Roof repair in the winter: What to know

Roof repairs in the winter. Just reading that sentence gives us a headache, and we’re the pros! While it seems like roof repairs can’t, or shouldn’t, be done in the winter, when a roof repair needs to be done, it’s better to act fast and get it over with ASAP. This is...

Is it time for a new patio door?

Windows aren’t the only source of drafts in the winter. Patio doors can be a culprit, too, especially if the door is old. There are a ton of signs that it’s time to invest in a new sliding door for your patio or backyard. Here are four of them: 1. Your patio door is...

What is a Michigan Window?

Even if you haven’t lived in Michigan, or haven’t been here long, you know we’re a northern state. That means we enjoy four seasons, including unpredictable, cold winters and hot, humid summers. Thus, you need doors and windows that can stand up to Michigan’s...

3 Things to Look for in a New Entry Door

Your entry door is always a focal point. It’s where most people look as they walk up to visit. That doesn’t mean your new door needs to be a perfect showstopper, but it should serve a few basic purposes. If you’re shopping for a new entry door, here are three things...

3 Signs it’s Time to Replace Your Windows

Your home is your castle. You want that castle to be kept well and protected from the elements and pests. You also want it climate controlled so you can enjoy cozy warmth in the winter and cool comfort in the summer. If you’re not getting the peace and comfort you...

Vinyl Siding and Upkeep

Vinyl siding isn’t a hot buzzword in home remodeling. In fact, it got a bad rap in the past for not being the most eco-friendly option. It’s also criticized for being less customizable than wood or other options. In reality, its low cost and low maintenance...

Beware Ice Dams

You look outside your window to a still, winter morning. Aren’t those icicles growing from your roof beautiful? You might think they’re festive! But they could signal a big problem, one that could cost you thousands if not taken care of: ice dams. An ice dam is a...