Do You Have To Have White Or Light Shingles If You Want An Energy-Efficient Roof?

When you think of an energy-efficient roof, what image comes to mind? If you're like many homeowners, you think of a white or light-colored roof. But while choosing a light roof is one way to keep energy costs down, it's not your only option for energy efficiency. Here's a look at some other options to consider if you're in the market for an efficient roof. Reflective Shingles Sometimes known as " Read More 

Tips For Identifying An American Bungalow Home – And How To Choose The Best Roofing Material

Knowing the name of your home's architectural style might not seem important, but having the information can help you find out more about the specific details of the home. Those details can help you best choose materials for a roof repair or replacement project. American Bungalows are an easily identified architectural style – once you know what to look for in the details. What are some of the identifying factors of an American Bungalow, and how can they help you and a roofing contractor determine the best roofing material? Read More 

Why Are Your Home’s Asphalt Shingles Curling?

The durability, low cost, and light weight of asphalt shingles are what has made the material a popular choice with homeowners. Asphalt shingles perform well against all types of weather but can become damaged over the years. Shingles that curl along their edges are a sign that you have some problems. Here is why it could be happening. Water Damage When water finds a way underneath your asphalt shingles, the moisture can cause damage that may cause the shingle to warp. Read More 

What Ventilation Options Should I Consider During A Roofing Renovation?

When you contact roofing renovation contractors, you may be focused on having new roofing tiles placed or on issues with leaks and beams in the home. Though these are valid reasons for a roofing renovation, ventilation should be considered as well. Before you look over this issue, or just let your contractor make the choices for you, consider the following ventilation options and what you should know about each one. Read More 

Awesome Kitchen Cabinet Add-Ons Everyone Should Consider

Remodeling the kitchen area can be a lot of fun if you have a plan. Today's technology makes so many items used daily, complete with a design that is very attractive and readily matched to your home's décor. Here are some of the suggestions that could make your kitchen awesome for all who see it. Under-Cabinet Lighting and Plug-ins Several lighting options are available for an attractive way to use the space underneath your cabinet. Read More