What RRSA St. Louis Looks For When Inspecting Your Roof

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RRSA St. Louis wants to make sure that homeowners in the Greater St. Louis area understand and are prepared for exactly what will take place when we do your free roof inspection. Having your roof inspected regularly is a staple of good home ownership. According to the National Roofing Contractors Association, homeowners should inspect their roofs twice a year. This free PDF they created is a great tool for homeowners to use as a template for regular roof inspections and maintenance. We want you to know that if you feel roof replacement is not something you can afford right now, your homeowner’s insurance will cover the cost of replacing your roof if it has been inspected by a roofing professional …

Has Your Greater St. Louis Home Experienced Wind Damage?

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In the Greater St. Louis area, we’ve experienced very strong wind gusts of up to 66 miles per hour, causing damage to homes and leaving thousands without power.  RRSA St. Louis received a lot of calls from homeowners last weekend after the gusty winds we received in the Greater St. Louis area. Most of the calls were concerning missing shingles and damaged soffits and fascia caused by the high winds. If your home experienced damages due to last weekend’s high winds, call us today at 636-542-4816 for a FREE inspection and let us help you decide whether you need repairs or maybe even a new roof. Your homeowner insurance policy should cover these damages, and we can assist you in …

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How Did Your Greater St. Louis Roof Handle Our Single Digit Weather?

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This past week in the Greater St. Louis area saw temperatures plummet down into the single digits. We hope all of our blog readers stayed safe during this extremely cold weather. Fortunately, the forecast calls for temperatures to be in the 50s and 60s next week, which after what we have experienced will feel very warm! But what kind of affect did the single digit temperatures have on your roof? In this article from Buildings.com, experts discuss how winter can wreck roofs. We have posted below a quote from a roofing expert in that article: Why Winter Can Wreck Roofs The temperature changes and precipitation winter brings can cause a number of problems on your roof. “Changing temperatures can be especially tough …

Is Your Roof Ready for Today’s Severe Weather in Greater St. Louis?

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The above image is courtesy of Weather.Gov RRSA St. Louis wants to be sure our blog readers are aware of the weather that is predicted for our area today.  Scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected today as a cold front moves through the region. Some of the storms in southeast MO and southern IL could be strong to severe and capable of producing large hail and damaging wind gusts. Storms will end this evening after the front has moved through the area. Storms like these are very tough on roofs. Whether from high winds, heavy rain, or even hail, when your Greater St. Louis roof takes a beating from Mother Nature, the damage can be almost as severe as the …