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Jul 20
3 Risks of DIY Roofing

3 Risks of DIY Roofing

Home DIY projects are great – they give you a way to save money, learn new techniques, and achieve a sense of accomplishment. However, some DIY projects just aren’t a great idea for folks that don’t have professional training. Often, DIY projects relating to residential or commercial roofing fall into this category. Because your home’s roof is a vital part of your home’s construction, it’s important to keep an eye out for maintenance and […]

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Jul 15
5 Helpful Hacks for Painting Your Home During Summer

5 Helpful Hacks for Painting Your Home During Summer

Summertime is most definitely here! For warm weather lovers, this is the most beautiful time of the year to go on vacations and lounge around on the beach, but it is also a popular time for homeowners to try their hand at painting. Painting the exterior of your home is a big job, and a lot of planning needs to happen for it to be done right. Fortunately, we’ve got 5 helpful hacks when […]

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Jun 28
5 Common Mistakes That Unprofessional Roofers Won’t Tell You About

5 Common Mistakes That Unprofessional Roofers Won’t Tell You About

Honesty and integrity play a big part when it comes to the quality of your roofing work. Unfortunately, many uncertified, unprofessional roofing contractors take shortcuts, ultimately leading to more expensive repairs. Sometimes, these same contractors will make common mistakes that they won’t ever tell you about. In this blog entry, we’ll take a look at 5 of the most common roofing mistakes that roofers won’t tell you about – because a little bit of […]

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Jun 17
Tips to Consider When Choosing a Replacement Roof Color

Tips to Consider When Choosing a Replacement Roof Color

If it’s time to replace your current roof, there’s no doubt a lot going through your mind. From what kind of roofing materials to use to like shingles to drainage options and flashing concerns, replacing your roof can be a daunting project usually reserved for professionals. Regardless of whether you’re hiring a contractor or tackling a roof replacement project on your own, this is a great opportunity to change how your home looks, especially […]

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May 26
5 Reasons to Maintain Your Home’s Gutters This Summer

5 Reasons to Maintain Your Home’s Gutters This Summer

Summer is a wonderful time of the year – families get out and about and travel to new places, community pools are packed, outdoor activities are in full swing, and vacationers around the U.S have a well-deserved reprieve from work and school. Because of its inherently dry conditions, summertime is not seen as a critical month to take care of your home’s gutters. This is a common misconception that isn’t true. Here are 5 […]

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Apr 19
3 Ways to Protect Your Home From Water Damage

3 Ways to Protect Your Home From Water Damage

They say too much of a good thing is bad, and that’s certainly the case with water and your home. This is especially true during spring months when many parts of the U.S suffer from heavy downpours and thunderstorms. Water is not only devastating for your foundation; it can wreak havoc on your roofing and siding as well. With serious damage comes serious repairs, ultimately affecting your bottom line and one of your most […]

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Mar 26
Springtime Siding Maintenance and Tips

Springtime Siding Maintenance and Tips

Here’s a fact for you: springtime is a wonderful time of year. After a long, cold winter cooped up inside your house, few things feel as good as stepping outside your front door after a good night’s rest, to be greeted by the rising sun on a lazy Sunday morning as the birds chirp melodically in the background. Trees that were once bare come to life with gorgeous green leaves and flowers bloom across […]

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Feb 19
5 Tips to Prep Your Roof for Spring Showers

5 Tips to Prep Your Roof for Spring Showers

The spring season is still a couple of months away, which means now is the time to start prepping your roof for warmer weather. Spring tends to bring more rain and wind, and if your roof isn’t ready for increased water and moisture, you might be surprised how quickly you might need to perform repairs. Here are 5 tips to take into consideration when prepping your roof for spring, so you can avoid costly […]

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Jan 19
5 Steps to Help You Choose the Right Window Replacements

5 Steps to Help You Choose the Right Window Replacements

To the average homeowner, it’s a little difficult to tell the difference between different windows. Sure, most folks can see contrasting aesthetic styles like a bay window vs a slider window. But when you’re replacing the windows of your home, it’s important to take into consideration things like frame materials and glass packages. Because all of this can get a little confusing, we’ve decided to list 5 easy steps to help you choose the […]

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Dec 09
A Style Guide to Vinyl Siding

A Style Guide to Vinyl Siding

Years ago, vinyl siding options were often criticized for their lack of style and bland looks. Today, vinyl siding has grown in popularity across the country, giving homeowners the versatility they need to build the home of their dreams exactly as they envision it. Whether you’re looking to replicate the refinement of a French Colonial style home or create the classical feel of Greek Revival architecture, vinyl siding is a great choice if you […]

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