The windows of a home can offer some insight into the people who live there – specifically, how much money those people are prepared to lose in heating and cooling costs! If you’re planning a window replacement project, you’re likely weighing the pros and cons of sticking with your current windows. It’s hard for us …
Vinyl siding has fewer maintenance needs than other types of siding. However, low maintenance doesn’t mean no maintenance. Like any kind of siding, the surface of vinyl siding can still accumulate several kinds of stains, such as grime, animal droppings, and in serious cases, mold.
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Whenever homeowners think about protecting your roof from moisture damage, durable roofing materials are usually the first thing to come to mind. However, you shouldn’t forget that moisture can enter and accumulate in your roof and attic via the air flowing into your home. The warmer the air inside, the more moisture it can hold. …
Contrary to what many homeowners think, poor indoor air quality is a significant health concern. In fact, the EPA ranks poor indoor air quality as among the top five health hazards in the country. The problem is compounded by the observation made by several studies that indoor air can be at least twice more polluted …
You should always do your research before choosing a patio door or window replacement. In addition to the door features that can help you maximize your returns on investment (ROIs), it’d be a good idea to do your research on the common buying mistakes you should avoid.
Nowadays, most siding materials are incredibly durable and able to withstand almost anything thrown at them. In fact, vinyl siding is touted as one of the strongest and longest-lasting materials that you can find on the market. However, this doesn’t necessarily mean that it’s impervious to other kinds of damage. According to siding repair pros, vinyl siding …
Natural ventilation in the home brings a lot of advantages from which you can benefit. It reduces energy consumption by circulating air through your door and window openings. The air is circulated either by natural wind forces or temperature changes without the aid of mechanical means. Pressure differences between the inside and outside of your …
If you’re aiming for a more eco-friendly method for your attic and roof repair project, we suggest installing loose-fill insulation, which is extremely effective when installed properly and is available in a few different options such as fiberglass, cellulose and mineral wool.
You can easily hire a siding contractor from a national company and trust that they’ll do a professional job, but that’s only part of the customer experience. On the other hand, local siding repair contractors have a lot more to offer than just doing a good job, especially in areas they know well. So what …
We absolutely love old homes, old buildings, and the North Shore’s craftsman-style homes. They were built to last – and longevity is a key value A&A Services shares. Our 40 years of remodeling homes across the North Shore have made us experts in quality installation. The homes built in and around Salem, Boston’s North Shore, …
Historic buildings and homes often occupy a special place in people’s hearts and imaginations. Here in Massachusetts, we’re fortunate enough to be virtually surrounded by historic buildings. While some prefer newer construction, the popularity of sites like Circa Old Houses and their crossover HGTV show Cheap Old Houses indicates that architectural charm and history remain …