How to Have a Leak-Free Spring

It’s officially spring and while Michigan may not always cooperate with our seasonal plans, it’s time to start thinking about the warmer months ahead. While there are many beautiful wonders that happen during the spring, there are a few challenges. In this blog we offer you a few tips on how to have a leak-free …

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Roofing, Gutters, & Insulation in Southeast Michigan

You may have noticed that for the time being, Southeast Michigan has been having a relatively mild winter. With projected snowstorms in the forecast, however, now may be the ideal time to get your home ready for winter before a storm hits. At Roof Advance, we offer a variety of services that can benefit your …

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Preventing Winter Damage to Your Roof

As of yet, we’ve been pretty fortunate this winter in southeast Michigan when it comes to snowfall. With just a few flurries and snow-filled days here and there, this winter has yet to pose the infamous snowpocalypse we’ve grown accustomed to here in the north. However, that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t prepare our homes for …

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How to Safely Hang Last Minute Christmas Lights

With Christmas just days away and guests making their way from out of town, you might be on of the many folks who are hanging last minute Christmas lights this year.  Hanging outdoor lights can feel like such a chore but you want to make sure you do so safely without injuring yourself or damaging …

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How to Choose the Right Shingle | Roof Advance

If you’re in the market for replacing your roof, chances are you’re wondering what kind of shingle you should use. In this blog we’ll break down the different types of shingles Roof Advance offers as well as some helpful tips in choosing a color and style that fits your home. Before we dive into shingle styles, …

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BEST Home Improvement Investments | Roof Advance

Part Two: As spring begins and summer nears, chances are you’ll be thinking of a few home improvements to make as the weather warms. While you may have a few DIY tricks up your sleeve, we want to make sure you always get the most bang for your buck. Whether you’re replacing your roof or updating …

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How to Know When your Porch Needs a New Roof

When you think of curb appeal, what do you imagine? Perhaps you envision a lush green lawn, a white picket fence, and pristine windows. You may even picture sitting on a beautiful porch while sipping lemonade as your wave to the neighbors. When you think of curb appeal, do you think of your roof? If …

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Go Green Series-Green Roofs with Vegetation

While not as common as solar panels or rainwater collection, there is another way to make your roof more “green” – growing plants on it. Vegetation takes in carbon dioxide and gives off oxygen which is wonderful for the atmosphere and since your roof is a large unused space, why not make the best of …

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Common Roofing Problems | Roof Advance

Roofing problems are one of every homeowner’s worst nightmares. Not only can it be costly and time consuming to repair the issue but if left too long it can allow the elements to damage the inside of your home and your belongings. Keep an eye out for these top four common roofing problems and call …

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Leigh R. – Why I Hired Roof Advance

As a trusted local Ypsilanti roofing company, Roof Advance loves nothing more than providing clients with excellent roofing services. Our family-owned business has been an Ypsilanti roofing company serving Southeast Michigan for over 20 years. From time to time we like to highlight some of our customers’ experiences in an interview style blog. These reviews …

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