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Moving To A Cold Region And Building A Home? Tips On Roofing And Radiant Floor Heating

Posted by on Oct 19, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Moving To A Cold Region And Building A Home? Tips On Roofing And Radiant Floor Heating

If you are building a new home in a region that gets a lot of snow and ice, you need to take some things into consideration. Below are two things you should consider when building your home to keep you and your family warm when the temperatures are below freezing outside. Roofing When designing your home, design the roof so that it does not have any valleys. This is because snow and water will accumulate in the valley and when the temperatures get below zero, this water and snow will freeze up. If this happens, you will have problems with ice...

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Financially Feasible Options for Dealing with a Severely Damaged Roof

Posted by on Oct 19, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Financially Feasible Options for Dealing with a Severely Damaged Roof

Fiscal prudence and an adherence to safety dictate a leaking roof must be repaired without delay. Unfortunately, a homeowner may not even know that a roof is leaking. Holes in a severely storm-damaged roof may drip water, but the water could be absorbed by insulation. Eventually, the weight of water-sogged insulation breaks through the drywall. By this point, the damage is revealed but may be extensive, and so a careful approach to budgeting the repair work must be taken. Addressing the Damage Water and mold both will cause damage to the...

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Tips For Identifying A Tudor Home – And How To Choose The Best Roofing Material

Posted by on Oct 18, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Tips For Identifying A Tudor Home – And How To Choose The Best Roofing Material

Do you know the architectural style of your home? It’s okay if you don’t; many homeowners don’t have a knack for architecture or fail to see why knowing would matter. But identifying your home’s architectural style can help you make informed decisions when undergoing remodeling and restoration projects such as a roof repair or replacement. The name Tudor is sometimes attached to homes that don’t actually have the characteristics of that style. How can you correctly identify a Tudor home and how can that help you...

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3 Roofing Improvements Beneath the Shingles for a More Durable Solution

Posted by on Oct 18, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Roofing Improvements Beneath the Shingles for a More Durable Solution

Asphalt shingles will eventually need to be replaced on your home, and, when replacing them, you may want to consider some durable solutions, such as underlayments and flashing. Improving these features can make your roof more resistant to problems like excessive wear and leaks. Improving your roof replacement can help you get more life out of your shingles and reduce repair costs due to leaks and issues with wear of the roofing materials. Starting with the materials beneath the shingles, you can improve the durability of your roof. Here are...

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Tips For Identifying A Cape Cod Home – And How To Choose The Best Roofing Material

Posted by on Oct 18, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Tips For Identifying A Cape Cod Home – And How To Choose The Best Roofing Material

Cape Cod homes are one of the easiest architectural styles to identify, but you still need to have a familiarity with the style to know when you see it. Understanding how to identify the style helps you better understand the architectural elements that go into constructing the house. You can then make more knowledgeable choices when choosing building and restoration materials such as roofing materials for a replacement project. How can you identify a Cape Cod home style and use that knowledge to choose the best materials with your roofers?...

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