October Projects for Your Greater St. Louis Home

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The official first day of Fall was September 23rd and for homeowners in Greater St. Louis that often signifies the time to begin preparation for their annual October projects that will enhance and protect their homes. If you are a homeowner is Greater St. Louis and are looking for home projects for you and your family to take care in October, RRSA St. Louis would like to share the following list of 4 easy October home projects from Money Pit. 4 Easy October Weekend Projects for Your Home October is here, and that means it’s time to get your house in tip-top shape for an energy-efficient winter heating season. This also needs to be done in those warmer climates even …

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Why Choose Built-Up Roofing for Your Greater St. Louis Commercial Building?

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If you own a commercial building in Greater St. Louis and are considering upgrades to your flat roof system, RRSA St. Louis provides superior built-up roofing supplies, professional installation, and repairs. Built-up roofing, also called BUR, is the most common roofing material used on low-slope roofs. It is composed of alternating layers of reinforcing fabric and bitumen (asphalt) and is finished with a top layer of aggregate, such as stone or gravel. BUR is preferred for low-slope, or “flat,” roofs because it creates a continuous sealed surface. Built-up roofs tend to provide excellent waterproofing and ultra-violet protection. Thanks to the aggregate top layer, they are also fire-resistant. Built-up roofing is generally low-maintenance and therefore costs little to maintain over its …

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Let RRSA St. Louis Replace Your Gutters & Downspouts

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When summer is over and cooler weather begins to prevail, many homeowners in the Greater St. Louis area have their thoughts naturally turn to home repairs and maintenance. If you have examined your exterior and have decided it is time to replace your gutters and/or downspouts, we’d like you to know that since we are the area’s preferred home improvement specialist, RRSA St. Louis can handle the job. The importance of properly installed and maintained gutters can’t be stressed enough. Every house should have gutters, and in recent years building officials across the land have been recognizing this. Many municipalities around the country are now requiring gutters on all new residential construction. Here’s why rain gutters are so important: The …

RRSA St. Louis Offers Free Hail Damage Inspections

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Today the RRSA St. Louis blog would like to let our readers know that we offer free hail damage inspections, and in this post, we will get into that further, but first let us offer our condolences to the people of the Bahamas. Hurricane Dorian literally destroyed the Bahamas this past week. Below is a before and after image from the New York Times: We are extremely saddened by this horrific situation, but can’t help but feel blessed that we do not live in an area of the US known for hurricanes. Hurricane Dorian was the strongest category 5 hurricane since 1935. It calmed down to a category 1 before it hit North Carolina, although it still caused a tornado …