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What is a built-up roof? A built-up roof is created by “building” layers of bitumen, a viscous substance that is gathered as a byproduct of the petroleum industry, with other materials. You typically see bitumen used to smooth the surface of the road, but its tough, sticky consistency makes it a great material for flat or gently sloped rooftops as well.

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You can’t underestimate the importance of good lighting. Some simple sunlight can transform a drab and depressing room into a bright, inviting space. If you want to bring more natural light into your home, you might consider installing skylights. In addition to letting in more light, skylights can add visual height to a room and lower your energy consumption. Let's explore the many benefits of skylights.

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Selecting a roofing system involves a lot more than comparing different roofs’ aesthetics and costs. Although your roof’s visual appeal and your bottom line are certainly important, you also must consider the system’s required maintenance, the installation and repair processes, and your needs as a property owner. To start, explore the pros and cons of modified bitumen roofing systems below.

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Installing shingles made of natural wood is a great way to customize your home. In addition to creating a rustic appearance that your neighbors are sure to envy, wood shingles have many functional benefits worth investigating. Check out our newest blog post to explore the pros and cons of wood shingles.

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A metal roof is a valuable investment for a homeowner. Metal roofs are known to last much longer than many other common roofing materials, and they don’t require much effort to maintain. That said, you still need to conduct metal roof maintenance regularly to protect your investment and ensure that your roof remains in good condition for years to come.

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If you’re planning to conduct a rubber roof repair, use our tips and tricks for help.

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Hot tar roofing can substantially reduce energy costs, eliminate the effects of ultraviolet radiation, and decrease the need for routine maintenance.

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Thermoplastic polyolefin (TPO) is a unique type of roofing membrane that has become increasingly popular due to its economical installed cost and performance advantages. As facilities managers and administrators face the difficult demands of growing power requirements and shrinking budgets, TPO roofing can provide excellent energy efficiency, UV protection, and chemical resistance.

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Although metal roofing initially costs more than other types of roofs, it will last longer than asphalt and can provide significant savings in the long term. However, you need to know how to install metal roofing correctly to avoid certain roofing problems. For example, you must install flashing around vents, chimneys, and valleys to prevent water from damaging the roofing system. When properly installed, metal roofing can last for decades.

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If you will soon be investing in a new commercial roof, explore the pros and cons of PVC roofing systems. They're strong and resistant to wind, fire, and chemicals.
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