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Can I Replace My Roof in the Winter?

“Can I replace my roof in the winter”? A question that roofers at High Point Roofing come to hear a lot from homeowners. Yes, you can replace your roof in the winter season. However, there are a few things that roofing contractors must keep in mind when replacing a roof…
Kyle Carney
October 15, 2020
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What is Roof Flashing?

Flashing is a flat and thin material used to prevent water from entering the openings and cracks of a roof. It is placed underneath the shingles of your roof and it redirects the water to another location.  Roof flashing is made from metals, such as copper, aluminum, stainless steel, or…
Kyle Carney
September 24, 2020
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Why Pressure Washing a Roof is Not a Good Idea

Pressure washing a roof — Is it a good or a bad idea? While a high-powered pressure washer may brighten up or clean your roof, remove moss from the tiles, and prepare your roof for sealant or coating, it can also cause extensive damage. High Point Roofing advises homeowners not…
Kyle Carney
September 16, 2020
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How Much Does A New Roof Cost?

It is one of the most often asked questions when it comes to roofing: How much does a new roof cost? It is one of the most difficult questions to answer without first knowing a few different things.  No two roofs are the same and what constitutes a “new roof”…
Kyle Carney
August 31, 2020
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Preventing Roof Damage before a Summer Storm

The last thing homeowners look forward to in summer are the storms that come along with the season. Their arrival can spell doom for your roof. Instead of fearing them, you can take preventive measures to ensure they do not damage your roof. Preventing roof damage is easy if you…
Kyle Carney
August 5, 2020
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Heat Waves and Your Roof. What Do You Need to Know?

While there are many roofing problems to watch out for in the summer, heat waves expedite these risks. With the sudden increase in temperatures and with the temperatures being so extreme, heat waves can cause very real problems for your roof, particularly if your roof was not properly ventilated when…
Kyle Carney
July 20, 2020
Roofing

Preventing Roof Damage before a Summer Storm

The last thing homeowners look forward to in summer are the storms that come along with the season. Their arrival can spell doom for your roof. Instead of fearing them, you can take preventive measures to ensure they do not damage your roof. Preventing roof damage is easy if you…
Kyle Carney
June 14, 2020
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How Does Mold Impact Your Roof?

Over the course of the lifetime of a roof, mold is likely to grow on the shingles at some point. The combination of moisture and sunlight makes a roof the perfect place for mold. When left on your roof, mold can wreak havoc and cause significant damage that can require…
Kyle Carney
June 12, 2020
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Roofing Problems To Watch Out For In The Summer

While roofing problems are possible at all times of the year, there are particular issues that are more likely in certain seasons than others. The summer is one of these seasons, especially in New Jersey, as the summer temperatures are usually drastically hotter than the other seasons.  For roofers in…
Kyle Carney
May 18, 2020