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Ever wondered how a company can offer roof replacement for so much less than another company. This is how it is typically done: Larry L. Vaught Roofing: Our roof quote ($10,500) – cost to perform work ($10,000) = profit ($500) The “cheaper” company: Their roof quote ($10,000) – cost to perform work ($7,000) = profit […]

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Listen to our music jingle for Larry Vaught Roofing in KC. Larry L. Vaught Roofing / your best choice of Kansas City Roofing Contractors developed a catchy little music jingle a few years ago which has turned out to be pretty popular. Regrettably, our music jingle doesn’t get much air time because we just don’t […]

Posted filed under Roof installation.

Always replace roof flashings when the roof is replaced. Regrettably, many contractors “re-use” (i.e. do not replace) the metal roof flashings when they replace roofs. Especially where the roof adjoins siding. And, they often omit new roof flashings around skylights and chimneys. Granted, in many instances, significant additional effort is required to replace those flashings. […]

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We are excited to announce that Larry Vaught Roofing has recently completed a thoroughly new website design. We’ve added new content, made the site more user friendly, and have given it a fresh new look. We will also be intermittently sharing new blogs, photos, and videos in the weeks, months, and years to come. We […]

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Kansas City roofing companies are not all the same. In fact, contractors who are quoting jobs for less typically are not providing the same quality of materials and / or workmanship. However, these “low ball” contractors can fool you into thinking you are going to receive a great job. Especially when they agree to “throw […]

Posted filed under Ice Damming and Winter Roof Damage.

We offer the following Facts About Ice Damming to help homeowners understand what they are dealing with. Ice damming is the result of snow melting on the upper portions of a roof, then re-freezing on lower portions of the roof. The “melting” we are referring to is that caused by warm air from the heated […]

Posted filed under Ice Damming and Winter Roof Damage.

Snow Infiltrates Roof Vents after snow storm in Kansas City area. We have received a number of calls today from homeowners who report that snow blew into their attic (through roof vents) during Thursday’s severe snow storm. The solution is to replace these vents with passive roof vents which have a snow filter in them. […]

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Composition shingle manufacturers have announced price increases of 10% to 15% for their residential roofing products effective March 4th, 2013. They have also announced further increases of approximately 10% to be implemented in April 2013. This Vaught Roofing article is out of date. The original post is from 2013. Composition shingle manufacturers have raised prices […]

Posted filed under Ice Damming and Winter Roof Damage.

Ice Damming is a big issue in the Kansas City area. Kansas City received approximately 9″ of snow this past Thursday 2/21/2013 and is forecast to receive another 8″ to 12″ of snow this coming Tuesday 2/26/2013. After Tuesday’s heavy snow storm, temperatures are expected to remain below freezing for the next several days. So, […]

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What are Vaught Roofing QR Tags? Most of the “younger generation” is familiar with QR tags, but in the event you are like me, you may not know what a QR tag is. A QR tag is an image that kind of looks like a bar code, but obviously different. You will find Vaught Roofing […]

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