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How a Simple Roof Inspection Can Save You Money

How a Simple Roof Inspection Can Save You Money

Learn how a roof inspection can save you money by helping to identify minor flaws and major risks to your roof’s stability. Prepare for the rough New England winter by scouting out your roof, and protect against financial loss by fixing the problems you find. When in doubt, call in a licensed roofing contractor for a second opinion.

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How To Safely Remove Snow From Your Roof

How To Safely Remove Snow From Your Roof

It's that time of the year again in New England. The time of blizzards and winter storm warnings and constantly checking the local weather forecasts. But, we're used to it, right? We've been through it a thousand times. Six to fifteen inches of snow is a...

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How Often Do Roofs Need To Be Replaced?

How Often Do Roofs Need To Be Replaced?

If you’ve done just a little digging into this question, you’ve probably come across the “25-30 year rule” for replacing your roof. That figure is used as a benchmark. Most residential roofs need replacing within that window. However, there are quite a few variables to consider…

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5 Things to think about before installing a skylight

5 Things to think about before installing a skylight

Thinking of installing a skylight in your home? Great choice. Not only do skylights bring in an average of 30% more natural sunlight than normal windows, but studies even suggest that this increased exposure can even improve our mood. The right skylight...

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What you should know about gutter maintenance

What you should know about gutter maintenance

Gutters can often be overlooked but are a very important system that protects your home. Their purpose is to redirect rainwater away from vulnerable parts of your home, ensuring that water never deteriorates a structure or causes unnecessary damage

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What to look for in a roof before buying a home

What to look for in a roof before buying a home

Buying a house is a really big investment. And for most, probably the biggest made in a lifetime. With that, there are many things to consider before signing the papers. The condition of the house is obviously one of the most important considerations to...

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Key Danger Signals Of A Failing Roof

Key Danger Signals Of A Failing Roof

Learn the Signs That Your Roof Needs Repair Dont get caught with sudden, costly repairs. Keep a close eye on your roof and learn how to spot problems before they severely impact your wallet with these 7 danger signs. 1. A leak in the attic....

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The Do’s and Don’ts of Rooftop Snow Removal

The Do’s and Don’ts of Rooftop Snow Removal

Although the presence of a light layer of snow on your rooftop may initially seem harmless, the accumulation of greater amounts of snow on your roof can become dangerous. The pile of snow that collects becomes heavy, and this can then threaten the...

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DIY Roof Repair vs Professional Roof Repair

DIY Roof Repair vs Professional Roof Repair

At Flynn Roofing, we know homeowners frequently struggle with the decision whether to do their own home repairs or calling in a professional. Some are considering the expense of hiring a professional contractor. Others merely enjoy flexing their...

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