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.

3 Questions to Ask a Roofer Before Hiring Them

If it’s time for a roof replacement, you may be looking for a roofer. If you’ve never had to deal with a roofing company before, you may be wondering how to hire the best one. There are some questions you should ask every prospective contractor you’re considering...

How to Inspect for Roof Damage

We’re fortunate that we don’t experience hurricanes or tornados, however, we still experience roof damaging weather. In fact, the ice and snow we get in winter can do as much harm as a hurricane. If you’re not familiar with how to do your own roofing inspection and...

Roof Visualizers Help You With Your New Roof

A roof replacement is a big investment and one you’ll likely be living with for years. Although your roofing company can make recommendations for a good color or style roof, ultimately, it’s your decision. Before you regret your choice, you should try the roof...

Home Inspections Differ from Roofing Inspections

If you’re buying a home, you may think that because your home inspection didn’t turn up anything with the roof that your roof is in great condition. Sadly, that’s not always the case. Home inspectors aren’t roofers and aren’t expected to discover roof leaks. In your...

Ways to Boost Your Home’s Energy Efficiency

Many of the older homes in the area lack the energy efficiency of the newer built homes. Building codes didn’t require ENERGY STAR® rated windows or the current recommendations for insulation in attics or beneath siding. If you’re looking for ways to lower your...

3 Things You Should Know About Your Roof

Most of us know the name of the roofing material on our home. Few people know much about their roof beyond that. Do you know these three things? Your roof is more than just shingles, tile, wood or slate. It’s a system that works together to protect your home....

Real Life Roofing Stories – Raccoons

Every so often we find a roofing situation that has to be shared. Sometimes it’s because we find that another roofing company didn’t do the job right and other times it’s just an unbelievable situation. This one falls into both categories. If the roofing installer –...

Are Your Gutters Ready to Do Their Job?

It’s spring and although the weather forecast for the next week of full of sun, the spring rains will come and summer storms will pour rain upon us. As a roof and gutter company, we see it every year when homeowners call us after storms. The purpose of your gutters is...

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...

 

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