaged roof shingle repair needed
Posted on June 29, 2021 by baker-admin
Replacing your asphalt roof is expensive; however, there comes a time when repairing your roof becomes more costly than replacing it. Knowing when you should replace your roof or repair it will save you money in the long run. The highest-quality roofs will eventually need repair. You should expect an average of 3-5 roof repairs over the lifespan of the roof, although this number good varies greatly. Of course, Read More...
shingle hail damage bruise old roof
Posted on May 12, 2021 by baker-admin
So the other night, there was a heavy rainstorm, and your house was hit by hail, but how do you know if there was hail damage and what does hail damage look like? If you own a home in Texas, you already know that you will have guys knocking on your door any time hail falls in your area. They will all tell you that you have hail damage, and they know this because your neighbor had hail damage also. Read More...
White Roof Coating Applied with Roller
Posted on November 24, 2020 by baker-admin
Repairing your roof with a roof coating is not only a durable, lasting repair but it is also a way to extend your entire flat roof's lifespan Roof coatings, or liquid-applied membrane (LAM), is a perfect solution for many flat roof substrates such as TPO, concrete, modified bitumen, metal, and asphalt. LAM roof coatings cure to a rubber-like membrane material. The benefit of a roof coating is that it does not have any seams. Read More...
Handful of Hailstones
Posted on May 18, 2020 by baker-admin
If you wondering does hail lead to roof leaks and water damage, then you have come to the right place. Hail damage, both small and large, can lead to much worse damage if left unattended. Small roof repairs can become major issues. Size Matters When it comes to hail damage, it is true, size matters. Not all hail will damage your roof and cause leaks, but this depends on several factors, Read More...
Roof Leak Repair
Posted on May 11, 2020 by baker-admin
Learning how to stop a leaking roof during a heavy rainstorm can mean thousands of dollars less in repairs. Roof leaks come in different sizes. Some could take months to develop into visible damage, while other leaks are much more dramatic. Learn how to make a temporary roof repair that will hold up long enough to keep the damage down to a minimum. Once the storms have passed, Read More...
How do you know when your roof needs to be replaced
Posted on May 2, 2020 by baker-admin
More than 75% of homes in America have asphalt roof shingles installed on them. But how do you know when your roof needs to be replaced? While asphalt shingles come in many names, styles, and colors, the majority of roofs have either a 25-year or 30-year shingle. A 25-year shingle is the standard older 3-tab shingle from the past. The 30-year shingle is architectural or laminated, meaning it has an additional layer laminated on top. Read More...
Posted on April 28, 2020 by baker-admin
Metal roofs like standing seam and r-panel systems are incredibly durable and long-lasting. You can expect a 60 plus year lifetime with proper maintenance. Metal roofing has long been the choice for barns, farmhouses, modern homes, and industrial buildings alike. Strength, sustainability, and attractiveness are all significant benefits of metal roofing. However, Read More...