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Roofing Patches – This is why we advocate for you.

Bad Roofing Patch Job

When Roofing is What You Do, You Notice Things Like Roofing Patches Aapex Construction & Restoration was founded on the principles that standing up for the homeowner and doing what is right is always our #1 priority.  When we see roofing patches like the ones in this video we cringe.  Not only do these patches […]

The Importance of Improving Roof Ventilation in Older Homes

If you own a home built in the mid to late half of the 1900s, chances are you are in the market for a new roof. Whether replacing your home’s original roof (for homes built in the 80s) or laying its third or fourth roof (for those built much earlier), a re-roofing project provides the […]

Design Tip: Choosing Your Home’s Roofing Color

Roofing Color Choices

The roof is one of the most significant features of your home’s exterior. In addition to protecting your home from the elements, it also makes up anywhere from 25-40% of the visible exterior. It is typically the first thing people notice when they see your house. Though it sits atop your home, it sets the […]

Cool Roofs: What They Are & Why They Are Trending

Here in temperate Northeast Ohio, we may not hear a lot about cool roofs, but in other areas of the U.S., especially in the south and southwest, cool roofs are often required for residential and commercial buildings. Designed to reflect more sunlight and absorb less heat, cool roofs help reduce building cooling costs in the summer and extend […]

Built to Last: The Life Expectancy of 5 Popular Roofing Materials

life expectancy of popular roofing materials

A new roof is one of the single most expensive repairs a homeowner expects to make. As you prepare to make this investment in your home, it’s important to get a sense for the available options to determine not only the most appropriate material, but also the one that will last the longest. So which […]