August, 2015

Aug 31
Multiple home figurines on a wood table

The Importance of Home Insulation

Having a properly insulated home is key to energy efficiency. Your home’s insulation acts as a thermal resistor that controls the airflow passing in and out of your home. If you’ve noticed a steady increase in electric bills, yet you feel like you’re consuming a consistent amount of energy, your insulation could be in need of replacement. And insulation goes beyond just maintaining energy efficiency, it also reduces outside noise, moisture, and the chance […]

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Aug 17
Image collage of various siding damage

5 Signs That You Need New Siding

When it comes to your home’s maintenance, exterior siding repairs are probably not at the top of your to-do list. But when you think about all of the wear and tear it encounters on a daily basis and its key role in protecting your home, it might be time to reconsider the lack of maintenance. Your home’s exterior siding is meant to be a protective layer from weather effects, that is water resistant, and […]

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Aug 03
Tan house with vinyl siding

Four Types of Exterior Siding

Choosing the right siding material for your home is not always an easy decision. Durability, ease of installation, aesthetics, versatility, and costs are just some of the major factors to consider when selecting a siding style. And once you’ve determined what key functions you want your siding to have, you then have to choose a style. There are many exterior styles to choose from, with the four most common residential materials being vinyl, brick, […]

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