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6 Tricks Insurance Companies Use To Reduce Your Roofs Claim Amount

This video explains the tricks insurance companies use to reduce your claim amount. It's important to know these tricks...

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7 Roof Maintenance Tips that You Should Know

Whether you're a long-time homeowner or are just simply curious, knowing the in's and out's of roof maintenance is...

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What is the Best Time of Year to Roof a House?

Many people will stress over choosing the best time of year to perform roof repairs on their home. But, what is the...

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What is Ice and Water Shield For Your Roof?

If you live in Colorado, you may have heard of ice and water shield. Ice and water shield installation is an essential...

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What Happened to T Lock Shingles?

T-lock shingles used to be the rage, but now they are disappearing. Here’s why they are disappearing and what you...

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Is Roof Replacement Expensive in Colorado Springs?

Because of the weather in the Colorado Springs area, you are looking at a roof replacement around every 7 years. But,...

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Why Was My Insurance Claim Denied For My Roof Replacement?

Roof damage is not only a frustrating ordeal for the homeowner, but what can make it worse is if an insurance adjuster...

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How to Spot Hail Damage on Your Roof

Hail is nothing new in Colorado, however, what happens when these hail storms strike your area or, worse yet, your...

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5 Questions To Ask A Roofer in Colorado Springs

If you're in the process of interviewing contractors to know which would be the best to hire, these are five questions...

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What To Do About Denied Claims

It's important to know what to do about denied claims. Denied claims will affect your ability to file a future claim...

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Upgrade To Impact Resistant Shingles

If your roofing salesman is offering to upgrade to impact resistant shingles, be aware of the risks and benefits of...

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Should You Use An Out Of State Roofer?

Should you use an out of state roofer to re-roof your home? Before you consider hiring an out of state roofer, be sure...

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Should You Get Three Estimates?

Getting three estimates for a roofing job could be detrimental to getting a quality job done, and could cost you money....

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Don't Give A Roofer Money Up Front

If want to be a wise homeowner when working with a roofer, don't give a roofer money up front. You may not see him or...

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What Three Things Should You Know Before Filing a Claim?

Many people do not actually know when to file a claim for damages and what information they need to know before they do...

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Will a Roofer Meet My Insurance Adjuster?

Reasons why people want their roofing contractors to meet with their insurance adjuster at their house often include...

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7 Questions to Ask a Roofer in Colorado Springs

When it's time to hire a roofer in Colorado Springs, you want to make sure you ask them all the right questions. Learn...

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Functional vs. Cosmetic Roof Damage: What's the Difference?

Knowing whether you have cosmetic or functional damage matters greatly when it comes to insurance and how much the roof...

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It's Hard To Sell A House With T-Lock Shingles In Colorado Springs

It's Hard To Sell A House With T-Lock Shingles In Colorado Springs

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What You Need to Know Before Scheduling a Roofing Inspection in Colorado Springs

Before you schedule that roof inspection, make sure you know these tips and tricks to make sure sure you avoid problems...

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The 12 Roofing Mistakes Colorado Homeowners Make After A Hailstorm

Here are 12 roofing mistakes that Colorado Spring's residents make and how to avoid them.

Insurance Claims and Roofing

3 Roof Replacement Insurance Claim Tips That You Need to Know

If you need a roof replacement, make sure you know these 3 insurance claim tips before contacting a roofing contractor...

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3 Common Mistakes When Hiring Roofers in Colorado Springs

Paying your insurance deductible confuses many homeowners. Your roofing contractor will collect those funds, which is...

Insurance Claims and Roofing

Know What Type Of Insurance Coverage You Have

It's important to know what type of insurance coverage you have before you file a claim. Not know could end up costing...

Roofing FAQs

How Much Will My Roof Replacement Cost?

Here in Colorado Springs, it's not if you will replace your roof, it's when you will replace your roof, so you need to...

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What Should You Know Before Filing A Claim For Hail Damage?

Before Filing A Claim For Hail Damage in Colorado Springs, there are 3 important things for you to know. Read more...

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Meeting With Your Insurance Adjuster

Meeting with your insurance adjuster is not really necessary. The adjuster knows what he's doing, and isn't going to be...

