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Apr 04
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How To Paint Vinyl Siding

Vinyl siding is great for the exterior of your home if you want something hassle-free and low maintenance. The material is already painted, so you don’t have to worry about painting or choosing paint. Although, the color does fade over time. The surface may even be at risk of an uneven finish due to sun exposure hitting the vinyl surface differently. There’s a silver lining to this, though: you can paint vinyl siding, and […]

by shill
Mar 15
Spring Maintenance Projects

10 Overlooked Spring Home Maintenance Tasks

Winter can be a rough time no matter where you live in the country, and it can be especially harsh on your home. When spring arrives, people often engage in a fresh, thorough cleaning in anticipation of sunnier, warmer days. Usually, this means cleaning carpets, deep-cleaning upholstery, and so forth, but many essential tasks get forgotten in the shuffle of spring cleaning. 1. INSPECT YOUR ROOF Some winters can be brutal, and it’s your […]

by shill
Feb 15
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Painting with a Purpose: Know Your Stuff Before You Start

The winter season is slowly slipping away from us, and believe it or not, it’s the best season for getting some painting done around your home! The crisp air is great for the paint, and snow days being gone means you can open your windows and give you time to finally finish the wall behind the couch. But, before you start, it’s important to do your research and buy the right paint for the […]

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Jan 19
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What Is Board And Batten Siding? (Everything You Need To Know)

What is board and batten siding? (Everything you need to know) If you’re looking into a fresh look for your home, you’ve probably stumbled across board and batten siding. It’s traditional yet modern look is appealing to homeowners all over the country. In this guide you’ll learn: What you need to know about board and batten siding? What is board and batten siding made of? How much is board and batten siding? What You […]

by shill
Dec 01

Questions You Should Ask Your Roofing Contractor

You’ve noticed damage on your roof and need it repaired. While a search of your area may turn up with several roofing contractors. You want to be sure you get a reputable one to work on your home. Consumer agencies report thousands of roofing contractor scams each year, so you’ll want to ask questions to ensure you get a contractor that is the best fit for your budget and needs. Business Ownership One of […]

by shill
Nov 01

Common Winter Roof Problems

Your roof is exposed to the elements day after day, with some of the harsher conditions being the heat of summer and the cold and ice of winter. Regularly maintaining your roof is the first step in preventing leaks and other issues, but winter can cause havoc on it anyway. There are a few common winter roof problems you should be aware of so you can take action. Ice Dams An ice dam is […]

by shill
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, […]

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