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The next time you walk outside, take a moment to gaze up at your roof. What do you see? Do you see even shingles that are all laying flat? Or do you see shingles that are starting to curl and that are covered in moss? You can tell a lot about the condition of your roof just by looking at it. If you are at all concerned about the state of your roof, then your first call should be to a roofing contractor. They can evaluate the situation and recommend repairs or replacement as needed. Learn more about roofing and roofing contractors here on this website.

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  • Siding: Is Vinyl Better Than Wood?

    30 March 2020

    One of the first steps of a new siding installation is choosing the material. Often, the decision comes down between vinyl and wood. Modern vinyl siding looks almost identical to wood, and it can come in nearly any color you desire. The following a few more reasons why vinyl may be a better option than wood for your home. Fade Resistance  The paint on wood siding fades and wears off over time.

  • Methods To Keep Pests Out Of Your Crawl Space

    27 March 2020

    Your home's crawl space elevates your house above the damp ground while providing easy access to plumbing and other utilities that run into the home. Unfortunately, a crawl space may provide an inviting space for animals and insects that are seeking shelter. The following can help prevent these problems while still ensuring your crawl space is accessible and ventilated properly. Vapor Barriers A vapor barrier consists of a rubber or thick plastic membrane that is attached to the open surfaces inside your crawl space.

  • Roof Getting Older? 2 Maintenance Tips To Make The Roof Last Longer

    26 March 2020

    If your roof is getting older but is not quite bad enough to replace yet, there are things you can do to make it last longer for you. This can help you save a lot of money and time. Keep reading to learn of two maintenance tips so you can keep that roof over your head. Remove Mold A big sign that you have mold on your roof is seeing black streaks.

  • 3 Benefits Of Having A Fireplace Installed In Your Family Room

    25 March 2020

    If your home isn't already equipped with a fireplace, consider having one installed in the family room. Here are a few benefits you can look forward to taking advantage of after doing so: Encourage More Quality Time Together Having a fireplace installed in your home's family room will encourage everyone in the household to spend more quality time together. Instead of sitting in front of the television or spending time in different rooms, everyone will be more inclined to play a game together in front of the fire.

  • 4 Reasons To Replace Your Roof Well Before It Starts Rotting And Leaking

    25 March 2020

    You're probably not looking forward to having a roof replacement on your home, so you may put it off as long as possible. If your roof isn't leaking yet, you may not have a sense of urgency about replacing it. However, if you know your roof is old or damaged and needs to be replaced soon, it's better to go ahead and replace it rather than delay. Here's why. 1. A New Roof Improves Your Home's Curb Appeal