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19 08, 2020

Metal Roof vs. Shingles: Which Should I Choose?

2020-12-19T17:05:04+00:00August 19th, 2020|Metal Roofing, Shingle Roofing|Comments Off on Metal Roof vs. Shingles: Which Should I Choose?

There are many factors to consider when choosing a new roof in Franklin, Spring Hill, Murfreesboro, or any other area in Middle Tennessee. Whether you like the style of the metal roofs you see in your neighborhood or you’re leaning toward shingle roofing, both options have different qualities to offer. From personal style to environmental

22 07, 2020

Do I Have Atlas Chalet Shingles?

2021-04-26T17:01:19+00:00July 22nd, 2020|Shingle Roofing|Comments Off on Do I Have Atlas Chalet Shingles?

We've updated this information December 22, 2020 For more details with photo examples follow this link: Atlas Chalet Shingle Replacement A Brief History of Atlas Chalet Shingles In the late 90s, Atlas Chalet Shingles were created as an affordable alternative to traditional shingles. They became a popular choice for homeowners due to their affordable

16 06, 2020

Will Homeowners Insurance Cover A New Roof?

2020-12-19T17:07:03+00:00June 16th, 2020|Roofing Tips|Comments Off on Will Homeowners Insurance Cover A New Roof?

Whether your roof has recently suffered from storm damage, a fire, or any other unexpected act of nature, you’re probably wondering if your home insurance policy will cover the cost of a new roof. The good news is that most policies will help you out if your home has been affected by an event outside

20 04, 2020

Roofing Problems That Require a Contractor

2020-12-19T18:41:52+00:00April 20th, 2020|Roofing Tips|Comments Off on Roofing Problems That Require a Contractor

5 Most Common Roofing Problems to Leave to the ProsYour roof is one of the most important parts of your home to maintain. It protects you and your family, keeps your valuables safe, and shields your home from storms and other environmental elements. As a homeowner, Five Points Roofing Company recommends that you prioritize regular

23 03, 2020

COVID-19 Announcement

2020-12-19T16:08:54+00:00March 23rd, 2020|News|Comments Off on COVID-19 Announcement

To our Middle Tennessee community, We understand and acknowledge that Middle Tennessee has had a tough time lately. With the devastating Tornado damage across Middle Tennessee, and now, the ever-present uncertainty surrounding COVID-19, we want to make it known that Five Points Roofing Company is still here for all of your roofing needs, and

8 12, 2019

Most Common Places For Roof Leaks

2020-12-08T17:37:13+00:00December 8th, 2019|Metal Roofing, Roofing Tips, Shingle Roofing|Comments Off on Most Common Places For Roof Leaks

Roof leaks are a common annoyance for homeowners. As soon as you see the signs of one (like discolored or damp walls and ceilings), the first step to take is to try to find the source of the leak. If it turns out to be something easy to fix, you can sometimes tackle the repair […]

3 12, 2019

What Is Flashing And Why Is It Important?

2020-12-08T17:30:10+00:00December 3rd, 2019|Metal Roofing, Roofing Tips, Shingle Roofing|Comments Off on What Is Flashing And Why Is It Important?

Your roof is one of the first barriers of defense against the elements when it comes to your home or business.  Flashing is an essential part of your roof system. When installed correctly, it is essential in preventing water intrusion at various locations on your roof. What is flashing? The protective seal that prevents water intrusion […]

28 11, 2019

Happy Thanksgiving! Employee Spotlight.

2021-04-07T15:50:34+00:00November 28th, 2019|News|Comments Off on Happy Thanksgiving! Employee Spotlight.

Happy Holidays to all our friends and clients! We here at Five Points Roofing are wishing you the best of the season and many more to come! Today we want to highlight one of our long term employees that's been here for over 4 years, Mike Cates! Mike is one of our top Project Managers

25 11, 2019

FAQ: Hail Damage Repair

2020-12-08T17:32:14+00:00November 25th, 2019|Shingle Roofing|Comments Off on FAQ: Hail Damage Repair

Today we're going to talk about hail and your roof. With all the storms we get yearly in the Middle Tennessee area many of them have pockets of hail. Hail can be devastating on a roof and the hail storm damage can be severe enough to dislodge granules from the surface of the shingles. In