October 27, 2017
When it comes to the look and style you want for your home, your window decision can make all the difference. Replacement windows can significantly add to home value in today’s market. The windows you choose affect the amount of natural light inside your home, your ability to see out into your surrounding neighborhood and your feeling of connection to the outside world. They can also change a boring or small-looking home into a comfortable and welcoming structure. Read more
October 13, 2017
When it comes to the roof over your head, much of its importance sometimes goes unnoticed. Not only does your roof keep you safe and protected from leaks and other weather elements, but it also keeps your home looking nice on the outside. Unfortunately, many different types of damage can happen to your roof over time because of general wear and tear and weather conditions. Hail damage is one of the worst types. Read more
September 21, 2017
Exterior remodeling can be a challenge for beginners. TV renovation shows make remodeling look so quick and easy, but for those new to the process, it can be a different story. You hear about newbies experiencing nightmares with cost overruns, shoddy work and shady contractors. But it doesn’t have to be like that for beginners.
The key to successful exterior remodeling is in planning. It begins with a common question: “I want to renovate my house, so where do I start?” Knowing how to start a renovation and exterior remodel of your house begins with having a clear vision of what you want to achieve, understanding the renovation process and contracting with a reputable company that produces quality work. Read more
August 24, 2017
With so many types of window designs on today’s market, it’s only fair to wonder which type of replacement windows are best. While various types can be chosen for installation in offices, shops and living spaces, the two most common choices are double-hung and single-hung windows.
But what exactly is the difference between the two most widely adopted window types? Let’s find out. Read more
July 19, 2017
People often wonder how to weatherproof their doors and windows when winter is coming to protect their homes from snow and ice, but less often do they think about how they can weatherproof their windows and doors for summer. This can be just as important, however, as your doors and windows can be vulnerable to summer rains, as well as drafts that can let hot air in and air-conditioned, cool air escape. Read more
June 05, 2017
Everyone wants a beautiful home. Unfortunately, getting one takes more than a simple snap of the fingers. Roofing needs to be installed, coats of paint need to be applied, and perhaps most importantly, attractive and durable siding needs to be chosen. Read more
May 01, 2017
Does your home need an exterior repaint? Maybe it just needs touching up on the outside trim, especially around the windows, doors and eaves where the elements hit hardest. Painting any space can be a task that is not only expensive, but also time consuming. Read more
April 07, 2017
March 31, 2017
When the season changes to spring, home improvements often spring to mind. It’s the perfect time to make some of those changes you’ve been thinking about all winter. If you’re looking for some ideas for some of the best home improvement projects for spring, look no further. Here are some of the top seasonal home improvements to consider. Read more
March 24, 2017
If you want to increase the value of your home, or just want to update it in a cost-effective way, curb appeal is the key — and few projects offer a bigger bang for your buck than siding and shutter replacement.
As a rule, you can expect a 70 percent return on your investment immediately from exterior projects such as shutter and siding upgrades, according to the National Association of Realtors. And the siding and shutter color combinations you choose when you plan your project can dramatically affect the visual mood your house sets for you and the outside world, whether you plan to sell soon or not. Read more