Daily Blog from the Industry Experts on the latest home renovation trends.

Signs of Air Seal Failure in Your Attic

August 6th, 2019|

Many factors come into play while trying to maintain the desired temperature of your home in ever-changing New Jersey weather. While easily overlooked, leaks in your attic air seal are a common culprit in making this task more challenging. These leaks occur when small holes allow air to travel between the attic and living area, [...]

Basic Cleaning Guide for Vinyl Siding

July 30th, 2019|

One of the many benefits of having vinyl siding installed on your house is that it doesn’t require much maintenance. However, grime and mold may build up on the outside of your home, so it’s good to get into the habit of washing the siding a few times a year. If you’re unsure how to [...]

Determining Your Roofing Priority: Look, Strength or Efficiency

July 10th, 2019|

Putting a new roof on your house is a serious investment, and every homeowner has his or her own set of priorities when it comes to this upgrade. Are you most concerned about how the roof will look? How efficient it will be? What about its strength? It's important to consider all of these factors [...]

The Link Between Attics and Energy Loss

July 2nd, 2019|

When the weather changes dramatically from season to season, it's important to do all you can to maintain a consistent interior temperature. But if areas of your home easily lose energy, it becomes harder to maintain a comfortable environment while your HVAC system works harder and harder to do so. Looking for ways to cut [...]

How to Tell if Your Siding Was Installed Improperly

June 25th, 2019|

Having siding installed on your home is a great way to improve its appearance, save costs on energy bills and reduce the amount of maintenance needed on the exterior. However, there are several problems that can arise when the siding is installed incorrectly that can cause headaches for you in the long run. Check out [...]

Furnishing Your Deck

May 28th, 2019|

Adding a deck to your house is a big renovation that can enhance how you spend time in your backyard. With this new space at your disposal, there are plenty of options available to help you make the most of it. Whether you want to entertain guests, grill with the family or simply relax, the [...]

Assessing Wear or Damage in a Fiberglass Door

May 21st, 2019|

Fiberglass is an extremely strong and durable material to select for your entry door. Think of it as a happy-medium between steel and wood. A lot of homeowners love fiberglass doors because of how secure and energy efficient they are. Not to mention, they require very little maintenance, providing years of good looks and quality [...]

How Your Roof Influences Energy Use

May 14th, 2019|

The status of your roof can play a large part in how much energy you are consuming at home. If you find that your energy bills are higher than usual lately, it may be time to examine the condition of your roof and see if repairs or updates are needed. With this guide from New [...]

4 Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Home’s Siding

June 15th, 2018|

Under ideal conditions, siding can last for decades. However, no matter the type of siding, there comes a time when it can no longer protect your home from the elements. Below, we break down four signs that professional siding replacement services are necessary to shield your home, insulate it and restore your curb appeal. 1. [...]

Why Fiberglass Entry Doors Might Be Right for Your Home

May 30th, 2018|

Not long ago, fiberglass doors looked more at home on a boat than on a house. However, advances in technology have made fiberglass options the premier material for front entryways. Here are four reasons why you should consider installing a new fiberglass entry door in your home. Fiberglass doors mimic the look of wood doors.Today’s fiberglass [...]