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Cost-Effective Seasonal Roofing Care for Your Lexington Home

May 13, 2024

Lexington’s seasonal weather can be harsh on roofs, making regular care and maintenance crucial to avoid major problems. Each season, from summer storms to icy winters, challenges this critical component. By following a tailored regular maintenance checklist and getting regular professional inspections, you can spot issues early, keep your roof in top shape all year, […]

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7 Signs You Need A Roof Inspection After A Storm

May 25, 2023

You should get your roof inspected at least one a year, but especially right after a storm. Here are some things to look out for if you are wondering if it’s time to call us If you notice any of these items listed, or it’s been a while since you have had your roof inspected, […]

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New Roof Replacement In Lilly KY

Jun 14, 2022

Homeowner was in need to replace the roof of his home, garage, and gazebo to address leaking issues as well as replace the fascia board trim on two of the home’s rakes. After visiting with them, they decided on a new roof color (Owens Corning Duration Driftwood) and we then proceeded to scheduling the construction […]

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Roof Replacement Project In Corbin, KY

May 27, 2022

Homeowner has contacted us a week ago with some leak issues on his roof. Upon inspection of the roof we have spotted the reasons for the leak, and proposed a course of action to fix it. Besides the complete roof replacement, we have also replaced some bad wood from the roof decking. It was chosen […]

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Roof Replacement Corbin KY

May 26, 2022

We were contacted about a roof that had missing shingles and was leaking. Homeowner has decided on a very exotic and beautiful color for her new roof: Owens Corning Duration Terra Cotta. It was the first time we have used this color of shingle and the result was very pleasant. Homeowner and our crew were […]

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London KY Roof Replacement

May 19, 2022

Homeowner contacted us telling us she had several missing shingles. We inspected her roof and verified that. We assisted her with her insurance claim, had it approved, and then proceeded with a full roof replacement. All of these done within one week. She choose Owens Corning Duration Driftwood for her new roof. It looks beautiful! […]

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New Roof Replacement Somerset KY

May 4, 2022

We have performed a small repair job for this customer in the past because his insurance would not cover the entire roof replacement. Since then, he has switched insurance providers and now his roof was approved for a full replacement. We have assisted homeowner in this transition and navigating through the claim process and we […]

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Roof Replacement – Metal to Asphalt Shingles

Apr 26, 2022

Homeowner contacted us with issues with his roof, which was leaking in a few different areas. We have inspected it and noted these issues. Homeowner had decided to switch the roof from metal shingles to asphalt shingles. We have also removed an older asphalt shingle layer that was under the metal roof, replaced some bad […]

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Roof Replacement And Soffit Repair Jobs In London, KY

Apr 25, 2022

Homeowner has contacted us with issues with his roof after a recent storm. We have assisted him with the insurance claiming process and designed the best course of action to fix the issues he was experiencing. We have replaced the entire roof, replacing all bad portions of the decking and repairing the ceiling soffit on […]

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New Roof Replacement – Owens Corning Oakridge Onyx Black Shingles

Apr 25, 2022

We were contacted about roof leaks specially around the chimney. We noted water stain marks on he ceiling in several of the rooms in the house. Upon removing the old shingles we have also noted several portions of the wood decking in bad shape in need of replacement. It was chosen Owens Corning Oakridge Onyx […]

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Rental Property Roof Replacement In Burnside KY

Apr 22, 2022

The customer had this rental property and was in need to replace its roof. Despite not being very large, it has a very high pitch on its sides and most contractors did not want to do it. We have accessed what needed to be done designed a course of action and after the customer approved […]

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New Roof Replacement London, KY

Apr 21, 2022

Homeowner contacted us with problems on his roof. It was leaking. We have verified there were multiple shingles missing due to wind damage. We have assisted homeowner with his insurance claim and proceeded with the complete roof replacement with urgency. Despite being a large and hard roof with two layers of shingles on it, our […]

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Roof Replacement in Somerset, KY

Apr 2, 2022

Here are some before and after shots from a project we had today in Somerset, KY! We enjoy transforming homes! If you need a new roof, or believe you have roof damage from the recent winds, give the Barrier Roofs team a call! We work with all major insurance carriers and can walk you through your […]

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Roof Replacement Lexington, KY

Apr 2, 2022

Roof Choice: Shingles Location: Lexington, Kentucky Service: Full roof replacement

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New Roof Replacement Corbin, KY

Mar 23, 2022

Homeowner had roofing leaks, and contacted us 4 days ago. He needed the roof replaced quickly and within his budget, and we were able to accommodate all of those in just 4 days. Despite the quick turn around, the work was done completely and the results look good. He chose Duration Onyx Black shingles from […]

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Roof Replacement Job In Corbin, KY – Metal and Shingles

Mar 18, 2022

Homeowner contacted us with leaking issues in his home and damage on his metal roof in the garage due to a tree falling on it recently. We have coordinated the inspection with his insurance company assisting him along the way. He chose shingles Duration Driftwood and kept the green metal roof. The Driftwood shingles proved […]

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Lexington, KY Roof Replacement

