The Weight of Winter Snow on Your Roof

Roofs are strong structures that can endure a lot, but the weight of snow can harm them seriously. Steep-sloping roofs are safer from the harm than low-pitched or flat roofs – the steeper the pitch, the easier it is for the snow blanket to slide down -, but snow is a...

Tips for Planning Your Exterior Home Renovation

Exterior home renovation projects, even small ones, such as refreshing the paint or correcting a crack in the siding, can cause lots of disruption to your daily life and can be successful only if they are planned and executed carefully and completed by professionals...

Winter Weather in Nebraska and Your Siding

Located right in the middle of Tornado Alley, Nebraska is a state frequently affected by major storms, especially through spring and summer and also known for its hot summers and harsh winters. All these special climate conditions require local building owners to pay...

Exterior Home Trends For 2020

Home exterior design trends usually stay relevant for about a decade, but shorter-lived new trends come in each year – here are the trends to expect for 2020: Darker colors for the walls, contrasted with lighter trim colors – in the past, darker colors appeared mostly...

Leaky Windows and Your Energy Bill

The windows on any building serve multiple purposes, providing a view of the world outside, letting in natural light and providing a way to promote the exchange of air between the building interior and the exterior. Unfortunately, windows, especially old, damaged...

How Your Roof Can Help Keep the Heat In This Winter

Roof insulation should be a topic of interest for any homeowner. In the case of a poorly insulated home, over 25% of the total energy loss occurs at the roof level. This percentage helps us understand the importance of adding quality insulation. Roof insulation...

How Does Your Roof Affect Your Utility Bill?

The thermal comfort of a house is greatly influenced by the quality of the roof. The differences between an efficient thermal roof and a poor quality roof can be noticed in the utility bill. A strong roof, with proper insulation will prevent air transfer and ensure...

What to Expect During the Winter Months in Nebraska

In Nebraska, you may need to prepare your snow shovels in winter, because temperature may be very cold, and the amounts of snow – considerable.  Have quality replacement windows Lincoln area homes installed to keep the warm in and the cold out. If you are a driver,...

Your Roof and the Weight of Winter Snow

The snow accumulates on inclined roof surfaces of up to 60°, and above this value, it typically slips down. Therefore, the slope of the roof is inversely proportional to the size of the snow layer that is deposited on the roof. The steeper the roof, the more resistant...