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Safety Tips to Install Holiday Lights on Your Roof

‘Tis the season to hang those roof lights. And along with holiday spirit comes the danger of heading up to the roof to hang those lights. Here at Red Dog’s Roofing, we’re well aware that the roof isn’t the best place to spend your winter. It’s steep, high above the ground, and in the middle [...]

By |2019-11-01T21:51:23-04:00November 1st, 2019|Roof Snow Removal Fitchburg|

Signs Your Roof Needs Repairs Before Winter

With winter weather in the forecast, it’s time to batten down the hatches and prepare for blizzards and cold. Your roof is your home’s first line of defense against all that Mother Nature can produce this season, so it’s crucial to inspect your roof for any issues before they become major problems. Here at Red [...]

By |2019-10-27T21:52:44-04:00October 27th, 2019|Roofer Fitchburg|

Why Asphalt Shingles Continue to Be the Nation’s Leading Roofing Material

Did you know that roughly three of every four homes in America are capped with shingle roofs? Homeowners across the nation tend to opt to install asphalt shingles on their roofs in order to protect their homes, and there's a good reason for that: Shingles are inexpensive. However, there are a number of additional reasons [...]

By |2019-06-27T17:13:20-04:00June 27th, 2019|Roofing Company Leominster|

Signs That Your Chimney Requires Tuckpointing

Oftentimes our chimneys go overlooked. They can rest on our roofs unnoticed for decades on end. And if they do, it’s often only when the chimney has turned into a hazard that we perform any maintenance or repairs. However, with a bit of foresight, you can have tuckpointing performed on your chimney to ensure that [...]

By |2019-06-14T17:07:55-04:00June 14th, 2019|Chimney Repair Fitchburg|

The Benefits and Drawbacks of Wood Shake Roofing

There may be no roofing material that is more timeless than wood shakes. Wood shakes have been in use for millennia, providing a unique, natural appeal as well as protection for homes. As a tried and true roofing material, there are some obvious benefits to wood shingle roofing. However, as more modern materials have been [...]

By |2019-06-07T17:07:53-04:00June 7th, 2019|Roofing Company Gardner|

How to Detect Roof Leaks

A leaky roof is a serious issue and it can lead to substantial, costly damage to your home. That’s why it's crucial to have your home inspected every year to ensure that leaks don’t crop up. In addition, you can take measures to ensure that your roof isn’t leaking in between inspections. Remain vigilant and [...]

By |2019-06-02T17:07:53-04:00June 2nd, 2019|Roofing Company Leominster|

All You Need to Know About Installing Solar Panels on Your Roof

Installing solar panels on your roof is a phenomenal investment. Over time, you’ll save money through the energy output of your panels, and your home will be less taxing on the environment, since it won’t have to use as much energy provided by the city (which may be produced by coal or natural gas). However, [...]

By |2019-05-23T15:58:17-04:00May 23rd, 2019|Roofer Fitchburg|

The Benefits and Drawbacks of Slate Tile Roofing

Are you considering slate tile for your new roof? Like any other roofing material, slate tile has a host of benefits and drawbacks that are unique. For example, folks favor slate tile roofing because they love its look, yet others shy away from slate, due to its price. Where do you stand? Well, if you’re [...]

By |2019-05-16T15:52:16-04:00May 16th, 2019|Roofing Company Leominster|

The Importance of Weatherproof Flashing

While you may have seen flashing around your roof and the rest of your home, you may not know what it is and what it does. Well, this part of your home’s exterior is important in ensuring that the envelope of your home is sealed and protected from the forces of Mother Nature, even around [...]

By |2019-05-06T15:52:16-04:00May 6th, 2019|Roofing Company Gardner|

Why We Use Underlayments

Your roof is your home’s first layer of protection against the storms that Mother Nature can produce. As such, it’s crucial to ensure that your roof is built well enough so that it’s up to the task. While the outermost material of your roof (e.g. the shingles of a roof) will provide the most protection [...]

By |2019-05-02T15:52:17-04:00May 2nd, 2019|Roofing Company Fitchburg|