ASPHALT SHINGLE “BURN OUT”

ACCELERATED ASPHALT SHINGLE “BURN OUT” LEADS TO LEAKAGE ON ROOF RIDGES Have you ever wondered why hip and ridge asphalt shingles burnout faster along the ridge of the roof than shingles made from the same material on the rest of the roof? The explanation...

Repairing Concrete Foundations

Concrete foundations are of two types – poured concrete and concrete block. Poured concrete is a modern manner of laying foundations, while concrete blocks are more traditional. Concrete blocks are preferred for their visual appeal and strength. Yet, as time...

Reviews Of Christmas Holiday Season

An evening party or celebration will be missing something without a nice set of holiday lights to spruce up the atmosphere. Note that having the right lights for the evenings festivities make for great ambience and help to set the mood for the entire evening. It is a...

Know Your Asphalt Roof

An asphalt shingle roof in good condition will keep your family protected from water penetration, while a roof in poor or failing condition can cause headaches and large bills due to damage and urgency. Asphalt shingled roofs are by far the most common type of roof...

Ice Dam Removal Tips

You may have noticed long icicles hanging from your gutters and not realize the significance of the damage that may be occurring behind them. Icicles are usually one of the first warning signs of possible ice dams on your roof. This article will explain what ice dams...

Who Is Your Home Inspector ???

The Boston Globe recently had an article about Home Inspectors, the quality of inspections and the source of their inspection referrals. This article unfortunately points out some basic truths about the Home Inspection industry and how some Real Estate agents will...