Tips

Feb 19
5 Tips to Prep Your Roof for Spring Showers

5 Tips to Prep Your Roof for Spring Showers

The spring season is still a couple of months away, which means now is the time to start prepping your roof for warmer weather. Spring tends to bring more rain and wind, and if your roof isn’t ready for increased water and moisture, you might be surprised how quickly you might need to perform repairs. Here are 5 tips to take into consideration when prepping your roof for spring, so you can avoid costly […]

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Jan 19
5 Steps to Help You Choose the Right Window Replacements

5 Steps to Help You Choose the Right Window Replacements

To the average homeowner, it’s a little difficult to tell the difference between different windows. Sure, most folks can see contrasting aesthetic styles like a bay window vs a slider window. But when you’re replacing the windows of your home, it’s important to take into consideration things like frame materials and glass packages. Because all of this can get a little confusing, we’ve decided to list 5 easy steps to help you choose the […]

by Storm Guard
Dec 09
A Style Guide to Vinyl Siding

A Style Guide to Vinyl Siding

Years ago, vinyl siding options were often criticized for their lack of style and bland looks. Today, vinyl siding has grown in popularity across the country, giving homeowners the versatility they need to build the home of their dreams exactly as they envision it. Whether you’re looking to replicate the refinement of a French Colonial style home or create the classical feel of Greek Revival architecture, vinyl siding is a great choice if you […]

by Storm Guard
Nov 27
Siding Maintenance Tips for the Winter Season

Siding Maintenance Tips for the Winter Season

It’s fair to say that the siding on your home gets a good deal of wear and tear throughout the year. Could you imagine if you were outside, exposed to the elements 24/7? Your skin would probably feel like a hard, withered prune. That’s why you should be performing preventative maintenance on your siding, no matter what material it might be made of.  After all, your siding is basically your outermost layer of insulation, […]

by Storm Guard
Oct 29
Repair or Replace? Thoughtful Solutions to Your Home’s Window Problems

Repair or Replace? Thoughtful Solutions to Your Home’s Window Problems

Now that the weather is getting cooler, you might have noticed a few drafts sneaking through the windows of your home. You might be thinking that it’s time to replace your windows – and that may, in fact, be the case – but a quick repair might be the best way to handle your window worries. Here are a few solutions to common window problems that homeowners deal with daily. Broken Windowpanes Causes: Abrasive […]

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Sep 30
Gutter Maintenance Tips For Fall

Gutter Maintenance Tips For Fall

With the first day of fall officially taking place just a few days ago on September 23rd, it got us thinking about all the great times ahead of us in October and November: pumpkin carving, trick-or-treating, apple orchards, post-season baseball, cold-weather football, and of course the beginning of leaf season. While we love the fall foliage as much as the next person, this time of the year presents problems for homeowners, especially those who […]

by Storm Guard
Aug 18
Top 3 Flat Roof Drainage Systems Best Suited for Commercial Properties

Top 3 Flat Roof Drainage Systems Best Suited for Commercial Properties

When it comes to commercial construction, flat roofing has a long history in the United States. As most commercial property owners will tell you, the integrity of commercial roofs depends greatly on the drainage system that was installed when the structure was built. Without proper draining, pooling water can destroy a flat roof’s membrane and cause leaks inside the property, eventually resulting in extensive damage and in turn, expensive fixes. That’s why it’s very […]

by Storm Guard
Jul 07
3 Summertime Roof Tips for Homeowners

3 Summertime Roof Tips for Homeowners

Chances are if you’re a homeowner you’re enjoying the warm summer weather with friends and family, whether you’re “staycationing” in your air-conditioned basement with a few trips to the neighborhood pool or plane hopping around the world from Italy to Amsterdam. Summer is one of the best times to rest and relax, especially with your Spring Cleaning done and in the rearview mirror. What many homeowners don’t realize, though, is that summer is the […]

by Storm Guard
Jun 26
What to Know Before Purchasing Siding

What to Know Before Purchasing Siding

So, you’re thinking about purchasing new siding for your home. That’s great news! New siding is perfect for giving your home a makeover from both an aesthetic viewpoint as well as a practical one. Curb appeal is crucial if you’re going to sell your home in the future, but equally as important is the fact that your siding is the first defense that your home has against outside elements like moisture and insect infestations. […]

by Storm Guard
May 26
10 Roofing Issues Best Suited for Professionals

10 Roofing Issues Best Suited for Professionals

Let’s be honest – there are a handful of different roofing issues that the average homeowner can fix by themselves. Correcting issues on your own are great, but sometimes there are problems that are better suited for professionals like Storm Guard Roofing and Construction. Here are 10 of the most common roofing issues that are best left to the pro’s to handle. Roof Ventilation – Integral in making your roof last, attic and roof […]

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