2017

  • Understanding the Benefits of a Foam Roof for Your Home

    The roof of your home works to protect your family and material possessions from extreme weather situations. There are various options to choose from when you are determining the type of roofing materials to use for your home. One option would be to use industrial foam roofing systems and materials, which consist of polyurethane foam and elastomeric coating. The polyurethane material is equipped with high-density insulation and the elastomeric coating has a water-resistant membrane.
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  • 3 Signs Your Siding Needs Repaired Or Replaced

    While it is common for most people to think about the interior of their home because this is where they spend most of their time. It is also very important to think about the needs of the exterior part of your home as well. This is what essentially protects your home from the elements, therefore ensuring that the inside of your home is well protected and kept completely functional. One layer of protection on the exterior of your home is your siding.
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  • How To Give Your New Restaurant A Mexican Look

    Have you recently bought a restaurant that you are converting into a place where your customers will enjoy Mexican food? If so, from giving the entry way floor a different look to changing the roof, here are some ideas that might help you to give your new restaurant a Mexican look: The Entry Way - Think about having a sketch or a picture of what you want for the entry way when you meet with the renovation workers.
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  • Is It A Good Idea To Buy A Home With A 20-Year-Old Roof?

    When most people buy a home--unless they're specifically looking for a fixer-upper--they want to ensure they won't have to make any major repairs in the next couple of years. This is particularly true when it comes to the roof. Having to replace the roof a year or two after you move in is really not ideal, especially since there may be leaks and other issues to deal with as the roof approaches the end of its life.
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  • Tired Of Seasonal Roof Maintenance? Options That Can Help

    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.
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  • What Material Should You Choose For A New Roof?

    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.
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  • How To Keep Birds Away From Your Roof

    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.
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  • Remodeling Tasks That Are Easier Or Harder Than Expensive

    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.
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  • Recently Buy A Home With Siding? 4 Signs Of Damage To Inspect For Seasonally

    The siding on your home is designed to last for many years, and it plays a role in protecting the underlying structure from the elements along with insulating your house. Unfortunately, all types of siding are subject to wear and tear over the years. For this reason, you need to know what to look for as you inspect for signs of damage that signal a need for siding repair. Watch For Cracks or Dents
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  • Signs That You Need A Full Roof Replacement

    Asphalt roofs are often chosen by homeowners because they last a long time. They also can be fixed when shingles dislodge, crack, or shown minimal signs of wear. However, a replacement might be needed if damage and wear are much more widespread. If you are wondering whether or not you need to invest in a full replacement, then keep reading to find out about some signs that this is your best option:
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