Category Archives: Home Improvement

What Are Energy-Efficient Windows?

Since the public has become more environmentally aware in recent years, it has put a lot of attention to energy usage throughout the world. One of the areas where energy usage has been thoroughly examined is in the common household. We already knew that a large portion of heat loss was due to insufficient insulation … Read More

3 Current Trends in Roofing Materials

Much like fashion, music, and film, the construction industry is also subject to trends. The 2010s have brought several housing trends that have already come and gone in recent years, with many remnants still seen throughout neighborhoods across the country. Below are some of the current trends that we are seeing emerging in the types … Read More

How Do You Know When It’s Time to Replace Insulation?

Everyone in colder climates knows how important having insulation is to keep a house at a comfortable temperature all year round, without sending your heating bill through the roof. However, some people are not aware that simply having insulation is not a guarantee that it is going to do a good job retaining a high … Read More

How to Lower Heating Costs with the Right Insulation

Unfortunately, a common issue that many homeowners face is a high heating bill in an effort to keep their house at a comfortable temperature. Or, they end up living through cold winter nights as they try to keep their heating bill down to a reasonable price. Luckily, there is a simple solution to this which … Read More

What Are Your Payments Options for Home Repairs or Renovations?

Home repairs and renovations are things that almost everyone wants, but unfortunately, not everyone can actually achieve. While the benefit of getting a new attachment to your house, or getting your siding redone can be extremely great, it also comes with a cost. Not a metaphorical cost, but an actual financial cost. And, depending on … Read More

Which Siding Is Right for You?

The siding of your home does more than just sit there and look nice, it also serves many helpful functions. But what it is capable of doing is largely affected by the type of siding that you choose. While there are no options that you absolutely need to stay away from, there are types of … Read More

Roof Gables: What are They?

Skate house on background of the moon.

Have you ever suffered from disastrous wind damage on your roof recently? If you are concerned about high wind advisories present in your area, then you definitely need to have your roof fixed or even replaced as soon as possible. However, during the procedure, your roofing professional may cite to you the chance of adding … Read More

Updating Your Doors and Windows – Why You Should Do It

Interior of apartment during construction, remodeling, renovation, extension, restoration and reconstruction - ladder and construction materials in the room.

A home requires constant care and maintenance. Responsible homeowners should make sure that everything is running smoothly at home. Many homeowners, however, only deal with certain issues when seen as emergencies such as faulty electrical wiring or a leaky pipe. There are also other parts of the home that need to be taken care of … Read More

Room Additions and Proper Insulation

Planned renovation of a Open modern kitchen from loft with view on a lush garden

It is not unusual for clients to ask their contractor to turn the attic above a garage into a finished room. This bonus room can actually be a cozy addition to a home’s living space – when done right, that is. Done wrong, however, can make that room uncomfortable, either too cold or too hot. … Read More

Avoiding Home Renovation Disasters

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Are you dreaming about upgrading your home? You might have heard some horror stories when renovating homes, but it does not have to be all chaos and stress! Before pushing through with a major home renovation, make sure that you have a plan first. Do not just knock down walls because you have an hour … Read More