Mar 17, 2022

Roof Choice: Owens Corning Duration Desert Tan – 6” gutters.Location: Lexington, KentuckyService: Roof replacement

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Completed Roof Replacement Project In Williamsburg, KY

Mar 7, 2022

“Homeowner contact our sales rep with some issues in her roof. Her roof was inspected within 24 hours of such contact and then we moved to assisting her with her insurance claim. While we waited for the claim to be approved we started to organize the purchase of the shingle color she chose: Owens Corning […]

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Roof Replacement – Corbin, KY

Mar 5, 2022

“The homeowner contacted our sales rep due to a severe leak on the front slope on his roof. Our sales rep not only assisted him with his insurance claim process, but also helped patching the hole on the roof so it would stop the leak until the claim was approved and the job completed. The […]

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Telltale Signs Of A Roof Leak

Mar 1, 2022

Are some shingles on your roof cracked, damaged, or missing? Perhaps you’ve identified staining on the walls, ceiling, or roof deck. Or maybe you’ve noticed mold or mildew growth in your home. If you’re familiar with any of these situations, chances are your roof is leaking. Whether due to old age, compromised shingles, or extreme […]

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Pictures Of House In London, KY

Feb 25, 2022

Homeowner was trying to get someone to inspect his roof for almost 6 months until he learned about us and our sales rep visited his home for the inspection on the same day of his phone call. It was determined the causes of the leaks he was experiencing (many missing shingles, poor flashing, and popped […]

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Roof Repair after Storm Damage in Williamsburg, KY

Feb 25, 2022

After a recent storm, homeowner noted damage to his roof. Also, one of the trees in the property had a broken branch that hit and damaged a section of the gutters. We worked with the homeowner and his insurance provider to guarantee the full restoration of the house roof and the damaged gutters. Homeowner chose […]

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Residential Roofing Offering Financing In London, KY

Feb 22, 2022

Homeowner contacted us about issues with his roof. He wanted it replacement but was on a tight budget. We worked out the financing with him enabling him to have his roof completely replaced and within his budgeting capability. He choose a beautiful Owens Corning Duration Onyx Black for his new roof. The entire process, from […]

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Roof Replacement Job Completed Today In London, KY

Feb 19, 2022

Homeowner contacted our sales rep and stated he was having leaks in his roof. After the inspection we verified the issue and assisted the homeowner with his insurance claim. The process went smooth and upon approval by the insurance company, a plan was designed to address the issue and the roof replacement was completed. Homeowner […]

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7 Common Causes Of Roof Leaks

Feb 18, 2022

A roof leak can cause a lot of damage to your house if not repaired in time, and this may cost you a lot of money in extensive repairs. While minor dripping from your roof may be the first sign you see of a roof leak, water may have accumulated on the roof for weeks […]

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Top Signs You Need a Roof Replacement

Feb 14, 2022

After years of use, your roof will eventually wear out and require replacement. Knowing when to replace your roof will save you a lot of hassle, headaches, and money. Waiting too long to buy a new roof can cause extensive and costly damage to your roofing structure and property. Here are several signs that you […]

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Roof And Gutter Replacement In London, KY

Feb 10, 2022

Homeowner has a few shingles missing after recent storms. He has seen the work we have done already for two of his neighbors recently and decided to contact us to have his home repaired as well. We replaced his roof with a nice set of Onyx Black Duration from Owens Corning and replaced all of […]

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Rockhold, KY Roof Replacement

Dec 26, 2021

Homeowner has found out about Barrier Roofs via Google search. He was having water leaks on the roof around the dormers. Between the first contact from them until the completion of the job completed it has taken only 6 days. We were able to design an effect plan to solve all roof related issues with […]

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London, KY Roof And Gutter Replacement

Dec 9, 2021

Homeowner has been dealing with a roof leak for 5 months now and could not find the right gutter company for the project. Then, he saw Barrier Roofs doing a roof replacement and gutters replacement project in his front door neighbor, and after talking to us then, decided to contract Barrier to do the same […]

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Leaking Roof In London, KY

Dec 4, 2021

The homeowner has been trying to have her roof replaced since June. She was having multiple issues with leaks around it. A governmental agency was sponsoring her project and could not find anyone to do it. After contacting our sales rep about a month ago, we have inspected the roof, designed the best course of […]

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Leaking Roof Leads To Damage

Nov 27, 2021

Homeowner contacted us with a major leak on his front porch area. After inspecting it we determined the issue was due to poor flashing on The Valley right above the porch. It was also noted that the gutters were undersized for that area and there were additional smaller issues coming up in other areas of […]

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Common Causes Of Asphalt Shingle Failures

Nov 25, 2021

Asphalt shingles are some of the most popular roofing materials in the country. The material is also relatively inexpensive. You should know why shingles could fail so that you prepare for the right mitigation measures. Below are some common asphalt shingle failures and their causes. Granule Loss Asphalt shingles have mineral granules on their surfaces. […]

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Roofing Job In Eastern Kentucky

