Rain or Shine: Protecting Your Home During Every Season

3 Ways To Extend The Lifespan Of Your Roof

A roof, by and large, is built to last. But unless you ensure that the most vulnerable parts of your roof are protected, you may find yourself having to deal with costly problems much sooner than expected. If you would like to learn more about some common strategies to extend the lifespan of a roof, […]

3 Best Roofing Materials For A Backsplit Split-Level Home

A backsplit split-level home has a taller, two-story segment in front of a lower one-story segment. Each segment has its own roof with the taller segment typically having a hipped shape roof while the lower segment has a gabled style roof. The shape and alignment of these roofs can help you determine the best roofing […]

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3 Synthetic Siding Solutions That Will Give You The Illusion Of Real Wood

If you are considering having new siding installed on your home, there are many options that you may be considering. You may want to have wood siding, but this can require a lot of maintenance. There are many alternatives, but often they hardly resemble real wood. But here are some synthetic siding materials that many […]

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A Comparison Of Shingle Siding With Vinyl Siding: How It Impacts Your Roofing Costs

Two types of siding–vinyl and shingles–are very different sorts of siding by comparison. Not only are they very different in appearance, but also in the way that they are installed. Here is a comparison of shingle siding and vinyl siding, and how it impacts your overall roofing costs.  Shingle Siding This type of siding involves […]

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Upgrade Your Residence With Slate

Suburbia is inundated with a sea of similar roofs. Nearly everywhere you look in residential neighborhoods you will see asphalt-shingle roofs. While you can save money when building a house by installing asphalt shingles, you can add curb appeal to your house by choosing a different material for your roofing. Slate is a natural material […]

Cool Roof Vs. Green Roof

For many homeowners, the push to make their homes more energy efficient is not just about helping the environment. It is also about saving on energy costs. If you are in the market for a new roof, a cool or green roof is ideal for lowering energy costs and keeping your home adequately covered. Here […]

Remove Moss From Shingles On A Shed And Prevent Future Problems

Moist and humid weather conditions can cause moss to grow on your shed’s shingle roof. If moss is not eliminated and continues to spread, it can weigh down the roofing materials and cause them to become damaged. Learn how to remove moss and protect the shingles by completing the following steps. Materials To Use ladder […]

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Roof Repair and Maintenance You Can Take Care of Yourself

Homeowners understand the importance of taking care of their roof, since it can save them the hassle of having to deal with a costly repair down the road. Unfortunately, maintenance is often ignored until the problem gets to the point where professional help is needed. Here are five things you should be able to do […]

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Saving Money On Your New Roof

If you own a home, eventually you will need a new roof. Even conscientious maintenance will not prevent your old roof from failing at some point. If you plan ahead, however, you can minimize the cost of this task and end up with a roof that will last you for several decades.  Off Season When […]