Month: May 29, 2020

5 Durable, Affordable Roof Options for a Detached Garage

Consider your home’s roofing style and material before choosing a roof for your detached garage. (DepositPhotos) Whether you use your detached garage for parking your car or you use it for storage, the entire structure needs to be able to protect what’s inside. This means the exterior needs to be in good condition. If your garage’s roof is starting to...

Choose Vinyl for Safer and More Efficient Installs

Construction season is upon us and although slightly different from previous years, we are still predicting a steady season. In certain regions, “business as usual” will be modified to adhere to new rules and regulations. We know that there are many options of exterior cladding and now with these new rules in place, factors that might not have been top...

Go gray for your home exterior

Going gray? Gray siding that is! Castlemore continues to trend through 2020 as a top home exterior shade!  Reminiscent of our beloved sweatshirt and as sophisticated as a well-tailored suit, this color is comfortable and yet evokes a quiet chic. Dress your home in a color that is on trend without being pretentious. Castlemore is available in: Dakota Collection  SpectraShield...

Metal Roofing Myths: Separating Fact from Fiction

Preconceived notions are dangerous for homeowners choosing a new roof.For some, there is a common misconception they must forego safety over style. Why not have both? Today’s Homeowner debunks some of the most common myths about metal roofing. Plus, we nail down some interesting facts you may not have heard along the way. Metal Myth 1. A metal roof will...

The Best Way to Clean Gutters

Joe Truini has cleaned his home’s exterior for decades — now, he thinks he’s stumbled on the best way to clean gutters. When most people clean their gutters, they put the ladder close to the house. Then, they pick up and toss out debris — but that may not be the best way to clean gutters. And one thing’s certain: It’s...