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Common Roofing Myths in Georgia

Whether you're a new homeowner or not, it is never too late to learn about your roof. When it comes to your home's parts and pieces, your roof is one of the most crucial to maintain. There are a lot of myths on roofing out there, and homeowners sometimes make costly decisions by listening to these myths. We're here to debunk some of these claims, check to see if you've heard any of these before!

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Roof Streaking: Time for a new roof?

What are those black streaks on your roof? Dirt? Mildew? Burnout marks from Santa Clause? It actually is algae, gloeocapsa magma to be exact- otherwise known as blue-green algae. So why is it black? This alga actually has a darkly pigmented outer layer that protects it from UV rays, causing those dark streaks on your roof. These little bacteria build up over time as they feed on moisture and calcium carbonate.

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Replacing Windows Doesn’t Have to be a Pane

Found in almost every room of the home, windows are one of the biggest factors in your home's comfort levels and energy costs. Most homeowners know that leaving a window slightly open can lead to a spike in the energy bill, but did you know that over time your windowpanes can become deteriorated and less energy efficient – even if you've never opened them! Knowing what to look for in your windows can not only keep your home looking better but can also keep your utility costs down.

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