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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 May 27th, 2022 in Blog

When Is the Best Time to Get a New Roof?

Some say spring is the best time to get a new roof. Some say that the winter is best. Nope, Summer has to be best to get a roof replacement. Oh, wait. Fall is considered the best time. How are you able to figure out the best time to get a new roof with all [...]  Read More

Published May 23rd, 2022 in Blog

How Long Does a Roof Last in Virginia?

How often should my roof be replaced? We recently gave an estimate to an apartment complex owner who needed multiple new roofs for his buildings. The roofs were only 10 years old. How long does a shingle roof last? Architectural shingles are supposed to last at least 20-25 years. Under correct installation. That was the [...]  Read More

Published May 19th, 2022 in Blog

The Four Most Popular Metal Roof Colors

What are the most popular metal roof colors for your next roof replacement? Our VP of Sales was asked this question, and he quickly responded by saying the following metal roof colors were the four most popular. Red – Green – Blue – Black But what is the most popular color for a metal roof? [...]  Read More

Published May 11th, 2022 in Blog

How Often Should You Get A Roof Replacement

Good news here! You shouldn’t need a roof replacement but every twenty to thirty years in the most common scenarios for asphalt shingle roofs! When was the last time you looked at the condition of your roof? It’s easy to ignore the condition of your roof if you don’t have any active leaks. You might [...]  Read More

Published May 9th, 2022 in Blog

BBB State of the Roofing Industry 2022

The state of the roofing industry report from BBB was released last week. 65% of roofing contractors are expecting sales to continue to climb. A competitive landscape for new roofing companies. This report stated that the start-up and maintenance costs are low to create your own roofing company. With basic tools, minimal safety equipment, and [...]  Read More

Published April 30th, 2022 in Blog

Choosing a roofer isn’t like choosing a restaurant

Are you in the middle of choosing a roofer for your new roof replacement? Don’t treat it like you would when you’re choosing a restaurant to eat at! How do you choose a restaurant? You didn’t think you’d be reading about how to choose a restaurant on a roofing company’s page, did you? There are [...]  Read More

Published April 28th, 2022 in Blog

What happens when you use Angi/HomeAdvisor

When you’re searching for home renovations or maybe even a roof replacement, odds are that you’ll run into either Angi or HomeAdvisor. What are Angi and HomeAdvisor? Angi and HomeAdvisor have a base of general contractors for your home’s projects. When you start searching for companies to help you with your project, you enter in [...]  Read More

Published April 28th, 2022 in Blog

I can’t get a roofing contractor to keep their word

We hear this all the time. You were the only roofing contractor who would give me an estimate. Or, you were the only roofing company that actually would show up! We are roofing contractors near you that follow through. What’s the deal with roofing companies not following through? If you google that sentence, you’ll find [...]  Read More

Published April 25th, 2022 in Blog

Lynchburg Roofing Contractors

There are plenty of roofing companies to pick from if you’re looking for Lynchburg roofing contractors. Some roofing companies provide different services and work with different roofing materials. How does Cenvar Roofing stand out and provide you with better service? Customer Focused Lynchburg Roofing Contractors We’d encourage you to take a look at reviews from [...]  Read More

Published April 18th, 2022 in Blog

Types Of Roofs For Richmond Homes

What Are the Five Most Common Types of Roof? Replacing a roof is a big endeavor. It costs more than most home repairs, and it causes disruption to the house while it’s being replaced. But it’s critical to replace a roof, especially in Richmond, VA, where the elements can wreak havoc on roofs.  So when [...]  Read More