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The Lifespan of Exterior House Painting and What Affects It

The lifespan of an exterior house painting could vary on many different factors. A long one is important for the full functionality of the painting...

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What You Need for a Bathroom Renovation

Bathroom renovations are a common home improvement project. Not only do they make your bathroom more enjoyable, and improve the look of your home,...

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Top 5 Tips for Choosing the Right Vinyl Siding

Choosing vinyl siding for your home may seem like an obvious choice. Vinyl siding is well-known for its longevity and ease of maintenance, not...

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When Does It Make Sense to Fix Your Coffee Machine?

Is your coffee maker acting up? When appliances start malfunctioning, it is often hard to know what to do. Should you try fixing the item yourself...

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How to Repair a Crack in Your Concrete Walkway

Even though concrete is one of the most durable materials, it can develop cracks. The major causes of concrete cracks are due to heavy loads on the...

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Roofing / Gutters

The Latest Trends in Metal Roofing

The Latest Trends in Metal Roofing

by Guest on Jan 19, 2010

The latest innovation today is metal roofing. Available in a range of appealing materials, today’s metal roofing offers strength, flexibility, and permanence to compliment any home design. Metal roof contractors prize metal roofing for its beauty, endurance and renovation-friendliness. Continue reading →

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Choosing the Right Roofing Materials for the Right Job

Choosing the Right Roofing Materials for the Right Job

by Guest on Jan 19, 2010

Choosing the right roofing materials begins with knowing what you will need for the job. Once you find the page that lists the materials needed you will then need to know what would be the best type to purchase. Continue reading →

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How to Roofing Clean Gutters

How to Roofing Clean Gutters

by Guest on Feb 14, 2010

There are two main areas of a gutter to clean. The interior gutter, where all the debris collects, and the exterior of the gutter. The interior portion of the gutter should be cleaned twice a year, unless you have gutter covers, and the outside of the gutter needs to be cleaned once a year with the rest of the house. Continue reading →

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Roofing and Factors for its Repair

Roofing and Factors for its Repair

by Guest on Feb 15, 2010

You would have heard and read many articles on roof repair and its preventions but this article will discuss factors to be considered while going for roof repair and reproofing decisions. Roof repair is one issue just about every homeowner frets about. Continue reading →

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How to Repair Stucco

How to Repair Stucco

by Guest on Apr 17, 2010

Stucco is an important material strengthening the walls usually made of concrete. It is used for decoration purposes and to coat the walls. Stucco repair is not a difficult job, it only requires some practice to do it perfectly. In order to practice, you can try stucco repair on boards that contain holes on it. Once you heal those cracks successfully, you can move further to do the actual job. Continue reading →

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Best Roof Coating - Liquid Roof

Best Roof Coating - Liquid Roof

by Guest on May 27, 2010

Liquid-applied roof coatings have proven themselves as useful tools for the roofing professional to restore and protect existing roofs. They can be extremely durable and used as the first line of defense in the roofing envelope, offering further protection to other components below. Continue reading →

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Roof Restoration: Future Proof Your Home

Roof Restoration: Future Proof Your Home

by Guest on Jul 6, 2011

It is easy to neglect your roof when it comes to home maintenance and restoration; because roof damage and deterioration is so difficult to see, we tend to ignore it until something bad – like a leaky roof – actually happens. By this time, what could have been a minor repair has often turned into a major renovation. Thankfully, these situations are easily prevented – a high-quality, professional roof restoration every 10 to 15 years can protect you from the cost and inconvenience of unexpected r Continue reading →

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Additional Maintenance Necessary for Tile Roofs

Additional Maintenance Necessary for Tile Roofs

by Guest on Dec 12, 2011

When you have your tile roof cleaned you may want to consider taking some extra steps which can prevent a very tragic outcome. Often times moss, dirt, pine needles or whatever else it may be, start to build up underneath the tiles along the walls and in the valleys*. As you can see in the photo to the left, there is a piece of metal, normally under the tiles, which runs along the wall and catches any water that runs along there, draining into the gutter. Continue reading →

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How to Troubleshoot Roof Problems and Repairs

How to Troubleshoot Roof Problems and Repairs

by Guest on Feb 24, 2012

Roof repairs can be the most difficult and dangerous repairs to make on any home. One of the most important parts about troubleshooting roof problems is that you find the actual origin of the problem and address it. The fact that water is leaking through your living room ceiling does not mean that the leak is necessarily starting over the living room. Continue reading →

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What Roofing Material is Right for Me?

What Roofing Material is Right for Me?

by Thomas Kral on May 6, 2012

This is a tough question to answer as there are many factors involved in choosing a material. The style of the roof or pitch of the roof is very important. Budget is also a factor, but curb appeal is also important. The following paragraphs will assist you in deciding which roof is the right roof for you. Continue reading →

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