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Your choice of roofing materials is important. It is a decision you will live with for at least two decades! Roof material choices involve both esthetic and practical concerns. First, having a strong and healthy roof protects a homeowner’s investment in the home. It seals the house against the elements, while also saving energy costs […]

Whether to clean solar panels is a great question we get with every solar power installation we do. Our answer is simple: Century Roof and Solar does not actually recommend cleaning solar panels more than once annually. And in the Bay Area, one good winter rain will do the job for you! Homeowners and commercial […]

As you climb the ladder this week to hang your holiday lights, you may peer into your gutters and realize they need cleaning out! Take immediate action, as our winter rains are on the way. You must keep Bay Area gutters clean and fix leaks to protect your roofing and home from water damage. Gutter […]

Most people probably take their roofs for granted, until they leak. People often wait too long before having their roof inspected, which leads to more costly repairs or even replacement. So, it is important not to wait until a problem is as evident as a leak. The roof is one of the most expensive and […]

It is hard to remember in the heat and smoke of August and September that the rainy season will arrive (we hope) in about two months. And once it rains, all kinds of roofing problems are going to announce their presence. This includes issues with your gutters, which could be clogged or damaged, or simply […]

Skylights are a great addition to a home’s roof. They let natural light in to brighten areas of your home that would otherwise lack direct sunlight. But they are the roof feature that is most likely to develop leaks as time goes by. In our long experience maintaining and repairing Bay Area roofs, we know […]

Have you been putting off roof repair? Will you be trying to squeeze one more winter season out of your current roof? There are seven key warning signs that will tell you it is probably time to call in Century Roof and Solar for an inspection to ensure you are set for “one more year!” […]

Does it look like it’s time for a new roof? Here are 8 warning signs that it’s time to call in a professional Bay Area roofing contractor for inspection.

Homeowners tend to spend a lot of resources to make their homes more visually appealing, but not enough on the foundation. If you happen to be one among them, then the need for choosing the right furniture, paint color, and other decor probably takes priority over choosing the right rain gutter. We don’t blame you; […]

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