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James & Whitney Co is your full service exteriors, building and restoration company, from the peak of your roof to your outdoor deck and living roof, we are here to serve you and your home.

Aug. 152023
[Chelsea, Maine] It is with great pride that James & Whitney Co. shares being recognized as a 2023 Best Place to Work in Maine. Receiving this distinction is based on extensive research conducted by the Maine program of the national...
Jan. 312023
Can You Replace a Roof in the Winter? 
Aug. 122022
What is sheathing? Sheathing- a layer of OSB (oriented strand board) or plywood fastened to the joists and trusses on a roof. Sheathing provides a solid and continuous surface for the shingles or metal roofing to be securely attached to....
Aug. 92022
Roofs are comprised of many components that contribute to their strength and durability. One critical component of a strong roof is something called flashing, which you may or may not be familiar with. The following is a brief guide on...
Aug. 32022
When choosing which type of shingle to use for your new roof, consider selecting TAMKO Titan XT shingles for the job. Titan XT shingles are TAMKO’s most advanced shingles available, boasting AnchorLock™ layer technology, the WindGUARD™ Warranty, a shortened installation...
Jul. 292022
5-Year 5-Star Workmanship Warranty: James & Whitney Co.’s roofing jobs are backed by a manufacturer’s warranty and our very own 5-Year 5-Star Workmanship Warranty. Our 5-year warranty covers shingle blowoffs, leaks in roofing systems that we install, and leaks from...