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.

Your Roof and Siding & Your Home’s Curb Appeal

Most people think of their grass, landscaping and perhaps their porch and entry as what contributes most to their home’s curb appeal. However, your roof and siding also contribute to curb appeal. If yours doesn’t reflect well on your home in appearance, it’s probably...

Your Roof & Siding and Your Home’s Curb Appeal

Most people think of their grass, landscaping and perhaps their porch and entry as what contributes most to their home’s curb appeal. However, your roof and siding also contribute to curb appeal. If yours doesn’t reflect well on your home in appearance, it’s probably...

How Home Advisor and Angie’s List Really Work

Your search for an affordable siding company or the best roofing company may provide a variety of results, but chances are good at least one of those will be either Angie’s List or Home Advisor. You may wonder why they come up in the results when you’re just looking...

Winter Takes a Toll on Your Roof Too

It’s been a strange winter. We’ve had rain, snow, ice and lots of freeze thaw cycles. And mostly because of the freeze-thaw cycles we’ve experienced, we’re hearing from customer about roof leaks. Don’t think that just because we’re not experiencing hail or strong...

Let Us Help with Your 2020 Home Maintenance Checklist

It’s the new year. Perhaps you’ve promised yourself that you’re going to keep up with your home maintenance this year. Although there are plenty of things you can do for yourself (change those HVAC filters and smoke alarm batteries), there are others that you probably...

Ways to Reduce Your Energy Use in 2020

If you’re considering some home improvements in the upcoming year, you might be looking at ways to cut your utility costs. There are many ways that new products can help you with that. Here are some DIY ideas as well as some things you can work with your local roofer...

Residential and Commercial Roofing Differences

Depending on the building’s construction, residential and commercial roofing may be very different or have some similarities. The big differences in roofing comes down to the slope of the roof and the maintenance. No matter what the building, the roof’s purpose...

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....

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