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Why Getting a Roof Inspection is Important

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You likely don't think about your roof often, but when was the last time you had your roof inspected by a professional? Getting your roof inspected can help to prolong the life of your roof. Not sure why a roof inspection is important? Read on to find out six reasons you could benefit from a roof inspection from our Lake of the Ozarks Roofing Company .  #1 To Prevent Expensive Roof Repairs or Replacement  Without regular inspections, minor wear and tear can evolve into major roofing problems. By the time roof damage becomes clearly evident, there's likely already major damage done to the roof, your home's structure, and potentially the interior of your home as a result of leaks. An inspection will be able to address minor repair issues before they turn into expensive roof repairs or even the need for a roof replacement. #2 To Assess Storm Damage and Aid in Insurance Claims High winds, hail, and other severe weather events can cause roof damage that may lead to the need for

1st Annual Pumkin Chunkin Palooza's Got Talent Presented by Above & Beyond Roofing!

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Do you have a special talent that you would like to show off? You won't want to miss the opportunity to participate in the 1st Annual Pumkin Chunkin Palooza's Got Talent event happening at the Ozarks Amphitheater this fall! You have the chance to win the grand prize of $5,000! Our Lake of the Ozarks roofing company is proud to be the presenting sponsor for this event! Read on to get all the details for how to sign up! 1st Annual Pumkin Chunkin Palooza's Got Talent Saturday, September 25th – Ozarks Amphitheatre Gates open at 6:00 pm Performances begin at 7:00 pm Perform your talent to win the Grand Prize. The competition will have 10 performers. The audience will vote using the purchased tickets. Tickets are $20.00, includes a ballot for the first round and final round. Send in Your Videos SOON! Performers submit your video of your talent via email and the application and processing fee to pcpgottalent1@gmail.com . Top 10 performers will be chosen by August 20th, with 3 alte

Pumkin Chunkin Palooza is Back This Fall! 🎃🎃🎃

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 The Lake's Biggest Family Fall Festival, Pumkin Chunkin Palooza, is coming back to the Lake of the Ozarks this year on  Saturday, September 25th, 2021 .  Above & Beyond  Roofing is proud to be the event sponsor this year to bring the Lake of the Ozarks a family-friendly fall event! Organized and presented by the Laurie-Sunrise Beach Rotary Club and its members, the event is aimed at showcasing the Rotary working together to better serve the lake areas charities, clubs, and non-profit organizations. Read on to learn more about this fun fall event from your  favorite roofing company at the Lake of the Ozarks ! Photo Credit: FunLake.com When  Saturday, September 25th, 2021 - 10:00 am - 4:30 pm Where  Ozarks Amphitheater 2629 North Business Route 5  Camdenton, Mo 65020  About Pumkin Chunkin Palooza  This one-day fall festival at the Lake of the Ozarks is fun for the whole family! This is a community fundraiser brought to you by the Laurie Sunrise Beach Rotary. There will be tons o

4th of July Fireworks Around the Lake of the Ozarks!

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Happy 4th of July weekend from Above & Beyond Roofing ! It's going to be a great weekend for celebrating here at the Lake of the Ozarks! Of course, your weekend isn't complete without enjoying fireworks. There will be several spots to view fireworks by land and on the water all weekend. Read on to get all the details from our Lake of the Ozarks Roofing Company !  Linn Creek Independence Day Celebration - July 2 Lake of the Ozarks Soccer Association Fields Lake Rd 54-69 and Cape Woods, Linn Creek 573-346-3200 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm Fireworks at Captain Ron's Bar & Grill - July 2 82 Aloha Lane, Sunrise Beach Fireworks at dark Independence Day Celebration at Dale Hollow Winery - July 2 314 E. 1st St, Stover Concert by Jackson Fisher, Food truck, and Fireworks at sundown. 5 pm - 9 pm Free Concert & Fireworks at Regalia Hotel - July 2 - 4 250 Racquet Club Drive, Lake Ozark Free Concerts all weekend - Fireworks on Friday July 2nd Fireworks at Millstone Marina - July

