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June 22, 2021
How To Make Your Roof Last Longer

Roofs are built to last.  That’s a phrase that’s used to describe a lot of different things - clothes, appliances, cars - but your roof takes it to a different level. The sole purpose of your roof is to protect your home from all kinds of things: falling objects, extreme weather, blistering heat, and bone-chilling […]

June 15, 2021
3 Major Benefits Of New Windows In Your House

If the eyes are the window to the soul, and the inside of your home shows who you truly are, then windows are the eyes to the house. We’re pretty sure that analogy works well enough. It does start to break down pretty quickly, though. Getting new eyes is very hard - next to impossible! […]

June 10, 2021
3 Essential Roof Repair Issues To Watch Out For During Summer

It’s starting to look a lot like summer here in Calgary. That means plenty of time outside - not counting the occasional storm. It’s a pretty stress-free time, and you might not be very worried about your roof.   After all, there’s no snow to cause ice dams, no falling leaves to clog up your […]

June 5, 2021
Why Gutter Slope Is Essential To Your Home

When you look at your home’s gutters, or your neighbours’ gutters, they should look like they run parallel to the roof. If they slope away from the roof drastically, it not only looks strange, but you might suspect there could be problems when the rain hits.    What you may not realize is that gutters […]

May 31, 2021
Is That Rust On Your Gutter?

If you’ve got reddish brown spots on your gutters, it’s probably rust.    Rust is actually fairly rare in the world of gutters - especially modern gutters. While old galvanized steel gutters were strong and durable, they were very prone to rusting. Seeing as the main function of gutters is diverting water away from your […]

May 20, 2021
Benefits Of Cedar Siding

The exterior of your home is something that you notice every day. But if you’ve grown tired of its appearance, it might be time for an upgrade.  You’re probably looking for a material that offers longevity, low maintenance, and durability—re-doing your home’s exterior isn’t something you want to repeat again in a few years. What […]

May 20, 2021
3 Things To Do With Your Windows In Order To Keep Your Home Safe

Windows are an important part of any home. They allow natural light in, and they allow you to take in the outside world. Unfortunately, they also allow the outside world to take in your home. And windows are a common entry point for burglars. Security systems are useful for deterring criminals, but some homeowners want […]

May 15, 2021
Reasons Why You Should Hire Someone From The Community For Your Gutter Problems

You’d be surprised at the number of problems that can plague gutters. They can start to sag, clog, and even rip away from your home. They can get punctured - and when water is seeping out of holes in your gutters, the gutters have lost most of their use. They can also be improperly pitched […]

May 10, 2021
Why It Is Important To Keep Your Roof Clean During The Rainy Season

There are a lot of things in this world that can seem counterintuitive. Did you know that you shouldn’t brush your teeth immediately after eating? Strange, but true. In the same vein, did you know that the rainy season may be the most important time to clean your roof?   You’d think the opposite would […]

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