Reusing vs. Replacing Old Roof Sheathing

Replacing the roof on your house is an enormous project. It’s tough, backbreaking work just removing the old shingles and installation is an art form. Wisely, you chose to hire a professional, certified contractor to get the job done but it turns out some of the roof sheathing was damaged and needs to be replaced. Which begs the question: Should you save the rest of the old roof sheathing or replace it? With 25 years’…

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Top 5 Reasons To Work With a Certified Roofing Contractor

The roof over your head makes everything you do inside of it possible. Raising a family, spending time together, and enjoying hobbies. Entertaining friends, working at your job, and nurturing a new pet. In all cases you count on your home to keep you safe and protect you from harsh weather. And that is precisely why you should select a manufacturer-certified roofing contractor like Mark’s Custom Exteriors. There is no shortage of roofing companies and…

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Architectural Shingles vs. 3 Tab Shingles

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When it comes to residential roofing, the two most common types of asphalt shingles are architectural shingles and 3-tab shingles. To help you discern the difference, we have broken down the pros and cons of each type.

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The major advantages of a full roof replacement

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In terms of home improvements, roof repair is usually at the bottom of people’s priority list. You can’t fix your roof yourself, and it’s expensive. But in terms of a long-term investment, a full roof replacement can do a lot for your property. Here are some reasons to consider moving a full roof replacement to the top of your home improvement list. Curb appeal If you’re considering selling your home in the future, you should…

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