IE Blog LogoThere’s a lot going on with any home; on the inside, and outside.  Inside Exteriors is our ongoing blog to help homeowners stay up-to-date, and be more aware of the things they can do, and the things we can do, to help make their homes better places to live.

Rental Properties? You Need a Roofer You Can Trust

If you’re a landlord with one or many rental properties, you likely have many trades people who you call regularly for service or maintenance. You should also have a roofer you trust to provide regular roofing inspections, maintenance and repair. Because your tenants...

How to Have a New Roof That’s Energy Efficient

You may have replaced your windows and maybe even your siding in an attempt to make your home more energy efficient. Do you know that there is one more change that can help? It’s your roofing system. Although the majority of the energy-efficiency is in the insulation...

Is it Time to Replace Your Siding?

Have you looked at your home and wondered if it’s time for new siding? Although sometimes the appearance of your home can indicate that you need new siding, like after a hail storm leaves holes in your siding, that’s not the only reason that you may need new siding....

Signs You Need a New Roof

It’s hard to believe winter is coming. The Famers’ Almanac is calling for a “frigid & snowy” winter this year. If your roof isn’t ready to hold the snow fall and protect you from the snowmelt, you might want to consider calling your roofer for a new roof. If...

Signs of a Roof Leak

Although some signs of a roof leak are easy to spot, others aren’t. If you don’t call a roof repair company in a timely manner, what would have been a simple roof repair, turns into a much more complicated job. As leaks grow, they damage insulation, drywall and even...

Replace Your Roof Before Winter

No one wants to replace their roof. It’s expensive, it’s loud and it can be inconvenient, however, if you know you need a new roof, you shouldn’t put it off until spring. Replacing a roof before the first snowfall can save your personal property from damage, you from...

How Your Roofing System Affects Your HVAC System

Few people realize that better roofing means their HVAC works less. This is true in both summer and winter. And, just like your HVAC is a system made up different parts that require regular maintenance, all the elements your roofing system should be regularly...

Cheap Roofing and Siding Don’t Last

Let’s assume you did what you should and got several estimates for replacement siding or for a roof repair. When one of those estimates is significantly less, there’s probably a reason. Either the contractor isn’t going to do a good job (meaning he’ll cut corners to...

The Real Cost of a New Roof

As you call different roofing companies and ask for an estimate for your new roof, you should look at the lifetime cost rather than just the bottom line on the estimate. You may find that spending a little more now will give you a roof that lasts longer, lowering your...

Why Choose Us

We know there are many roofing companies serving the greater Greendale and Franklin areas and you may be wondering why you should choose Frank-Dale Roofing & Exteriors. You may have seen some old reviews that didn’t talk highly about our company but we’re not the...