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March 2018 - Windtop

Roof Safety-Top tips
Most homeowners do not think about checking their roofing until after a big storm, and we would advise in that event to get a professional roof inspector from a reputable roofing company such as Windtop Roofing.   Taking matters into your own hands We never advocate going up on the roof yourself to inspect potential damage.  If you insist, though, there are a few basic safety rules to follow. First of all, make sure you have an observer on the ground. Not only can they steady your ladder and keep an eye on you, it just makes sense to have somebody available to call the emergency services in case of an accident.   Safety first Use a pristine, slip-resistant ladder. Wait for ideal weather conditions; you should never attempt this
Roof Replacement Before Selling Your Home
When thinking about selling your home, you want to make sure that it has a great aesthetic appeal outdoors as well as inside. Having your roof inspected before you begin the sales process means that you can solve any potential problems before they start and increase the value of your home.   A roof replacement adds value to your sale Remodeling Magazine conducts a detailed survey every year comparing return on investment in housing improvements. According to the 2013 yearly report, having a roof replacement service before the sale of a home resulted in an average increase of $12,000. Furthermore, the survey found that homeowners who commit to a complete roof replacement see an average of 62.9% of the cost returned in additional sales value of the home.   Extended