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Save Money, Time, and Hassle When You Hire a Professional Roofing Company!

When it comes time for a roof repair or replacement, it's important that you hire a professional roofing contractor to complete the work. Hiring a handyman service that doesn't specialize in roofing or doing the work yourself can cost you big time in the long run. Find out why hiring a professional roofer at the Lake of the Ozark is important below!  #1 You're Not Risking Your Safety Being on your roof is dangerous; falling off can cause serious injury. When it comes to learning a new task, your sole focus is getting the task done. With that mindset, it's easy to forget about your surroundings. Professional roofers have experience being on roofs and take all the safety precautions necessary. #2 You'll Save Money in the Long Run The main reason people take on DIY projects is to save money. However, when it comes to something as important as your roof, you may end up spending more in the long run. Hiring a professional will make sure you get the job done right the fi

Make Sure to Hire a Commercial Roofing Contractor for Commercial Roofing - Here's Why!

 Roofing is roofing, right? When it comes to residential roofing versus commercial roofing, there is actually a big difference in the technique used for best roofing practices. If you own a business, it's important that you hire a roofer that is qualified and experienced with not just residential roofs but commercial roofs as well. Read on to learn about the differences from our residential and commercial roofing company at the Lake of the Ozarks !  Design  Even the very basis of commercial and residential roofing begins differently. The most common roofs for residential properties are pitched gable or hip roofs. When you think of a residential home, it’s more than likely the roof that comes to your mind first. Residential roofs tend to be easier to install and create, and typically the only obstacle might be a chimney or solar panels. When it comes to commercial roofing, pitched roofs are much less common. A typical commercial roof tends to have a low slope or is entirely flat. Co

Must Have Qualities in a Reputable Roofer!

Your roof is one of the most important components of your home because it protects the home from the outside elements. When it comes time for a replacement, hiring a reputable roofer is critical if you want long-lasting and durable roofing construction. Often, it can be overwhelming trying to choose the best roofer for the job. Not sure what qualities a reputable roofer should have? Read on to find out!  #1 A Reputable Roofer Provides Professional and Personal Service. Roofers come to your house to complete the work. Therefore, aside from quality work, you want quality service. You want to hire a company that shows professionalism, and provides great, personal service. Find a roofer that will answer their phone, be there when they say they will, provide an accurate estimate and get the job done right and on time. #2 A Reputable Roofer Is Licensed and Insured. Before hiring a roofing contractor, you want to ensure they are both licensed and insured. There are a lot of scams in the contr

Winter Hazards for Your Roof! ❄️🥶

 We are in the middle of winter and the Ozarks' has already experienced some harsh temperatures, snow, and ice. Although a wintery mix is a bit unpredictable in our area, when we do get cold temperatures, snow, and ice it can affect your roof. Read on to find out a few of the common hazards associated with winter from our roofing company at the Lake of the Ozarks !  #1 Ice Dams One of the biggest roofing concerns during the winter months is ice dams. An ice dam is the result of an accumulation of ice and water on the roof and under the shingles. They form when the upper areas of a roof are at above-freezing temperatures and the lower-hanging areas are below-freezing. Melting snow and ice runs down the roof and then re-freezes on the edge of the roof and in the gutters. Then water backs up and pools behind the ice dam, causing the possibility of a leak to form. Ice dams can potentially cause major water damage to your home if not addressed early on. #2 Icicles  In addition to ice da