Cleaning Gutters

The Best Way to Clean Gutters  A leaf blower and some plastic downspout are all you need for the fastest and best way to clean gutters. Watch Joe Truini’s Simple Solution for this tip! The post The Best Way to Clean Gutters appeared first on Today’s Homeowner.

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How to choose a new roof?

Avoid Disappointment: How to Choose a New Roof  How to choose a new roof? That’s a great question. With the home improvement season growing ever longer into winter and arriving earlier every spring, buying and having a new roof installed can now be a near-year round endeavor in North America. The answer: invest time now […]

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Roof Repair

Roof Repair – All You Need to know  There are different parts to the roof.  There are fascias, which is normally made of wood and helps to be a first line of protection to your roof.   Then there are gutters to help water to flow off of the roof safely to a location that will […]

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Roof Maintenance

Roofing Maintenance: 3 Things To Consider  Maintaining and caring for the roof of your house can be a laborious task. The roof is usually the first line of protection against the elements. Thus, it is considered as a vital structure or component that should be carefully maintained and monitored to safeguard the whole integrity of […]

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Maintaining your Roof

Why maintaining your roof is important  The roof is, without a doubt, one of the essential parts of your home despite often being overlooked by most homeowners. Roof maintenance is vital if you want the roof to not only extend its lifespan but also lower replacement or repair costs in the future. Therefore, in this […]

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Cleaning your Chimney

When and How to Clean Your Chimney  A clean, well-maintained chimney will save you money and prevent trouble—and, yes, there are parts of the job you can do yourself. If you have a chimney, it will need cleaning—that’s a fact. But when and how often do you have to clean your chimney? The answer depends […]

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Good Ventilation

3 Reasons Why Good Ventilation is a Big Deal  As winter has delivered its first storms, let’s take a look at ventilation. When you re-roof your home, it is the perfect time to make sure that your home’s attic ventilation is functioning properly. Let’s look at 3 reasons why good ventilation is a big deal. 

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Metal Roofing Rust

Learn How To Avoid Metal Roofing Rust We have been looking in-depth at topics about metal roofing that we often find that even contractors do not fully understand. In this post,  we will talk about metal roofing rust and cut edge protection. For you, as a property owner, that boils down to “How can I […]

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Roofing Installation

Proper Roof Installation for Maximum Roof Performance Let’s take a look at the critical importance of proper installation of your home’s roof. One thing we often say is that we’d rather have a mediocre-quality product that has been properly installed over our heads than the world’s best roofing product that has been improperly installed! Installation […]

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Clean a Mossy Roof

How to Clean and Prevent a Mossy Roof  Ask This Old House general contractor Tom Silva helps a homeowner remove moss from his roof and prevent it from growing back. Steps: 1. Start by securing the harness system to the roof, following the manufacturer’s instructions to ensure they’re installed properly.2. Using the push broom, lightly […]

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