Will Roofing Contractors Remain Open for Business Amid the COVID-19 Outbreak?

In just a few months, the world that was once moving non-stop suddenly had to slow down. The pandemic suddenly forced everyone to adjust and make changes for the health and safety of their loved ones.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a newly identified type of respiratory disease with symptoms ranging from non or mild to severe illness. It’s an especially dangerous disease for older people whose immune defenses have declined with age as well as those with underlying health conditions.

The first case of COVID-19 can be traced back to Wuhan, China, in November of last year. Since then, the virus has spread rapidly to over 100 countries around the world. As of April, there are at least 700 000 total cases in the U.S and more than 2,000,000 across the globe with no signs of stopping any time soon.

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Common DIY Roofing Fails [Infographic]

People have been doing DIY or Do It Yourself projects for a long time, but the phenomenon seems to only increase as people spend a substantial amount of time online. There are numerous reasons why people engage in DIY activities. Some would do it for the satisfaction of creating something or fixing your home with your own two hands. Others will do it to save money.

However, this is only the case when it’s done right. There are a lot of projects that don’t have viable DIY solutions, including roofing. Roof projects may seem quite simple at first glance, but it’s only because professional roofers have the necessary equipment, training, and experience that make the job look easy.

When you lack these qualities, your DIY projects can end up in DIY disasters that can make the situation worse than before.

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