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  • When properly cared for, a roof can last for decades. The exact amount of time your roof will last will depend on the material it’s made of, how well you maintain it, and the weather [...]

    JS and R Roofing

    November 15, 2021

  • If you’ve been facing rising utility bills in recent months, your roof may be responsible. Over time, a roof can become less energy efficient, which can force your furnace and air conditioner to work harder. [...]

    JS and R Roofing

    September 20, 2021

  • Heavy rain can cause significant damage to your roof, but the extent of the problem might not be apparent right away. You might not even be aware of damage at all, at least at first. [...]

    JS and R Roofing

    September 20, 2021

  • If you’re planning to build a house, you may not be aware of all the roof types you can choose from. Here are some of the most popular roof designs and their pros and cons. [...]

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    September 1, 2021

  • Roof repair or replacement can be expensive. If you’re concerned about the cost, you may be tempted to do the work yourself. There are several reasons why that’s not a good idea. You Could Get [...]

    JS and R Roofing

    September 1, 2021

  • Proper ventilation is critical to prevent damage to your roof and other parts of your home. If you’ve experienced roof damage, ice dams, moisture buildup, or high utility bills, your roof may benefit from additional [...]

    JS and R Roofing

    August 12, 2021

  • If your roof is damaged or leaking, you don’t necessarily have to replace it. In many cases, it’s possible to take care of a problem with repairs or a patch. If the damage is significant, [...]

    JS and R Roofing

    August 12, 2021

  • If you’re in the market for a new roof and live at waterfront property, it’s important to consider some of the unique factors that play into your roof’s longevity before you make the move. Here [...]

    JS and R Roofing

    July 30, 2021

  • Several forms of insulation are commonly used in attics. Each has pros and cons and a different lifespan. It’s important to know which type(s) of insulation you have in your attic and approximately how long [...]

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    July 22, 2021

  • Roof problems can occur in any season, but there are some issues that are more common in the summer. If you notice any of these problems, get in touch with a local roofing contractor and [...]

    JS and R Roofing

    July 1, 2021

  • If you look up at your roof, you may notice discoloration caused by moss or algae. Both can make your home look unattractive and may cause damage to your shingles or make the roof unable [...]

    JS and R Roofing

    July 1, 2021

  • If your shoreline Connecticut home needs roof repairs, or if the roof is severely damaged or at the end of its lifespan and needs to be replaced, it’s important to choose a roofing company carefully. [...]

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    June 16, 2021