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Winter Ice Damming – What To Know

October 21, 2020

An Ice Dam is a hump of ice that forms at the edge of a roof under certain wintertime conditions. An ice dam can damage both your roof and the inside of your home. It will put gutters and downspouts at risk too. Ice Dams are a common sight during winter in Nebraska. There are […]

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Preparing Your Roof For Winter

September 28, 2020

Preparing your roof for a Nebraska fall and winter can go a long way when it comes time to avoid costly and inconvenient issues mid-winter. It’s not difficult to get your home exterior ready for the winter season, it simply requires a bit of knowledge and effort. If you are interested in learning how you […]

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BBB A+ Rating – A Reflection Of How We Do Business

September 21, 2020

In all businesses, it goes without saying that the key to success is creating and maintaining a good relationship with your clients. One way you can distinguish if a contractor offers great service is through its ratings with the Better Business Bureau (BBB). BBB A+ Rating – A Reflection Of How We Do Business As […]

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Omaha Roof & Nebraska Weather

September 08, 2020

Call it a hunch, but you have probably already noticed that Nebraska has more thermal movement than most states. Extreme periods of summer and winter seasons are not uncommon in the greater Omaha and Lincoln area. What does this mean for your roof? A great deal more than you think. Given that we can see […]

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Standing Seam Metal Roofing Pros & Cons

July 31, 2020

Standing seam metal roofing is defined as a concealed fastener metal panel system that features vertical legs and a broad, flat area between the two legs. It’s also described as having raised seams, or vertical legs, that rise above the level of the panel’s flat area. Standing seam systems have fasteners that are hidden, whether […]

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MCKINNIS IS GAF MASTER ELITE® CERTIFIED

July 15, 2020

What does it mean to be GAF Master Elite® Certified? First off, it means that McKinnis is an Omaha area roofing company that has met or exceeded a high set of criteria set by GAF. Master Elite® Certification is GAF’s factory certification program that provides ongoing training to roofing contractors and assurance to you that the […]

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Why Mckinnis Is The Best Roofing Company in Omaha

July 15, 2020

NEBRASKA BORN AND BRED More than 39 years of dealing with Nebraska weather means we’ve seen it all, and know how to solve any residential roofing issue from new roofs to repairs and maintenance. McKinnis Inc., the best roofing company in Omaha, uses only the highest quality materials and our expertly trained crews install them […]

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Finding the Cause of a Leaking Roof

June 29, 2020

Water damage is a primary cause of insurance claims filed by homeowners. If not repaired soon enough, a leaking roof can cause thousands of dollars in additional damage. On top of that, it can be an invitation for dangerous mold growth. A leaking roof would seem like a simple thing to locate. You would think […]

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Gutter Guards Help Protect Your Home

June 11, 2020

Gutter guards are a wise investment for your home they can help protect it from the devastating effects of water damage while eliminating multiple yearly gutter cleaning. If your gutters aren’t functioning properly, inclement weather can cause excess rainwater to pool on the ground and saturate the soil near your home’s foundation, putting pressure on […]

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The Insurance Claims Process and What To Expect

May 26, 2020

Finding out that your roof needs to be replaced or repaired can be troubling for many homeowners. Dealing with insurance claims, talking to adjusters, and making sure you get reimbursed for all covered damages is a daunting process. Many homeowners are simply unsure about how to file a claim, where the process can be problematic, […]

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