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3 Major Types of Asphalt Roofing Shingles

3 Major Types of Asphalt Roofing Shingles

Asphalt roof shingles are the most popular roofing material used on homes across North America. There are three major categories of asphalt roofing shingle products available today - strip shingles, dimensional shingles, and luxury shingles. It is important to understand the differences between each type of roofing shingle in order to pick the right product for your home.Strip Shingles - Rectangular shingles, the most prevalent size being 12 inches wide by 36 inches long. Strip shingles m...

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Common Issues With Flat Commercial Roofs

COMMON ISSUES WITH FLAT COMMERCIAL ROOFS

Flat commercial roofs are the standard for most commercial buildings for many reasons. Over time flat roofs can develop some common issues. Most of these problems are preventable if you use a qualified roofing contractor and have regular roof inspections.Roof Leaks and Moisture - Roof leaks commonly are caused by improperly installed flat roofs.Poor Roof Installation - Your roofing contractor should have experience installing flat roofs. An improperly installed flat roof can severely damage...

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What is TPO Roofing

What is TPO Roofing?

Thermoplastic olefin, also known as TPO, is a very common flat roofing material that does not degrade under solar UV radiation. White is again the color most commonly used as it offers excellent solar reflectivity. TPO roofs are highly tear resistant and TPO laps are welded together using hot air. TPO Roofing Systems combine the long-term durability rubber provides with the security of hot air welded seams. TPO Roofings tough, tear-resistant single-ply membrane resists chemical spills, oi...

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Northwest Indiana Hail Damage Repair

Northwest Indiana Hail Damage Repair

Northwest Indiana has seen quite a few severe storms with hail within the past month. We get calls often from home and business owners asking us to inspect, repair or replace roofing materials that have been damaged by a storm. While we can't battle with your insurance company on how much they will pay you for the damage, we can provide you with a free estimate to perform the repairs. Below is some recommendations we have for you when speaking with your insurance company:Check your insuran...

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Northwest Indiana Commercial Roof Repair

Northwest Indiana Commercial Roof Repair

Even the best commercial roofing materials available can fail if they’re not properly installed and maintained. If your commercial roof has a leak call Indiana Roofing Company for a free, no-obligation repair estimate. Repairing a roof leak may be as simple as troweling roofing cement over old, cracked flashing, or as involved as replacing a large area of wind-torn shingles. Our expert commercial roofing crews are ready to respond at a moment’s notice to any type of roof repair, leak repai...

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Check Your Flat Roof Drains Regularly

Check Your Flat Roof Drains Regularly

With all the rain we have been getting recently in Northwest Indiana, we have been getting a lot of calls for water pooling on flat roofs. Many times the cause of the water pooling is clogged flat roof drains. Just like how you have to make sure your gutters get cleaned occasionally on your home, the same applies for drains built into flat roofs. Leaves and debris can lead to a clogged drain, which increases the load on your roof deck. If you don't address the issue in a timely manner your roof...

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Indiana Roofing Company Industrial Roof Repair Considerations

Industrial Roof Repair Considerations

Even the best industrial roofing materials available can fail if they’re not properly installed and maintained. If your industrial roof has a leak call Indiana Roofing Company for a free, no-obligation repair estimate. Repairing a roof leak may be as simple as troweling roofing cement over old, cracked flashing, or as involved as replacing a large area of wind-torn shingles. Our expert industrial roofing crews are ready to respond at a moment’s notice to any type of roof repair, leak repair or f...

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The Dangers of Putting Off Roof Repairs

The Dangers of Putting Off Roof Repairs

A leaking roof can cause major damage to your home or business. By the time you notice the leak, the damage could be significant. In addition to the roof repair, you can also have mold, electrical damage or insulation that needs to be replaced. Small leaks can turn into major problems.For over 25 years, the professionals at Indiana Roofing Company have provided Northwest Indiana customers with experienced flat roofing professionals and reliability you can count on. At Indiana Roofing Company...

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Happy Saint Patrick's Day

Happy Saint Patrick’s Day

The team at Indiana Roofing Company would like to wish you a Happy Saint Patrick's Day. Did you know Saint Patrick's Day is celebrated in more countries than any other national festival? Enjoy your corned beef and cabbage responsibly :)Looking for Residential, Commercial or Industrial Roofing services? Contact us today for a free, no-obligation quote.

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Commercial Roof Maintenance in Northwest Indiana

Commercial Roof Maintenance in Northwest Indiana

Northwest Indiana commercial roofing structures require regular maintenance to ensure they last their full life expectancy. Our experienced roofing professionals have expertise in installing, maintaining and repairing commercial flat roofs throughout Northwest Indiana. When it comes to commercial flat roofs, it’s important to catch leaks early. If a leak has formed, the area around it can get damaged, and that portion of the roof will have to be replaced – costing more money.At Indiana Roofi...

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