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Choosing the Right Roofer

Roofer completing a roof repair job

Choosing a roofing contractor can be a cumbersome task, especially in the aftermath of a storm. Roofers will show up from just about anywhere wanting to sell you a new roof, but the question remains: which one to choose? Asking questions can help you feel secure in your choice.

Impact Resistant Roof Coverings

GAF Timberline ArmorShield impact resistant shingles

Using impact-resistant roofing materials gives your roof a better chance of withstanding the harsh weather that Oklahoma hailstorms can deliver. Also, many insurance companies offer premium discounts to homeowners that have an impact resistant roof.  Read more to find out if this is a good investment for you.

Yates achieves GAF Master Elite status

OKC Roofing Company, Yates Roofing & Construction achieves GAF Master Elite status

We are proud to announce we have obtained Master Elite™ status with GAF, North America's largest shingle manufacturer!  Only 2% of roofing contractors in North America have achieved Master Elite™ status. This means we give you our uncompromised commitment to the highest standards in sales, service, and installation, and that we have pledged to ensure that each customer recieves their "best choice" in roofing.

Do you have an emergency kit in the event of a disaster?

Warning! Severe storms could be coming.

While uneasy to think about, everyone should be prepared. This list below is for those who do not have a storm shelter where they can have these items already stored. We recommend a duffle bag with the following items that is ready to grab.

New Roof for Local Woman Scammed by Construction Company

Yates Roofing and Construction has stepped in to help a local grandmother who was scammed by a Tecumseh construction company. Ms. Thompson, who shares the home with her ten grandchildren, hired and paid a considerable deposit to the construction company to replace her roof and remove a shed and two trees from her backyard.

Big Thanks From 3rd Grade Class

Handwritten thank you note from a student in Mrs. Breshear’s 3rd grade class at Fogarty Elementary

We are so happy to have received such lovely thank you notes from Mrs. Breshear’s 3rd grade class at Fogarty Elementary. We are blessed to have been able to donate to such a great cause. DonorsChoose.org #sharethanks

Proactive steps to help prevent a roof leak

Before and after storm season is a good time to check your roof for issues.  Costly roof repairs could be avoided by checking for potential roofing problems.

Penetrations are the most common sources of a roof leak.

A penetrating object will stop the natural water flow off a roof.  If you see signs of a leak, check these places first to find the source:

Roofing Insurance Claim Mistakes

One of the most common and costliest mistakes homeowners make when it comes to filing roofing related insurance claims is failing to provide adequate documentation. If a roofing problem has led to significant damage that you’re looking to cover under your home insurance policy, it is generally your responsibility to demonstrate beyond a doubt that the issue was not caused by your own negligence. 

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