How to Improve the Look of the Exterior of Your Home
15 January 2018
As a home owner, it is important to make sure that you and everyone else in your family is able to take pride in your home. To accomplish this, you will want to first start with the exterior of your home. Take the following suggestions and put them to good use so you can end up with the best looking home possible.
Consider Getting a New Roof
Before you start sinking money into anything else, you will want to first have a contractor examine the condition of your roof.
Gutter Maintenance And Repair Tips
29 December 2017
The gutters on your home serve a purpose. They direct rainwater pouring down your roof to the downspouts and away from your home. The redirection of water can help prevent flooding near your home's foundation and can prevent water damage to your roof, soffit, and fascia. Gutters are an important aspect of your home and should be maintained and cared for properly. See below for tips to maintain, care for, and repair your gutters.
Tips For Preventing Rust On The Roof
17 December 2017
If you have a metal roof or any roof with lots of metallic materials on it, then you need to be worried about the risk of rust or corrosion. Deal with your worries by taking the following measures for preventing roof rust:
Keep the Roof Clean
One of the most important steps to keeping your roof rust free is to keep it dry. This is because moisture accelerates rusting. You are probably wondering what this has to do with keeping the roof clean.
A Roof Made From Straw? Thatching Is Better Than You Think!
6 December 2017
A thatched roof may seem like something from a fairytale rather than from real life. A roof made from straw? That could not possibly offer any protection… right? Well, not exactly. Thatched roofs were used for thousands of years across Europe and in some parts of Asia, and they were popular because they worked. A big bad wolf can't blow down a thatched roof, and even rain is not the threat you might think it would be!