Patio doors extend your home’s interior living spaces into the outdoors. They’re a great home investment, and, on top of being functional, they’re stylish, too. When it’s time to replace your doors, there are a few things you need to know and plan for before you start your project.
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Contrary to what most homeowners believe, the roof isn’t a single large structure. It’s actually made of many individual components that all play a key role in the structure’s overall function. One of these parts is the soffit. Though it doesn’t get quite the same attention as shingles, it is just as important.
Cedar siding can last for decades, enduring well against the moisture, rot and the elements. It has natural preservatives that make it resistant to damage resulting from these outside factors. Even so, this building material requires regular maintenance to preserve its attractive look and top-notch performance.
At any given time of year, your roof face faces several threats that can compromise its performance. While these challenges are worth preparing for and against, they become increasingly difficult to deal with whenever winter starts. Today, we take a look at some of the dangers your roof may encounter during this time and ways […]
Even with limited space, you can still enjoy more of the outdoors. As long as there’s space to move around, you can create a relaxing and functional area. There are many ways that you make the most of your small deck.
Exterior doors are one of the biggest contributors to energy loss, usually accounting for more than 10% of heat loss in an average home. As more and more homeowners aim to keep their homes as energy-efficient as possible through home improvement, you might want to consider tackling door replacement if you think a steady increase […]
Now that winter is fast approaching, you can expect that the incoming snow and ice will affect your roof in a negative manner. A metal roofing system is no exception. Due to the cold weather of the winter season, ice dams are one of the chief issues that a roofing system can face. Thankfully, it […]
A roof replacement project is a good investment for any homeowner. However, the reality is that it can also come with a hefty price tag. With that in mind, you’ll want to make sure that the job is done right by your contractors. One way you can do that is by asking a few simple […]
Vinyl siding is one of the most popular siding materials available on the market due to its affordability and longevity. However, what some homeowners fail to consider is that this siding material can be surprisingly vulnerable to cold winter weather. As a homeowner, you owe it to yourself to be prepared for this, and the […]
A beautiful deck is a good asset for any home since it not only extends its living space, but it may also increase its overall value. However, if you want your deck to last for as long as possible, you’ll need to take care of the wood. When unprotected, decking material can easily be damaged. […]