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Roof Damage From AC Water Leak? Best Next Steps

In the summer months and even into early fall in AZ, we spend a lot of time cooling off.

And if you’re like most homeowners, that also means your air conditioning unit is working overtime to keep things chilly in Phoenix’s unrelenting desert heat. 

Since we’re no strangers to 100-degree weather, most of us take great care to maintain our AC units and ensure that they’re operating efficiently when we need them the most.

But there’s one thing many of us overlook: the roof. 

The air conditioning unit itself sits on your roof, so it’s easy to forget that it needs to be taken care of as well.

Unfortunately, neglecting your roof can lead to some serious problems down the line – specifically, water damage.

Read on to learn more about what you should do after roof damage from AC.

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5 Best Roofing Materials for Phoenix’s Extreme Heat

Phoenix is known for a lot of great things, but the extreme heat experienced during the summer months isn’t one of those things.

Installing an air conditioning system is one way to fight off the heat but if you’re looking for an additional way to keep the heat out and the cool air in, you could consider other options.

Like, say, the roof?

Your roofing system is the first line of defense against heat from the sun.

Extreme heat can take years off your roof if it’s not made using the right materials.

Get the most out of your roof by choosing these 5 best materials.

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10 Roof Fascia and Gutter Maintenance Tips

Professional roof fascia and gutter repair can become expensive, however, homeowners can avoid many common emergency issues with some simple maintenance tips!

By performing regular gutter maintenance and staying on top of any smaller repairs, you can avoid unnecessary expenses and inconveniences.

This is a worthy investment of our time, as the average cost of gutter replacement is $1,900, along with potential water damage costs.

Eventually, every roof needs replacing, but extending the life of your roofing system reduces the potential for frequent repairs or a full roof replacement too soon. 

Save money and avoid expensive repairs with these ten tips for roof fascia and gutter care!

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Calculating Roof Repair Cost: Factors That Impact Your Budget

Did you know that Phoenix, Arizona’s homeownership rate is almost 56%?

If your home is on the older side, you may have some roof issues.

Are you looking to repair a damaged roof?

Costs can vary depending on several significant factors.

Understanding these factors can help you estimate your budget with the highest accuracy possible.

In Phoenix, Arizona’s harsh weather, it’s crucial to address roof issues right away.

Keep reading to learn about the average roof repair cost.

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Weathering the Storm: How to Handle Roof Leaks in Heavy Rain

In 2022, large-scale weather events and climate disasters caused more than $1 billion in losses across the United States. While tornados, hurricanes, and flooding can devastate your home and property, you don’t need to weather a major storm for your home to suffer damage. 

A heavy rain can cause anything from a minor leak to major damage to your roof. This can lead to water damage inside your home, too.

You’ll no doubt wonder what to do when heavy rain strikes and you notice discoloration on your ceiling or a slow leak down your walls. Keep reading to learn what to do about roof leaks in heavy rain.

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Monsoon Roof Damage: How to Identify and Repair Common Issues

When you think of rain damage to your roof, that may make you a bit nervous.

But if you take it a step further and think of monsoon roof damage, that could be a complete disaster just as it was here in Arizona.

If you find yourself in that situation, you may be wondering what to do in order to check for monsoon roof damage and ensure that it doesn’t get worse by repairing it.

This guide will walk you through what to do in the case of a monsoon. 

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Roof Maintenance for Monsoon Season in Arizona

In Arizona, monsoon season officially runs from June 15th to September 30th.

Considering that much of the state gets 40-50% of its annual precipitation during this season, you can expect strong rain, as well as wind, extreme heat, and even dust storms (haboobs).

With all this in mind, is your home ready to take a battering?

Probably not. So before the monsoon season arrives, take the necessary steps to prep your property.

Read on to find out what you need to do in terms of roof maintenance for the monsoon season in Arizona.

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Why a Professional Roof Replacement Contractor is Worth the Investment

On average, roofs should be replaced every 50 years, which is why hiring the right person for the job is crucial. 

Finding a professional contractor is essential for protecting your home and extending the lifespan of your new roof.

But if you turn it into a DIY project, you could cause even more damage. 

If you’re still on the fence about hiring a pro, you’ve come to the right place.

Here’s why hiring roof replacement contractors is always worth the investment. 

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How to Choose the Right Roof Inspection Company for Your Needs

If you own one of the over 3 million housing units in Arizona, getting a roof inspection is important for your safety and finances.

The same applies to commercial property owners.

An up-to-date inspection can help you meet local regulations, improve your insurance policy, and keep your building safe.

Professional roof inspection companies are a vital part of this process.

Read on to learn how to choose the right certified roof inspector for your needs.

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Roof Replacement Options in Arizona: How to Choose the Right One

Do you remember the last time your roof was redone?

If not, or if it’s showing signs of wear and tear, it might be time to consider getting a roof replacement.

If you’ve never gone through the process of getting a new roof before, we know how daunting it can seem.

Here’s a breakdown of a few things to keep in mind as you think about your options.

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