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Sep 19

A Look Inside Our Latest Roofing Project

We recently completed a wonderful project for one of our own employees who lives in downtown Durham. Their roof was in need of new shingles, so we decided to do several upgrades to their roof to ensure the best protection for their home. Up first, we opted to replace the 3-tab shingles they had with Luxury CertainTeed Single – Presidential Charcoal Black shingles for a nicer and more symmetrical look.    We also installed […]

by rkuzy
Sep 18

5 S’Mores Recipes for a Perfect Fall Bonfire

                    With summer winding down and the first hints of fall in the air, enjoying a bonfire with friends and family sounds like the recipe for a perfect Saturday night. But truth be told, there’s only one thing that could make that night just a little bit sweeter. Cue the s’mores.  Everyone’s favorite three-ingredient dessert is a classic, but there’s so many fun and delicious […]

by rkuzy
Aug 21

Frequently Asked Questions When It Comes To Replacing Your Siding

Knowing when it’s time to replace your siding can be tricky. From understanding what type of siding is best for your home to knowing what your home will look like after the new siding is installed, the entire process can seem like a lot to take on. So, we’ve rounded up four of your most frequently asked questions and answered them in the simplest of terms for you! 1. Do you just replace what […]

by rkuzy
Aug 19

5 Ways To Stay Organized In A Small Space

Regardless of the size of your home, staying organized can be a challenge. The hustle and bustle of everyday life can leave you with piles of mail, a multitude of cluttered drawers and a closet that is in complete disarray. And for those of you who live in smaller spaces, things can become more chaotic even faster. So, we’ve rounded up five simple ways you can organize your small space today and help you […]

by rkuzy
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