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312, 2018

How To Choose a Roof This 2019 For Your Branford CT Home

December 3rd, 2018|Categories: Roofing Systems|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Every Branford CT homeowner who wants to maximize his or her property lifespan will want to know how to choose a roof the best way possible. However, this 2019, there are several factors involved in choosing the best roofing material for your property. In this roofing guide, you'll know more [...]

2711, 2018

Branford CT Home Tips: Are Roof Warranties Transferable?

November 27th, 2018|Categories: Warranties and Insurances|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

The main concern of many Branford homeowners is to have their roof installed, repaired, or replaced immediately. However, only a few stop and ask this question "are roof warranties transferable?" Yes. You can transfer roof warranties with some caveats. Unfortunately, these requirements differ in every warranty. In fact, some allow [...]

2411, 2018

What are the Alarming Signs of a Bad Roof in Branford CT?

November 24th, 2018|Categories: Home Maintenance|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Did you know that you need to constantly check on your roofing? You’ll never know when you’re going to spot some signs of a bad roof. Hence, you always have to be two steps ahead. Bad roof… This may be a vague idea to you as an ordinary homeowner living [...]

1311, 2018

What Type of Exterior Paint Finish is Best for Branford Neighborhoods?

November 13th, 2018|Categories: Exteriors and Painting|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

The biggest question in most Branford homeowners is "what type of exterior paint finish is best for my home?" If you ask any contractor, they will tell you the selection of colors is subjective. In fact, they will only refer you to typical exterior paint finishes if you ask whether [...]

911, 2018

2018 Best Gutters for Leaf Protection in Branford CT

November 9th, 2018|Categories: Gutter Tips|Tags: , |Comments Off on 2018 Best Gutters for Leaf Protection in Branford CT

Wondering what are the best gutters for leaf protection? The secret lies in the choice of gutter guards to go with your drainage system. A protected gutter is twice more effective than the usual one simply because of its ability to not only function well but to also keep unwanted [...]

211, 2018

How to Clean Stained Gutters: Useful Tips for Branford CT Homeowners

November 2nd, 2018|Categories: Gutter Tips, Home Maintenance|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on How to Clean Stained Gutters: Useful Tips for Branford CT Homeowners

You have a trimmed lawn, the most expensive roofing material, and a brand new siding. Despite that, you still think there’s something wrong with your home’s appeal. What could be the problem? Well, take a look at the gutters. They’re covered in spots and black streaks! Stained gutters ruin the [...]

2710, 2018

Critical Do’s and Don’ts: Installing a Skylight in Branford CT

October 27th, 2018|Categories: Skylights|Comments Off on Critical Do’s and Don’ts: Installing a Skylight in Branford CT

Thinking of installing a skylight? That’s a brilliant plan! We know you’re excited about this project. However, there are things you need to know before you proceed. Skylights are amazing. They have the right mix of functionality and design. If you’re convinced that you need one for your house, this [...]

1510, 2018

Creating a DIY Gutter Guard for Your Branford CT Home

October 15th, 2018|Categories: Gutter Tips|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Creating a DIY Gutter Guard for Your Branford CT Home

If you look at any home in Branford CT, you will notice that almost every one of them have gutters. What you'd never see is anyone making a DIY gutter guard for their property. It's expensive, but professional gutter installation with a good gutter guard service is a good long-term [...]

1210, 2018

The Best Roof Ventilation Options for Branford CT Homes

October 12th, 2018|Categories: Roof Ventilation|Tags: , |Comments Off on The Best Roof Ventilation Options for Branford CT Homes

The roof ventilation plays a crucial role in every Branford CT home. If you’ll notice ridge caps peeking through the roof, it’s probably a roof vent. Roof vents are instrumental in keeping a balanced air flow within your attic to regulate the temperature as needed. For those who aren’t aware, [...]

