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There aren't many things that make me mad, but when it comes to running a company, few things are more frustrating to me than lazy employees. A few months ago I started keeping closer tabs on my workers, and it became immediately clear that there were some team members that didn't care at all about things like productivity, saving money, and doing the right thing. I wanted to do something to correct the situation, so I started honing our processes, holding more team meetings, and perfecting the processes. This blog is all about streamlining your company and making things right.



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Make Sure To Get Your Metal Roof Repaired As Soon As Possible

by Elmer Johnson

Metal roofs can be a really good choice for your house. They can last for decades, as long as they are taken care of properly. That means that you need to have someone check out your roof regularly so that you know that there isn't any damage to your roof that could cause problems. This is especially true after storms and such. If you think that you have issues with your metal roof, you need to make sure that you get it taken care of as soon as possible, because you want your roof to continue to fulfill its job for years to come. The first thing that you need to do is to call a roofer so that they can do the repairs. This isn't something that you should try to do on your own. So, what is a roofer going to do to repair your roof?

Find all Damages

The first thing that the roofer is going to do is inspect your roof so that they are sure to find all the damage. It wouldn't be all that good if they fixed one part of your roof, but had more damage in other places. This means that they are going to inspect all the seams and fasteners. The roofer is going to check to make sure that everything is tight and that nothing shows any signs of oxidation. Oxidation can lead to things like rust, which can lead to holes in your roof, and water leaks in your house. 

Clean Oxidation

If there are any areas of oxidation, the roofers may be able to clean them up, get rid of the rust and oxidation, and reprime it. To clean up those areas, the roofer will need to use a stiff, wire bristled brush. The brush will scrape off any oxidation, and create a clean surface. Then the roofer will take a primer to the area. The primer won't just go right over the damage, but should be spread all around the area, so that there is an overlap. The primer will protect area, and help to keep moisture from causing more oxidation. After being primed, the repair should be painted to match the rest of the roof and then any coatings on the roof should be applied as well. 

If you have a metal roof, you want it to last for as long as possible. That means that you should get metal roof repair done as soon as possible if you think there is any damage.