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At Cenvar Roofing we value education. This roofing blog is one of the ways we can provide educational roofing content to our current and future customers. Whether you’re looking for information about roofing materials, helpful tips, DIY roof maintenance ideas, or information about specific roofing products, you’ll probably find the answer here!

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Published October 31st, 2022 in Blog

What to Ask a Roofing Contractor

Questions You Should Always Ask a Roofing Contract Do you have a license? Are you local? Do you have workman’s comp and general liability insurance? How long have you been in business? Do you have a portfolio of your past work? Will my project need a building permit? Do you use roofing subcontractors? Are you [...]  Read More

Published October 25th, 2022 in Blog

Types Of Roofing Materials

What To Know About The Types Of Roofing Materials When you’re looking to add a new roof to your home, either because you want to change or update the look or there’s been damage to your roof, it’s essential to take into consideration the types of roofing materials that are out there so that you [...]  Read More

Published October 18th, 2022 in Blog

Pros And Cons of Roof Repair Vs Replacement

How do you know if you need a roof repair or a complete roof replacement? Maybe you’re tired of the style and need an update, or you’re experiencing leaks and drooping ceilings. Making the right decision sooner rather than later can save you a lot of money, but knowing which choice is the right one [...]  Read More

Published October 4th, 2022 in Blog

What happens if your roofing company goes bankrupt?

A google search for the largest residential roofing company in America resulted in Petersen Dean being listed as the second largest. The only problem with this result is the company went bankrupt in 2020. This roofing company had been around since the 80s and homeowners had their projects scheduled after placing deposits down for their [...]  Read More

Published September 26th, 2022 in Blog

What is Ice and Water Shield?

What is Ice and Water Shield, and why is it important? Ice and water shield is simply a peel-and-stick barrier between your shingles and the roof.  It does what the name suggests. It protects or shields the roof decking from ice and water.    Multiple layers protect your roof decking, and shingle manufacturers require ice [...]  Read More

Published September 20th, 2022 in Blog

What affects how much a roof costs?

A popular question when people are considering getting a new roof is how much a new roof will cost. This post will cover mainly shingle roofing.  Unfortunately, there is no one-size-fits-all for this question. If you were to call us today and ask for a ballpark on how much replacing your roof would cost, we’d [...]  Read More

Published July 26th, 2022 in Blog

Is Your Roof Ready for Solar?

When is your roof ready for solar? Common questions about solar Can solar panels go on any roof? Are solar panels on shingle roofs okay? Are metal roofs better for solar panels? Which type of roof is best for solar panels? What is the best roof design for solar panels? In previous blog posts, we’ve [...]  Read More

Published July 20th, 2022 in Blog

Does a Metal Roof Make Your House Hotter?

Common questions around metal roofs and heat. Do metal roofs keep the house cooler? Do metal roofs attract more heat? Does a metal roof keep the house warmer in winter? Do black metal roofs make houses hotter? Get to the answer: Do metal roofs make houses hotter? Research shows that metal does not make your [...]  Read More

Published July 11th, 2022 in Blog

Metal Roof vs Shingles: Which Is Best for The Price?

Metal roof vs shingles: is metal better than shingles? Metal vs shingle roofing – which one should you choose? There are a number of options to choose from when the time comes to replace your roof. Two of the most popular options are asphalt shingles and metal roofing. Both have their pros and cons so [...]  Read More

Published July 8th, 2022 in Blog

Drip Edge: What You Should Know About Drip Edge

What should I know about drip edge? First off, what is drip edge on a roof? Drip edge is a roofing component that is a piece of roofing flashing used to direct water away from the fascia and the roof into the gutter. Table of Contents: Is drip edge necessary for your roof? When did [...]  Read More