Your home faces extreme temperatures, strong winds and heavy rain every year. To ensure its constant protection from the elements, we recommend investing in several home improvement projects. If not, your home may be at risk of water damage, an extensive and costly issue. Knox’s Construction, the leading roofing contractor, shares the top upgrades that can protect your home from water damage.
Unlike most home improvements, roof repair, maintenance and replacement are best left to a local roofing company. The benefits gained from having your roofing needs addressed by local professionals far outweigh whatever amount you might save if you had go with an amateur from out of town.
Having a roof replaced is an inevitable event every homeowner will have to go through. Given the materials and the importance of the roofing system, it rarely comes cheap.
Spring is the best time to tackle home improvements you had to put off during the snowy months. It lets you address any damage that happened in the winter, preventing undiscovered problems going from bad to worse. In today’s post, Knox’s Construction talks about the areas you should prioritize:
Attic ventilation is one of the biggest contributors to roof longevity, yet it’s usually misunderstood. Actually, a poorly ventilated attic is a common reason new roofing systems fail prematurely. To help your roof last for as long as possible with proper attic ventilation, Knox’s Construction debunks the popular misconceptions about it:
While your main goal when completing home improvement projects is to increase your home’s overall utility, curb appeal should also be a priority. There are certain additions and enhancements to prioritize when it comes to boosting curb appeal.
When buying gutters, aesthetics are actually the least important factor you need to consider. They do need to look good and blend in with the rest of your home exterior, but their functionality matters more than their beauty. [Read more…]
Choosing the perfect color for your replacement roof can be confusing and challenging. Leading manufacturers like CertainTeed® are coming up with new color blends, increasing the design possibilities available. While it’s a good thing to have plenty of options, it certainly makes it all too easy to pick the wrong one, too. [Read more…]