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Smart Home Improvement Decisions

Best ROI Home Renovations Recession fears often cause homeowners to think twice about home renovation projects and prioritize those that offer the best return on their investment. To weather economic uncertainty, making smart home improvement decisions is a lesson that lingers for homeowners who lived through the 2008 housing bubble. That’s why, no matter what… ( read more )

Metal Roofing: Installation Best Practices

Standing seam metal roofs and metal shingle roofs are two of the best roofing options to go for if you want durability and energy efficiency. However, some homeowners aren’t really aware of what it means to install one. In fact, creating weathertight seams that connect the panels together and ensure the structural integrity of the… ( read more )

Metal Roofs – As Seen on TV

You may be an avid television watcher, as are most Americans. If you pay attention to subtle touches of picture composition and framing in TV ads or shows, you may have noticed items that create a feeling of familiarity or association. It could be a vibrant garden, that red sports car, or a cabana situated… ( read more )

Hurricane Damage Coverage: What Every Homeowner Should Know

You won’t really know how a hurricane can affect you until it hits. Unfortunately for many homeowners, this can mean a lot of property damage. Fortunately, insurance coverage can ease a great degree of the sting that hurricane-related issues can bring. Here’s what you need to know about hurricane damage coverage, according to the experts… ( read more )

Preventing Rust on Metal Roofs: What Roofers Do

Metal roofing is a great solution for the replacement of temporary roofing material such as asphalt shingles and cedar roofs. Some metals such as steel, galvalume, and galvanized roofing materials are prone to rust when exposed to moisture.  Preventing rust is understandably a big concern for homeowners considering metal roofing. The good news is, metal… ( read more )