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What to Consider When Deciding Roof Shingle Replacement In Chicago?

M&T Exteriors understands the value, process, and concerns that homeowners face when choosing to replace their roofs or roof shingle in Chicago. The wet, cold weather tests the durability of homeowner’s roofs year-round. Our ultimate recommendation is to practice routine preventative maintenance to ensure the longevity of your home’s most valuable asset. Preventative maintenance starts…
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Why Owens Corning TruDefinition Duration Shingles are Better Than Other Brands

M&T Exteriors knows that re-shingling your roof is a costly endeavor. You want it done right and you want it to protect your home from the elements for a long time. We’ve had decades of experience, working with different manufacturers such as GAF, Tamko, IKO, Certainteed and others, they all have good shingles. But, when…
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Why You Need to Make a Roof Inspection Part of Your Winterization Plan

As temperatures drop and the seasons transition, many people start preparing for winter by shutting off sprinklers, making sure they have winter tires on their vehicles, and cover drafty windows. As you’re winterizing, consider adding a roof inspection to the list.  Summer weather with excessive heat, high winds and punishing storms can put a lot…
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Keeping that Roof Over Your Head Up to Code

Roof codes change. To ensure the latest technology, materials, and safety methods are being utilized, building codes are updated every three years by the International Code Council (ICC). As Jason Wilen indicates in his article, Keeping an eye on I-Codes: Part One, the last occurrence was in 2018. We at M&T Exteriors, Inc. always strive…
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Garage attic Insulation Upgrades – Westmont

Attic Insulation and Ventilation – Why They Are Important

The attic is a major component of the roofing system and should not be overlooked when completing any roofing project.