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How Your Roof Leak May Cause Electrical Problems

How Your Roof Leak May Cause Electrical Problems

Water and electricity don't mix. This old adage is as true today as the day it was first said. You don't want water getting into your home's electrical system. That's why electrical plugs are not installed within a certain distance of sinks, tubs, and showers, But, can a leaky roof cause electrical problems? (more…) Read more
The Cause Of Algae On Your Roof And How To Remove It

The Cause Of Algae On Your Roof And How To Remove It

Due to the humid, hot weather here in North Port and Sarasota, a lot of roofs have algae growing on them. Sometimes it's evident. Sometimes it's not. How do you know if you have algae on your roof and how do you remove it? (more…) Read more
How To Get A Job Well Done With Mark Kaufman Roofing

How To Get A Job Well Done With Mark Kaufman Roofing

Just about any handy person can say he or she is a roofer. Swing a hammer, cut a shingle -- how hard is that? If you have a roof installed by such a roofer, you will discover quickly how good roofing, quality installation, and dependable service is actually very hard to deliver. A vast gulf separates a mediocre roofer from an excellent roofer, but what separates a great roofer from an excellent roofer? (more…) Read more
When You Can And Cannot Reroof Over Existing Shingles

When You Can And Cannot Reroof Over Existing Shingles

Your existing layer of roof shingles is deteriorating and you need to get a new roof installed. One question you might have is "Can I reroof over existing shingles?" The answer is, "It depends." State regulations and the condition of your roof both play a role in determining if you need a roof replacement-tear off vs cover over. (more…) Read more
When You Should Reroof Your House

When You Should Reroof Your House

The decision to put a new roof on your home is a big one and represents a sizable investment. But knowing when it's time to re-roof isn't always clear.  The following are some things to take into consideration when deciding whether a roof replacement makes more sense for you and your home. (more…) Read more
Blog Image of The Benefits Of Tile For Your New Roof

The Benefits Of Tile For Your New Roof

Clay roof tile is one of the world's most popular roofing products. (more…) Read more
How To Make A Better World By Recycling Roofing

How To Make A Better World By Recycling Roofing

Asphalt shingles are a great roofing material. They come in many colors and styles, are easy to install, and can last over twenty years. No wonder they’re so popular. (more…) Read more
3 remarkable reasons why your house needs tile roofing

3 Remarkable Reasons Why Your House Needs Tile Roofing

If your home needs a new roof, you have quite a decision ahead of you. It's probably been a while since you chose new roofing material. With so many options on the market, it can be daunting to make the decision. Shingles are always going to be a popular choice; however, tile roofing might be the way for you to go this time. Here are just three of the many reasons why. (more…) Read more
How To Know If Your Roof Leak Will Require Replacement

How To Know If Your Roof Leak Will Require Replacement

A single roof leak might not always mean you need to have your entire roof replaced. It could be caused by several reasons, some of which are easily fixed with a minor repair. However, multiple leaks or signs of roof damage could mean it's time to replace your roof before more leaks or water damage to your home occur. (more…) Read more
Increase Shingle Rood Lifespan With Minor Repair

Increase Shingle Roof Lifespan With Minor Repairs

Shingle roofs are built to last for several years or even a few decades, but their lifespan can be shorter if they have serious damage. While you can’t prevent all types of severe and sudden damage, there are steps you can take to keep your shingle roof in good condition for as long as possible. Find out more about how preventative maintenance and minor repairs can extend your roof’s lifespan. (more…) Read more
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