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Midwest Roofing provides roofing repair and installation services at the Lake of the Ozarks, Jefferson City, and Columbia areas. Our blog contains posts rich with tips and tricks on maintaining and protecting your home or commercial building.

How to Handle a Roof Leak During a Storm

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Image another storm has rolled into town. Suddenly, you look up and notice water leaking through the ceiling. It's very important to contain the leak as much as possible to avoid further damage. Don't know where to start? Follow these tips for emergency roof repairs:

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4 Popular Roof Choices for Your Home

4 popular roof choices for your home

Deciding on a roof for your home is an investment that stays with and impacts you for decades. Cost is a major factor, but other variables like size, complexity of the roof shape/structure, and more determine what would be best for you and your home. These four roofing materials are popular and may be greatly beneficial, but you should weigh them with the drawbacks to make sure you don't regret your decision years down the road.

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Questions for a Roof Inspector When Buying a New House

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The quality of a house's roof is one of the most important factors to consider when buying a home, but it's also one of the hardest to judge on your own. If you have an inspector looking at the roof, make sure you ask them these four questions:

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3 Reasons to Inspect Your Chimney Before Autumn

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Summer is drawing to an end, which means falling leaves, weather changes, and neighborhood critters getting ready for winter. Every season has its to-do list of home maintenance tasks and important repairs that keep your home secure and in good condition. One area often overlooked by homeowners is their chimney.  Below we discuss three key reasons to ensure your autumn checklist includes a chimney inspection.

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Finding the Right Roof for your Business

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Attracting customers to your business requires experience and finesse. Not only should your product or service stand out and be prime, but so should your building. To do that, you need a façade and good roof that looks appealing and stays strong amidst weather fluctuations. There are multiple roof types to accommodate your building's structure and your personal preferences, each with its own benefits and drawbacks.

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Image another storm has rolled into town. Suddenly, you look up and notice water leaking through the ceiling. It's very ...
Deciding on a roof for your home is an investment that stays with and impacts you for decades. Cost is a major factor, b...