Choose a certified installer to create curb appeal with confidence

April 11, 2012 by · Comments Off on Choose a certified installer to create curb appeal with confidence
Filed under: Curb Appeal, Exterior, Exterior Finishes, Home Renovation Contractors 

Qualified Contractors(ARA) – Looking for a way to improve the curb appeal of your home? Re-siding your home with vinyl siding is a great investment because it never needs painting to maintain its beauty and durability.

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A brief guide for hiring a roofing contractor

August 9, 2011 by · Comments Off on A brief guide for hiring a roofing contractor
Filed under: Contractor Selection, Home Improvement, Home Remodeling, Home Renovation Contractors, Roof, Roofing, Roofing Contractors 

roofing contractorAccording to the National Roofing Contractors Association the average life span of the roof is somewhere around 20 years.  If your are experiencing problems such as minor leaks and cracks and your roof is fairly new, you may be able to fix the issue by carrying out proper maintenance.  However, if the problems you are experiencing are major or the last time you had replaced your roof was longer than 20 years, then you may need to install a new roof.  Please note that the life span of the roof depends on the material used, climate conditions and regular maintenance.  Some types of metal roofs in a warm region could have a life span of over 50 years.  The 20 year estimate discussed above is just an approximate and applies to common shingle roofs.
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Ready to renovate? How to check out a contractor before you hire

Home Contractor(ARA) – Warm weather is here and it’s time to start thinking about those home renovation and home improvement projects you put on hold until the weather – or the economy – got better. While many indicators point toward a better economy, many contractors are still feeling the pinch, and are competing fiercely to win business.

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