Avoid Roof Damage Caused by Fireworks with These Tips! 🎆

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 It's already that time of year again where we are seeing firework stands pop up everywhere! Fireworks are a lot of fun and a great way to celebrate! However, it's important to take necessary precautions when setting off fireworks at home. Roof damage can easily occur if you aren't being carful. Read on to get a few tips for keeping your roof free of firework damage this summer!   Clear Your Roof of Any Debris  Before shooting off any fireworks near your home, be sure there's no debris sitting on your roof. Dry leaves, sticks and other debris tend to gather in roof valleys and gutters. These types of material can quickly turn a small spark from a firework into a blazing fire. By clearing your roof ahead of time, you'll decrease the risk of a house fire if a firework does accidentally land on your roof. Regular cleaning of your gutters, not just around the 4th of July, will help you avoid roof issues throughout all the seasons. Trim Back Any Overhanging Trees  Not on

Summer Roofing Issues to Keep an Eye Out For 👀🏡

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Summer is here and things are heating up outside! With changing climates and summer storms, there are a few things you should keep an eye out for regarding your roof. Keeping up with regular maintenance and catching issues early on can help extend the life of your roof. Read on to find out what you should be watching out for this summer!  1. Summer Storm Damage  Summer storms bring heavy rains, high winds and sometimes even hail, which can all affect our roofs. Wind can lift shingles, allowing water to get up under them. Hail can puncture your shingles, also making space for water to infiltrate your roof. Seemingly minor issues could turn out to be a bigger issue if rain water gets to the roof deck and starts leaking into your home. After a storm hits, it's a good idea to have your roof inspected for any damage. When an inspection is needed this summer, call 573-302-0354 to schedule your  FREE roof inspection at the Lake of the Ozarks . 2. Moss & Algae Growth The summer season

Important Questions to Ask Your Roofing Contactor

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Is a new roof in your near future? When it comes time for a roof replacement, choosing the right contractor for the job is important. A new roof is an investment so investing in the right roofing contactor at the Lake of the Ozarks is critical. Take time to ask questions before making the final decision for your roofing contractor. Not sure what you should ask? Read on to get a list of question to ask your roofing contractor.  Question #1: Do you have the necessary licenses and insurance required for a roofing contractor in this area? Roofing can be a dangerous job, that requires proper training, licenses, and insurance. You want to make sure they have a current license, general liability insurance, and workman's comp insurance. Be sure to ask for the relevant paperwork as proof. At  Above & Beyond Roofing , we carry insurance and workman's comp for all employees. Question #2: How long have you been in the roofing business? How much experience do your employees have?  Your

Homeowners Guide to Your Roof! 📕 🏡

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If you own a home, it's important to understand the common maintenance tasks associated with your home. Your roof is an important structural aspect of your home and understanding the ins and outs of roofing maintenance can help prolong the life of your roof! Read on to get a homeowners guide to your roof from our Lake of the Ozarks roofing company !  #1 Roof Leaks Aren't Always Obvious.  When you think about a leaky roof, you might picture a gaping hole in your ceiling. Unfortunately, leaks aren't always that obvious. In fact, they can go undetected for quite some time, causing all sorts of other issues in your home. This is why regular  Lake of the Ozarks roof inspections  are important. Many times, rainwater will slip in around a missing nail or slide its way along with the underlayment before soaking into your ceiling and insulation. Bubbling paint on the ceiling, wall discoloration, or mold growth could all be signs that you have a leak somewhere. #2 Roofs Don't Las

3 Benefits of a Roof Inspection After a Storm

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Storms have the ability to wreck havoc on your roof. We have had quite a bit of rain in the Ozarks and it's possible your roof could could have gotten damaged in the last few weeks. It's a good idea to have your roof inspected after a severe storm. Read on to find out why getting a roof inspection at the Lake of the Ozarks post storm could be a good idea!  1. To Find Damages You Can't See from the Ground.  Storm damage to your roof isn't always visible to the naked eye, and especially from the ground. Getting up on a ladder and walking around your roof is quite dangerous, and it's best to leave the roof inspections to the professionals. They have the experience and expertise, knowing what to look for and how to properly walk on your roof without causing more damage. 2. To Save You Money in the Long Run.  After a storm, it's easy to neglect seemingly minor repairs, but those issues can easily grow into bigger problems if not addressed. Not only can a timely ins

