5 02, 2018

How Gutters Affect Your Home’s Curb Appeal

February 5th, 2018|

To many homebuyers, gutters may seem like an afterthought – but longtime homeowners know otherwise. Gutters are essential to any well-kept home, as they help protect your property from wet weather conditions. Keep reading to learn why gutters have a serious impact on your home’s visual appeal and structural integrity. Poorly Maintained Gutters Can Damage [...]

31 01, 2018

Leak Protection: How to Keep Your Home Safe From Water Damage

January 31st, 2018|

Although leaks can be caused by a range of troublesome home issues, there are several measures that can be taken to keep your home free from pesky water damage. Here, we’ll explore three essential leak-protection measures and discuss how neglecting them could diminish the appearance and value of your property. Check to see if your [...]

28 12, 2017

Preparing the Deck for Winter

December 28th, 2017|

Before the first snowfall, it’s important to head outside and check your decking surfaces. Not only do you want to ensure that your deck can withstand the added weight of snow and ice, you should perform maintenance to keep your deck looking its best, season after season. Inspect the Surface Damaged, weathered and warped boards [...]

28 12, 2017

Enjoying Your Porch Enclosure

December 28th, 2017|

Experience the great outdoors, day or night, from the comfort of your porch enclosure. Whether you choose a screened-in enclosure or a fully enclosed sunroom, porch enclosures can add extra living space that your entire family can enjoy from season to season. Continue reading to learn about the two main types of porch enclosures and [...]

28 12, 2017

Last Minute Checks Before Winter Comes

December 28th, 2017|

Like it or not, winter is on its way, but there’s still plenty of time to complete your fall cleaning checklist before the cold, snowy weather arrives. Here are a few last-minute, pre-winter checks that’ll help make sure your Northern New Jersey home is ready for the winter season. Check Gutters and Downspouts By now, [...]

2 11, 2017

Watch Out for These Signs of Roof Damage

November 2nd, 2017|

Spotting roof damage early is important to prevent leaks down the road. Regular visual inspections on both the outside and inside of your home help spot signs of damage, if you know what to look for and address the problems quickly. Perform an Outdoor Inspection Roof inspections should be an annual or semi-annual (spring and [...]

9 10, 2017

Determining Whether a Patio or Deck is Right for You and Your Home

October 9th, 2017|

Many people use the terms deck and patio interchangeably to describe an outdoor entertainment space, but not all things are created equal. A patio and a deck might serve the same general purpose, such as a spot for grilling, entertaining, or a place to relax and watch the sunset at home however there are some [...]

2 10, 2017

Home Improvement Projects That Provide the Greatest Return on Investment

October 2nd, 2017|

One of the biggest questions homeowners ask themselves when investing money in home improvement projects is, ‘will the money we’re spending translate into added value to our home and provide a return on investment?’ The answer is it depends on how you’re spending the money and what potential buyers are looking for. Home improvement projects that [...]

25 09, 2017

Prevent Mold from Growing on Your Window Sills

September 25th, 2017|

Mold can grow anywhere, especially if moisture is nearby. Aside from keeping your windows tightly sealed and dry, there are other ways you can prevent mold from growing on your window sills. With a little diligence and basic housekeeping, you can keep your sills looking beautiful and mold free for years to come. Use Mildew Resistant [...]

18 09, 2017

6 Benefits of Choosing Vinyl Siding

September 18th, 2017|

Homeowners have a lot to consider during construction, including siding. While there are distinct benefits to every type, here are six reasons why vinyl siding is arguably the best option for most homes. It's Versatile. Unlike wood, stone, or aluminum counterparts, vinyl siding is customizable. It is available in over 350 colors, comes in a variety of textures [...]