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October 29, 2019

With rising energy cost, its not a surprise the latest trend is making your home more efficient.

Check out these 5 tips for making keeping your home warmer without breaking the bank this winter! 

1. Check Your Windows Seals and U-Factor Rating

Old worn down windows c...

August 9, 2019

Replacing a home’s siding may not be at the top of most homeowner’s to-do lists. In fact, unless you have the money to spend on curb appeal, not many homeowners even think to replace their siding. But perhaps we should.

After all, siding does wear out. It cracks. It bre...

August 2, 2019

1. They’re damaged, warped, or broken

It’s sometimes possible to repair a window instead of replacing it. If your window’s problem is minor, such as needing new weatherstripping or hardware, a repair might be the best option. But replacing a damaged, warped, or broken w...

January 24, 2018

Should Homeowners Fix Their Roof Before Selling Their Home?

If a homeowner is planning on selling their house soon but it needs a roof repair or replacement, should they do it? Of course you want the job, but a good contractor should offer honest advice to homeowners on...

January 24, 2018

How Hail Affects Your Roof

Weather can be unpredictable, and turbulent weather—especially hail—can damage shingles.  Contractors should explain to homeowners how hail can affect shingles and what they should watch out for.

A manufacturer’s warranty typically will not cov...

January 24, 2018

4 Ways to Help You

Choose the Right Shingle Color

Homeowners don’t buy roofs often, so choosing the right color is very important to get right the first time. The shingle color has to work with their house and style, complement the neighborhood, and take into considerat...

January 24, 2018

Meet the Microscopic Pest that Leaves a Giant Mess: Blue-Green Algae

If you drive down virtually any residential street in the U.S. or Canada, there’s a chance you’ll see at least one roof stained with black or dark brown streaks. Many homeowners mistake these stains fo...

January 24, 2018

1. A leak in the attic.

After a strong storm or wind-driven rain, take a look in the attic for signs of leaking. Ice damming can also cause water to enter the house if you don’t have an adequate shingle underlayment or if the flashing (the aluminum or steel used over ro...

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