Tips for a keeping your home safe and dry this winter

November 27, 2013 by · Comments Off on Tips for a keeping your home safe and dry this winter
Filed under: Air Quality, Attic, Home Maintenance, Weatherproofing, Windows, Winterization 

home winterization(BPT) – Freezing temperatures and heavy snowfall are in store for much of the country this winter, according to The Old Farmer’s Almanac, and that means homeowners need to start taking immediate steps to ensure that their loved ones and property stay safe and warm through the long, cold months ahead.
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Learn more about the nation’s most popular siding material

November 26, 2013 by · Comments Off on Learn more about the nation’s most popular siding material
Filed under: Curb Appeal, Energy Efficiency, Exterior, Exterior Finishes, Vinyl Siding 

vinyl siding(BPT) – While vinyl siding has historically been the most-used siding material in the U.S., its continuing advancements are allowing even more choice when it comes to two critical qualities desired by homeowners: outstanding curb appeal and low maintenance.
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Why exterior trim is a key part of home remodeling

September 18, 2013 by · Comments Off on Why exterior trim is a key part of home remodeling
Filed under: Exterior, Exterior Finishes, Trim 

exterior trim(BPT) – With the leaves continuing to fall, now is a great time to tackle home improvement projects that will add value and beauty to your home. A quick review of your exterior trim is a perfect place to start.
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Spring into action for a lush summer lawn

April 17, 2013 by · Comments Off on Spring into action for a lush summer lawn
Filed under: Garden, Green Living, Landscaping 

Lush Lawn(BPT) – There’s little as inviting on a hot summer day as a lush, green lawn. To make sure your yard is ready for summertime fun, invest a little time and attention into it this spring.

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Replace or repair? That’s the home improvement question

home improvement(ARA) – Maintenance and improvement are both essential realities of home ownership. From windows and skylights to gas ranges and front doors, everything in your home will eventually need some work. But how do you know when something simply needs repair, or merits being replaced?

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