The Home Buyer's Korner

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June 16th, 2015

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GREATER EWA BEACH/KAPOLEI HAWAII

The Home Buyer’s Korner

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Cement Tile or Terracotta Roofing Inspection & Restoration

Terricotta RoofWhen it comes to roof inspections and restoration, home buyers should opt on the side of being safe than sorry. All roofs have to endure harsh climates that decrease their life expectancy. That’s why it’s so important for home buyer’s to know all the steps involved in roofing inspection and what is involved in restoration.

The procedures for cement tile or terracotta roofing are both very similar, as are the procedures if you’re restoring them. Below is step-by-step guide to use when working with a roof repair company. Also included are the extra steps needed for successful terracotta or cement tile roof restoration.

  1. Remove all broken roof tiles and replace them with a tile of the same age, color, and type.
  2. If you have a terracotta roof, apply a product that removes moss and fungus.
  3. Pressure wash your entire roof as well as your gutters and the external walls of your home.
  4. Replace, repair, and/or treat all valley irons.
  5. Repair or replace lead flashing.
  6. Repair or replace timber battens.
  7. Strip ride capping and gable end tiles and then re-bed.
  8. Re-point all ridge caps and gable caps.
  9. Air-blow your entire roof.
  10. Apply two coats of sealer.
  11. If you have a terracotta roof, apply two coats of a high quality glaze or stop clear.
  12. For cement roofs only: apply two coats of acrylic roof tile coating.
  13. If you have a terracotta roof, paint your roof with two coats of a quality finish.
  14. Paint flashing and gable caps.

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Your Home Purchasing or Refinancing & Renovation Tools,

Home Improvements, Home Renovations,

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are ready to assist you with your home purchase.

Here are just a few of the home improvements

you might consider with any Home Renovation loan

Repair or replace a roof

Install, replace or repair gutters and downspouts

Replace, repair or upgrade your HVAC system

Repair or replace plumbing

Install, repair or replace electrical systems

Kitchen remodeling (including the purchase and installation of appliances)

Bathroom remodeling, Full interior painting, Total exterior painting

Repair or replace a septic system and/or well

Disability access (wheelchair ramp, elevator, widen doorways)

Build, repair or replace deck, patio or porch

Basement waterproofing and finishing

Abatement/Stabilization of lead-based paint hazards

Replace old windows, Room additions, Finish an attic

Add a second story to your home

Replace a termite damaged sill plate (a water-damaged sill plate also)

Possible landscaping items such as correction of grading & drainage problems,

tree removal, repair a driveway and sidewalks

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Great for Real Estate Investors and Second Home Renovations

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Up to $10K for Home Improvements, Renovations or a Simple Remodel

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This simple home inspection tool makes your ultimate buying decision a smart one.

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