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Roof Core Cut

There are many variables that go into determining how to design and price a roof replacement.

How do you go about determining those variables? One of the most critical steps that help a roofing contractor develop a roof design is the core cut.

What is Roofing Core Cuts?

A core sample is when a contractor takes a small cross-section out of the roof assembly to determine the overall roof system composition.

Roofers use a special core cut tool to extract a small area of roofing down to the roof deck. Once the core is pulled the results are documented and then the core is put back and the hole is repaired.

What does a roof core cut tell us?

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