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7 Steps in Picking the Appropriate Roof Color For Your Home

It might be challenging to pick a color scheme for your roof because there are many colors which can be chosen regardless of whether you are installing metal, slate or asphalt. And for each of the shingle color which is available, there are several shades and color combination. But there is a need for you […]

The Dos and Don’ts of Hanging Outdoor Holiday Lights

As you start to plan your Christmas, your mind may turn to the outdoor decorations and that all-important street view. But while you’re sorting out your decorating ideas for the winter season, keep these safety tips in mind. Installing outdoor lighting, in particular, can be dangerous so consider hiring a professional. The do’s of holiday […]

4 Home Maintenance Tasks For Fall

It’s time to start thinking about your autumn to-do list. Some of the easiest fall chores can save you big dollars on your energy bills — not to mention prevent major potential problems. These are the maintenance tasks we recommend before temperatures drop: 1. Seal Drafts And Add Insulation • Caulk, seal and weather strip: […]

Best Roofing Materials for Hot Climates

When you consider how a building keeps cool, the most common thing that comes to mind is air conditioning. But the first real line of defense against the heat is a building’s roof. And a hot day a good roof should be releasing, not storing and absorbing, the sun’s rays. As Texas is known for […]

What to Look for in a Roof When Buying a Home

If you’re contemplating buying a new home, you want to make sure that the roof on the house is sturdy. As the roof is one of the most expensive features of a home, you’ll want to make sure to give it a thorough inspection. Let’s take a look at some of the more important factors […]