Ways You Can Get The Most From Your Chimney Service


If you want to keep your home safe, it is the seasonal and monthly decisions that help the most. For instance, the work that you put into cleaning your chimney can help to drastically reduce the risk of winter fires and carbon monoxide poisoning. These are matters that you can't put a price tag on, so matching up with a chimney cleaning professional is the next logical step. To get the best from your chimney and your home as a whole, use these guidelines as a starting point.

17 May 2019

Fear You May Have Roof Damage? Hire a Roofer for the Following Four Reasons


Do you think that your home's roof is damaged and in need of repair? If so, you may be tempted to inspect the roof on your own. This is actually one job that is better left to the professionals for the following four reasons. Roofers Can Quickly Identify Damage When you attempt your own roof inspection, you may not be aware of what you should really be looking for. While you may be able to identify a missing shingle with no problem, there can be other types of damage that are harder to identify.

23 April 2019

The Steps Involved in Getting a New Roof Installed


Having a new roof installed requires some advance preparation but once the work begins, you'll have very little involvement in the process. Your most important task is to determine the type of new roofing material you want. Here's a look at the steps of having a new roof installed. Choose the Roofing Material If you already have an asphalt roof, you may wish to have an asphalt replacement roof put on.

26 February 2019

Tips for Performing Roof Repairs on a Historic Home


Living in a historic home or community is a unique experience. Not only do you have a beautiful home, but you also have a piece of history. However, to maintain your historic rating, you have parameters, even when it comes to roof repairs. To ensure your repairs meet your needs and also meet the historic guidelines, here is some helpful information you can use.  Research the Homes' History When you purchased the home, you should have received a detailed list of any updates made to the property.

16 January 2019

Simplifying Your Solar Panel Installation


Solar panels not only provide you with a green source of energy. They also make your home more valuable and are a step towards reducing your dependence on "the grid." However, solar panels are large and bulky pieces of equipment, so installing them is not the simplest task. Here are a few tips to simplify the process. Have a contractor give you a quote. If you are confident climbing on the roof and you have some good DIY skills, you may be able to save money by installing the solar panels yourself.

12 December 2018

4 Commercial Improvements To Reduce Energy Loss And Add Resources To Your Business


If you are considering improvements to help reduce the costs of running your business, you may want to start by looking at the roof. Today, many commercial roofing improvements can help reduce energy loss and provide valuable renewable resources for your business. Here are some commercial roofing improvements that will help reduce energy loss and add resources to your business. 1. Add Natural Light With The Addition of Commercial Skylights

5 November 2018

3 Re-Roofing Benefits You Should Consider For Your Residential Property


When there are problems with your home's roof, it may be necessary to have it re-roofed. Instead of starting from scratch, this process essentially places a new layer over existing structures. Re-roofing comes with the following advantages.  Added Support  If there are several structures around your roof that are not as strong as they need to be, they need to be repaired quickly. Otherwise, more damage will occur and your home's roof may not even be safe.

22 October 2018

3 Keys for Spray Foam Commercial Roofing


In order to get the most out of your commercial roofing needs, it's important that you look into new and different ways to maintain it. If you look into options such as spray foam roofing, you will always be able to enjoy safety and comfort in your building. This in turn, allows you to move forward and do your best work. There are a lot of strategies that come into play when you are looking to get the most out of your commercial roofing needs.

3 October 2018

4 Tips To Help You Repair Your Roof For Hurricane Season And High Winds


With hurricane season here, you want to prepare your home for severe weather. This means doing the maintenance and repairs that are needed to ensure your home does not endure more damage than necessary. You want to inspect your roof and do any small repairs, as well as prepare yourself with emergency materials for damage. Here are some tips to help prepare your roof and home for hurricane season and high winds:

12 September 2018

Commercial Skylight Options


With proper installation and maintenance, skylights can be a useful addition to a commercial building. Simply adding a skylight to your building can raise the building's appraisal value, reduce your energy costs, reduce maintenance costs for electrical lighting, and improve the environment and boost productivity in offices. Although many people are familiar with the traditional skylight that has been around for years, there are many more options available. Modern skylight options do much more than let natural light into your building.

31 August 2018