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The Most Common Roofing Mistake Colorado Springs Home Sellers Make

Be careful when dealing with storm damage and insurance after storms and avoid the most common roofing mistake home...

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Do Not Hire An Uninsured Roofer

Do not hire an uninsured roofer, as you will be putting yourself in jeopardy of being sued if the roofer doesn't have...

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Getting Three Roofing Estimates Is A Big Mistake

Did you know that getting three roofing estimates is a big mistake? This video explains why that is true, and what you...

Insurance Claims and Roofing

Don't Call Your Insurance Company After A Storm

Don't call your insurance company after a storm, but instead, call a reputable roofing contractor to have them inspect...

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There's No Such Thing As A Free Roof

It may sound like a good idea if a roofer offers to pay your deductible, but remember that there is no such thing as a...

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An Insurance Company Tried To Deny Half A Claim

An Insurance Company Tried To Deny Half A Claim

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Don't Sign Anything Before The Roofing Inspection

It's important that you don't sign anything before the roofing inspection is complete. Unscrupulous contractors may be...

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Use A Local Roofer To Avoid Roofing Scams

Because there are many unscrupulous roofing companies that chase storms, it's important that you only use a local...

Insurance Claims and Roofing

Know What Your Deductible Is Before Filing A Roof Claim

It's important to know what your deductible is before filing a claim as it will prevent you from making a very...

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Make Sure Your Roofer Doesn't Vandalize Your Roof

There are some unscrutable roofers that you need to be aware of. So make sure your roofer doesn't vandalize your roof...

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Roofing A House In Winter

Roofing a house in winter is possible, but the weather conditions need to be paid attention to so that the installation...

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Homestead Roofing’s Holiday Hours

Homestead Roofing’s Holiday Hours

Roofing Scams

Roof Contractors With Fake Insurance

When the roofing industry slows down in our market, oftentimes roofing subcontractors try to save money by canceling...

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No Garbage Left Behind After Roofing Project

No Garbage Left Behind after a roofing project in Colorado Springs.

Roofing FAQs

What Should You Do If It Hails Again This Summer?

When it begins hailing here in Colorado homeowners normally make one big, common mistake.

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Homestead Roofing Has Input In The Roofing Industry

Homestead Roofing Has Input In The Roofing Industry

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What Is An Impact-Resistant Shingle And Why Should I Have One On My Roof?

What Is An Impact-Resistant Shingle And Why Should I Have One On My Roof?

Insurance Claims and Roofing

Law & Ordinance On Your Insurance Policy

Hopefully you don’t glance at the title of this article and pass on reading it because it is about boring insurance...

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Feeding The Beast

Things will continue to change as more and more catastrophes require more and more insurance claims. Many of you have...

Roofing FAQs

Frequently Asked Roofing Questions in Colorado Springs

Homestead Roofing pulled together all the FAQs from customers to provide you with all the information you need to make...

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Winter Time Window Care Tips

Have you ever noticed how much dirtier your windows seem to get in the winter? Heres tips to take care of them during...

Roofing Scams

Scam Alerts!

Scam Alerts!

Roofing Hacks

Why It Matters What Roofing Contractor You Choose

Why It Matters What Roofing Contractor You Choose

Roofing Hacks

Hail Storm In Colorado Springs!

Houses in large sections of Fountain all have tarps on their roofs because so many of them have holes all the way...

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Someone Told Us We Saved Their Daughter's Life!

As part of almost every insurance roofing job we do, we end up replacing the rain cap on top of the furnace vent pipe.

Roofing Hacks

Dam Problems On Your Roof In The Winter

Dam Problems On Your Roof In The Winter

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DIY: Screen Cleaning

DIY: Screen Cleaning

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DIY: Gutter Cleaning Tools

DIY: Gutter Cleaning Tools

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Your Roof Helps Harvey & Irma Victims

Relief to victims of natural disasters from Homestead Roofing.

Roofing FAQs

Why You (DON'T) Need To Get 3 Estimates For Your Roof!

When you have an insurance claim for a roof repair or replacement, and people are telling you to get three estimates,...

Insurance Claims and Roofing

The Insurance Claim Process For a New Roof

Many clients have been greatly confused by the insurance documents they get when filing a claim for storm damage on...

