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The Best Way To Keep Your Tile Roof Clean

A clean roof adds curb appeal and puts a polish on the crowning jewel of your home. With expert cleaning, your roof can sparkle with a clean, algae-free roof. Traditionally, many homeowners hire regular cleaners who use harsh chemicals and pressure washers to clean algae from tile roofs. While these solutions can remove algae, they [...]

4 Benefits Your Tile Roof Gains With Roof Maintenance

Tile roofs are extremely popular and beautiful roofing systems preferred by homeowners throughout Florida. They are designed for longevity and durability, and with proper maintenance, they can outlast any other roofing product on the market. As with every other roofing system, a tile roof can give you peace of mind when you create a habit [...]

How To Avoid The Pressure & Damage Of Roof Cleaners

Tile roofs perform much better under harsh climatic conditions than many other roofing materials. They are highly resistant to damage caused by earthquakes, hurricanes, and other weather extremes. Roof tiles are also fireproof and carry a class-A rating. However, algae and bacteria create black streaks on your tile roof, ruining its curb appeal. […]

4 Maintenance Tips To Extend The Life Of Your Tile Roof

Your roof protects you and your family from the elements and helps maintain the structural integrity of your home. Concrete tiles are popular roofing materials for residential homes across the US, and for good reason. From minimal maintenance to superior resistance against weathering, tiles offer numerous benefits. However, you’ll need to properly maintain your tile [...]

5 Reasons To NOT Pressure Wash Your Tile Roof

A roof is one of the first features noticed on a building – especially if you have a tile roof. Tile roofs are revered across Florida for good reason. Having the beautiful earth tone protecting your home makes a statement, but tile roofs also last longer than typical asphalt shingle roofs. When it comes to [...]

10 Symptoms Your Tile Roof Uses To Scream “I Need Repairs”

With over a century of exemplary field performance in many parts of the world, tiles offer the longest lifespan as compared to other roofing materials such as asphalt shingles. Modern designs provide natural ventilation and water-shedding features, making tiles the preferred roof covering in both warm and cold climates. However, your tile roof needs special [...]

Top 3 Reasons Your Tile Roof Will Fail Prematurely

Roof replacement is a huge investment which should last you for years. Tile roofs, in particular, are designed to last for as long as 100 years. Unfortunately, poor installation, missing flashing, and lack of maintenance can cause your tile roof to fail prematurely. Typically, there are three reasons your tile roof will fail prematurely. [...]

Behind The Scenes Of Recycling Your Old Roof

The roofing industry accounts for 11 million tons of waste in the US each year. 1.2 million of that waste is in Florida. Our Kelly Roofing team is dedicated to helping reduce the amount of waste generated by our re-roofing jobs. Our dedication to combining old world building principles, cutting-edge technology, and continuing education allows [...]

How To Get A Leak In Your Tile Roof Flashing Fixed

Water coming through your tile roof can lead to ruined ceilings, damaged insulation, rotten decking, and other water damages. Water damage could require you to replace sheetrock, carpet, and more. Roof tiles can be susceptible to leaks caused by various problems depending on the installation workmanship, the quality of the tile itself, top flashing, maintenance, [...]

Why You Need To Have Regular Roof Inspections

The roof is one of the most important aspects of a structure. The roof protects you and your family from harsh weather and other external factors. Being the highest part of your South Florida home, the roof suffers the brunt of high winds and storms. The roof needs regular maintenance to extend its lifespan and [...]

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