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Winterization of A Commercial Building for Ice and Snow

Is one’s business or facility ready for the winter ahead? Hopefully, by now, every section of a roof has had a thorough inspection fall inspection. If not, there’s still some time to ensure clogged drains, scuppers, and other issues are cleared and in good shape for the coming season. The neglection of these issues and […]

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Drainage Solutions for Flat Roofs in Victoria

The proper flat roof drainage system can help a roof’s integrity. Flat roofs have a long history in North America, especially in regards to commercial construction. However, flat roofs depend greatly on proper drainage of rain and snowmelt to preserve their integrity. Without it, pooling water can occur and cause leaks, deterioration in the roof […]

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How to Safely Remove Snow from your Roof

What is so important about removing snow from the roof? The main reason one should remove snow from their roof is that it is crucial in preventing ice dams from forming on one’s roof. An ice dam cannot form without snow. If one is successful in the prevention of ice dams, they are far more […]

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The Rain is Here! Is Your Roof Prepared?

The rain is here! The rain is here! Yes, as Vancouver Islanders take shelter in their warm and cozy homes from the torrential downpour this fall, questions quickly consume their minds; did I take the necessary precautions to prepare my roof for the wet and harsh fall ahead? Did I even have a roof inspection […]

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Fibreglass VS. Asphalt Shingles

Whether a roof is shingled in fiberglass or asphalt shingles, it will be subject to wear and tear over time in the climate of Vancouver Island. There will come the point when a homeowner has to replace the roof on their home. When that day dawns, the homeowner will likely face the choice having the […]

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Steps for Preparing Your Roof in Victoria for Fall and Winter

Summer’s on its last legs here on the island, and an important question needs to be asked. Is your roof prepared for the wet and moist fall and winter months that lay ahead? Often, with leading busy lives, homeowners forget about how important the integrity of a roof can be. Vancouver Island endures the rain […]

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Advantages of a Torch on Roof

Did you know that Shoreline Roofing and Exteriors provides a service called torch on roofing in Victoria BC? Yes, that is right, torch on roofing. What is a torch on roofing? Well, without getting into the technicalities regarding the compound chemicals involved in the torch on roofing, it consists, generally, of two plies of Modified […]

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Summer De-Mossing of your Roof

British Columbia’s capital, Victoria, resides in a natural rain forest. It wouldn’t appear that way today with all the construction taking place, but it’s true. What does that mean? It means, the great city of Victoria experiences a lot of rain and in turn, allows moss to grow and build on rooftops in the city. […]

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Victoria Roofing Inspections

Shoreline Roofing and Exteriors provides a complete roofing inspection service in Victoria and the greater Victoria area. It’s definitely a service to consider for one’s personal, business or insurance needs. Shorelines roofing experts are trained to identify potential future problems along the lines of shingle damage, damage from moss, shingles that are buckling, missing shingles, […]

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Time to Re-Roof or New Roof: What to look for ?

Are the 30-year roofing shingles nearing the end of their lifespan? What does a roofer look for when deciding whether or not it’s time for new shingles? Well, in addition to roof leaks, there are a few signs that shingles need to be replaced. Although blown-off shingles don’t look appealing, they don’t indicate impending failure. […]

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