Welcome Spring and Preparing For Your New Roof

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RRSA St. Louis is so happy that Spring has finally arrived! As the Beatles stated so well, “it’s been a long, cold, lonely winter.” Ok, maybe not lonely, but certainly long and cold here in the Greater St. Louis area. But we can pretty much put winter behind us now as we listen to the birds celebrating Spring and watch as flowers begin to bloom. This is a glorious time of year. If you are preparing for the new roof you are now having installed since winter is over, first let us say CONGRATULATIONS on the purchase of your new roof!  This is one of the best investments you will ever make when it comes to the maintenance and structure of your …

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Protect Your Greater St. Louis Home With High Quality Gutter Guards

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RRSA St. Louis has been very busy over the last few weeks, sharing the message of our roof repair and replacement services, along with the fact that we offer to finance roof replacements through Green Sky, siding installation, roof ventilation, gutters and downspouts, and gutter guards on Facebook and Instagram. Today on our blog we would like to hone in on one important service we offer, which is the installation of the highest quality gutter guards for your Greater St. Louis home. Clogged gutters can be a problem for any homeowner, and overflow from the gutters can cause attic leaks and basement flooding as well as damage to siding, fascia boards, decks, and patios. Clogged gutters will also cause wood siding, …

5 Common Types of Roof Hail Damage & How to Spot Them in Greater St. Louis

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It is a well-known fact that the Greater St. Louis area and all of Missouri are among the top places in the United States for hail to occur. The second-costliest hailstorm in U.S. history happened in 2001 and ran from Kansas City to St. Louis, doing some $2 billion in damage. When a hailstorm happens in Greater St. Louis, your roof will usually suffer the most. That is when you need to call RRSA St. Louis to give you a free roof inspection and decide whether you need roof repair or a total roof replacement. Is damage immediately noticeable? Not always. Hail impact may cause latent damage that can, over time, result in premature aging of the shingles. Without obvious visual damage, …

Become an RRSA St. Louis Roofing Salesman

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Are you just out of college and trying to decide what to do with your life? Or have you been feeling stuck in your present career? Maybe you do not make enough money to take proper care of your family. Are you wishing you had the money and time off to take vacations to some of your dream destinations? If you answered yes to any of these questions, RRSA St. Louis wants to talk to you. As we experience growth in the Greater St. Louis area, RRSA St. Louis finds itself in need of great roofing salesmen. Now you might be thinking, “I have never sold anything, much less roofing.” That is not what is most important to us. What we are …

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Roofing in Cold and Rainy Weather: RRSA St. Louis Approves

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If you live in the Greater St. Louis area, then you know how February weather works. The forecast for our area is a whole lot of rain this week. So if you were thinking of having your roof replaced, you might think this is not a good time. However, you might be surprised to learn that RRSA St. Louis installs roofs throughout the year. Nothing stops us from replacing your roof when you need it done. In fact, what many people in Missouri don’t know is that there are several reasons roofers often prefer working this time of year. There are also reasons why roofing in cooler weather is good for your home and its roof. 1. Roofers work in …

RRSA St. Louis Attends 2018 International Roofing Expo

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Managing Partner of Roofing & Restoration Services of America St. Louis, Eric Wylie, attended the 2018 International Roofing Expo in New Orleans this week. This is the biggest, most influential event of the year for those in the commercial and residential roofing industry, along with those in the construction and maintenance industry. There are builders, remodelers, building owners, estimators, architects, and engineers who attend from every level of their industry. Eric was able to view innovative new equipment, see first-hand new technologies at work, network with others in the roofing industry, attend cutting-edge conference sessions, and meet suppliers, like representatives of GAF, pictured above. As a Master Elite Contractor for GAF, Eric Wylie of RRSA St. Louis was happy to …

The Trusted Roofer: Read Glowing Testimonials of RRSA St. Louis

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Nothing says trust like actual testimonials from happy customers. As the blogger for RRSA St. Louis, before I show you some of these testimonials, I would like to personally offer my own. Eric Wylie, his family, and the staff at RRSA St. Louis are some of the nicest people you will ever encounter. They are also very professional. If you are seeking a roofer in the Greater St. Louis area, or need new siding on your St. Louis home, you could not do better than to hire THE trusted roofer in that area, which is RRSA. St. Louis and the amazing team they have. Now, without further ado, since these guys are not ones to toot their own horns, I …

Add Value to Your St. Louis Home With a New Roof

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Your St. Louis home is your most valuable asset. Of all the things you will buy in your lifetime, the biggest investment is your home. No matter whether you are paying a mortgage, or own your home outright, you have a financial stake in your home that makes it worthwhile to spend money on improvements. A major improvement, like having a new roof installed, can quickly add value to your St. Louis home. A New Roof Instantly Makes Your Home and Property Increase in Value The financial value of having a new roof installed on your St. Louis home can vary widely based on a number of factors. But in general, a new roof can add an astronomical 15-40 % …

Does Your St. Louis Home Have Proper Roof Ventilation?

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If you are wondering whether the roof of your home has proper ventilation, this RRSA St. Louis blog post will hopefully answer that question to your complete satisfaction. Proper roof ventilation actually affects many areas of your life, all positive. Adequate roof ventilation reduces cooling bills, extends shingle life, and prevents roof rot and ice dams in winter. In the summer, good attic ventilation reduces heat buildup. That cuts cooling costs and prolongs shingle life. In the winter, warm, moist air seeps into the attic from the living space below. Good ventilation allows the heat and moisture to escape. That keeps your attic dry and reduces ice dams. Here are four signs of an unventilated or under ventilated attic: Look at …

How Winter Weather in Greater St. Louis Affects Your Roof

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In Missouri, we have already been visited by Jack Frost far too often for our liking. And winter still has a few months to go! Of course living in the Greater St. Louis area, homeowners know without a doubt that when winter comes there will be very cold days, wind, rain, usually even sleet and snow. But this year Mother Nature has been especially brutal to us. How does this kind of winter weather affect your roof? Extremely cold weather can compromise your roof’s ability to prevent water from coming into your home. When water gets into your home, it can lead to mold, mildew and other damage. These are just a few of the ways winter weather has the …