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    Roofing for the Holidays: Winterizing Your Roof

    The holidays are upon us once again. This means a lot of shopping, a lot of eating, and a lot of merry-making with friends and family. For many, the holidays are their favorite time of year. After all, with the shortened days, you have time to sit around and visit with your friends and simply enjoy …Read More

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    More Roofing Terms You Should Know

    Roofs, although simple in idea, can be quite complicated in design. In fact, many people think it is just a simple plank with some shingles, metal, or other roofing material thrown on top. However, in reality, a roof, including a metal roof is made of many components that can confuse a lot of homeow…Read More

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    Roofing Terms You Should Know

    Each speciality and field have their own terminology for things and their own acronyms, which can be confusing to those new to an industry. Roofing is one of those industries that has a lot of specialty terms that, when speaking to a roofer, can confuse you. Master Shake Roofing System is a propriet…Read More

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    How to Prevent Heat Loss in Your Roof

    In our last blog post, we discussed ice dams, how they form, and offered tips on how to prevent ice dams from forming. We learned that ice dams form due to a difference in the heat of your roof. Since the interior of your roof is warmer than the exterior, the snow melts on the interior and is blocke…Read More

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    Tips to Prevent Ice Dams

    Winter is coming, and soon the majority of us will retreat to our homes at night, sit in front of our fireplaces, and drink hot cocoa. You may take a hot bath before bed before retiring beneath your warm comforter for the night. A winter storm may hit while you’re sleeping, but you don’t wake up…Read More

  6. How to Deal with Storm Damage to Your Metal Roof

    Master Shake Roofing Systems offers the best roofing materials in the roofing industry. We offer our own proprietary roofing materials designed to last a lifetime and withstand the toughest of storms. But what do you do when a storm rolls through and causes damage to your metal roof? In this blog po…Read More

  7. How a New Coat of Paint Can Make Your Metal Roof Pop

    Metal roofs are the best roofs in the industry. They can last a lifetime, withstand the toughest weather Mother Nature can throw, and reduce your carbon footprint on this planet. They are 100% recyclable and are beautiful to look at. Master Shake Roofing System offers the best proprietary metal roof…Read More

  8. Why Spring and Summer are Ideal for Roof Installations

    Spring has traditionally been the harbinger of good fortune. How can it not be? When the birds sing in the morning and the baby ducks waddle to their ponds, your heart warms and your mood brightens. When one day you wake up and the whole world seems to have turned from brown to green overnight, you …Read More

  9. Why You Should Care About Your Roofing Material

    A roof is a roof. After all, they are all made for the express same purposes of creating a shelter for your to live under, a barrier to the elements, and a place to hold in heat during the winter months. Roofs give your home structure and make your four walls complete. However, just because things s…Read More

  10. An In-Depth Look at Longevity in Roofing

    Many factors go into a choice of roofs for homeowners: durability, style, color, roofing material, price, and longevity. Longevity is perhaps one of the more important factors in your decision of a roofing material because replacing a roof is an expensive and time-consuming task that you really only…Read More