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Common Skylight Issues

Common Skylight Issues

How to Spot and Identify the Damage Skylights are a great way to incorporate natural light into your home. They can help ease electric bills and provide an aesthetically pleasing warmth to a room. Skylights are also a low-cost solution to expose your home to extra...
A New Roof Can Make Your Home POP!

A New Roof Can Make Your Home POP!

Choosing the Right Roof Most people don’t give their roof enough credit. The roof of your home is the piece de resistance, the icing on the cake that makes your home POP. In fact, your roof is the first thing individuals notice about your home. Does it have fading or...
A Quick Roofing Fix Gone Wrong

A Quick Roofing Fix Gone Wrong

TruBlue Roofing To The Rescue At TruBlue Roofing, we have seen our fair share of roofing fixes gone wrong. Whether it was a DIY project or an inept roofing company with shabby workmanship, we never like to be the “Roofing Knights”  that ride in to save the day....
Shingle Replacement Gone Wrong

Shingle Replacement Gone Wrong

TruBlue Roofing to The Rescue Have you ever driven through a neighborhood and noticed a roof with different colored shingles? Ever wondered what happened to cause that situation and questioned why the necessary steps weren’t taken to match the shingles? At TruBlue...
Rain Gutter Repair

Rain Gutter Repair

Most Common Gutter Problems As a homeowner, you’re inevitably going to deal with some common home repair problems. One such issue is rain gutters- whether it’s clogged gutters or leaks, here are the most common repairs and how a professional can help....
How to Deal with High Wind Damage to Your Roof

How to Deal with High Wind Damage to Your Roof

Tips for Protecting Your Roof from High Force Wind It’s that time of year again. Brisk winter winds can sometimes be problematic, especially if combined with freezing rain. Spring brings even windier days and perhaps a thunderstorm to boot. Homeowners need to be...
5 Upgrades to Consider When Re-Roofing Your Home

5 Upgrades to Consider When Re-Roofing Your Home

Roof Upgrades that Matter When it comes time for you to re-roof, check out these in-home technological advances and upgrades that can enhance the heating, cooling, and general feel of your home. For instance, solar panels are one form of alternative energy gaining...
6 Things That Are Ruining Your Roof

6 Things That Are Ruining Your Roof

Protecting Your Roof Your roof is one of the most important parts of your house — it protects you and your family from the elements and helps to keep your home cool/heated. When a leak starts in your roof, it can be costly to fix. Worse yet, if water gets into your...
Metal Roofing Vs. Shingles

Metal Roofing Vs. Shingles

Pros and Cons of Both Roofing Types   Homeowners are always looking for ways to save money. While there are many different options, one of the most popular is metal roofing vs. shingles. This post will discuss the differences between these two types of roofs and...
Replacing a Roof With Solar

Replacing a Roof With Solar

Things to Know and Consider As a premier company specializing in residential roofing, we see our fair share of homes with solar panel systems. Some solar panels have been installed recently with pristine roofing shingles underneath, while some have been on the roof...
When is the Best Time to Replace a Roof?

When is the Best Time to Replace a Roof?

A Seasonal Guide to Roofing The weather is starting to cool down, which means outdoor projects are in full swing. Since most of us were barricaded in our homes due to the sweltering heat this summer, now is a great time to think about the exterior of your home. One...
Reroofing

Reroofing

To Reroof, or Not to Reroof. That’s the Question. The Shady Practice of Reroofing Reroofing is when a roofing company hammers new shingles over old shingles. Is it legal? Yes, but is it best practice? Absolutely not. TruBlue Roofing never re-roofs. Any roof we install...
Summer Humidity Damage

Summer Humidity Damage

Summer Roofing Issues: Humidity Damage Protecting Your Roof from Summer Humidity North Carolina is the home of humidity. You can feel it on any summer day when you step outside from your air-conditioned home. It’s like you slipped on a warm wet suit of heat. Imagine...
Nesting and Roof Damage

Nesting and Roof Damage

Nesting and Roof Damage How to Protect Your Roof from Bird Infestations Spring is in the air, and it’s the ideal time for birds and other animals to make nests for their young. The animals that cause a problem with your home are most likely the ones who take up...