Blog : roof repairs

How to prepare your roof for winter: Part 4

This fourth video of our series is about flashings; what they are, and how having them installed correctly can help protect your roof and home during the rain. Is your roof ready for the winter?

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Preparing your roof for Winter: Part 3

This third video in our series talks about how to tell if your roof needs to be repaired or replaced, how to identify old and worn out shingles, and what steps you should take to fix it. Is your roof … Continue reading

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Fix it Faux Pas: Pop Box Repair

If all else fails use your soda pop box to fix your leaky roof! After all, it is thicker and stronger than regular cardboard 😉

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Roofmax Training

Roofmax has always believed in staying ahead of the curve and up to date in all the latest training that our manufacturers offer. This week we had the privilege of having GAF come in for some in house training with … Continue reading

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Fix it Faux Pas: How many tires does it take to fix a roof?

My only question when I see this picture is, how many tires did it take to fix this leak?… oh, and did it work? picture via here

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Fix it Faux Pas: There’s a hole in my Roof

One of the thriftiest roof repairs I have ever seen! It doesn’t get much easier then taking your door mat to the roof. My only question is, how effective was it exactly? picture via here

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Fix it Faux Pas: Leaky pipes

Can you imagine walking into your basement and seeing this? It looks like a scene from a horror film, a home owners worst nightmare. I bet the kids were disappointed that it wasn’t quite cold enough to turn into an … Continue reading

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Fix it Faux Pas: Indoor Gutter

Apparently gutters can be used both outside AND inside. Who knew fixing a leak was that easy? Do you have any pictures of fix it faux pas that you’ve seen? Send them to roofmaxblog (at) gmail (dot) com. picture via … Continue reading

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Are you grateful for your roof this Thanksgiving?

When counting your blessings this week don’t forget to be grateful for the roof over your head. Having a safe place to protect your family should be one of your most important priorities. Often it isn’t until your roof begins … Continue reading

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Preparing Your Roof for Winter Part 1: Maintenance

Roofmax is proud to bring you a video series on preparing your roof for winter. Roofmax believes in educating our homeowners and helping them learn about their roofs and how to take care of them. The simplest thing you as … Continue reading

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