Some homeowners make the mistake of waiting until spring to have their old roofing replaced, not knowing that harsh winter elements can make it more susceptible to leaks and severe damage. Heavy snow, powerful winds and melting ice can penetrate a dated roof, causing holes and allowing moisture into your foundation.… Continue Reading
There is no escaping the inevitable: snow and ice brought by the winter weather. This wind is starting to howl, and, soon, those gusts will carry snow drifts and flurries your way. So, before loads of snow begin threatening your home, it’s about time to winterize your home, particularly your windows and doors.… Continue Reading
As with other parts of your home, your roofing shingles have a life expectancy – around 25 years in the case of asphalt shingles to as long as 100 years or more for slate roofs. Not all of them, however, will actually last as long as expected. From storm damage to natural aging and decay, there are many factors that can shorten your roof’s service life.… Continue Reading
Routine maintenance is a must if you want to keep your commercial roof in good condition. However, keep in mind that improper maintenance is just as bad as neglecting to maintain your roof.
Here are some of the commercial roofing maintenance mistakes you need to avoid:… Continue Reading
Windows are an essential part of any building. They provide natural ventilation and lighting, and form part of a home’s curb appeal. A bit of knowledge about the history of windows and how they developed throughout the years can come in handy when choosing a window replacement.… Continue Reading