Owning a home is not as glamorous as the media has it out to be. It requires a lot of time and effort. Researching a project in order to DIY is confusing, time-consuming and dangerous if not completed correctly. So, it is crucial that you hire a professional. To better understand what we do, here are some answers to some tough questions. Welcome to Roofing and Construction 201! [Read more…] about Roofing & Construction 201
No matter where you live, a fire can start where you least expect it. The National Fire Protection Agency estimates that United States fire departments responded to 355,440 house fires from 2015 to 2016. However, your chimney can also cause a house fire. Here’s what you need to know about chimney fires and protecting your Wisconsin home. [Read more…] about Chimney Fires: How to Protect Your Wisconsin Home
The first chimney we know about dates back to the 12th century. Before that, people placed fire pits in the middle of their dwellings.
Back then, homeowners didn’t really understand how their chimneys worked or why taking care of them was so important. So, even though there was a hole in the roof, the homes were constantly filled with smoke and there was always the danger of the house going up in flames. [Read more…] about How Does a Chimney Work and Why Does it Need Maintenance?
How many homeowners reading this post would say that they take good care of their homes?
If you clean the gutters, get your roof checked out after every long winter, and spend time mowing and fertilizing your lawn, you may think that you’re doing every home maintenance task a homeowner should do. [Read more…] about Driveway Maintenance: 4 Simple Steps That Will Dramatically Extend Your Driveway’s Life