Monthly Archives: October 2017

Fiberglass Doors vs. Wood Doors – Which Side Should You Be On?

Front View of a Beautiful London Town House

You may find it a little challenging to choose which door material is better for your home – wood or fiberglass? Is there really a difference between them? The popularity of fiberglass doors has grown in the past few years. Is it really worth the rave? In this post, we aim to discuss with you … Read More

Why Insulation is Important

house insulation concept. copy space

As you know, the first step to achieving a “green” home is to have efficient insulation. You might already be considering investing in heat pumps, solar water heating, solar panels, and another green energy source, but really, you should first work on improving your home’s insulation. This is to make sure that you are not … Read More

The Dangers of Hiring the Wrong Roofer

Man installing rails for solar panels on residential house roof

There are basically two types of roofing contractors in Canada – licensed contractors and unlicensed ones. By finding the right one for you and maintaining a good communication all throughout your roofing project, you can expect good results. Of course, you should be wary of the second type of roofer who might come by your … Read More

How to Make Your Home More Energy-Efficient

concept comparison between normal house and low consumption house with energy efficiency rating

Some do it to save on utility bills while others like the idea of contributing to the worldwide effort to save the environment. Whatever your reason may be, making changes to your home to make it more energy-efficient is an excellent idea. You see, your home is a system. You can improve its performance and … Read More

The History of Vinyl Siding

Beige siding house exterior with covered porch and trimmed bushes in front. View of soft blue staircase with narrow walkway.

Over the years, the way a home looks have evolved so much. Much of it can be attributed to the ever-changing style and architectural design concept. Of course, we cannot discount the improvements we have seen in the kind of technology as well as the materials used to build a house. From the primitive materials … Read More