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Keep Your Driveway Looking Its Best This Winter

Keep Your Driveway Looking Its Best This Winter

With all the preparation you’ll do for winter around your house, it’s easy to forget about taking care of your driveway. But this large piece of concrete is exposed to the worst parts of the season. It collects snow, gets covered in ice and is exposed to all kinds of chemicals as you make a path […]

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How to Avoid Ice Dams on Your Roof

How to Avoid Ice Dams On Your Roof

Winter is on the way, which means you need to start thinking about ice dams. As snow melts, it should drain off your roof like rainwater. But when temperatures drop below freezing, the melted snow can refreeze, creating a dam of ice along the edge of your roof. Once there, it prevents snow and water […]

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A Guide to Maintaining Your Chimney

A Guide to Chimney Maintenance

When you ignore routine chimney maintenance and roof cleaning, you lose heat and money, and increase the risk of fire in your home. The weather eventually takes a toll on even the most well-constructed chimney, so it’s important to take steps to maintain it. Install a Chimney Cap A chimney cap prevents rain and snow […]

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Cold Weather Can Wreak Havoc on Your Concrete

Cold Weather Can Wreak Havoc on Your Concrete

Concrete is a common building material these days. Homeowners have discovered that it can add both beauty and value when used properly. Whether it’s a concrete walkway leading to your home, a stamped concrete patio giving you extra outdoor living space, or a colored concrete driveway welcoming you home, your home’s concrete surfaces are important […]

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Is the Fall Season Ruining Your Roof?

Is the Fall Season Ruining Your Roof?

Autumn is a time of beautiful colors, crisp weather, and yes, roof maintenance. Homeowners beware: fall can be just as hard on your roof as any other season, so be careful not to let your guard down when it comes to protecting your roof. The leaves adorning the countryside might be pretty, but they can also be a real roof […]

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Find Out How to Prepare Your Roof for Winter

Unless you prepare in advance, winter weather can damage your roof. Cold, snowy weather won’t only damage roofing shingles, a build up of snow and ice on the roof can damage roof trusses as well. Clogged gutter systems during the wintertime is another problem that can do a real job on your roof; therefore, it […]

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Can Moss and Algae Hurt My Roof?

Mold, mildew and moss not only look unsightly on a rooftop, they can deteriorate roofing shingles, causing them to lift and allow water to enter your home. Because of the potential for moisture problems, both moss and algae can shorten the lifespan of your roof if you don’t keep it clean of these damaging organisms. How Algae […]

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Keep Your Gutters Clean With Gutter Guards

As you know, gutters serve a very important purpose for the home, as they collect rain water and circulate it through downspouts so that it can be safely moved away from the home. But when a home’s gutter system becomes clogged — which is a common issue in many neighborhoods, especially those with tree-lined streets — gutters […]

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Which Type of Concrete Sealant Do You Need?

When your patio starts looking dingy and stained, it’s definitely times for concrete sealing/cleaning. Just like with deck cleaning/sealing and roof cleaning, you need the right kind of sealant to get great results that last for years. The sealing crews should know which brand and formula is best for your concrete driveway or floor, but […]

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Curb Appeal: The Value of Home Exterior Staging

Curb Appeal: The Value of Home Exterior Staging

When you are getting ready to sell your home, boosting the value is a big deal. The question is: How can I sell this for as much as possible?” Luckily, there are several things you can do to the exterior of your home to make it more functional, better looking, and increasing the overall value. […]

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