With the transition to longer days and warmer weather, you may be itching to do some upgrades. Spring offers ample opportunities to inspect your home for signs of damage from winter, make necessary repairs and even update its appearance both inside and out. Here are some spring improvement project ideas that can boost your home’s functionality and aesthetics.
From natural materials like wood and slate to man made products like asphalt and sheet metal, there are more commercial and residential roofing types and styles to choose from today than ever before. While each has its pros and cons, they all can add a distinctive design element to your home. So, how do you choose the right one for you?
When it comes to residential roofing systems, asphalt shingles continue to raise the bar by providing a beautiful, reliable and affordable roofing solution for homeowners. In addition to boasting a variety of styles, textures and colors, asphalt roofing shingles are cost-effective, durable and recyclable. This is an important feature to have especially as landfill availability decreases, and an increasing number of home roofing contractors and homeowners become more environmentally conscious…. Continue Reading
As good as roofing contractors are, they can’t be expected to keep an eye on their clients’ roofs at all times. Homeowners are also responsible for roofing care by keeping an eye on their roofs and calling for home roof repairs when appropriate. Hometown Contractors Roofing shares the common roofing care mistakes that you should avoid.
The fascia is the horizontal board that covers the rafter tails. In addition to creating a cleaner look for the roof edge, it also provides a secure spot for gutters to be installed on. Residential roofing expert Hometown Contractors Roofing shares an overview of the materials used in fascia boards.