Technical terms are unavoidable during consultations with home improvement contractors. Take siding, for instance; there are many unique terms that you won’t likely hear in casual conversation. Local siding and roofing contractor Exterior Source shares common siding terms that may become useful during discussions with siding specialists. [Read more…]
Over the past decade, home improvement has been on the rise. This is largely driven by homeowners who are staying in their homes longer and choosing to update rather than move. According to a recent report from the Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies, spending on home improvement projects has increased by more 50% since 2010 with aging homeowners responsible for a large amount of this spend. Among the most popular home improvements were new windows and doors, roofing, and landscaping.
At Exterior Source, we’re continuing to see investment into home exterior projects that have a large ROI. As we enter a new year, we expect to see home improvement projects on the rise among homeowners.
Your choice of fence color can significantly impact your home’s curb appeal. Surely, you don’t want to select a wrong color and have the painting redone, as this would mean additional expenses for you. [Read more…]
Compared to residential roofing systems, commercial roofs can be more of a challenge to care for due to their sheer size and lack of slope. With that in mind, one of the best ways you can care for a commercial roof is by keeping up with its regular inspections with the aid of a roofing contractor. Unfortunately, some building managers often aren’t sure where to start. [Read more…]
You may not think about the insulation in your attic often, but it plays an important role! When it starts to break down and deteriorate, more than just your attic is affected. A wide range of problems can spring up when your attic is not properly insulated.