Time for New Siding?: The Top Signs You Need New Home Siding

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Did you know that installing new home siding is in the top eight of high-return investment projects you can do for your house? The most popular options are vinyl and fiber-cement—both of which are durable and a great aesthetic choice. So, if you’re on the fence about a replacement, don’t be. Not only is new siding visually appealing and more … Read More

How to Choose the Best Rain Gutters for Your Home: Your Complete Guide

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Water damage is one of the most common complaints among homeowners. Each year, thousands of homes suffer damage caused by leaks, floods, faulty appliances, or plumbing issues. A leaky roof only makes things worse. Rainwater can easily infiltrate into your home through the roof causing stains, mold and peeling paint. Moisture also promotes the growth of bacteria, mites, and fungi, … Read More

Matchy-Matchy: Choosing Shingle Colors for Your New Roof

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Homeowners spend countless hours selecting paint colors for their homes. If interior (and exterior) design is your thing, you may feel it’s time well spent. Will you spend the same amount of time choosing the color of your new roof? It’s not necessary. Read our tips for choosing shingle colors. You want to love your new roof color as much … Read More

Mistakes to Avoid When Filing Roof Insurance Claims

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The average roof lasts a minimum of 10-12 years. However, certain factors can decrease the lifespan of your roof. Storms and natural disasters are a perfect example. In case a storm blows through and damages occur, roofing insurance will help support you through a roofing replacement and can save you thousands of dollars. To ensure you get the most from … Read More

How to Spot Hail Damage on Your Roof

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In 2014, State Farm paid out almost 2.5 billion dollars in wind and hail damage. If you live in tornado alley, you could be at a greater risk of hail than you might think. Do you need to carry out a hail damage roof inspection but don’t know where to begin? To learn more about what roof hail damage looks … Read More

How to Get Insurance to Pay for Roof Replacement in 5 Easy Steps

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When you find yourself with a damaged roof, the best course of action is to have it replaced. Over time, roofs become less durable and more susceptible to damage or rotting. This is why you’ll want to replace your roof once you notice the damage. Homeowners may become overwhelmed by the thought of needing to replace their entire roof, and … Read More

Top 5 Signs You Need to Replace Your Gutters

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Most of us know how important it is to regularly clean our gutters, but what if you notice issues that can’t be addressed by regular maintenance? How do you know when it’s time to replace your gutters altogether? Luckily, there are some very clear signs to look out for, and we’ve listed them below. It’s better to replace gutters early … Read More

Your Ultimate Guide to Roof Covering Materials

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Whether it be age, a particularly bad storm or a fallen down tree, we all need to replace the roofs on our homes at one point or another. Knowing you need to replace your roof is only the first step in the decision.  You’ve decided to have a new roof installed but you are not sure what material you want. We … Read More

Standing up to the Storm: How to Protect Your Roof from Storm Damage

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Prime storm season is upon us. In most cases, it’s better to be prepared than to deal with the after effects. The same theory applies in order to protect your roof from storm damage.  A storm can happen at any time, so it’s best to make sure that your roof is in excellent condition to withstand its forces. There are several … Read More

Side to Side: How to Choose the Right Home Siding

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You walk outside and notice that your home siding is starting to bubble and peel a little. This siding hasn’t been replaced since you bought the place years ago, so it is about that time. Now you’re faced with a hard decision.  What siding are you going to get to replace the current one? You have a ton of options … Read More