Instructions on Proper Gutter Cleaning

Posted on: 17 August 2016

Neglecting your gutters can cause clogging that could lead to overflowing water damaging your home's foundation and flooding your basement. Regular cleaning can help remove any obstructions in the gutters, allowing water to flow freely down your downspouts and get disposed of safely. However, gutter cleaning can be a tricky task, which is why you need to follow the steps below so as to do it right. Get the right gear
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First-Time Homeowners? 3 Steps to Care for Your Roof

Posted on: 17 August 2016

If you are now living in your first home, you might not be prepared for all of the maintenance your home is going to require. Unfortunately, without proper maintenance, you can be left with costly repairs, especially when it comes to your roof. Here are some simple steps you can take to help protect your roof and prevent the need for costly repairs. Inspect the Shingles The easiest way to monitor your roof is to look at it.
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Questions To Ask Your Roofer When Changing Roofing Materials

Posted on: 17 August 2016

Do you have a roof that's in less-than-ideal condition? Are you thinking about taking the opportunity to give your house a new look by changing the shingle material? Adding a new roof to your house can be a confusing experience. There is a wide variety of roofing materials available, making it difficult to choose the one look that you want your home to have for the next several decades. To help make things a little easier, here are some questions to ask your roofers:
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2 Considerations When Choosing A Roofing Material For A Victorian-Inspired Bungalow

Posted on: 17 August 2016

Victorian-inspired bungalow styles include the Queen Anne Bungalow and the Tudor Bungalow. These styles alter the small stature and simple layout of a classic bungalow with asymmetry, wooden eave accents, and other features typically found on a Victorian home. While the two styles differ in the details, both have gable-style roofs, which feature only two sides that rise to a peak. The Tudor has the more traditional, steep-sloping gable while the Queen Anne has a modified mid-slope variety.
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