710, 2018

Choose the Best Exterior House Paint in Branford with These Tips

October 7th, 2018|Categories: Painting|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Choose the Best Exterior House Paint in Branford with These Tips

For most people in Branford CT, selecting the best exterior house paint is not a walk in the park. One doesn’t just think about a color and say, “This is what I’ll paint my house with!” While house painting is definitely an exciting home improvement task, it sure requires careful [...]

2409, 2018

Branford Home Improvements (2018 Guide): Composite Decking vs Wood

September 24th, 2018|Categories: Decking|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Branford Home Improvements (2018 Guide): Composite Decking vs Wood

One can say the luckiest Branford homeowners exist in 2018 because they have superior construction materials. However, more choices also mean confusing and time-consuming decision-making. Composite decking vs wood decking is one of the biggest questions in a homeowner's mind. However, Branford's best contractors can definitely help you know about [...]

2009, 2018

Do All Skylights Leak? (A Guide for Branford Homeowners)

September 20th, 2018|Categories: Skylights|Tags: , |Comments Off on Do All Skylights Leak? (A Guide for Branford Homeowners)

Skylights can do wonders for your Branford homes. However, there are homeowners who may still be hesitant about the idea of installing skylights. For one, they want to know, “do all skylights leak?” As with any home improvement and/or roofing project, it’s important to know what you’ll be going to [...]

1609, 2018

How to Remove Snow from Your Roof in Branford: Tips in 2018

September 16th, 2018|Categories: Home Maintenance, Winter Roofing Tips|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on How to Remove Snow from Your Roof in Branford: Tips in 2018

Is it snowing in Branford? If you can remember way back in 2011, snow made roofs of buildings collapse. The good thing was that nobody got hurt. Homeowners in areas that receive snow should realize the value of keeping their roofs snow-free. With that, it’s important to know how to [...]

709, 2018

Branford Homeowners’ Guide: Exterior Painting Preparation Tips 2018

September 7th, 2018|Categories: Painting|Tags: |Comments Off on Branford Homeowners’ Guide: Exterior Painting Preparation Tips 2018

Whether it’s a new property or a renovation project, homeowners should take exterior painting seriously. More than the instant facelift, paint exists to withstand changing weather conditions as they cover the external parts of your house. In today’s blog entry, we’ll share with you some of the most valuable exterior [...]

3008, 2018

Meaning of Front Door Colors: What Your Door Says About You

August 30th, 2018|Categories: Property Style Tips|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on Meaning of Front Door Colors: What Your Door Says About You

Interested in the meaning of front door colors? While unassuming in their significance, front doors are actually the focal point of your home exterior. In fact, they are not just expensive because they are durable and have a long lifespan. Beautiful front doors, especially double doors, can cost as much [...]

2608, 2018

How to Choose the Best Color for Roof Shingles

August 26th, 2018|Categories: Roofing Systems|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on How to Choose the Best Color for Roof Shingles

Isn’t it fun to be able to decide how your home will look like? If this is your first time to start a home or you just bought one, for sure you look forward to the design process. While a house has many structures that contribute to its overall appeal, [...]

1408, 2018

A Comprehensive Guide to Your Roof Warranty

August 14th, 2018|Categories: Warranties and Insurances|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on A Comprehensive Guide to Your Roof Warranty

It's easy to understand the terms of roof warranty. Manufacturers and contractors give your roof guaranteed working conditions for a set number of years. If their claim fails, you get your money back or have free repairs. However, this isn't the only roof warranty in existence. Some cover only [...]

908, 2018

A Homeowner’s Guide on How to Select a Skylight

August 9th, 2018|Categories: Home Maintenance, Skylights|Tags: |Comments Off on A Homeowner’s Guide on How to Select a Skylight

Who doesn’t love skylights? They add great value to your homes. More than the aesthetics and physical appearance, they also have functional features. Skylights allow natural light to penetrate the interior. A well-lighted room promotes many good health benefits. Having said all of these things, you may find yourself asking [...]

3107, 2018

What is Siding and The Purpose of it to Your Home?

