4 Sliding Patio Door Myths and the Truth Behind Them

While sliding patio doors can be found in many American homes today, in the past they weren’t as sleek and attractive as they are now. They were big, clunky, and more likely to get stuck in the tracks. This unfortunately gave sliding patio doors a bad reputation amongst some homeowners, and even gave rise to …


4 Unexpected Roofing Costs of Which to Be Aware

A roof repair or replacement is a serious home improvement for any homeowner to undertake. Not only is your daily routine guaranteed to be disrupted as work on the project commences, but these projects also require a significant amount of time and funding. Unfortunately, even though you may have a plan to which you have …


How to Set a Roof Replacement Budget and Stick to It

A roof replacement is a pretty major home improvement project. The entire job typically requires thousands to tens of thousands of dollars’ worth of investment, and any unforeseen problem can easily throw off a carefully planned budget. Experienced homeowners (and roofing contractors, for that matter) will tell you that it’s good practice to give your …


Siding Care Tips to Follow This Fall

The air is starting to get chillier, and the lush greens of summer are slowly turning to that familiar orange hue. No one wants to spend this beautiful time of year worrying about roof replacements, siding repair and other home maintenance responsibilities, which is why it’s so important to get these things done as soon …


Stop Doing These Things to Your Windows

On average, a good window can last anywhere from 15-20 years before needing a window replacement. In reality, however, homeowners typically replace windows far before their usual life span. This is because there are a lot of factors that ultimately determine the longevity of a window, including weather conditions, maintenance, usage and even the material …


Why Quality Vinyl Siding is Good for Homes in Rainy New England

When it comes time to replace your siding, there will be no shortage of options to choose from when it comes to material. After all, there are many siding options available on the market today, including materials such as fiber cement, aluminum and cedar. If you live in a place that experiences a lot of …


4 Ways to Get the Best Deal on Your Replacement Windows

A window replacement project isn’t something that every homeowner is ready tackle. There are many factors that have to be considered, such as finding a contractor, choosing the brand and materials you want for your window, and most importantly, estimating the cost. Replacing your windows is a significant investment, after all.  In this post, A&A …


Hot Weather Shingle Application Part 2: Dos and Don’ts

In our previous article, we spoke of the challenges roofers often face when installing new shingles during hot weather. However, the aforementioned challenges aren’t the only ones roofers have to think about. Since hot weather shingle application is a delicate task, there are a few dos and don’ts roofers have to follow in order to …


Sustainable Cladding: The Benefits of Vinyl Siding

Trying to find eco-friendly siding is a challenge for conscientious homeowners. On the one hand, they want to reduce the impact their home has on the environment; on the other, they need siding that will still be able to meet all their needs . 


Mix and Match: Choosing the Best Color for Your Entry Door

It often happens that homeowners don’t put enough thought into choosing the color of their entry door, resulting in less-than-optimal curb value. After all, it only takes one mismatched element to ruin your home’s exterior. A&A Services Home Improvement, a top roof repair contractor in the state, shares some tips on choosing a good color …