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Oct 04

Why You Should Have Your Home Painted In The Winter

Winter is approaching so exterior projects are coming to a halt. Now you can focus on bringing your interior projects to life. If painting has been on your to-do list, now is the time to get it done. Winter brings about the cold, dreary weather, so a fresh coat of paint can really liven things up until the spring rolls around again. Potentially Cheaper Quotes Professional painters may have cheaper quotes during the winter […]

by shill
Oct 03

7 Tips To Prepare Your Roof For Winter

Winter is approaching and if you want to prevent damage and potential dangers, now is the time to start getting your roof prepared for winter. Not only does ice and snow weigh heavily on your roof, but they can keep damage covered all winter long, leaving your roof susceptible to even more trouble. If you want to winter-proof your roof, here are 7 tips you can use to prepare your roof for winter. Clean […]

by shill
Aug 12

How to Keep Your Home Cool This Summer (Without Overworking the AC!)

How to Keep Your Home Cool This Summer (Without Overworking the AC!) These hot, humid days have got us all wondering how to keep your home cool this summer. Aside from running the air conditioner day in and day out, there are a few other things you can do that won’t run up your electric bill. Here’s how to keep your home cool this summer without overworking the AC: Windows and Blinds If you […]

by shill
Jun 17
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What to do if Your Roof Leaks During a Storm

If there aren’t any visible signs of your roof leaking, you may not notice it until it’s already too late and rain is dripping through the ceiling! If you notice your roof is leaking during a storm, there are a few steps you can take to minimize the damage until you can call in a professional roofing contractor to take care of the problem. Clear the Area If the leak is dripping near electronics, […]

by shill
Apr 30

Is It Time To Replace My Roof?

If you’ve been a homeowner for some time, you’ve probably asked yourself, “Is it time to replace my roof?” There are several factors to the answer of this question. If you have noticeable damage, the obvious answer is yes. However, there are other things you should keep in mind when you’re deciding whether or not to replace your roof. Here are 9 things to consider. 1. Cracked Shingles You’ll need to replace cracked shingles […]

by shill
Apr 30

What To Do After Hail Damages Your Roof

Hail damage to your roof is no joking matter. If your roof has fallen victim to a hailstorm and has noticeable damage, you’ll need to get it inspected. If left unchecked, any damage to the roof can lead to leaks and further damage that will be even more costly to repair. Read on to learn what to do after hail damages your roof. Research People like to prey on the vulnerability of others sometimes, […]

by shill
Mar 01
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Should You Replace Your Windows Before Listing Your House For Sale?

When it’s time to sell your home and you’re getting ready to have it listed, you want it to look its best. Not only should your home be appealing to the eye, but certain renovations should be done for peace of mind for the buyer. A home is a large expense and the last thing a buyer wants to do after purchasing a home is dish out more money for costly renovations that could […]

by shill
Jan 09

Getting Your Home Ready for Winter Weather

When it comes to preparing your home for a different season, most people only consider spring and summer. However, here at Storm Guard, we know it’s important to get your home ready for more than just those two seasons. Getting your home ready for winter can make the transition to cold weather easier, saving you time, money, and effort. Inspect Your Roof Ensuring the safety and security of your roof can prevent damage and […]

by tovahc
Nov 05
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Problem Series – Drafty Rooms

If you thought you were about to read an article about the NBA Draft or the NFL Draft, you’re in the wrong place. We’re here to talk about drafty homes. Draftiness becomes particularly bothersome with the onset of winter. Whether it’s doors, windows, baseboards – or even electrical outlets – cold air can’t wait to infiltrate your home through these oftentimes defenseless pathways.   But, wait. There are some defenses you can call upon […]

by Storm Guard
Oct 24
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Top 6 Things to Make Your Home Trick-or-Treater-Ready

We all know that one of the great things about having company over is that it forces us to clean and de-clutter our homes. It’s good to include Halloween in that line of thinking, knowing there’s potential to have a lot interestingly costumed little ones stopping by to say hello. Before the big evening, let’s take a look at some things you can do to prepare your home for a safe Halloween.   Are […]

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