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Horizontal Or Vertical, Which Siding Is Better For My Home?

When you need to choose new siding for your home, you’ll have several decisions to make in terms of material and style. One of the key decisions you’ll make is choosing between horizontal or vertical siding. While you explore your options for siding in Barrie, consider the following information on horizontal and vertical styles.  Appearance… Continue reading

How Long Does Vinyl Siding Last?

On average, vinyl siding can last up to 40 years before it needs replacing. In some cases, it may even last up to 60 years. Compared to the longevity of many other housing materials, that’s a long time. If your home requires new vinyl siding in Barrie, allow us to walk you through the details… Continue reading

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Frequently Asked Questions and Answers About New Roofs

Making sure your home has a roof that’s in excellent condition is important in order to protect the interior from the elements. When you need to have a roof replacement done, you might be wondering what to expect from the installation process. Since this is a major home improvement job, you should know as much… Continue reading

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Metal Roof Maintenance Tips You Should Follow

Properly installed metal roofs provide durable, energy efficient protection for modern homes and businesses. Compared to asphalt roofs, metal roofs often last upwards of 50 years and can withstand the elements far better, requiring less overall upkeep and repair. Still, there are several maintenance steps you should follow to ensure your metal roof preserves optimal… Continue reading

What to Look For in a Roof When Buying a House

Your home’s roof is one of the most expensive components of your structure. The average Canadian residential roof costs $4,750. If you’re purchasing a new home, that’s not an expense you want to add to all of the other costs associated with moving. While you can’t be absolutely sure that you are buying a home… Continue reading

How to Know When Your Porch Needs a New Roof

Your porch provides a comfortable place to enjoy warm days whether it’s sunny or rainy. If the roof isn’t in good shape, though, you won’t get as much use out of your porch. A porch roof that’s in bad condition can also affect your home’s curb appeal. While roof repair in Barrie can help correct… Continue reading

Man using crowbar to remove rotten wood from leaky roof. After removing fascia boards he has discovered that the leak has extended into the beams and decking.

How to Remove Mold From Your Roof

While you certainly never want to come across mold growth anywhere in your home, there can also be problems if you find it on your roof. Yes, your roof is a place where mold and algae can develop, especially in areas that stay relatively shaded from direct sunlight. If you notice the presence of mold… Continue reading

Selecting the Best Siding Option For Canadian Weather

Looking for new house siding in Barrie? If so, then you should be taking into account everything that Mother Nature could be throwing its way before you make your materials selections — and keep in mind that Canadian weather isn’t always pleasant. So what are the best siding options to handle the Canadian weather, especially… Continue reading

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How Heavy Rain Impacts Your Roof

When Mother Nature rears her head, will your property be able to withstand heavy rain and inclement weather? For roofing in Barrie, heavy rain isn’t unusual — and it’s why it’s so important to ensure that the roof is in good working order. The last thing you want is water penetrating your property from above… Continue reading

Roof Maintenance Spring Cleaning Checklist

Winter weather can take a toll on your roof, which can increase the risk of having leaks and other problems develop this spring. Routine maintenance can help ensure that roof problems are caught and repaired early to stop damage from occurring. While you’re doing spring cleaning, you should include roof maintenance. Keep the following maintenance… Continue reading