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30
Jul

Why it Benefits You to Have a Competent Contractor on YOUR SIDE!

Something that’s not talked about enough !! Delay. Deny. Defend. And WHY it benefits you as a homeowner to have a competent contractor on your team. Insurance companies are investments companies. “They can’t legally deny legitimate claims and must work in good faith to assess every loss sustained. “ HOWEVER...... That isn’t always the case. The longer they can hold off on paying out that claim, the longer they can…

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30
Jul

The Benefits of Upgrading to Metal

Homeowners choose to upgrade their roofing systems to metal for many reasons. One of which, is the undeniable curb appeal it adds to your home! Metal Roofing systems are beautiful and are available in a variety of colors. However, It would be silly to stop there with the benefits this investment brings. I say "investment" because a metal roofing system will actually ADD value to your property! Its a LIFETIME…

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30
Jul

The TRUTH behind Roofers who “waive the deductible”, Ms Jones.

"Waiving deductibles" in this market has become a sad reality for some contractors who lack ethical business' practices, and even more sad for the homeowners that it is misleading to. Here is the TRUTH behind companies who advertise "Free Roof, Pick a color" Its true that roofers are accustomed to working for insurance proceeds. However that deductible is considered PART of those proceeds. Its important to remember before we get…

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30
Jul

GOT HAIL?

LET US GIVE YOU A FREE ROOF INSPECTION! We know, you've heard this 1,000 times with the recent hail storms in the DFW metroplex right ? Well I dare you to let me convince you on why you SHOULD do it. You in? Your due diligence clause in your insurance company says if you do not report storm damage within a 1-2 year window of date of loss... they will…

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30
Jul

Roof System Ventilation

Ventilation to the roofing system is often something overlooked and not talked about, but it could arguably be one of the most important components to your roof. What is ventilation? A ventilation system is responsible for two important things. 1) letting head escape your attitic 2) keeping air cycling so moisture doesn't build up at the eves of the roof. You might be familiar with wind turbines or "whirly birds".…

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30
Jul

How to Tell if You have roof damage Needs a roof repair

A shingle roof in Texas, on average, only last around 7 years due to heavy storm conditions of wind and hail. By that time frame, chances are you have roof damage and need a roof replacement or roof repair. If your roof has not been inspected since the last storm you had, you might be wondering if you need to replace your roof. Answering that is easy! 1) Have you…

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30
Jul

RKG PRODUCTS & SYSTEMS

US VS THEM : PRODUCT QUALITY Cheap Tamco shingle ? Not at RKG. We are Owens Corning Preferred contractors that have been trained in our systems by the manufacturer that created them. Did you know the Owens Corning Duration shingle is the ONLY shingle that is made to be installed with a nail gun. All others are called to be installed with a hammer! (Beware of misinformed roofers) The nylon…

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30
Jul

HOW TO SAVE 15-20% ON YOUR INSURANCE PREMIUMS

Homeowners insurance is a MUST, especially if you have a mortgage. In fact, the mortgage company will make sure you obtain homeowners insurance before you close on the house. So, your paying for it! Read on to learn how to USE YOUR COVERAGE to UPGRADE your roof to a system that will SAVE you 15-20% annually once its installed. A replacement cost insurance policy covers the entire cost of a…

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14
Jul

Bidding Your Roof: Understanding the Insurance Game

Has your insurance carrier recently totaled your roof and approved you for a roof replacement ? It might feel like the most logical thing to do now is to get 3 bids from different contractors for your project, in fact, your insurance carrier might have even advised you to do so! Now, here lies the question: whose benefit do they do that for-yours or theirs? Let’s break down how this…

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14
Jul

Flood and Water Damage Restoration

With the Flood Warnings Currently in Effect, We want to take a moment to share IMPORTANT INFO for those of you who MAY endure some flooding to your home with this heavy rain.  Eventually, water looses room to run off or isn’t able to shed off as quick as more rain comes.  Unfortunately, sometimes, that water ends up coming into your house. ? So, #TEAMRKG presents you with the content…

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