Tired Of Seasonal Roof Maintenance? Options That Can Help
13 August 2017
Home ownership is a full-time job. Most people just think that buying a house and keeping it clean and tidy is all you ever have to do. Unfortunately, they quickly discover that home ownership involves a lot of maintenance. From cleaning the gutters and keeping the roof free of ice dams to redirecting water away from the foundation, you are constantly doing something to maintain the safety, security, and structure of your home.
What Material Should You Choose For A New Roof?
2 August 2017
When you choose a new roof for your home, you might think that your main concern is keeping out precipitation. If that were the case, you could simply choose the least expensive material, a.k.a.asphalt shingles, that will still provide precipitation protection, and your job is done. However, there is much more that you need to cover. For example, you need to consider how your roof will shelter you from energy bills and replacement costs down the road.
How To Keep Birds Away From Your Roof
27 July 2017
Birds are a common animal in almost every yard and garden, but they can quickly turn from a pleasant background chorus to a pest if they take up residence on or in your roof. Bird droppings can carry diseases with them, and the construction of nests on your roofing shingles or tiles can increase the risk of leaks developing. Further, nests that are placed on or within your chimney can quickly become a serious fire hazard.
Remodeling Tasks That Are Easier Or Harder Than Expensive
26 July 2017
If you are not experienced with home remodeling, it may be difficult to predict how hard a project will be. Some projects may be easier than expected and you may put them off when you don't have to. Others might be harder than expected and you may not allocate the time or resources properly toward getting it done.
Difficult: Measuring Cabinets After The Fact
One of the most expensive mistakes that are made when remodeling is failing to measure the cabinets.