Nothing quite fills a homeowner’s mind and heart with dread like a leaky roof. Although water seems to be something quite benign and a leak should be easy to fix, the truth is that water is quite an insidious fellow – you never know what kind of damage is already [...]
Like pretty much everything else in the world, roofs have their respective life spans or expectancies. Sometimes they can be longer than expected, especially if the roof was particularly well cared for and no extreme weather or accidents caused any devastating damage. Sometimes roof lifespans can be shorter than expected, [...]
Every house has its own character. There are homes with creaky floorboards and homes that are decorated for a certain appeal. There are rooms that mistakenly speak to you and homes that leave an impression. Although they don’t literally talk, per se, your homes do communicate with you in a [...]
You’re going about daily life normally until one day, you notice a water stain that has suddenly appeared on your ceiling. You try to paint over it but it simply keeps on reappearing. You ignore the problem as long as you can; however, you can't quite ignore the nagging in [...]
Spring is on its way to us once again as it is every year. Many look forward to spring because it brings with it warmer weather and more sunshine – and of course, longer days than nights. Spring brings a lot of perks, such as the decreased need for cumbersome [...]
Homeowners always want higher property values for their homes, which can mean greater profits if the house is sold. There are many different things that you can do in order to increase your home's value, such as repainting, renovation, refurnishing, landscaping, or even having an interior designer make the house [...]
Although it may seem totally unrelated, the ventilation in your attic space is critical to the health and longevity of your roof. Without proper air circulation, roofs can suffer extensive damage. So, how can you ensure your attic is properly ventilated and will protect your structure?
First, always [...]