When The Winter Weather Can Wreck Your Roof: Preventative Tips For Homeowners

Posted on: 18 December 2015

Winter comes and goes, and if you are not careful, your roof can go with it. The cold weather, the snow, and even some holiday traditions can land you with some costly repair work if you don't work to prevent damages. Here are some useful tips that can help you avoid any roofing woes that could affect you this season. 1. Make sure your roof is properly insulated and ventilated. [Read More]

Redesigning History: 3 Reasons Window Restoration Is The Way To Go In A Historic Home

Posted on: 8 December 2015

Whether you own a historic home or you are looking into purchasing one, you should be prepared to face several reparations. As a house ages, parts of the house tend to deteriorate, such as the windows. While your first thought may be to replace old and deteriorated windows, modern windows often look out of place on older, historic homes. Fortunately, window restoration is entirely possible, even with some of the saddest looking windows. [Read More]

Problems That Can Occur When A New House Is Built In An Established Neighborhood & What To Do About Them

Posted on: 10 November 2015

Most new neighbors who construct new houses don't do so out of spite, even though that is a strange phenomenon... oddly enough. Instead, most new neighbors try to make sure their houses are constructed so they don't interfere with neighboring homes and properties, especially since inadvertently damaging someone else's property can be grounds for a lawsuit. And there's also the fact that neighbors have to live next to each other, which can make for some unpleasant situations if things aren't handled properly during the construction phase. [Read More]

How Street Sweeping And Good Maintenance Can Extend The Life Of Your Roads

Posted on: 16 October 2015

Asphalt is the most common material used for roads, and it can last a very long time if it is properly installed and cared for. If you work for your town board and are responsible for road maintenance and repairs, you may want to consider hiring a street sweeping company to clean your roads from time to time as a form of road maintenance. While this will be an extra expense for your community, it could be the key to making your roads look good and last for a long time. [Read More]