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Transition Time In The Homestead Roofing Office

Transition Time In The Homestead Roofing Office

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An Unforgettable Roofing Experience

Homestead Roofing was incorporated on March 6th, 2013 and we did our first roof the first week of April that year.

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Homestead Roofing Has Input In The Roofing Industry

Homestead Roofing Has Input In The Roofing Industry

Roofing FAQs

What's The Deal With HVAC?

What's The Deal With HVAC? Should I call my roofer to have it fixed?

Roofing Hacks

7 Secrets Door-To-Door Roofers in Colorado Don't Want You To Know

Storm-chasing roofers scam thousands of dollars away from homeowners in Colorado Springs each year. Learn how they scam...

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Why We Use An HVAC Contractor As Part Of A Roof Replacement

Why We Use An HVAC Contractor As Part Of A Roof Replacement

Roofing FAQs

What Is An Impact-Resistant Shingle And Why Should I Have One On My Roof?

These are rated as Class 1 – Class 4, depending on the size of impact it is designed to resist, with Class 4 being the...

Insurance Claims and Roofing

Will Your Insurance Company Pay For Roof Upgrades?

Will your insurance company pay for upgrades for your roof? This video will explain if they will, and what you need to...

Do I Have To Sign Anything From a Roofer Doing a Free Inspection?

Do I have to sign anything?

Roofing FAQs

What Is Ice And Water Shield

Ice and water shield is an important component of your roof, and may be required by local codes in certain areas. Learn...

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Functional And Cosmetic Property Damage

Knowing the difference between functional and cosmetic property damage, and how they affect your insurance policy, are...

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Mistaking Blisters For Hail Damage

Inexperienced home inspectors may be mistaking blisters for hail damage. Don't file an insurance claim based on a wrong...

Insurance Claims and Roofing

Drones And Denied Roofing Claims

The use of drones is becoming more common in the insurance adjusting industry, resulting in more denied roofing claims....

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Recoverable and Non-Recoverable Depreciation

Virtually every property insurance claim will include depreciation. Do you know the difference between recoverable and...

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Getting Three Estimates

Getting three estimates may seem like a reasonable thing to do, but you would be better served looking for a reputable...

Insurance Claims and Roofing

Know Your Deductible Before Filing A Claim

Many homeowners don't know their deductible before filing a claim, and when they find out, it's often way more than...

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Replacing Obsolete Concrete Tiles

If you have a tile roof and find out that the roof is now obsolete concrete tiles, you will need a roofer who knows...

Insurance Claims and Roofing

Make Sure Your Roofer Is Fully Insured

It's important to know the types of insurance that a roofing contractor should have.  So, make sure your roofer is...

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Welcome To Homestead Roofing

Welcome to Homestead Roofing in Colorado Springs. A company that cares about our customers, because we live and work in...

Roofing FAQs

Should You Pull A Permit For A Roofer?

Should you pull a permit for a roofer? If a roofing contractor asks a homeowner to pull a permit, the homeowner should...

Insurance Claims and Roofing

Avoid A Zero Pay Claim

After a storm hits, avoid getting hit with a zero pay claim by your insurance company, and call a reputable roofer...

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What You Should Do If It Hails Again

It's important to know what you should do if it hails again. It's always best to call a reputable roofer before you...

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2019 Shingle Color Selection Instructions

If Homestead Roofing is re-roofing your home, use these instruction for shingle color selection on your home using...

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The Integrity Of Your Roofing Contractor

The integrity of your roofing contractor is important. However, if you find out your contactor lacks integrity, know...

Insurance Claims and Roofing

Understanding Insurance Supplements For Your Roof Claim

Understanding insurance supplements is important for your roofing contractor to know. It can greatly affect how much...

Insurance Claims and Roofing

Know When To Call Your Insurance Company For Roofing Claim

When a storm hits your area, and you think there may be damage to your roof or home, it's important to know when to...

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No Contractor License Means The Roofer is a Scammer

Before hiring a roofer, be sure to ask these questions before accidentally finding yourself a victim of a roofing...

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Denied Insurance Claim! Now What?

If your claim has been denied, do you know what the repercussions of that will be and what you should do now?

