RRSA St. Louis DOES Work All Winter Long!

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The team at RRSA St. Louis has been having SO much fun lately–with our trip to Guatemala, and our company Christmas party–we wanted to make sure that homeowners and commercial property owners in Greater St. Louis understand that we are still hard at work. RRSA St. Louis takes on projects all through the winter. Below is a list of the services we offer, with links to the details of each service, even through the holidays and the rest of the winter months: SERVICES Roof Repair Roof Inspection Roof Replacement Siding Commercial Roofing Gutters & Downspouts We pride ourselves on serving homeowners and commercial property owners in the Greater St. Louis area. One thing many people in the area might not …

Partners Sponsor Trip to Guatemala: One More Perk of Working for RRSA

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If you have ever thought about becoming a roofing salesperson, or you already have experience in the field, we’d like you to know that RRSA St. Louis is always on the lookout for dynamic roofing salespeople. Besides making six figures pretty quickly after your initial training, being a roofing salesperson for RRSA St. Louis comes with a lot of other perks. One great example of those perks is the recent trip several RRSA employees took to Guatemala. The trip was graciously sponsored by partners of RRSA, including GAF, SRS Distribution, and Max Felt. The managing partner of RRSA St. Louis, Eric Wylie, who you can read about here, says he felt treated like royalty. The RRSA employees were housed courtesy …

RRSA St. Louis Has Some Very Important Affiliations

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When it comes to hiring someone to handle home improvements–such as roof repair, roof replacement, gutters, and downspout installation, adding new siding, or any other major home improvement project you have in mind–homeowners in Greater St. Louis need to be sure that the company they are dealing with is well-established. This means the company should have strong ties to their community and belong to respected local and national organizations. RRSA St. Louis meets those qualifications, in spades. Below is a list of our important affiliations: Manufacturers : GAF GAF has become North America’s biggest manufacturer of residential and commercial roofing products. They are committed to supporting distributors and roofing contractors, as well as helping property owners make their best roofing …

Tips for Protecting Your Greater St. Louis Home This Winter

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With the Greater St. Louis forecast calling for cold temperatures all this coming week, many nights predicted to be below freezing, the team at RRSA St. Louis decided today would be the perfect time to offer our blog readers some helpful tips for protecting your home this winter. Many homeowners are off all weekend, due to the Thanksgiving holiday, (and we hope you had a very Happy Thanksgiving yesterday!) so what a great time to take advantage of the following tips courtesy of Kiplinger for protecting your home this winter: Keep your pipes warm. Some of the most expensive winter damage comes from burst pipes. Even if the rest of your house is warm, the water in the pipes in your …

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How Fluctuating Winter Temperatures Affect Your Greater St. Louis Roof

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When the RRSA St. Louis team checked out the upcoming weather forecast for the next few days in Greater St. Louis, we decided it was the perfect time to discuss how fluctuating winter temperatures can affect the roof of your home. What many homeowners might not understand is that it’s not so much cold weather, but the ups and downs–the fluctuating extreme temperatures, going from pleasant in the daytime to below freezing at night, as is predicted for the next few days in Greater St. Louis–that can adversely affect your roof. During these extreme up and down temperature conditions, your Greater St. Louis roof is prone to fall victim to the freeze-thaw cycle. Let’s say it rains during the day …

Greater St. Louis Experts in Commercial TPO Roofing

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If you watch the above video you can experience in real time the roofing pros at RRSA St. Louis as they install a TPO roofing system for a commercial client. As the Greater St. Louis preferred expert in all things commercial roofing, today on our blog we would like to explain what TPO roofing is and point out all of its benefits. Thermoplastic-olephine roofing, or TPO, is a great option to make your commercial roof more efficient and help reduce your energy bills. Benefits of TPO Roofing Very durable and long lasting Environmentally friendly Extremely waterproof Easy to maintain and repair Heat reflective to save on energy bills Lower cost than many alternative materials TPO roofing vs. traditional materials TPO roofing, …

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Fall is the Perfect Time of Year for Gutter Guards

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Fall is in full swing here in Greater St. Louis, which is the perfect time for having gutter guards installed or replaced. We want our blog readers to know that RRSA St. Louis is experts at installing and/or replacing gutter guards. We offer free gutter guard inspections. To help you as a Greater St. Louis homeowner understand how important gutter guards are, we have listed below the 5 major benefits: Clogged gutters are less likely with gutter guards. Larger debris and leaves can clog gutters, leading to an array of problems, such as flooded basements, mold and mildew, and yard erosion. Also, clogged gutters can cause pools of water which can serve as breeding ground for insects, such as mosquitoes. With gutter …

Does Your Older Home in Greater St. Louis Need Renovation?

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If you know anything at all about St. Louis then you are aware of its rich history and the beautiful older homes in the Greater St. Louis area. Several of the older homes in St. Louis are tourist attractions and many of those are on the National Register of Historic Places. As an example of some of the older famous homes in St. Louis, check out the home below. It was the main residence of Ulysses S. Grant during most of his adult life. The home below is that of Thomas Sappington, who was the son of George Washington’s bodyguard. The Sappington House, built in 1808 is an outstanding example of Federal architecture, rare in Missouri. Judged to be the oldest …

Smiley Wylie Club Participates in St. Louis Autism Speaks Walk

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If you are at all familiar with the RRSA St. Louis team then you know that the son of Managing Partner Eric Wylie, Ethan, is on the Autism spectrum. In the above video, you can watch as Ethan gets braces that will only enhance his beautiful smile. Ethan is pretty famous for that smile, so much so that when Ethan Wylie and his family decided to walk in the Autism Speaks Walk in St. Louis on October 12, 2108, they named their team the Smiley Wylie Club. Walkers in the Autism Speaks Walk advocate and take action for the diverse needs of the Autism community. Their efforts help generate funds that fuel innovative research and make connections to critical lifelong supports …

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For Our Neighboring States After Hurricane Michael

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The team at RRSA St. Louis would be remiss if we didn’t dedicate our blog post today to our neighboring states that have been affected by Hurricane Michael. As a result of this massive tropical storm, the weather in Greater St. Louis is cool and rainy today. We have been blessed that this rainy weather is the extent of the effect Michael has on us. We are proud of several organizations across our Greater St. Louis area who are ramping up relief efforts to help the victims of Hurricane Michael. It makes us remember how something like this affects us all in myriad ways and the strength of the American character. To see some of the devastations that Michael brought to Florida …