Your Home Improvement Checklist for Fall

Around this time of year, we often hear how homeowners experience the feeling of Fall's cold weather "sneaking up" on them. We can certainly understand this, but it's important to note that the change in seasons brings about some important concerns for your home. Early fall is the best time to get a head start on these home [...]

By |2019-06-23T08:25:03-05:00September 12th, 2016|Home Improvement TIps, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Your Home Improvement Checklist for Fall

Summertime Can Expose Your Home’s Problem Areas

The Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill Triangle area has a reputation for having hot, humid summers, and it's no surprise that this weather has certain negative impacts on the structure and exterior of your home. Heat and humidity can not only expose the problem areas around your home, but it can also accelerate the wear and tear to [...]

By |2019-06-23T08:26:39-05:00August 3rd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Summertime Can Expose Your Home’s Problem Areas

Aristocrat Awnings Add Comfort and Convenience to Your Entire Home!

Summer is here, and North Carolina is heating up. The hot weather has many of us looking to find that balance between enjoying the outdoors without getting too hot. Awnings may be your answer! The leading manufacturer in awnings, Aristocrat, provides convenient, durable solutions for every home. Awnings are a great solution for your deck, [...]

By |2019-06-23T08:27:08-05:00July 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Aristocrat Awnings Add Comfort and Convenience to Your Entire Home!

Beat the Heat this Summer with Covered Outdoor Spaces

If you live in the Raleigh-Durham area, you know that the area comes alive in the summer with outdoor festivals, live music, great food and plenty to do. But Triangle natives would agree that along with its bustling entertainment and Southern hospitality, summertime in North Carolina means humidity and hot temperatures. What can you do to protect your [...]

By |2019-06-23T08:27:38-05:00June 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Beat the Heat this Summer with Covered Outdoor Spaces

Insulated Siding: Keep Your Home Comfortable All Year

There’s one thing we can all agree on: wanting to hold onto more of our hard-earned dollars. So, when working with homeowners who comment on wanting to be sure their home is functioning most efficiently, we often recommend they go with insulated vinyl siding. Vinyl siding is optimal for its higher R-value, lower thermal bridging, [...]

By |2019-06-23T08:28:00-05:00May 10th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Insulated Siding: Keep Your Home Comfortable All Year

Don’t Renovate for the Next Owners – Renovate So YOU Can Enjoy!

We hear it all the time: “I want to renovate my house to get it ready to put on the market.” While we certainly understand the importance of remodeling your home to make it more appealing to potential buyers, it’s fascinating what folks will spend on others that they won’t invest for themselves. Why would you want [...]

By |2019-06-23T08:28:22-05:00May 4th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Don’t Renovate for the Next Owners – Renovate So YOU Can Enjoy!

Prepare for Your Best Summer Yet with a New Screened-In Porch

There is nothing worse when sitting down to a nice summer meal outside on the back deck, than dealing with pesky flies and mosquitos buzzing around your food. With a screened-in porch, you can enjoy time outdoors without the company of bugs. You can also host gatherings rain or shine, knowing that your porch is [...]

By |2019-06-23T08:29:36-05:00March 28th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Prepare for Your Best Summer Yet with a New Screened-In Porch

5 Signs it’s Time to Replace Your Front Door

Knock, Knock! You may not particularly take note of your front door every time you enter and leave your home, but it may be time to take a closer look at this very important part of your home. Your front door does more than just protect you from the outdoors – it welcomes guests as the first [...]

By |2019-06-23T08:29:56-05:00February 17th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 5 Signs it’s Time to Replace Your Front Door

Fiberglass, Steel, & Wood: How to Choose the Right Entry Door for Your Home

       Entry doors serve many purposes for your home. They offer security, a barrier between your home and outdoor elements, and also provide a beautiful first impression to your house. Choosing a door that you want to represent your family as the focal point that welcomes guests and sets the stage for your [...]

By |2019-06-23T08:30:25-05:00February 17th, 2016|Entry Doors|Comments Off on Fiberglass, Steel, & Wood: How to Choose the Right Entry Door for Your Home

Choosing the Right Window Replacement System

Weather experts are predicting that the central North Carolina region of Raleigh, Durham and the Triangle is likely to expect a wet and cold winter this year. Add wind to the mix and you will probably start to notice how well (or poorly) the windows work in your house. Over time, window seals, sashes and frames age and become less efficient [...]

By |2019-06-23T08:31:27-05:00January 18th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Choosing the Right Window Replacement System