As a homeowner, it’s not always easy to find a reputable and trustworthy contractor, but it’s still important if you want your roof repair or replacement to be worth every penny. Fortunately, you can check with reputable agencies, such as the Better Business Bureau (BBB), so you’ll know which are the top-rated companies in your area.… Continue Reading
Choosing the right kind of window company for your window replacement is incredibly important because the quality of the window installation will determine how long your new windows last and how well they perform. Here are the three mistakes good window installers don’t make.
More and more homeowners are choosing fiber cement siding for their houses. Fiber cement siding can capture the beautiful appearance of wood while having all sorts of benefits.… Continue Reading
The weak points of a conventional roofing system is its joints and penetrations. The former refers to the location where slopes and roofing panels meet while the latter refers to anything that is installed by drilling a hole in your roof. To prevent rainwater from infiltrating your underlayment, residential roofing contractors install flashing, thin strips of metal that cover gaps between roof penetrations and the roofing membrane.… Continue Reading
There’s a reason why more and more homeowners are joining the green trend. Given rising electricity prices and long power outages (the US has the highest number of power-outage minutes of any developed nation), it simply makes practical and financial sense to install energy-efficient features in your home. One green feature that’s been gaining a lot of traction in the market is solar panels.
Before having new solar panels installed, most roofing contractors would recommend getting a roof replacement or at least have your roof inspected in case it needs roof repair work.… Continue Reading