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Flat Roofs

Posted on: July 19, 2019 by in Uncategorized
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Flat Roofs Flat roofs are a great way to keep a building safe from water. Knowing exactly what to do with a flat roof will ensure you have a working roof system that will last a long time. Though they may look good, and are very common, flat roofs do require routine maintenance and detailed repair in order to effectively prevent water infiltration. If this is done correctly, you’ll be happy with your flat roof for a very long time. Flat roofs aren’t as glamorous and/or popular as its Continue Reading ...

Window Repair

Posted on: July 18, 2019 by in Uncategorized
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Window Repair Cracking windows are inevitable, chipping off window tints are becoming obvious, termites slowly eat up window trims, window boxes and garden windows are destroyed, and some window parts need replacement. All these necessitate a good window repair job. Windows, be it in commercial buildings or residential ones, have their own life span. They too are not exempted from wear and tear. Now, when your windows come to a point that they finally need fix whether a minor or a major Continue Reading ...

Roofing Costs

Posted on: July 16, 2019 by in Uncategorized
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Roofing Costs You are lying on your soft spacious bed enjoying the comfort and perks of a beautiful life, while there is a heavy downpour outside. You are oblivious to the winds brought by the rain, which you could care less. Suddenly, you feel droplets of water coming from the ceiling touching your face. You freaked out when you find out that your roof is leaking. The message you get is very clear; your roof needs immediate repairing. Roof repair whether minor or major, signals that you Continue Reading ...

Vinyl Windows And Your Home

Posted on: July 13, 2019 by in Uncategorized
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Vinyl Windows And Your Home Vinyl windows are inexpensive, durable, and remarkably energy efficient. Early vinyl windows had problems with thermal expansion. When temperatures changed, the vinyl sash would expand or contract at a very different rate from the glass. As a result, the window fit poorly, leaked, or cracked. Such problems have been on the decline, because modern vinyl is more durable and dimensionally stable than the materials that were used 15 or 20 years ago. Vinyl is also Continue Reading ...

Types of Windows

Posted on: July 12, 2019 by in Uncategorized
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Types of Windows A window is one of the most important components of a home. It does not only accentuate the design of the structure but also provides ventilation and illumination. This is why its highly significant to pay particular attention to the design of the windows you would want for your home. There are several types of windows that you can choose from, but your choice would largely depend on the overall design of your house. If you are building a house with a classic or Continue Reading ...

How To Replace The Rollers On Your Patio Door

Posted on: July 11, 2019 by in Uncategorized
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How To Replace The Rollers On Your Patio Door Have you noticed your patio door is getting harder and harder to open ? Maybe it's time to change the rollers on the door. They generally last from ten to fifteen years but they do wear out and its a job that a do-it-yourselfer can accomplish with a little advice and some strong arms to get the door out ! Sliding patio doors are usually aluminum but there are many wooden and vinyl models on the market. All of them use ball bearing rollers to Continue Reading ...

A Guide To Window Hardware

Posted on: July 10, 2019 by in Uncategorized
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A Guide To Window Hardware A variety of materials are available in window hardware. You have several options in terms of energy efficiency and design. Your personal preference, the climate and the style of your home will help you choose the right material for your house. Types of Window Hardware Wood Wood has been the most common material used in window construction for generations. Wood is the easiest material to work with, either for a professional or a homeowner doing a DIY home Continue Reading ...

What’s Your Style? A Guide to America’s Most Common Home Styles

Posted on: July 9, 2019 by in Uncategorized
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What’s Your Style? A Guide to America’s Most Common Home Styles Styles of houses vary across the country. From the New England Cape Cod to the Victorians of San Francisco, the choices are almost endless. Knowing which style you prefer is one of the basic elements in your hunt for the perfect home. Following is a quick guide to help you recognize and use the professional terms for many of the most prevalent house styles: Ranch: these long, low houses rank among the most popular Continue Reading ...

The Home Doctor Is In

Posted on: July 8, 2019 by in Uncategorized
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The Home Doctor Is In The Home Doctor has the answers to your building questions. Q: A recent storm wreaked havoc on my roof and I'm now facing a roof replacement project for the first time. What should I know about shingles before diving into the reroof with my contractor? A: Before I answer your question, I want to be sure you're working with a reputable contractor. Ask your roofer if he has insurance and get a written estimate for the work. It's a good idea to ask for a couple of Continue Reading ...