Upgrading a Deck to Suit Your Needs

Decks are a wonderful addition to your home whether they incorporate daily activities with your family or offer a luxurious spot to entertain guests. Unfortunately, many new homes are built with a fairly small, generic, deck to complete the house rather than incorporate the needs of your home. There are solutions in that a deck can be expanded, customized, or upgraded to suit your needs.

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The Differences Between Residential and Commercial Roofing

Although residential homes can incorporate flat roofs and commercial buildings often have pitched roofs with traditional asphalt shingles, there are architectural paradigms as to what roof suits the needs of a particular building. In general terms, homes can accommodate a more appealing style which suits the taste of the homeowner while a commercial building requires function over form with a practical design that is proven to hold up under the most dire of weather. There are some more subtle differences in roofing design which distinguish how a roof is built for a house or a commercial building.

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Roofing and Restoration

Roofing isn't always a part of damage restoration, but it often is when a storm is the cause of the damage or when a disaster situation causes extended damage which in turn compromises the structural integrity of a roof. Ideally, a company you hire for restoration services will be able to handle the entire job both on the interior and exterior of your home rather than having different contractors conduct different aspects of each repair.

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How to Choose the Perfect Deck for Your Home

Spring and summer are the perfect seasons to add a new deck. The weather is perfect, and everyone is looking forward to a great bar-b-que. If you are in the market for a new deck, then there are a few things you should consider when it comes to getting the perfect deck for your household.

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Is Your Commercial Roof a Liability?

Your employees rely on you to keep them safe while they are at work. From maintaining the parking lot to ensuring they have the safety gear they need, keeping them safe is a top priority for them. However, if you don’t maintain your commercial roof, then you could be exposing your business to liability.

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How to Choose the Right Windows

Your windows are your connection with the outside world when you are in your home. From the outside, they are like an accessory to make your home more appealing from the road. As important as your windows are, it’s important that you choose the right windows for your home. To ensure you don’t go wrong with your window choice, consider these tips when replacing your windows.

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Remodeling? Consider Installing Smart Gadgets

If you are considering remodeling your home, then you may be looking for tips and tricks that’ll make your remodel a success. You may also be focusing your efforts on either your bathroom or kitchen to ensure you maximize your home’s value. Another approach you can take is to install smart gadgets. By doing this, you will make your home more comfortable, and you may be able to reduce the cost of your utilities.

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How to Choose a Disaster Restoration Company

Following a disaster, the last thing you want to deal with is a disaster restoration company that can’t handle your recovery. You want a team of professionals who are ready to get to work after they assess the extent of the damage. At Intelligent Design Corp (IDC), we want that for you too. To help you determine the restoration company that’s perfect for you, we’ve created the list below.

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The Problem Within: How Poor Ventilation can Destroy Your Roof

Sometimes, poor ventilation isn’t only a comfort problem. A lot of people inquiry about attic ventilation—and for good reason. If your home’s attic and roof ventilation aren’t taken care of, moisture can increase. Mold can thrive. Damages can occur. Often, homeowners find themselves needing emergency surfaces, due to fully preventable disasters.

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Understanding the Value of a Metal Roof

If you are in the market for a new roof, then it’s no secret that metal roofs are one of the best options on the market for homes. Many roofing companies are touting the superiority of metal roofs. However, with an industry fascination for metal roofs, it’s easy for consumers to resist the roof’s appeal due to the hype. Many may think the benefits espoused by industry professionals are simply selling points. However, you get real value when you invest in a metal roof.

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