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What's The Difference Between Replacement Cost and Actual Cash Value Coverage

What's The Difference Between Replacement Cost and Actual Cash Value Coverage. Learn more from our article and video.

Roofing FAQs

How Much Does A New Roof Cost?

How much does a new roof cost? There are several factors that you need to be aware of that drive cost, and this video...

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Actual Cash Value Vs. Replacement Cost Value for Roofing Repairs

Knowing the difference between an actual cash value policy and a replacement cost value policy will save you many...

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My Bathroom Fan Is Leaking!

A leaking bathroom fan is usually caused by a lack of properly vented moist air. To fix the problem, install an...

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Selling a Home With T-Lock Shingles

Selling a home with T-lock shingles will be difficult because that type of shingle is obsolete. If you suspect you have...

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Roofing Scams And Trusted Roofers

Roofing Scams And Trusted Roofers

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Meet Steve Muzzipapa And The Secret Garden

Steve Muzzipapa, a client and friend of Homestead Roofing, owns an event center called The Secret Garden. We would...

Insurance Claims and Roofing

Paying Your Insurance Deductible For Your New Roof

Paying your insurance deductible confuses many homeowners. Your roofing contractor will collect those funds, which is...

Roofing FAQs

Will You Help Me Pay My New Roof Insurance Deductible?

It is against Colorado State law for a roofing contractor to pay or waive your insurance deductible. Stay away from...

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What To Do After It Hails in Colorado Springs

It's important to know what to do after it hails. Don't call your insurance company first, but rather, call a reputable...

Insurance Claims and Roofing

Why Your Insurance Check Is So Low

You may have received an insurance and are wondering why your insurance check is so low. Learn why that is, and why you...

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Why You Shouldn't Let A Door Knocking Roofer On Your Roof

It's important to know why your shouldn't let a door knocker on your roof, because doing so may cost you more money...

Insurance Claims and Roofing

Insurance Your Roofer Should Have To Protect You

If your roofer doesn't have the proper insurance coverage, you could be liable to pay for property damage and injuries...

Insurance Claims and Roofing

Three Things To Know Before Filing A Claim

Learn the three things you should know before filing a claim to prevent making a poor decision, and getting caught off...

Insurance Claims and Roofing

Your Roofing Estimate is Higher Than My Insurance Claim

A roofing estimate may be higher than your insurance claim estimate. This video explains why that may be and what you...

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Roofer Takes More Money Than They Should

Make sure you know how much of your claim estimate is for the work that the roofing is doing. Otherwise the roofer may...

Insurance Claims and Roofing

Beware Of Unscrupulous Insurance Adjusters

A good reason to have a reputable roofing contractor inspect your roof before you call your insurance company. You may...

Roofing FAQs

Can You Roof My House In The Winter?

Just because it's winter doesn't mean a new can't be installed on your house. If there are minimum temperatures and...

Roofing FAQs

When Is The Best Time Of Year To Install A Roof?

If a roofer uses the correct materials for current weather conditions, any time of year can be the best time to install...

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How To Prevent An Ice Dam

Knowing how to prevent an ice dam is important so that you don't incur damage to your roof or the inside of your home....

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My Bathroom Fan Is Leaking! (Part 2)

To alleviate water that is consensating around your bathroom fan vent and dripping into the bathroom, install an...

Roofing FAQs

How Long Should Your Shingles Last?

Don't be confused about how long should your shingles last. Regardless of the manufacturer's warranty for defects,...

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A Roofing Contractor Can't Pay Your Deductible

In Colorado, it's illegal for a roofing contractor to pay the insurance deductible for a homeowner. Find out why in...

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Homestead Roofing Earns Coveted Status Certification From CertainTeed

Homestead Roofing earns coveted status certification From CertainTeed as a certified shinglemaster.

Roofing FAQs

Should I Meet The Roofer When He Comes To Do The Inspection?

Should I Meet The Roofer When He Comes To Do The Inspection?

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CRAZY Stuff We're Seeing Out There After The Hail In Colorado Springs And Fountain

It's as if the whole storm restoration industry has lost its collective mind since all these hail storms have been...

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Colorado Springs Continues To Get Pounded By Hail

Colorado Springs Continues To Get Pounded By Hail, what should I do about my roof?

