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Hail Damage Blaine MN

Roofing Contractor Blaine MNIf you were in or around your home during the recent hail storm that barreled through Blaine, MN, you’re likely wondering if your roof sustained any storm damage. There were reports of hail sightings as large as 1.75”, so there’s little denying that countless homeowners in the area could have significant damage to their roofs. If you’re unsure of what to do, feel free to reach out to our team at United Roofing & Remodeling, Inc. We can come out to your home to offer a free assessment to determine if the recent hail storms caused any damage to your roof, and if so work up a reliable estimate that can be used to discuss your options. Read Full Post

Storm Damage Insurance Approved Contractor Inver Grove Heights MN

Siding Contractor MinnesotaStorm damage is something that you cannot plan for. Every time you hear the weatherman predict a heavy storm approaching the Inver Grove Heights or Woodbury, MN area, many people’s fingers are crossed in hopes that no damage will occur to their home. If you find yourself in an unfortunate situation where the roof on your home has been damaged by a storm, finding a storm damage insurance approved contractor in the area should be your top priority. Lucky for you, our proven and insurance approved team at United Roofing is in the area and eager to assist you with all of your storm damage repair needs. Read Full Post

Storm Damage Inver Grove Heights MN

Unless you were out of town, you likely heard the recent storm that caused significant storm damage in and around Inver Grove Heights, MN. With reports of 1”+ hail, there’s a good chance that property damage from this storm could be significant. If you’re unsure of whether your roof was affected by the recent storm, it’s probably a good idea to reach out to a professional roofing contractor like United Roofing & Remodeling, Inc. today. We would be happy to come out to your home, or office to provide a free storm damage assessment. Read Full Post

Commercial Flat Roof Hail Damage Repairs North Branch, MN

Commercial Roofing Hail Damage North Branch, MNHail is an unexpected and destructive force. One minute the skies are nice and sunny on a warm, June day, and the next minute the clouds roll in, the sky turns dark, and instead of rain, the clouds unleash a flurry of ice on unsuspecting people. If your business or commercial property sustained damage from the recent hail storm that pummeled North Branch, MN, on June 29, 2015, call the professional contractors at United Roofing & Remodeling, Inc. to repair your commercial flat roof and get your business and/or commercial property back in working order again. Read more

Minnesota Roofing Company Minneapolis MN

Roofing MN | Minnesota Roofing Company If you’ve had hail damage and are considering replacing your shingles, you might want to consider an impact resistant shingle. Impact resistant shingles are slightly more expensive than standard architectural shingles because they’re thicker, heavier and come with longer warranty coverage. Roofing MN – Impact Resistant Shingles Some insurance companies offer premium discounts if you install Class 4 impact resistant shingles, which may offset the added cost of the shingles, and lessen the risk of future roof hail damage. Check with your insurance company for details. However, it is important to note that even though impact-resistant shingles can lessen the risk of hail damage, most manufacturer warranties do not cover hail damage even for shingles that pass the UL test. Select a Roof Cover For Your Home That Will Perform Better in High Winds and Hail Storms Underwriters Laboratories (UL) has the most demanding standard for testing the impact resistance of shingles. The test determines the amount of stress a newly manufactured shingle can withstand without cracking. Here’s how it works: Steel balls of various sizes are used to simulate the force of free-falling hailstones. The steel balls are usually dropped from 20 feet. The steel ball hits the shingle at 90mph and comes to an instant stop. This is a higher force than most hail that hits a roof. The shingles are struck twice in the same spot to test impact resistance. A rating is assigned to each shingle (Class 1, 2, 3, or 4) to signify resistance to a particular size steel ball; the higher the rating, the greater the impact...