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How Ponding Water Causes Roof Damage

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How Ponding Water Causes Roof Damage Most commercial buildings have flat roofs that use a system for draining water. They are usually built with a slight pitch, typically a minimum slope of ¼ of an inch every foot. Water drains from the roof into a scupper system or an internal drainage system. If this system […]

Roofing Damage: To Repair or To Replace?

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Roofing Damage: To Repair or To Replace? As we get closer and closer to spring time, it’s time to start thinking about outdoor projects. Your roof is one of the most important features of your home and spring is a great time to check if your roof needs any maintenance work. Most homeowners quickly assume […]

Roof Damage After a Storm: What to Look For

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Roof Damage After a Storm: What to Look For Spring in Middle Tennessee is on its way and we all know what that means: storms, storms and more storms. When storms make their way through Murfreesboro, our roofs are at risk for extensive damage. Once a storm has ended, it’s imperative to safely check your […]

4 Winter Roofing Tips to Avoid Damage

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4 Winter Roofing Tips to Avoid Damage The wintertime is known for roofing harm and damage, due to powerful storms and homeowner negligence. When powerful ice storms hit and the homeowner has failed to prepare his or her roof, various parts of the roof and home can be severely harmed. Use these tips to prepare […]

Get Ready for Your Roof Inspection With These Tips

Get Ready for Your Roof Inspection With These Tips Is your roof due for an inspection? After contacting Dowell Roofing and scheduling a mutual time for a roofing inspection, it’s time for you to start preparing your home and roof. Should you fail to complete this task, your inspection may be compromised and it may […]

A Recent Standing Seam Metal Roofing Project by Dowell Roofing

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A Recent Standing Seam Metal Roofing Project by Dowell Roofing This week’s beautiful and painstakingly slow standing seam metal job: This house is cut-up! Nothing but hips and valleys with lots of ridgeline. I spent a full day just installing the roofing over the front porch: To top it all off, the back porch roof […]