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Most common villains causing your roof to leak

The two most dreaded words to a homeowner is a leaky roof.  Water can be insidious and can penetrate your home’s most vulnerable defences. A roof leak can damage your attic insulation, roof deck and can lead to mold and mildew growth.  The best defence is awareness and fast action. Even a small drip in…

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Ottawa Roof Leak Repair

Ottawa Roof Leak Repair   A successful roof leak repair is determining what is causing the roof leak and/or where the roof leak is coming from. Most often determining the source of the leak is quite easy, however, it may also turn out quite difficult to determine exactly where the water is coming from. Water…

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How long will Architectural Shingles Last In Ottawa’s Climate?

As Ottawa Roofing Contractors we are often asked how long will Architectural shingles last. A question we answer with honesty. We have seen Architectural shingles installed nearly 2 decades ago. These shingles using first generation of fiber glass technology are still looking to be in good shape. That leaves us confident in telling home owners…

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Mike Holmes: Sizing Up Siding Options

If your home needs new siding, Start Planning NOW Siding or cladding protects your home from the elements — especially precipitation — making it less vulnerable to mold, rot, and all their related issues. GET FREE ESTIMATION NOW! When it comes to materials, the three leading contenders are usually aluminum, vinyl, and fiber cement board.…

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Why Soffits and Fascias Are Important

Whether you’re hiring a pro or doing it yourself, it’s important to know the parts of your roof. An exterior soffit is located on the span beneath the rafter tails, while the fascia is the exposed horizontal band you see at the end of the rafters. These architectural elements found along the eave area do…