Roofing Hacks

Why You Can't Get Your Roof Replaced

If you've been told that you can't get your roof replaced when your neighbors are, you should call a reputable roofer...

Roofing FAQs

Should the Owner Pull and Pay for the Permit?

Should the Owner Pull and Pay for the Permit?

Roofing Scams

Colorado Springs Realtors! Make Sure This Doesn't Happen To Your Clients!

Colorado Springs Realtors! Make Sure This Doesn't Happen To Your Clients!

Insurance Claims and Roofing

Will You Help Me Pay My Roof Deductible?

Not every roofer who knocks on your door will rip you off, but every roofer that will rip you off will knock on your...

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Homestead Roofing Hoedown for Our Clients In Colorado Springs, Woodland Park, Elbert, And Surrounding Areas

Homestead Roofing Hoedown for Our Clients In Colorado Springs, Woodland Park, Elbert, And Surrounding Areas

Insurance Claims and Roofing

Colorado Springs Home-Seller Makes Big Insurance Claim Mistake

Homeowner filed an insurance claim after a big storm in 2016, but there was a mistake made that cost them getting the...

Homestead News

SAVE THE DATE! The Homestead Roofing Hoedown

We served far more people and partnered with more industry experts such as insurance agents, realtors, and property...

Roofing Scams

Green Roofers May Be After A Different Kind Of Green In Colorado Springs

Green Roofers May Be After A Different Kind Of Green In Colorado Springs. Learn more.

Roofing Hacks

Ice Dam Problems on Your Roof in The Winter

How do ice dams get created? Normally, it happens when we get snow. It doesn’t have to happen in the snow, but that’s...

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Moving Behind the Scenes at Homestead Roofing

Moving Behind the Scenes at Homestead Roofing

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Homestead Roofing Earns Coveted Status Certification From CertainTeed

Homestead Roofing Earns Coveted Status Certification From CertainTeed

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Another Year, Another Huge Thank You!

Another Year, Another Huge Thank You! Meet our family and its history in the community of Colorado Springs.

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Your Roof Work Helps Harvey Victims

It is never my habit to tell others about my giving, however, I believe it is important that all of our clients know...

Insurance Claims and Roofing

I Told a Room Full of Insurance Agents Their Clients Should Not Get 3 Roofing Estimates - Here's Why

If you have a need for a roof repair due to an insurance claim, or you know someone who does, remember that getting...

Insurance Claims and Roofing

Understanding The Insurance Claim Process For a New Roof

Call your insurance company’s claims department and tell them you had a hail storm, they will log a claim and schedule...

Roofing FAQs

Has a Business Ever Failed You?

Has a Business Ever Failed You? Provide us with feedback so we can get better.

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Homestead Roofing's Newest Addition

Homestead Roofing's Newest Addition

Homestead News

Homestead Roofing's Client Profile: Steve Muzzipapa

One of the more novel attractions at the Garden is the Wine Garden. I say it’s novel because it’s actually a vineyard!

Roofing Scams

Keep From Being a Victim of Roof Scams

Don't ever sign over your entire claim amount to a roofer. They are most likely scamming you.

Homestead News

Why Homestead Roofing is Relentless about Hiring a Mechanical Contractor

Why Homestead Roofing is Relentless about Hiring a Mechanical Contractor. Learn more about our reasons why.

Roofing FAQs

Is The Weather in Colorado Springs Driving You Crazy?

Is The Weather in Colorado Springs Driving You Crazy? Are you having to repair your roof a lot?

Roofing Scams

Colorado Spring Insurance Agent Discusses Roofing Scams and Trusted Roofers

As all of our insurance agent referral partners do, TJ works hard to give assistance to her clients when a hailstorm...

Homestead News

Tanner Johnson: Another Colorado Springs Area Homesteader

Tanner Johnson: Another Colorado Springs Area Homesteader

Homestead News

The Backbone of Homestead Roofing: Juan Lomeli

The Backbone of Homestead Roofing: Juan Lomeli

Roofing FAQs

What is the One Thing the Door-to-Door Roofers won't ever Tell You?

The door-knockers are oftentimes not reputable companies. Most likely they are not adequately insured.