Edmonton Roofing Blog

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What is a Butterfly Roof?

The type of roof that is V-shaped, resembling a butterfly, is…
Prevent roof fire

What You Need to Know About Fire Hazards to Your Roof

In an old investigation that was published way back in 1958,…

Trees can be Terrible for Your Roof

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Lovely, majestic trees can be a major selling point for a property,…
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What is a Flat Roof?

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The name "flat roof" suggests that this type of roof is, well,…
shingles

Getting Your Roof Re-shingled? Here are Answers and Options for Shingles

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No doubt about it, Alberta summer is the best time to get work…
pyramid roof

What is a Pyramid Roof?

A pyramid roof is easy to recognize because it looks exactly…
sbs roofing application on a flat roof

Guide to SBS Membrane Roofing Material

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The most popular options for flat roofing material are tar and…
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What is a Skillion/Shed Roof

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Skillion, mono-pitched roof, lean-to roof, pent roof, and shed…

How your Roof's Drainage Systems Work to Prevent Water Damage

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Proper water drainage is absolutely vital to the lifespan of…

Summer Project: Half Moon Lake Re-roofing

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  This summer we're working on some homes in Half Moon…
EPDM from Firestone installed in a flat roof.

Guide to EPDM Roofing Material

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If you have a low-sloped or flat roofed structure and you’re…
flat roof repair

Steve’s Flat Farmhouse Roof Repair

Steve’s home is located northwest of Edmonton, Alberta just…
get great ventilation on your roof with vents

Roof Ventilation: What's it all about?

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Roof Ventilation Simply put, ventilation is basically holes…
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What is a Gambrel Roof?

The gambrel roof is commonly used for barns and churches, but…

Wondering what to do when you have a Leaking Roof?

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Roof Leaking? Dave is a client of ours who owns a flat-roofed…
traditional home with hip roof

What is a Hip Roof?

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A hip roof or hipped roof is a common type of roof used for homes,…

Preventing Commercial Roofing Disasters

Commercial buildings are more complicated than residential…
Bonnet roof

What is a Bonnet Roof?

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The bonnet roof, also called a belcote roof, kicked-eaves roof,…

7 Things to Check Before You Hire a Roofing Contractor

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Are you afraid of hiring the wrong roofing contractor? Putting…

Why Should I Hire a Licensed and Insured Roofer?

Crest Roofing & Co's Chris Fraser explains why you should…

Our Beginner's Guide to Maintaining Your Residential Flat Roof

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Many homeowners believe that flat roofs, or low-slope, SBS membrane…

The 9 Most Common Problems with Shingle Roofs

The condition of your roof is one of the most important aspects…

Flat Roof Major Leak Repair

Crest Roofing & Co's Chris Fraser presents a residential…

Drain Replacement in Progress

Crest Roofing & Co's Chris Fraser presents a drain replacement…

Which is the best membrane to install for my flat roof?

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At Crest Roofing, we often get asked which roofing membrane is…

Why Do Edmonton Roofing Companies Need Liability Insurance?

At Crest Roofing, we are experiencing one of the busiest seasons…

Is there black mold on your Edmonton roof?

Today's biggest concern among roofing contractors in Edmonton…

Why is it important to remove snow from your roof?

Removing snow from your roof is one way of making sure that…

Top 7 Things to Consider When Hiring an Edmonton Roofing Contractor

Installing a new roof or undertaking a major repair is a huge…

Why doesn't Crest Roofing require money up front?

More and more roofing contractors are asking for a down payment…

Is Crest Roofing covered by WCB?

Crest Roofing & Co, a professional roofing company in Edmonton,…