Recognizing Storm Damage

Several neighborhoods in Central and East Omaha were hit by a surprise hailstorm storm Wednesday night. Softball-sized hail was reported in some areas! Hail of any size can be very destructive, causing damage to windows, roofs, siding, and gutters. Here are some tips from the Rooferees to help you assess if your home has been damaged by hail. ·         Leaking […]

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Important Insurance Considerations Before a Storm

Our area was hit hard by devastating tornados and severe storms last week and many homeowners were left with significant damage or the complete loss of their home. They have a long road to recovery from the losses they have endured. These unfortunate events can be a reminder for everyone to be sure you understand your insurance policies. Here are […]

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Beware of Storm Chasers

The storms that hit the Omaha area last week left devastating damage for many of our neighbors. Our thoughts remain with everyone who sustained property damage from the tornadoes. If your home or business was damaged in the storms, it can be difficult to know where to start when it comes to choosing the contractor that is right for your […]

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Be Ready for Severe Storms!

The Omaha Metro area could potentially see the first severe storm of the season at the end of the week, and forecasters are warning about the potential for damaging hail with this storm. Broken and missing roof shingles, and dents or holes in siding and gutters can be expected on homes and buildings in the path of a severe storm. […]

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Severe Weather Awareness Week

March 25 – 29 is Severe Weather Awareness Week in Nebraska. The Rooferees have a few reminders about storm season. Thunderstorms are the biggest weather threat in the Midwest. A severe thunderstorm can produce quarter-sized or larger hail with wind gusts of 60 mph or more. Severe storms with hail and strong winds can cause severe damage to homes and […]

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Ice on the Roof? What You Should Know.

The Omaha metro area has seen a fair share of snow in recent days. Unfortunately the first significant snowfall was a heavy, wet snow, which melted on impact due to warm temps, and later froze, forming a layer of ice forming initially on surfaces. When snow falls on top of a layer of ice, there is the potential for ice […]

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Hail Damage? Call the Rooferees!

Parts of Fremont, Bennington, and the Omaha metro area were hit by a surprise hailstorm storm last week. In fact, some homeowners recorded 3-inch hail at their homes! Hail of any size can be very destructive. Hail and strong winds can damage roofs, gutters and siding. The Rooferees have some tips to share recognizing if your home has been damaged […]

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Hello Nebraska City!

Nebraska City, you were recently hit hard by a Spring hailstorm. The Rooferees at Weatherguard Inc. are here to help! First, here are some tips to know if your property was damaged by the hail: Asphalt granules in the gutters or coming out of downspouts are a good indication that asphalt shingles may be damaged from hail. Check siding, downspouts, […]

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Severe Weather Awareness Week

March 27 – 31 is Nebraska Severe Weather Awareness Week – a perfect time to share some reminders about storm season. In the Midwest, severe thunderstorms pose the biggest weather threat. In order for a thunderstorm to be considered severe, it must produce quarter-sized or larger hail with wind gusts of around 60 mph. About 10% of all annual T-storms […]

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Be Aware, and Choose Local!

If your home or business received hail damage in the recent storm, you may be finding it difficult to know how to choose the contractor that is right for your job. The Rooferees have some advice – be aware, and choose a local company! You may have heard radio spots from roofing companies claiming to be unaffected by supply chain […]

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