January, 2019

Jan 30
Close up of a home's metal roof.

In This Modern World, Why Choose a Metal Roof?

A metal roof might seem like a counterintuitive choice for the literal roof over your head, but there are many compelling reasons to make that choice. A metal roof beats out conventional or traditional roofing materials in several ways. Half-Life First, properly installed, a metal roof is expected to survive longer than a roof made out of traditional wood shingles, even if they’re made out of more advanced and expectedly fireproof materials. While metal roofs can wear down due to external forces, […]

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Jan 16
A man holding his phone with a menu of different controls for his smart home.

These Smart Home Gadgets Could Change How You Get Through 2019

Well, the old year has passed and now we get to see what the future holds. In terms of everyday technology, the world is changing incredibly quickly so it’s nice to know how technology is changing before the world changes around you. One of the biggest revolutions in recent years has been the advent of smart home technology. You can think of adding smart home technology to your life as a kind of “home improvement,” but […]

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Jan 04
Young adult couple painting a room of their home.

Four Home Improvement and Design Trends to Watch in 2019

Home improvement doesn’t show any signs of slowing down next year, despite worries about a cooling economy, and changes in lifestyle and technology continue to evolve how we live, work, sleep and eat at home in order to make our lives more convenient and comfortable.  We’re always going to have standard improvements like painting or annual checkups but these new upgrades may come as a surprise. We’ve taken a quick look in our crystal ball, and here are some of […]

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