Thursday, November 5, 2015

A Better Dwelling: The Importance of Quality Siding for Your Home

While new siding may not be the most obvious candidate for your next home improvement project, it could be among the most important. Old siding is vulnerable to water and pest damage, serving as a nice home for bees or rodents native to Roanoke, VA. Degraded components may also become drafty, which would increase your home heating and cooling costs. Ideally, you’ll want to replace your siding every 5 to 10 years, or as conditions warrant.

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

When DIY Won’t Work: Why It’s Better to Call on Roofing Contractors

If you think that your roof needs new shingles, new gutters, or work done on the chimney, you may be tempted to do these tasks yourself; however, it is often best to let a trained professional do them for you. This will enable you to save time, save money, and ensure that the job is done properly and safely.