You might be already wondering which home improvement project you should tackle as soon as the warmer days arrive. If you’re planning to add a new deck, then now is the best time to do so.Read More
Installing replacement windows may seem straightforward, but it involves a lot of steps you need to prepare for before the project starts. But if you put in more effort at the beginning, you can be sure that the project gets finished quickly and efficiently.Read More
Your exterior siding is designed to withstand some intense weather conditions. That does not mean, however, that it will not sustain damage. A single severe storm, or the cumulative effect of many years of exposure to the elements, can cause extensive damage that requires professional repair or, in some cases, a complete replacement.Read More
As winter sets in, more and more natural elements pose a threat to the durability and weather resiliency of your home. One of the components taking the most hits is your roof; after all, it is your first line of defense against snow, hail, ice and other elements. Fortunately, you can do so many things to keep winter weather roofing damage at bay.Read More
On the average, a quality window can last anywhere between 15 to 30 years. By year 20, the rate of deterioration begins to accelerate.
However, not all units get to last more than a decade, let alone two. Moreover, windows installed around the same time in the same house can age differently. The following are the determining factors in window age.
Vinyl is a popular siding choice in cold areas. Other than being affordable, this material is an excellent insulator. With optimal thickness and built-in insulation, vinyl siding can trap the heat inside your house and save you some money on energy.
Here’s a must-have in every American home: a sturdy and well-designed deck for entertaining and recreation. If you’re planning to have one installed this season, you’ll want to make sure you have every base covered. This is a huge undertaking after all. Get started with these simple planning tips:Read More
At Up and Above Contractors, we have always aimed for full customer satisfaction. That’s why we represent only the most trusted roofing manufacturers in the country. We are a GAF Certified Master Elite® roofing contractor, which is already a great feat, but we have also worked to gain the brand’s Triple Excellence Award.Read More
If your entry door is up for replacement, and you need something to give it a little boost, consider adding sidelights to it. We look at the benefits of adding sidelights to your front entry door.Read More
Replacement windows are an important investment. So, it is normal to expect them not to fail before their expected lifespan is up. But sometimes they do, and here are some of the major reasons why this happens.