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Roofing Hot Springs National Park AR

Few parts of your house are exposed to the elements as completely as the roof. The roof has to rise above anything the sky throws at it - rain, snow, hail, ultraviolet radiation. These articles will provide you with information you will need when choosing a roof.
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Roof Maintenance Hot Springs National Park AR

Anyone living in a cold climate has seen ice dams - those sparkling bands of ice that form along a roof's edge in the heart of winter. While they may look beautiful in Hot Springs National Park, they can be quite destructive. Ice dams develop when snow on the upper part of the roof melts. Water runs down the roof slope under the blanket of snow and re-freezes into a band of ice at the roof's edge, creating a dam.

Roofing Materials Hot Springs National Park AR

Few parts of your house in Hot Springs National Park are exposed to the elements as completely as the roof. The roof has to rise above anything the sky throws at it - rain, snow, hail, ultraviolet radiation. Its surface suffers the extremes of temperature, in many places reaching 120° F in the summer sun and falling well below zero in the winter.

Roof Remodeling Supplies Hot Springs National Park AR

It's one of those remodeling efforts that probably won't net much return. A buyer just expects that the roof won't leak. So be prepared to shell out no less than $2,000, even if you have a small house. And if you have a large home and exacting roofing standards, the bill can be many multiples of that.

Gutters Hot Springs National Park AR

With his foundation cracked and moving at glacial speed inward, my neighbor called for help. Over the phone he said he also suspected the sill was rotten. Could I come over and take a look? Is this rotting sill and cracking foundation on the north side of the house, or on a side of the house with lots of shrubs close to the wall? I asked. Yes, he said. Both. And are there any gutters on that side of the house? No, he said, sounding increasingly puzzled.

Water Stain Removal Hot Springs National Park AR

Imagine looking up at the ceiling of your living room in Hot Springs National Park and finding a water stain - or even worse to suddenly feel water dripping on your head. The stain is something of a mystery, leaving most homeowners wondering exactly where the water is coming from. The idea of tearing apart a home to fix a leak can give the average homeowner a sick feeling in the pit of their stomach.

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ArmorLite Hot Springs National Park AR

Say good-bye to heavy asphalt roofing shingles and say hello to ArmorLite, a new roofing system that's up to eight times lighter than traditional roofing materials such as asphalt, concrete, clay or wood, yet is more weather-resistant and more durable.

Cool Metal Hot Springs National Park AR

The roof over your head in Hot Springs National Park could be costing you money in more ways than one. It's not something you usually think about in the winter, especially if you've got snow up to your eaves, but in just a few months the sun will be beating down on your roof, warming first your attic, then the rest of your home. And that could cost you when the summer cooling bills start arriving in your mailbox.

Green Roofing Options Hot Springs National Park AR

When choosing a roofing material, it's important to consider all the options available in Hot Springs National Park, as well as your climate, your home's requirements, and health and environmental issues. Some roofing materials contain carcinogens that can affect the health of a home's occupants.

Gutters Hot Springs National Park AR

With his foundation cracked and moving at glacial speed inward, my neighbor called for help. Over the phone he said he also suspected the sill was rotten. Could I come over and take a look? Is this rotting sill and cracking foundation on the north side of the house, or on a side of the house with lots of shrubs close to the wall? I asked. Yes, he said. Both. And are there any gutters on that side of the house? No, he said, sounding increasingly puzzled.

Power Roofs Hot Springs National Park AR

In a standard installation, the roof- or pole-mounted Windsave turbine feeds electricity into a grid-connected control box, called an inverter, which converts the wind power for home use.

Roof Coating Hot Springs National Park AR

A relatively simple way to reduce your cooling bills in Hot Springs National Park this summer is to brush a reflective coating onto your roof. An uncoated roof can absorb up to 83 percent of the sun's heat, while a coated roof can reflect up to 85 percent of the sun's heat and reduce energy consumption of air-conditioning systems. Plus, a coating can extend the life of your roof by reducing sun damage.

Roof Maintenance Hot Springs National Park AR

Anyone living in a cold climate has seen ice dams - those sparkling bands of ice that form along a roof's edge in the heart of winter. While they may look beautiful in Hot Springs National Park, they can be quite destructive. Ice dams develop when snow on the upper part of the roof melts. Water runs down the roof slope under the blanket of snow and re-freezes into a band of ice at the roof's edge, creating a dam.

Roof Remodeling Supplies Hot Springs National Park AR

It's one of those remodeling efforts that probably won't net much return. A buyer just expects that the roof won't leak. So be prepared to shell out no less than $2,000, even if you have a small house. And if you have a large home and exacting roofing standards, the bill can be many multiples of that.

Roofing Materials Hot Springs National Park AR

Few parts of your house in Hot Springs National Park are exposed to the elements as completely as the roof. The roof has to rise above anything the sky throws at it - rain, snow, hail, ultraviolet radiation. Its surface suffers the extremes of temperature, in many places reaching 120° F in the summer sun and falling well below zero in the winter.

Shingles Hot Springs National Park AR

Pre-1900 shingles were traditionally made of wood, stone and metal. Shingles made of these solid natural materials are known to last for decades, even a century or more with proper maintenance.

Water Stain Removal Hot Springs National Park AR

Imagine looking up at the ceiling of your living room in Hot Springs National Park and finding a water stain - or even worse to suddenly feel water dripping on your head. The stain is something of a mystery, leaving most homeowners wondering exactly where the water is coming from. The idea of tearing apart a home to fix a leak can give the average homeowner a sick feeling in the pit of their stomach.