July 31st, 2018|Categories: Siding|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on What is Siding and The Purpose of it to Your Home?

Defining the Element: What is Siding? What is siding? Why do you need it for your home? In the early centuries, masons built homes from stone and bricks joined by tar. Over time, modern construction saw the need to reinforce walls against consistent weathering. Siding was born with the idea [...]

2707, 2018

When Should You Clean out Your Gutters?

July 27th, 2018|Categories: Gutter Tips|Comments Off on When Should You Clean out Your Gutters?

Let us ask you a question… When was the last time you paid attention to your gutters? Most homeowners would answer that they could no longer remember. Gutters are not something you think of on a daily basis. You deal with other kinds of stuff in your life, and gutters [...]

3006, 2018

Choose the Best Roofing Material in Minutes (A Comparison Guide)

June 30th, 2018|Categories: Roofing Systems|Comments Off on Choose the Best Roofing Material in Minutes (A Comparison Guide)

Have you traveled to a foreign land for the very first time and felt panicky inside? Just imagine being in that situation. At that moment, the only thing you’ll ever want in order to survive is a helpful guide. The same thing happens when you’re a homeowner. To compare roofing [...]

1806, 2018

The Best Gutter Guard That Fits To Your Home

June 18th, 2018|Categories: Gutter Tips|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on The Best Gutter Guard That Fits To Your Home

The first question before asking what is the best gutter guard for your home is "do I need one for my home?" If you ask any roofing contractor, then they would tell you gutter guards are optional yet important. Manufacturers design gutters to catch and rid roofs of excess rainwater [...]

1706, 2018

What Homeowners Should Know About the Types of Deck Materials

June 17th, 2018|Categories: Decking|Comments Off on What Homeowners Should Know About the Types of Deck Materials

To build a deck or not is the decision of a homeowner. But if we were you, we’d consider installing an outdoor deck. Why? What are the benefits of a decking? For a start, a deck is an ultimate solution if you want to extend your living space outside. Use [...]

2105, 2018

Exterior Home Maintenance Solutions Dos & Don’ts

May 21st, 2018|Categories: Home Maintenance|Comments Off on Exterior Home Maintenance Solutions Dos & Don’ts

Most homeowners today overlook common current and future exterior maintenance areas when purchasing a home for the first time. In order to enhance your buying experience and also minimize your future out of pocket expenses, below are some basic homeowner guidelines to consider before and during the process of purchasing [...]

1805, 2018

Problems with Wood Exterior Homes

May 18th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Problems with Wood Exterior Homes

The natural beauty of wood has made it a choice material for exterior home siding for many decades. Wood siding choices include grooved plywood known as T-111, shingles, clapboard, solid planks and hardboard. Softwoods, such as cedar, pine and redwood, are standards because of their availability and low price compared [...]

305, 2018

Adding Stone Facade To Front of House : An In-Depth Instruction

May 3rd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Adding Stone Facade To Front of House : An In-Depth Instruction

Stone facades or stone veneers, as some call it, are just glamorous. They make any standard concrete wall shine with immense curb appeal. In fact, it seems to add to the beautiful masonry of a finely-designed house. It is amazing that with just a little bit of DIY, you can [...]

2704, 2018

5 Expert Tips on How to Select a Roofing Contractor

April 27th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on 5 Expert Tips on How to Select a Roofing Contractor

Roofing is a serious investment that needs careful consideration and 100% attention. A single oversight may shorten roofing lifespan resulting in more inconvenience. Even if you purchase the best materials you can find in the market, but fall short in the installation process, at the end of the day, you [...]

2604, 2018

6 Invaluable Benefits of Skylights

April 26th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on 6 Invaluable Benefits of Skylights

Home remodelers will use every effort to install skylights in any home. Based on real estate activity, residential properties with skylights have a higher value than those without. This is true especially if they install no-leak skylights with excellent insulation. One of the benefits of skylights is additional curb appeal [...]