Nov 24, 2021

Homeowner had several missing shingles on his roof and contacted us to see the best route to address this issue. After inspecting the roof, we have advised him to file an insurance claim as it was clear it was due to wind damage. We have assisted him during the entire process with the insurance company […]

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Roofing Replacement In Williamsburg, KY

Nov 2, 2021

The homeowner has just purchased his home and had been living there for only 1 week. We have it coordinated with him to be sure the work would start as soon as his family had moved in. We have also assisted the homeowner to navigate to the project finance process and had him approved in […]

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High Quality Roof Replacement In London, KY

Oct 24, 2021

Homeowner was having roof leaking issues in his house. After seeing the quality work performed by Barrier Roofs at his father’s home and at the church his family attend he contacted us, and we were able to deliver exactly what he wanted within his budget and desired timeline, always with excellence in quality of work […]

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3 Commonly Asked Roofing Questions

Oct 20, 2021

Any homeowner knows the importance of keeping the house properly maintained. This includes the roof, which is often overlooked because it isn’t the easiest part of the house to inspect. If it’s been some time since you’ve maintained your roof or had it inspected, you may have a lot of questions. To find out more, […]

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Functions Of Roofing Underlayment

Oct 19, 2021

The underlayment is one of the most critical layers of the roof. The underlayment material, which slots between the roof deck and covering, can be asphalt-saturated felt, rubberized asphalt, or non-bitumen synthetic. Each underlayment material has its pros and cons, but they all serve the same critical purposes. Below are some of these functions. Moisture […]

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Roof Replacement In Barbourville, KY

Oct 14, 2021

The homeowner has been experiencing leaks on the roof since the big storm that hit town last year during Easter Sunday. The roof had some shingles missing but it was not clear the exact spot of the leak. The homeowner was having a hard time getting the claim for a new roof approved by the […]

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Entire Roof Replacement in Barbourville, KY

Oct 10, 2021

The homeowners of this new house in Barbourville, KY were having issues with shingles being lost during every windy day. We have replaced the entire roof installing Duration Driftwood shingles which are the most resistant shingles in the market against strong winds. Roof Choice: Owens Corning Duration Driftwood ShinglesLocation: Barbourville, KentuckyService: Roof replacement

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Commercial Roof Replacement

Oct 8, 2021

This was an older church that was having some leaks, old worn out shingles. We spoke with the church and walked them through our process. They decided to go with a new duration estate gray. This will hold up to 130 mile an hour wind. We also reflashed its cupola as well as wall flashed […]

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London, KY Roof Replacement

Sep 7, 2021

This was a roof replacement done via an insurance claim in London, KY. The homeowner was responsible only for the cost of the insurance deductible. The roof replacement was completed during a few hours of the morning and early afternoon while the homeowner was at work. We really try to accommodate the homeowner’s schedule preferences […]

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Water Leak Around Chimney

Jul 27, 2021

Homeowner was having issues with water leaking around the chimney and on the flashing between the two roof sections. We helped homeowner with insurance claim process by providing directions on how to do so. Rafael FortiProject ManagerBarrier Roofs, LLC

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Barrier Roof From Start To Finish

Jul 27, 2021

This is the last job we performed. It was also the largest one to date in square footage. There was a main house, a pool house, a garage, and a small apartment. Issue was with missing shingles, the roof was just old. Assisted the homeowner with the entire dealings with the insurance company, and we […]

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Solving A Homeowners Issue

Jul 27, 2021

Homeowner was having issues with water leaking around chimney area and damaging dry wall in the interior of the home. Assisted homeowner with choosing the best approach to resolve the issue providing a long lasting fix for the problem. Rafael FortiProject ManagerBarrier Roofs, LLC

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Top Signs Your Roof Needs Repairing

Jun 14, 2021

Your roof is a crucial component of the house, and while it’s supposed to belong-lasting, certain elements such as rain, snow, sun exposure, and wind can affect its durability. But before you jump the gun and install a new roof, you probably need a repair. Look out for these common signs that your roof needs […]

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5 Maintenance Tips To Extend The Lifespan Of Your Roof

May 13, 2021

The roof is a major part of the house, and it’s often expensive to install and replace. Your roof is your first line of defense and takes a beating from the harsh weather elements of the exterior world. Without proper maintenance, your roof’s durability is bound to reduce with time. Doing small maintenance tasks is […]

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Sunlight’s Effect On The Roof – Plus Preventive Measures

Apr 26, 2021

The weather has a significant effect on your roof’s integrity and durability. Different weather elements, such as rainfall, snow, wind, and sunlight, have different effects. Many people don’t understand the sun’s effect on the roof since it’s gradual, but the prolonged effects of sunlight do cause damage to this part of your home. Learn about […]

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5 Reasons You Need A Roof Inspection For Your Kentucky Home

Apr 26, 2021

Kentucky’s weather sometimes has a combination of extreme weather patterns including droughts, tornadoes, thunderstorms, and heavy rainfall. With such weather, your home needs a high-performance roof in optimal working condition. One of the best ways to ensure your roof is in good shape is to carry out a routine roof inspection. Roof failure puts both your family […]

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