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When Should I Replace My Shingle Roof?

A homeowner who has invested in roof shingles for their Bucks County, PA residence might think that their roof shouldn’t need to be replaced, and in a lot of ways, that’s a pretty accurate assumption. Shingles have a lifespan that can last for decades if they’re subjected to the right conditions and proper maintenance. However, […]

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Preparing Your Roof and Gutter for the Spring

Warmer weather is well on its way, which means it’s time to get both your roof and gutters prepared for the spring sun (and showers!). As a leading provider of commercial roofing in Philadelphia, C.R. Thompson understands that months of intermittent snow and ice can damage even the sturdiest roof, which means inspection and possibly […]

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How Winter Weather Wreaks Havoc on Your Roof

Winter has arrived, and over our three generations in the residential and commercial roofing business in Philadelphia, we’ve seen firsthand how extreme changes in weather can impact roofs throughout our area. In this infographic, we’ve illustrated a few ways in which the elements can do serious damage to your property. You can take steps to […]

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What to Do in the Event of a Leaking Roof

No one wants to deal with a roof leak, but it is a very real possibility that looms over every homeowner. Wind and water damage to shingles during high-intensity storms, the freeze-thaw complications common in winter and early spring, and damage caused by animals, debris, and falling trees can precipitate a roof leak that must […]

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Watch Out for These Common Roof Problems

With the cold weather coming up, small problems that don’t seem bothersome during the summer could worsen and cause significant damage to your roof and home. Some common roof problems include leaky roofs, small animals, ventilation problems, lifted shingles, splitting shingles. Most of these can be avoided with the proper maintenance and care of your […]

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