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By Kara Masterson Maybe there's a leak in your attic. Maybe you've noticed cracked or broken shingles. There are many reasons why you might need to replace your roof, but as with other home improvement projects, there are optimal and sub-optimal times to get it done. Here are just a few considerations when you're wondering about the best season for redoing your roof. Temperature

By Brian Wallace The asphalt economy is incredibly fascinating and sustainable. As of December 2021, asphalt is the most recycled material on Earth and can be used for roadways, parking lots, roof shingles, and more. With the current state of climate change and efforts to become more sustainable, asphalt recycling matters now more than ever. The United States is...

By Kara Masterson PVC roofing membranes have been used for decades by roofing professionals to help protect homes and businesses from harsh climates and the outside elements. Of the three types of roofing membranes being used today, PVC membranes are the longest lasting with lifespans averaging over 20 years. Although this type of membrane material may not be suitable...

By Anica Oaks  If you eye the huge oven at your favorite pizza shop with envy or long to take home one of those laundromat washers or dryers, you may want to buy a commercial appliance. To find out whether it will benefit your home and lifestyle due to growth or expansion, here are some things to consider. They Work Harder
A commercial size appliance...

By Emma Sturgis If you've been hit by a storm recently, you might be wondering, "What do I do to make sure my home doesn't get flooded again?" While there are plenty of ways to prevent the damage from happening again in the first place, we'll show you how to fix your storm-tossed home quickly. Here are a few ways to ensure that you quickly fix storm damage to your...

By Emma Surgis  Scheduling a home inspection before buying your next property is an important first step that you should never overlook. This is because a home inspection can determine the condition of your potential purchase, identify potential problems for you, and help assess the property's value. If you are thinking of buying a home, you should set up a home...

By Anica Oaks  Now that you have bought a property that needs to provide a return on your investment and generate income, it needs to look its best and be in good condition. When updating the exterior, here are some things to work on that will attract the interest of buyers or renters. Repair the Roof
A home's roof is an important consideration to people...

By Kyla Stewart Summer is around the corner. The call of sunshine, warm breeze, and activity fills the air. The urge to brush off the winter's chill and give summer's call is exciting. Even as summer appeal engulfs most, a precaution ahead is the need to check and fix any cooling system in our homes. Along with summer comes the periods of unbearable heat that need...

By Meghan Belnap  Basements can be an asset or a liability. On the one hand, it can be a convenient place to store items like exercise equipment and old home furnishings. On the other hand, it can lead to an accumulation of unnecessary clutter. These days, however, many people have started uniquely using their basements; they are turning them into apartments. There...

By Lizzie Weakly  Whether you're new to home maintenance or have been doing it for years, there are some basics every homeowner should know. From keeping your roof, gutters and lawn in top shape to painting your walls or maintaining your home's plumbing, here’s a comprehensive guide that will help teach you how to do these tasks, and do them right! Plumbing