October 2022

July 11, 2024
Summer Heat and Siding

Summer Heat and Siding: What You Need to Know

The intense heat of summer can be particularly harsh on the exterior of your home. Knowing how heat affects your siding is vital for preserving both […]
June 20, 2024
How to Up Your Home’s Curb Appeal

Window Styles: How to Up Your Home’s Curb Appeal

When it comes to enhancing your home’s curb appeal, windows play a pivotal role. They do more than just let in natural light; they significantly contribute […]
June 13, 2024
5 Reasons You Need Leaf Guards in Your Gutters

5 Reasons You Need Leaf Guards in Your Gutters

Leaf guards, also known as gutter guards, are an essential addition to your home’s gutter system.  They prevent leaves, debris, and other unwanted materials from clogging […]
June 6, 2024
5 Hidden Dangers of Window Condensation

5 Hidden Dangers of Window Condensation

Window condensation is a common issue in many homes, often seen as just a minor annoyance.  Those droplets of water forming on the inside of your […]
May 23, 2024
Gutter System

What Is a Seamless Gutter System, and How is it Made?

Among the various types of gutters out there, seamless gutters have become a homeowner favorite.  Why?  They minimize leaks and maintain a clean, streamlined appearance on […]
May 16, 2024
What Are the Benefits of Installing New Gutters

What Are the Benefits of Installing New Gutters?

When it comes to home maintenance, gutters might not be the first thing on your mind, but they certainly should be somewhere near the top of […]
May 7, 2024
5 Ways Animals Can Damage Your Roof

5 Ways Animals Can Damage Your Roof

Homeowners often overlook the possibility that wildlife can be a significant threat to the structural integrity of their roofs.  From small insects to larger mammals, animals […]
April 25, 2024
pring Temperature Swings

How The Whacky Spring Temperature Swings Impact Your Roof

Spring brings wildly unpredictable weather, especially when it comes to temperature fluctuations.  Whether you’ve lived in Chicagoland your entire life or for one year, you understand […]
April 18, 2024
Fire-resistant Roofing Materials

Fire-resistant Roofing Materials: What You Need to Know

In the quest for home safety, the importance of selecting fire-resistant roofing materials cannot be overstated.  Fires pose a significant threat to residential areas, especially in […]
April 11, 2024
What Is Rubber Roofing?

What Is Rubber Roofing?

One of the standout options that has been gaining traction among homeowners is rubber roofing.  Known for its durability and eco-friendliness, rubber roofing offers a compelling […]
March 21, 2024
5 Ways to Prevent Water From Leaking Through Your Windows

5 Ways to Prevent Water From Leaking Through Your Windows

Water leaking through windows not only poses a nuisance but also threatens the integrity of your home, leading to potential mold growth, wood rot, and compromised […]
March 14, 2024
How To Tell How Old Your Roof Is

How To Tell How Old Your Roof Is

Determining the age of your roof can often feel like a detective story where you piece together clues to reach a conclusion.  Whether you’ve just moved […]
March 7, 2024
Gutters Should Be #1 on Your Spring Roof-care Checklist

Gutters Should Be #1 on Your Spring Roof-care Checklist

Your roof is your number one defence against the elements.  However, you might not realize that your roofing system includes your gutters. Spring is here, and […]
February 22, 2024
Remodeling and Renovation

What’s the Difference Between Remodeling & Renovation?

When it comes to updating your home, the terms “remodeling” and “renovation” are often used interchangeably.  The thing is, they are quite different, and they are […]
February 15, 2024
What You Need to Know About a Living Roof

Going Green: What You Need to Know About a Living Roof

If you’re intrigued by the idea of turning your roof into a lush, green oasis, you’re not alone.  The concept of living roofs, also known as […]
February 1, 2024
What Impact Does Moss Have On Your Roof?

What Impact Does Moss Have On Your Roof?

Moss may enhance the beauty of a forest landscape, but its effect on your roof is anything but charming. Many homeowners overlook moss as merely a […]
January 18, 2024
Cleaning Your Roof: 5 Reasons Why It Is Necessary

Cleaning Your Roof: 5 Reasons Why It Is Necessary

A well-maintained roof is crucial for the longevity and safety of your home. While it’s easy to overlook, regular roof cleaning is an essential aspect of […]
January 11, 2024
How to Prevent Roofing Tiles From Clogging Your Gutters

How to Prevent Roofing Tiles From Clogging Your Gutters

Keeping your gutters free of debris is an essential part of home maintenance, playing a crucial role in protecting your home’s structural integrity.  Neglected gutters can […]
January 4, 2024
5 Things You Need to Know About Roof Coatings

5 Things You Need to Know About Roof Coatings

Roof coatings play a pivotal role in both preserving and prolonging a roof’s lifespan, yet they frequently go unnoticed.  These coatings serve as a shield against […]
December 28, 2023
Frosted Roof

Frosted Roof? It’s Time to De-ice

Illinois weather is no friend to roofs.  It can plague your roof with all kinds of issues, including icy buildup and dams. The fluctuating temperatures during […]
December 21, 2023
Bright Views, Better Efficiency

Bright Views, Better Efficiency: Upgrading Your Home with Energy-Saving Windows

Did you know that energy-efficient window replacements are among the best home upgrades to improve your home’s value and curb appeal? Installing new windows can provide […]
December 12, 2023
Tips to Extend the Life of Your Home Windows

7 Maintenance Tips to Extend the Life of Your Home Windows

Whether your house is old or new, your windows contribute to the look and energy efficiency of your home. As a result, you need to ensure […]
November 29, 2023
How Solar Window Screens Can Cool Down Your Home

Beat the Heat: How Solar Window Screens Can Cool Down Your Home

Even though the sun sets much earlier now that we’ve turned the clocks back, it can still grace us with its appearance.  As the sun climbs […]
November 21, 2023
Roofing services

How to Tell if Your Shingles are Fireproof

You should count on the roof over your head to protect you from more than just rain.  Opting for fireproof roofs provides an invaluable defense against […]
October 20, 2022

What to Expect When Remodeling Your Kitchen

Remodeling any room in your home is a big deal, especially when it comes to your kitchen.  Anytime there is a change in your home, never […]
October 13, 2022

It’s Always a Good Time for a Roof Inspection

Your roof is an important part of your home but not one that you look at too frequently. Unlike your floors or your walls, your roof […]
October 6, 2022

Fall Food Favorites

Roofers get hungry too!  This fall, we thought we would share our favorite fall foods and recipes that make the season special to us. Get prepared […]