How is a Roof Constructed?

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Everyone knows that a cedar roof consists of overlapping shakes, structural beams and a chimney. However, living in a house, we forget about other elements, such as sheathing, insulation membrane and even nails, which are essential parts of a very complex and durable puzzle. Just how does it all work? What else makes up the […]

What Kind of Cedar is Used in Roofing?

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Cedar, known for its durability and natural beauty, has been one of the most popular roofing materials in Illinois for ages. Good mechanical properties, water and UV resistance and constant availability due to the location made it widely known and loved both by roofers and homeowners. However, not every cedar tree is appropriate for construction […]

Is Cedar a Good Roofing Material?

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When it comes to choosing the roofing material for your home, there are plenty of possibilities. Traditional asphalt shingles, metal flat roofs, TPO and slate offer unique aesthetics, durability and different parameters, but in regions like the Midwest, where weather conditions can vary drastically, selecting a material that withstands the elements is crucial. Among these […]

How To Remove Moss From Cedar Roofing Shingles

How To Remove Moss From Cedar Roofing Shingles

In autumn, the leaves begin to drop from the trees, a layer of green moss at the rooftops harms the beauty of your home. In Chicago, the mildew and moss grow on your cedar roof in both spring and autumn though because in these seasons the roofing becomes prone to the lower PH, low humidity […]

Choosing the Best Cedar Roofing Company in Chicago

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Any roofing company worth its salt operates with the highest professionalism. Cedar roofing is a major investment, so you deserve to receive the best in customer service and quality materials. Look for a cedar roofing company with many years of experience installing, inspecting, and maintaining cedar roofing. This will ensure you get the best service, but also means you can rely on your roofing company for advice and upkeep.

The Amazing Benefits of Cedar Shake Roofing

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Benefits of Cedar Shake Roofing Cedar roofing offers a variety of attractive exterior looks for your home. Cedar roofing is great for adding a rustic or custom look to a house. It comes in a plethora of options including deep red, amber, rich brown, and stunning gold. Cedar is a naturally beautiful wood and makes […]

Cedar Shingles: Are They Worth It?

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Are Cedar Shingles Worth The Cost? Prior to replacing your cedar roof you need to consider the cost of cedar shingles. Are cedar shingles worth their high cost? Are they a good fit for your home? Would shake be better or another material? Read more on shingle vs shake and learn about the value of […]

Storm Damage And Cedar Roofs

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Storm Damage And Your Roof Cedar has a higher rating against things like impact and storm damage – but what else do you  need to know about how to take care of your home? Winter Storm Damage Illinois is not a state that is often associated with severe weather, but every years, severe thunderstorms, tornadoes, […]