Get Your Yard Ready For The Next Season

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Are you coming to the realization that summer is almost over with? It went by way too fast, didn't it? While part of the enjoyment for you was probably spending time in your backyard, consider things you can do to enjoy it for the remainder of the year as you get ready for the upcoming seasons. From evaluating what worked in your garden to doing things like gutter repair, here are some ideas that might help.

28 August 2018

3 Reasons To Regularly Maintain Your Asphalt Shingle Roof

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Owning a home requires a lot of maintenance inside and outside the home, including the roof. Of course, many homeowners often put off regular maintenance until a repair or replacement is necessary. If you haven't been maintaining your asphalt shingle roof well, check out these three reasons to get regular maintenance. They Require Little Work to Maintain The reason you maintain your roof is to make it last longer. On average, an asphalt shingle roof may only last 15 to 30 years.

28 August 2018

Commonly Asked Roof Damage Questions

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Roofing problems and damages are a serious matter for homeowners. Regretfully, strong storms can be a major source of this type of damage. For homeowners that live in storm-prone areas, becoming informed about this type of roof damage will be important to protecting and preserving the home. What Are The Various Ways A Storm Can Damage Your Home's Roof? There are a number of different ways that strong storms can damage a home.

28 August 2018

4 Pros And Cons Of Flat Residential Roofs

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If you're in need of a new roof because yours is getting old, has been damaged or you are simply remodeling your home, you may be considering installing a flat roof instead of a sloped one. While sloped roofs are more common on homes, more and more people are choosing flat roofs for their many benefits. First, however, check out these four pros and cons, so you can determine if a flat roof is right for you.

27 August 2018

The Three Types Of Foundation Cracks... And Why You Should Fix Them

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Finding cracks in your basement may cause you to be concerned. Many homeowners assume cracks are a sign of serious damage, and some even assume the cracks mean the house is at risk for collapse! But while foundation cracks are not exactly a good thing, most of them are pretty normal and expected. Below, you can take a look at the three types of foundation cracks, and also learn why (and how) you should have these cracks repaired.

27 August 2018

Is A Flat Or Pitched Roof Right For Your Home?

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If your roof is getting old and you plan on replacing it in the near future, you may be considering if you should get a flat or pitched roof. While many homeowners prefer the traditional look of a roof with a slope, more and more people are choosing flat roof installation. Before you make a final decision, however, check out these three tips to help you determine which type of roof is right for your home.

27 August 2018

Don'T Be Blown Away By Roof Damage This Hurricane Season

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Summer in the Northern Hemisphere may be drawing to a close, but the hurricane season is just entering its peak. From now until November 30, there's a good chance that a major storm can potentially wreak havoc on your area. Capable of speeds of 156 mph or more, hurricane-force winds can do a serious number on your home's roof, leaving behind thousands of dollars in damage. Regardless of whether your home actually sees hurricane weather, you want your roof ready to withstand the destructive forces that come with it.

27 August 2018

Strong Indicators That Your Roof Needs To Be Repaired

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You are going to want to make sure that you are doing all you can in order to keep a close eye on the condition of your roof. By knowing what the indicators are when it comes to the need for a new roof, you will be able to spot the problem and call for professional roof repair before the issue gets a lot worse. Here are some of the things that you are going to want to keep an eye out for:

27 August 2018

3 Ideas To Improve The Look Of Any Exterior With Siding And Cornice Features

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When you are planning on doing major renovations to your home, the exterior is an area where repairs are often needed. You may want to make the exterior finish of your home look like new again, which is something that can easily be done with different siding and cornice materials. It can be used to give masonry surfaces an improved finish or to replace old worn out and outdated siding materials.

24 August 2018

Time For New Windows? Why You Need Custom Instead Of One-Size-Fits-All

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If you need new windows for your home, don't head to the home improvement center for one-size-fits-all windows. Instead, choose custom windows for your home. One-size-fits-all windows are fine when you're making improvements on a rental property. However, when it comes to the home that you live in, you want to make sure that you get the very best windows you can. That's why you need to choose custom windows from a company like Ohio Roofing & Siding.

24 August 2018