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The Most FAQs Northern Virginia Homeowners Have About Roof Replacement

There are a lot of questions and concerns homeowners have when it comes to getting their Northern Virginia roof replaced. How do you know who to trust? Why do prices vary from company to company? Who is looking out for me and who is just out to make a quick buck? Vertex Roofing answered some frequently asked questions below but …

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Your Northern Virginia Roof and High Winds

Northern Virginia is experiencing very high winds over the last few days. As this article from Fox 5 News attest, “Winds have taken their toll in Northern Virginia, where Dominion Energy reports hundreds were without power Sunday night.” So what kind of effect do these high winds have on the roof of your home? Heavy winds don’t affect your roof …

The Pros and Cons of Having a Metal Roof on Your Home

If you are considering buying metal roofing for your home, it’s very important to weigh the pros and cons of metal against other more common roof materials, such as asphalt, wood, and tile. Metal Roofing Benefits Metal beats out conventional roofing materials in several ways: Expected life. Properly installed, a metal roof should last as long as the house, sealing out …

3 Major Effects of Snow and Ice on Your Roof

The weather is forecasting snow in Northern Virginia this coming weekend. Vertex Roofing thus decided that this is the perfect time to point out what snow and ice can do to your roof. Below are the 3 major effects snow and ice can have on your roof: 1. Damage to Gutters During the colder seasons, icicles can form on your …

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The Old Farmer’s Almanac Prediction for Our Northern Virginia Winter

Vertex Roofing is not sure if you are old enough to remember your grandparents reading The Old Farmer’s Almanac, but since 1792, many people, especially farmers, have religiously relied on the weather predictions of this iconic publication. The Farmer’s Almanac doesn’t use satellite data or other methods to make its predictions, but rather a secret mathematical and astronomical formula based …

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Should You Consider a Flat Roof for Your Northern Virginia Home?

Any typical mall, warehouse, apartment building or school usually features a flat roof. This roof type is easier to install over large surfaces and is the most common choice for commercial, industrial and institutional buildings. But is a flat roof the right choice for your Northern Virginia home? To help you decide whether to choose a flat roof for your …

Merry Christmas from Vertex Roofing!

From all of us at Vertex Roofing, we’d like to wish you a very Merry Christmas! Our expert teams of professional craftsmen have over 20 years of knowledge and experience. They are standing by, ready to provide you the quality and dependability you expect from true experts at their trade. The most important part of your home is the roof. …