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What Strong Winds Can Do To Your Northern Virginia Roof

Even when a storm produces no rain or hail, your Northern Virginia roof can still sustain damage. Strong winds can create stress points on a roof that, over time, can weaken and become compromised. While roofs are designed to resist typical wind loads, they can be incrementally damaged over the years by high winds and debris carried by the wind. …

The Experts in Northern Virginia Commercial Roofing

Although Vertex Roofing in Northern Virginia is the expert in roof replacement for homeowners, what many people may not know is that we are also experts at commercial roofing. As a GAF Master Elite Contractor, we have handled many commercial roofing jobs using only the highest quality GAF products.  There are five major types of commercial roofing, and Vertex Roofing …

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Tips for Successfully Filing a Roof Replacement Insurance Claim

One thing all Northern Virginia homeowners have in common is the fact that you carry insurance on your home. However, what Vertex Roofing runs across time and again is homeowners who are having trouble getting their insurance payment for roof replacement. One very good reason for this is that homeowners often make errors when they file their insurance claim for …

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Was Your Northern Virginia Roof Was Affected by Hurricane Florence?

Vertex Roofing wants our blog readers in the Northern Virginia area to know that we are here for you if your roof was affected by one of the many tornadoes brought by Hurricane Florence. In this story from ABC Action News, here is information about how Florence has affected Northern Virginia. “Before Florence sputters out for good, it also struck …

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Why Northern Virginia Homeowners Love Vertex Roofing Salesmen

One thing Northern Virginia homeowners quickly discover when they meet a salesman from Vertex Roofing is the professionalism and vast range of roofing knowledge the salesman possesses. This may come as a surprise to Northern Virginia homeowners since they are often approached by people trying to sell them a new roof for their home who do not have these qualities. …

Is Your Northern Virginia Home or Business Ready for Hurricane Florence?

Homeowners and commercial property owners in Northern Virginia are bracing for Hurricane Florence, a Category 4 storm that is expected to become even more powerful and dangerous by the time it makes landfall on the U.S.’s eastern seaboard sometime on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018. Florence is expected to produce total rainfall accumulations of 15 to 20 inches—with up to 30 inches …

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How High Winds Affect The Shingles of Your Northern Virginia Roof

Mother Nature is the primary cause of damaged roofs. The tearing of the shingles of your Northern Virginia roof is the most obvious result of high winds. Every shingle that is manufactured has a tolerated wind speed that it can withstand. The rating goes as follows: Class D shingles – rated to 90 mph; Class G shingles – rated to 120 …

Choose Vertex Roofing For Northern Virginia Roof Replacement

If the roof of your Northern Virginia home or commercial property is starting to show its age, regular repair and maintenance may not be enough to keep problems at bay. In such cases, you may need to have an entire roofing replacement done. Roofs in the Northern Virginia area are forced to endure a wide range of weather conditions. Snowstorms, …