Jack Cottrell, Author at Jack The Roofer
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Ice Dams: How to Keep Them From Coming Back

Left unattended for too long, ice dams can cause roof leaks and permanent damage to your roof. It’s a recurring issue every winter, but you can prevent them from coming back by taking a few precautions. … read more

NorthGate® Shingles: How They Can Protect Your Home

Extreme weather events have become more erratic and more frequent, which is why conventional shingles are no longer enough. To protect your roof against hailstones and strong winds, you need to install Class 4 shingles, the highest possible impact-resistance rating in the industry.  For our clients, we recommend CertainTeed® NorthGate® designer shingles. Here’s why.… read more

Going on 75: Why Homeowners Prefer TAMKO® Products

While you can’t base your purchases solely on a product’s brand, doing so can help you narrow down your choices. TAMKO® is one of the most trusted names in the home construction sector, having been in the industry for 75 years now. There are many reasons why so many of our customers prefer this brand.… read more

Common Flat Roofing Problems and How to Avoid Them

You need to keep an eye out for the most common flat roofing problems – the sooner you have a contractor fix them, the better. Flat roofs are notoriously prone to leaks, but with proper maintenance, you can prevent them from happening. … read more