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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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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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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Recognizing Storm Damage

Our first threat of severe weather could come later today, but we know this is just the beginning of severe storm season. Severe storms are common in the Midwest this time of year, and they can be very destructive. Hail and strong winds can damage roofs, gutters and siding, and repair and replacement costs can be high. The Rooferees have […]

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Spring Storms – and Storm Chasers – are Back!

The recent storms are a reminder that storm season is here – and spring storms in the Midwest can be very damaging! Storms with heavy rain, strong winds and hail can cause significant damage to your home – the siding, gutters, decking, and roofs bear the brunt of the hail’s force. As you are assessing your home after a storm, […]

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Don’t Worry if You Are Still Waiting For a New Roof!

If you are waiting to replace a roof that was damaged in a summer storm, here’s a word of caution – you might be running out of time to have the roof safely replaced before winter. What does that mean? Proper installation of an asphalt roof requires proper conditions – temperatures above 50 degrees, dry, and ideally sunny. If the […]

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Hiring a Reliable Contractor for Storm Damage Repairs

If you have determined that your house sustained hail damage, it can be difficult to know who to trust for the necessary repairs. Choosing a reputable, local company is key to ensuring that you will receive quality, honest service. The Rooferees have a few tips to help you choose the right contractor for your storm damage repairs: Choose a local […]

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