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How long should a flat roof last?

March 6, 2020 8:43 am Published by Comments Off on How long should a flat roof last?

Flat roofs for both homes and commercial buildings last longer than they once did. While flat roofs in the past could only withstand Florida’s sun for 10 years, new technologies have helped stretch durability. A flat roof lasts up to 20 years in some cases. Instead of traditional tar and... View Article


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What is the best time of the year to replace your roof?

February 15, 2020 9:33 pm Published by Comments Off on What is the best time of the year to replace your roof?

We all know that President’s Day is a great day to buy new furniture, a new car or even mattresses, right? Advertisements feature our favorite Presidents touting the incredible sales in our blessed country. But, does this belief hold true for the best time of the year to replace your... View Article


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Is it smart to have your roof cleaned?

January 27, 2020 1:24 pm Published by Comments Off on Is it smart to have your roof cleaned?

In Tampa Bay, our spring rains are coming, and consistent moisture often creates a moldy, stained look on roofs. But, is it smart to have your roof cleaned if you have stains or algae on your roof  cement tile or shingles? The pros and cons of cleaning your roof depends... View Article


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Your roof condition impacts house sale value

January 9, 2020 10:43 am Published by Comments Off on Your roof condition impacts house sale value

You are ready to sell your house, but is your roof ready? The condition of your roof directly affects  the value of your home and the ease of the sale. Here’s why roof condition impacts house sale value: Buyers will determine the amount they will offer based on the age... View Article


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Is my commercial roofer the right roofer for my house?

December 17, 2019 2:26 pm Published by Comments Off on Is my commercial roofer the right roofer for my house?

We get asked this question a lot. The answer “yes” or “no” depending on your commercial roofer. At American Roofing and Sheet Metal, we provide both commercial and residential roofing solutions. However, we have specially trained teams who understand the intricacies of each product. Business clients look to us for... View Article