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Jul 16

Frequently Asked Questions When it Comes to Replacing Your Roof

  When it comes to deciding if it’s time to replace your roof, you might have a few questions.  From understanding if your insurance will cover the costs of replacements to the types of upgrades you can get on your existing roof, the questions can be endless. However, we’ve compiled four of our most frequently asked questions and answered them for you! What if my roof is old, will my insurance company still pay […]

by rkuzy
Jul 14

How to Read Your Window Labels and Understand the Label Ratings

Image credit to Consumer Reports Magazine, May 2019 With so much talk around keeping your home energy efficient, it’s important to make sure the windows you install in your home perform the way you want them to. From understanding the product information label to deciphering what condensation resistance means, we’ve got a brief run down on the five major things you need to know when it comes to your window label.  Product Information Section […]

by rkuzy
Jun 19

4 Tips For Safe Grilling This Summer

There’s nothing like spending a warm summer night on the patio grilling for family and friends while taking in the sunset. But that wonderful evening can get derailed fast if a grill fire breaks out. So, to be sure you don’t harm anyone or cause damage to your deck or home this summer, here are four tips to ensure a season of safe grilling. 1.Clean your grill If your grill has been sitting unused […]

by rkuzy
Jun 19

5 Garage Organization Ideas That Will Make Your Life so Much Easier

Do you ever find yourself walking into your garage looking for one particular item only to be greeted by a mess? Are your family photo albums buried under last year’s Christmas wrapping paper alongside the boxes of clothes you meant to donate? If so, we have five storage ideas that will make your life so much easier and you can get them all done in a weekend! 1. Labeled bins The first step with […]

by rkuzy
May 16

4 Easy Ways to Liven Up Your Patio for Summer

Summer is the perfect time to call your friends, invite them over and take advantage of the warm weather. It’s also a great opportunity to show off your backyard and patio. But if you’re tired of the same setup of plastic chairs and matching table, we’ve got some fun and easy ways to help you enhance your summer outdoor space! 1.) Try a fire pit While the heat of some summer days can feel […]

by bosdigital
May 16

3 Ways to Improve Your Home Safety Routine

Home safety doesn’t just mean installing a security system and preparing for burglars. Making sure your home is prepared by running thorough safety and maintenance tests is crucial to ensuring your home is safe at all times, all year long. So, roll up your sleeves, get to work and try these few steps to making sure your home is prepared for whatever comes its way. 1.) Inspect, change and update all fire elements Your […]

by bosdigital
Apr 23

Before & After of Our Latest Roofing Project

We recently completed a large townhouse project in The Village of Glen Eagle in Brier Creek, Raleigh, and our drone was able to capture the impressive before and after work we did. For this project, the first step was to remove all the shingles and replace the entire roof with 108 squares of CertainTeed’s Landmark Heather Blend Shingles. In total this was 10,800 square feet of shingles. In case you were wondering, the average […]

by Storm Guard
Apr 20

4 Repairs You Can Do to Increase Your Home’s Value

It’s no secret that living in your home inevitably creates wear and tear. This can leave you with chipped paint, a few cracks and holes, or sometimes even worse problems. But it’s important to remember that your home is one of your largest assets and how you take care of it while you’re living there, will determine how much work you have to do, should you ever decide to sell. So, in the spirit […]

by Storm Guard
Mar 11

Landscaping Trends for 2019

It’s almost that time of year again. The time where you bust out the lawnmower and the gardening tools and spend that first warm weekend of spring primping and pruning your yard. But from the flowers to the mulch to the variety of lights, knowing where to begin can be daunting. So, taking a few cues from this season’s hottest landscaping trends is never a bad idea, and we’ve rounded up a few just […]

by Storm Guard
Mar 11

5 Tips for Making Your Home Energy Efficient

With the warmer months on the horizon, getting your home prepared to beat the heat and not break the bank while doing so, is something we all can agree is a good idea. But if you’re not sure how to conserve energy and make your home run more efficiently, we’ve got five easy ways to help you get started. 1. Install skylights Natural light is a great way to brighten up your home. By […]

by Storm Guard