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Get a Roof That Rocks

Choosing a new roof can seem like a very difficult decision. After all, your roof is one of the most important elements of your home. Not only does it do the important job of keeping you sheltered and protected from the elements, but it’s also very visible. The wrong roof can be very unattractive, and the right roof can make your home look like a million bucks. When I started researching roof replacement options for my home, I was overwhelmed by all the choices. But when I started learning how to match roofing materials to my home’s overall look, it got a lot easier. That’s when I decided to start a blog about roofing materials and styles. If you’re feeling overwhelmed by your options, this blog will help narrow down your choices and find the roof that’s right for you.


Three Signs Your Business’s Parking Lot Is Ready For A Sealcoating

An asphalt parking lot can last many years, but its longevity is tied to proper maintenance. And the most important part of maintenance is a sealcoating for the surface. This coating is mostly a tar mixture that is applied to the asphalt surface, but when you do this as a routine part of your property's upkeep, it will extend the life of your parking lot's surface to the fullest. Here are a few things to look for that will alert you to the need for a sealcoating. Read More 

Shopping For Replacement Windows? Don’t Ignore The Sashes

While glass does form the majority of a window pane—and surely choosing the best glass is important—it's important not to overlook the sashes when shopping for replacement windows. They may be small in comparison to the area occupied by the glass, but they are a vital component of the window. Your sash choice impacts the appearance, energy-efficiency, maintenance requirements, and longevity of your windows. Here's a closer look. Choosing the Right Sash Material Read More 

Keeping Your Hardwood Floors Looking Good After Refinishing

Have you just finished getting your hardwood floors into shape? If so, you obviously want to keep them in good shape and not have them get scuffed up again very quickly. You can protect the floors from most problems by taking a few steps (no pun intended) that reduce marking and increase shine. Leave Hard-Soled Shoes by the Door Many homes are now turning into no-shoes homes, where people take their shoes off at the door. Read More 

Three Myths About Flood Damage

Flooding is a threat that can quickly cause substantial damages to a home, but this is a problem that many homeowners do not have a competent understanding about. This can make addressing the ravages that flooding can cause more difficult than necessary. In particular, those that believe myths concerning flooding will find that they may be unprepared for this type of crisis situation. Myth: Storms Are The Only Cause Of Floods Read More 

The Pros And Cons Of Spray Foam Insulation

Spray foam insulation is the mixture of two ingredients, that when they come together, they expand and harden into a thick foamy substance to help cover the area you are trying to insulate. This type of insulation can be difficult to install, and should be left to a professional installation company to ensure it is installed properly. See below for some pros and cons of spray foam insulation to see if it's the right choice for you. Read More