Amazing Advantages of LP® SmartSide® Panel Siding
LP® SmartSide® Panel Siding offers the warmth of traditional timber with the unique advantages of treated wood technology. On the outside, its physical characteristics match other alternatives to wood siding, especially when it comes to the textural design, but the LP panel siding system outperforms its counterparts in many departments.
Why Do You See Dark Streaks on Your Roof?
Millions of perfectly beautiful American homes become ugly with discoloration. Many homeowners blame it on mold, mildew, moss or even tree sap, but the real culprit is actually blue-green algae. While it has “blue-green” in the name, it looks black or brown because of the coating it generates to combat ultraviolet (UV) rays. It stays on roofs, feeds on moisture and gets nutrients from dust in the air. Considering about 80% of properties in the U.S. are constantly exposed to these elements, these microscopic pests cause a pandemic mess.
What’s the Difference Between Re-Roofing and Re-Covering?
When restoring your home, you have two options: re-roof and re-cover. The former involves the replacement of your entire roofing system, including the removal of old shingles and installation of the new sheathing. On the other hand, re-covering your roof is simply adding a fresh layer of shingles over existing ones.
Everything You Need to Know About GAF’s Timberline® Shingles
The GAF Timberline® collection is North America’s best-selling asphalt roofing shingles. It features six products with unique but equally impressive qualities to meet every home improvement need and budget.
6 Telltale Signs That You Need Better Siding
Want to give your home an upgrade? Replacing the siding might do the trick. Of course, getting new siding for your home will cost you some, so you’ll want to make sure you have enough reasons to pay for a replacement. If you see the following signs on your current siding, then replacement is definitely a viable option.