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Top 5 Tips for Fall Decor

August 28, 2018

Autumn is fast approaching… and before you know it swarms of little trick-or-treaters will be visiting your doorstep.  Now is the perfect time to decorate your home for fall, before the cool weather becomes too frosty!  From pumpkins and candy corn to scarecrows and corn stalks, we have simplified Fall décor trends into our TOP

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How to Keep Your Gutters From Clogging

July 18, 2018

Gutters protect the perimeter of a house by channeling rain water and melting snow away from the foundation, landscaping, walls, windows and doors.  The excessive water that pools on the ground can saturate and deteriorate the foundation, seep into the basement or crawl space, and crack sidewalks and driveways in freezing temperatures.  Gutters help prevent

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5 Tips to Prevent Roof Leaks

June 20, 2018

The source of the leak is not always where you see the leak.  Contractors are “roof detectives” that have to retrace the path water travels to correctly identify the source.  Leaks for homeowners can be a big headache and end up with costly repairs.  Regular roof inspections and maintenance should be performed by a professional

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The Parts of Your Home’s Exterior

June 11, 2018

When starting a home renovation project, it’s important to understand what makes up your home’s exterior so you are able to discuss your project to your contractor clearly.  It will also help you to identify what is included in the estimate from your contractor to make sure everything you want or need done is listed. 

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Storm Damage on Roof

How to Identify Storm Damage on your Roof

June 5, 2018

There are many different types of “storm damage” that can affect the health of your roof. The first step is knowing how to identify the damages so you know when to call in an expert.   WIND DAMAGE: High speed winds don’t hit your roof evenly across the surface.  Winds can go after the corners,

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Replacing Your Old Windows

May 30, 2018

Old windows can cause a variety of headaches for homeowners – and you may not even know your windows are the culprit!  If you are noticing any of the following issues, it may be time to replace them. Moisture Moisture and condensation build up is more than just a little annoying.  You may notice fog

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I Need A New Roof. What Do I Do?

May 22, 2018

There are a lot of home renovation projects like new landscaping or a kitchen make-over that homeowners get excited about. There are also projects they dread… like having to replace the roof. While your roof may not be exciting, it is important to take care of as it can lead to extensive damages when neglected.

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Home Siding

What are my siding options?

May 15, 2018

Redoing the siding on your home can be a wonderful way to give your entire house a face-lift and increase your curb appeal. How do you know which siding option is right for you? Our experts put together the popular material options worth looking into before your siding project begins. VINYL SIDING: Vinyl was introduced

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Mold in Attic

Roof Leak or Attic Condensation?

April 24, 2018

When you find water damage on the walls or ceiling in your home, it can be a cause for concern for any homeowner.  While it is easy to assume this is caused by a leak in your roof, it may actually be caused by condensation in your attic.  Taking steps to correct this issue immediately

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What style of roof do I have

What Type of Roof Do I Have?

April 15, 2018

Each roof type is different.  It’s important to understand your home before jumping into a home renovation project.  Prior to roofing, gutters, soffit or fascia projects, make sure you know what type of roof you have so you know how to communicate with your contractor and clearly explain what you need done.  We’ve included a

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