Category Archives: Siding

Social Media and Review sites

Social media is certainly the trend to keep your name out front and on top of the contracting business or any business for that matter. It’s wonderful to see Likes and comments regarding the company and the work we do. … Continue reading

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How Does Homeowner’s Insurance Work?

I wish I could tell you specific details, but I can’t. Our experience, particularly this year with a July hail storm has been spuratic.  In most cases an adjuster comes out to assess the damage, sometimes meeting the contractor on … Continue reading

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Can Siding Be Done In The Winter?

The short answer is sometimes. Most siding is made of vinyl.  In extreme temperatures a possibility of cracking when cutting and nailing may occur. Siding is best done when temperatures are above 32 degrees. If the materials are stored in … Continue reading

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What to Consider When Siding

There are so many products to use for siding your home.  When making your decision think about your surrounding environment. You should use at least a mid-grade vinyl if you are not looking to upgrade.  If you use a lower … Continue reading

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How to Question Your Contractor

When a contractor or salesperson comes to do an estimate there are a few key things to make sure he has included.  Some companies offer a great deal to get you to call and then add cost onto the back … Continue reading

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Is the Frankenstorm ‘Sandy’ Doing Damage to Your Roof or Siding?

The winds are blowing steady and strong in the Metro Detroit area and may cause damage to your roof and siding. Look up when leaving your home to see if shingles are lifted or missing tabs.  They may be on … Continue reading

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How to Tell When You Have Hail or Storm Damage

Hail may cause significant damage to your roof. It isn’t always easy to detect. The larger the hail the heavier the impact to your shingles and siding. Damage to your asphalt/fiberglass roof may resemble a fist punched into sand. This … Continue reading

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