How to Paint a Metal Roof

Coast Mountain RoofMetal Roofing, Roof Maintenance

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Now we are out of the wet winter weather, it’s time to start thinking about getting your roof looking good for the summer. Not only can a new coat of paint can give your home a fresh look, but it also can help save you money by protecting the metal sheets themselves. This post will show how to: Prepare your … Read More

What’s the Difference Between Cedar Shakes and Shingles?

Coast Mountain RoofCedar Shake, Shingles

One of the most common questions I am asked, whether on the roof or at a dinner party, is what’s the difference between a shake and a shingle. No, these are not the latest dance moves, but rather one of the more commonly used roofing materials throughout the Pacific Northwest. Both materials offer the same durability and aesthetic appeal, however, … Read More

What are the Best Residential Roofing Materials for the Pacific Northwest

Coast Mountain RoofResidential Roofing

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Replacing the roof on your home is an important and expensive undertaking. Choosing the right material can improve your home’s aesthetic appeal and also increase the value of your home for resale. Homeowners must consider many factors when choosing the roofing material that best suits their home. While aesthetic appeal and expense must surely be considered when choosing the roofing … Read More

Questions to Ask Your Roofing Contractor

Coast Mountain RoofRoof Tips

When choosing a roofing contractor, it is very important that property owners exercise diligence. We’ve compiled a list of questions to ask your roofing contractor before you hire them. The roof of your home or business is the first and last line of defense, protecting your building and its contents against the elements. Those of us who have the pleasure … Read More

10 Signs You Need a New Roof

Coast Mountain RoofRoof Tips

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No matter what type of roofing system you use in your home or business, there will come a time when you must replace it and install a new one. While replacing the roof on your home is a major expense and undertaking, choosing the correct time to replace your roof will save you money and ensure the safety of your … Read More

Flat Fee Roof Health Check

Coast Mountain RoofRoof Inspection, Roof Repair

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As the weather has changed in the last few weeks in Vancouver we’ve been getting many inquiries from home and business owners who are concerned about their roofs. At Coast Mountain Roof we pride ourselves on the quality and durability of our Vancouver roof repair service. In this post we will discuss four common problems that cause leaky roofs, and … Read More