4 Window Upgrades You Should Make This Summer

Jun 30 2017

As everybody knows, summer is the season for backyard barbecues, trips to the beach and yes, home renovations. It’s the perfect time of year to start ticking off to-dos from your backlog of things to fix up around the house. Even if your house may seem like it’s in perfect condition, one area that is […]

How to Get Raccoons and Other Wildlife out of Your Attic

Jun 24 2017

With April showers come May flowers, and a whole host of other creatures, big and small. Spring is baby season for many animals and cute as they may be, you probably don’t want them nesting in your attic. Unfortunately, invasive animals are the source of many a headache for a lot of homeowners, which is […]

What Causes a Roof to Leak During Heavy Rain?

May 30 2017

Water damage is one of the worst things that can happen to your home. The news of recent flooding in Quebec and BC – which is likely to cause hundreds of millions of dollars in damage – provides a timely reminder that heavy rainfall is one of the primary causes of water damage. Specifically, one […]

How to Protect Your Home from Flood Damage?

May 29 2017

Water damage is one of the worst things that can happen to your home – not only can the initial flood of water cause problem with electrical systems and damage to property, but  moisture can also settle into the walls or other structures in the house and cause problems in the long term.  Concurrent with the […]

Roofing Fever: Hot Roofing Trends for 2017

Apr 28 2017

As winter gives way to spring, chances are you’ve been daydreaming about making some changes around your home. If your roof was damaged over the winter, is more than 20 years old, or you’re simply looking to bring it into the 21st century, then investing in a new roof is not something you should simply […]

Does Home Insurance Cover Roof Damage?

Apr 25 2017

Insurance. Bring it up in any conversation and you’re guaranteed to get a few groans. That said, if you’re hearing groans, it’s because people know about it. These days, there’s insurance for everything, from your pets to your home. While most folks may not necessarily insure their kid’s guinea pig, homeowners’ insurance is just one […]

Post Winter Home Maintenance Tips

Mar 27 2017

Keeping your home in good condition is about more than just attacking problems whenever they occur. Home maintenance should be a year-round project. While this may sound annoying, doing small tasks on a regular basis is a good deal less painful than having to spend lots of energy and money all at once to deal […]