Why is My Roof Leaking? 6 Causes of a Leaky Roof 💦☔

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When it rains for long periods of time, it's possible you will find that you have leaky roof. While a leaking roof should be addressed in a timely manner, you may be wondering what caused the leak. Knowing the causes can help in prevention and minimize the likelihood of a leaking roof in the future. Read on to find our a few causes of a leaking roof from our roofing company at the Lake of the Ozarks !  Shingles and Fasteners During heavy winds or a storm, shingles can be damaged and fasteners can become dislodged, leaving an open space for water to make its way down into your roof. Trim down any trees in close proximity to or above your roof. Trees that are not properly trimmed back can fall piercing your shingles and creating leaks. Quality of Work Improper installation and poor workmanship are one of the major contributing reasons that homeowners experience leaks and water damage. When choosing a roofer, it is imperative to have a highly qualified professional, who is experienced

Roof Maintenance Tips for Spring and Summer Storms! ⛈️⛈️⛈️

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Spring is not over quite yet, and spring storms are on their way! It's important to ensure your roof is ready for heavy rain from both spring and summer storms. It's never to late to do some maintenance around your home to help prolong the life of your roof. Read on to get a few tips from our roofing company at the Lake of the Ozarks!  Storm damage can include missing, loose, lifted or damaged roof shingles. Wind-driven debris often cause the most roof damage during summer storms. Spring storms can knock trees, power lines or poles onto roofs, puncturing shingles or even causing structural damage. High winds can exacerbate roof defects that are already present, such as blisters, or neglected termination points. Severe spring storms can also cause flash flooding, which can lead to a fast accumulation of water on your roof. This can burden the gutter system with a large amount of weight, which can lead to roof and gutter damage. Roof leaks are also fairly common during the spring

When Should I Get My Roof Inspected? 🤔

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You've probably heard already that Above & Beyond offers FREE, No Obligation, Roof Inspections at the Lake of the Ozarks , but what you may be wondering is, when should I get my roof inspected? Keeping your roof in great shape is critical in protecting your home from the outside elements. Read on to find out when a roof inspection could be beneficial!  Is it possible I have hail or wind damage?  Hail storms and tornadoes are both popular weather occurrences in Missouri. If your home is subject to any type of severe weather, it's possible your roof sustained storm damage. If other homes on your block have roof damage, it's definitely a good idea to have yours checked out. Since we offer  free roof inspections at the Lake of the Ozarks , it doesn't hurt to have your roof looked at after a big storm. Do I have missing or lifted roof shingles?  It’s not always easy to spot roof issues from the ground. However, if you notice any missing or lifted roof shingles, you'r

Metal or Asphalt Roof?

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 When it comes times to replace your roof at the Lake of the Ozarks , it's important to take some time to weigh the options you have for materials. The two most common roofing materials are metal and asphalt shingles. While both are great options, there are pros and cons of both. Not sure which material is best? Read on to learn more about these materials from our Lake of the Ozarks roofing company !  Benefits of a Metal Roof Asphalt roofing may have been the most popular roofing material at one time, metal roofing is working it's way up there. While the initial cost may be higher than asphalt roofing, the benefits may prove to outweigh those costs. Here are just a few of the benefits of a metal roof vs. an asphalt one: Lower cost over time, as it requires less maintenance  Better longevity, lasts 2-3 times longer than asphalt Very durable, often backed by 50 years to lifetime warranties Holds up well in most weather conditions  Lighter weight than asphalt Better at keeping you

My Roof Is Buckling: What Should I Do?

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 If you notice that a few of your shingles are lifting away from your roof, it's possible that your roof is beginning to buckle. A buckling roof should raise concern and it's important that you get it looked at in a timely fashion. Not sure what a buckling roof or what action steps you should take? Read on to get a few tips from our roofing company at the Lake of the Ozarks !  What Causes a Buckling Roof  When your roof is buckling, it resembles a large air bubble that stretches the roof sheathing, felt, and shingles. This can be caused by a variety of different circumstances: Improper Installation of Felt or Underlayment -  Buckling can occur when the felt or underlayment is not installed properly. If these products are wrinkled, it can easily show through the roof shingles, as the shingles are installed over it.  Movement in the Roof Deck -  The roof decking is the plywood sheets that cover your home, under the shingles. If these boards are not installed properly, with spacer