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Quick Tips for Detecting Roof Leaks

Detecting roof leaks early is critical to keeping your roof sound and protecting ceilings and walls from damage. Have your roof inspected!

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Winter Rains Make Old Roofs Leak

Bay Area winter rains are tough on old roofs. And, because your roof protects you, your home and your possessions from wind and rain, you need to keep that old roof properly patched. Make sure your roof is in good […] continue reading ›

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How to Size Gutters for Your Roof

You may not think about your home’s gutters and downspouts very often. But they are a key factor in keeping your roof and your home in good condition. A good gutter system: Protects the foundation of a home by channeling rainwater […] continue reading ›

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How to Maintain Skylights on Bay Area Homes

Skylights can be a great thing to have or to add to the roof of your home. They bring more natural light into the home. Skylights also save on energy costs by reducing the need for interior electric lighting. In […] continue reading ›

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Get Roof Repairs Done This Summer and Fall

Having a good roof protects the contents, and value, of homes and commercial buildings. The roof provides protection for the structure itself. And a good roof enhances the exterior appeal and value of a home or commercial structure. It also contributes significantly […] continue reading ›

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Should You Wait for Solar Panel Prices to Drop?

Solar power is no longer a distant dream for California homeowners. As many as 10 million American homes and buildings now have solar power. And that number continues to increase as solar panel costs and solar system costs decrease. Why […] continue reading ›

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Seven Steps for Choosing Roof Shingle or Tile Colors

Roofs last a long time. So, the selection of roof shingle or tile colors is a critical part of installing a new roof. It is also a chance to truly improve the curb appeal of your home by matching shingle […] continue reading ›

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How to Select Roofing Materials for Your Bay Area Home

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 […] continue reading ›

Century Roof and Solar Panel Cleaning

How Often Should You Clean Solar Panels?

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, […] continue reading ›

Gutter Cleaning

Tips for Cleaning and Repairing Gutters

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 […] continue reading ›