Soffits and fascia boards are vital to the proper functioning of your roof, gutters, and overall home appeal. Soffits are positioned between the roof and the siding of your home. Soffits assist maintain a comfortable indoor temperature. Hot, humid air escapes the soffits, while cool, dry air is drawn in. Fascia boards are used to finish the roof overhang and add to the home’s curb appeal. When you clean your… Continue Reading
As a homeowner, you might ask yourself: what is an insurance estimate? Also known as a claim summary, an insurance estimate is a document that estimates the expenses of repairing or replacing your home. Your home’s roof, inside and exterior, as well as any detached structures like a shed or gazebo, are all part of your home’s spreadsheet. It can also include storm-damaged personal property like mailboxes and patio furniture.
Replacing your windows is a good way to protect the value of your home. However, there are a lot of things to consider when it comes to choosing your replacement windows. If you are planning a home renovation, especially window replacement, you should be aware of the factors that determine the cost of the project.
Weather is affecting your gutters constantly. High-speed winds, heavy rainfall, hail, snow, and ice can all create serious, often non-repairable damage to your roof’s drainage system. Therefore, after every severe weather occurrence, a thorough roof inspection is required. Your gutters can be the most hard-hit victim of storm damage around your house without you realizing it. This means your gutters can take the brunt of the wind’s force.
Using a single texture for your home’s exterior gives it a lovely and clean look. In fact, consistency becomes a huge part of its charm. But there’s also something to be said about mixing and matching different textures to create a bolder, more unique look. If you’re willing to try it out, let these tips from your trusted siding and door replacement company, Polk Contracting, Inc. get you started.