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Bert Roofing named 2016 Industry Award Winner

2016 NTRCA Golden Hammer Award Winner

The North Texas Roofing Contractors Association announced Dallas based Bert Roofing Inc. as a 2016 Winner of a “Golden Hammer Award” for “Outstanding Residential Project” in 2016. This is the seventh time Bert Roofing has won a Golden Hammer award for Outstanding Residential Project which is more than any other contractor.  

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UL 2218 Impact Resistant Shingles

Are Impact Resistant Shingles Hail Proof?

From North to Frisco to South of Dallas, our customers have always inquired if we have any hail proof shingles. We always tell them that there is no such thing as a hail proof shingle, but there are many options for Impact Resistant shingles.

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Gas Prices and Roofing Prices

How Closely Related are Gas Prices and Roofing Prices ?

Asphalt is the main waterproofing ingredient for many roofing materials including modified bitumen, felt, and the majority of shingle products.  Asphalt is a black sticky semi-solid form of petroleum.  Crude oil is sent to the refinery for processing,

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Radiant Barrier TechShield

LP TechShield Radiant Barrier

Radiant Barrier TechShield Information Guide

What is radiant barrier and do you need it? What is TechShield? Does Bert Roofing install these products? He is our frequently asked questions on this and related topics.

 

What is Radiant Barrier?

On a warm summer day,

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30 lb felt & 2 by 4s

Misleading Common Building Product Names 

 

 Lowe’s Home Centers Fined 1.6 Million over 2 by 4s !

Last month a Marin Superior Court Judge ordered Lowe’s to pay a 1.6 million dollar fine for misleading advertising. What shady practice did the building supply giant engage in?  

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too many roof vents

Can A Roof Have Too Much Ventilation?

 

The short answer is yes.

The photo above shows a typical roof with three of the most common types of roof vents,  Ridge Vent (near), Turbine Vent (far), and thermostatically controlled electric power vent in the middle.  At Bert Roofing we use all three types with great success.  

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McKinney Hit By Hail March 27, 2014

Hail Rips McKinney Texas 

Thanks Pete Delkus for keeping us informed. The supercell hit McKinney and moved North East. Per the Storm Prediction Center 1.5 inch hail hit the McKinney area which is approximately ping-pong sized and considered sever. 

There are also reports in Fairview,

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Our Management Team

Meet The Bert Roofing Team

It is people that make up a business and knowing who they are is important. The entire core of the Bert Roofing team has been here for a very long time. We would be please to meet you.  Here is a brief introduction:

John Edward Bert II –

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Shingle Warranty & Roof Lifespan

 

The Shingle Warranty & A Normal Roof Lifespan

Shingle warranty and a normal roof lifespan are not the same. Normal lifespan would be defined as useful life not impacted by an abnormal life shortening event such has hail damage. A roof normally wears primarily from ultra violet (UV) exposure.

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Bert Roofing Wins 2013 Industry Award

2013 NTRCA Golden Hammer Award Winner

Earlier today, the North Texas Roofing Contractors Association announced Dallas based Bert Roofing Inc. as a 2013 Winner of a “Golden Hammer Award” for “Outstanding Residential Project” in 2013. This is the sixth time Bert Roofing has won a Golden Hammer award for Outstanding Residential Project which is more than any other contractor.  

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