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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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Mar 25
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 18
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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Nov 20
Siding Maintenance Tips for the Winter Season

Siding Maintenance Tips for the Winter Season

It’s fair to say that the siding on your home gets a good deal of wear and tear throughout the year. Could you imagine if you were outside, exposed to the elements 24/7? Your skin would probably feel like a hard, withered prune. That’s why you should be performing preventative maintenance on your siding, no matter what material it might be made of.  After all, your siding is basically your outermost layer of insulation, […]

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Oct 29
Repair or Replace? Thoughtful Solutions to Your Home’s Window Problems

Repair or Replace? Thoughtful Solutions to Your Home’s Window Problems

Now that the weather is getting cooler, you might have noticed a few drafts sneaking through the windows of your home. You might be thinking that it’s time to replace your windows – and that may, in fact, be the case – but a quick repair might be the best way to handle your window worries. Here are a few solutions to common window problems that homeowners deal with daily. Broken Windowpanes Causes: Abrasive […]

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Sep 30
Gutter Maintenance Tips For Fall

Gutter Maintenance Tips For Fall

With the first day of fall officially taking place just a few days ago on September 23rd, it got us thinking about all the great times ahead of us in October and November: pumpkin carving, trick-or-treating, apple orchards, post-season baseball, cold-weather football, and of course the beginning of leaf season. While we love the fall foliage as much as the next person, this time of the year presents problems for homeowners, especially those who […]

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