Is a Metal Roof Right for You?

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Table of Contents What Are The Different Types of Metal Roofs?CopperAluminiumSteelTin What Are The Different Types of Metal Roofs? When people think of a roof on a house, they are probably going to picture a typical roof with asphalt shingles on top. While it is true that the most common type of roofing material is the asphalt shingle, there are … Read More

Copper Roofs – Pros and Cons

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Copper roof & gutters installed

Table of Contents Pros and Cons of Copper RoofsProsCons Pros and Cons of Copper Roofs Having a copper roof installed on top of your home can be a great way to rid yourself of ever having to worry about fixing or replacing your roof again. For centuries, copper roofs have been used on numerous types of buildings by people all … Read More

What Materials Can I Use for My Metal Roof?

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Metal roof with skylight

When it comes to choosing a metal roof for your home or commercial business, there can be a lot of uncertainty surrounding the types of materials that are available and are best suited for your specific needs. When many people think of a metal roof, they often picture a flimsy sheet of corrugated steel, or a huge piece of copper … Read More

Aluminium Roof – Pros and Cons

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Aluminum roofing installation greater Vancouver

Table of Contents What Are The Pros and Cons of Aluminium RoofProsCons What Are The Pros and Cons of Aluminium Roof As we will show in this brief comparison of the pros and cons of having an aluminum roof, there are always good and bad aspects of any roofing material. Coast Mountain Roof does not install aluminium roofs in the … Read More

Roofing Tips For Winter

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Winter roofing tips

The leaves continue to fall… heavier winds blow loose branches out of the woods and onto your roof… Now what? Bring the small stuff down to the gutters, then, clear your gutters. And, clear away any larger debris, right away. This is the best in between task you can do to help keep your roof in good condition. Roof rakes … Read More

Skylight Addition during Roof Repairs

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blog skylights before and after

Have You Considered a Skylight Addition during Roof Repairs With the cool and rainy weather approaching Vancouver’s lower mainland, now is a perfect time to have your roof inspected by an expert from Coast Mountain Roof, particularly if you haven’t had any repairs performed in the last ten years. Should we happen to come across any issue, our skilled team … Read More

Preparing Your Roof For The Cold

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Back to School Means the Cold Weather is Coming! Now that the kids are headed back to school, it’s time for a lot of homeowners to get back into their regular routine around the house. Usually during this time of year that means getting the house ready for the cooler months by checking to make sure there aren’t any serious … Read More

The Importance of Vacuuming a Flat Roof

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Roof maintenance is one of the best ways to ensure your roof’s longevity. Whether you have a commercial flat roof or residential roof, you need to take care of this essential part of structure to avoid roof damage and costly roof repairs. Prior to repairing or replacing your flat roof, it is vital to have it vacuumed. This will greatly reduce … Read More

Roof Repair vs Roof Replacement

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Oh boy! Roof problems. Choosing between repairing and replacing a roof can be a daunting task, but it is an important decision that will end up affecting you both now and in the future. A lot of analyzing comes into play when deciding to patch up your roof or give it a complete overhaul, so keep on reading to find … Read More

Pros and Cons of Asphalt Shingle Roofing

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Looking to fix up your current roof or build out a new one? Which roofing material do you go with? Consider asphalt shingles for your roofing material choice instead of clay, concrete, cement, slate, metal, or wood. With so many choices, why asphalt? Here are some pros and cons to help you make the best decision. Table of Contents ProsEase … Read More