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Articles in Roofers
Total number of blog post(s): 49
Echols Home Improvements is a fixture in the Atlanta roofing and exterior home renovation scene—in fact, the company’s name probably rings a bell if you’ve ever considered new windows, siding, or a roof for your metro-Atlanta home. Home improvement is a competitive industry, ...
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The importance of your home’s roof really can’t be overstated. Without a solid, functioning roof, a house quickly turns into an uncomfortable place to live—not something any homeowner wants to endure. To protect your investment and your health, prioritize keeping ...
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A new roof is a big investment that can last anywhere from 15 to over 50 years given proper installation and maintenance. Before starting such a comprehensive project, it’s important to understand the factors that influence the longevity and curb appeal of a roof, and how to ...
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A roofing system protects your home from inclement weather, provides insulation, and drains water away from the home, making it an essential part of the structure. Conducting regular maintenance and inspections on your roof is one of the best ways to ensure that your home ...
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Across Atlanta, you can see roofs covered in asphalt shingles—from the historic homes in Candler Park to the recently renovated homes in the West End. There are even million-dollar homes situated blocks from Piedmont Park that use asphalt shingles to cover their roofs ...
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Homeownership comes with many expensive projects, and it is natural to want to try and handle some tasks yourself to keep costs down. For a handy homeowner, outdoor home repair is a tempting place to save money. Roof repairs, gutter cleaning, and even tree ...
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Man, it’s getting hot in here. Wildfires are becoming a threat to increasing numbers of Americans as a changing climate creates more favorable conditions for conflagrations across the country. Hotter weather combined with longer and more severe droughts are bad ...
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When you own a home, maintenance becomes an inevitability. You may not encounter major issues for quite a while, but at some point, an appliance will give up, or you’ll discover some foundation work that needs immediate attention, or your roof will start to leak. You get ...
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For most of the past decade, South Florida rode a wave of unusual luck. Despite being well-known as a regular target of Atlantic and Caribbean tropical storms, not a single hurricane made landfall in Florida for over ten years. That record-breaking stretch came to an ...
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The sticker price on a quality remodel can be shocking. After labor, insurance, supplies, and other incidentals, the tally can rise much further than you’d hoped. Because of these factors, it can be tempting to cut corners. On smaller jobs in particular, you might be thinking about ...
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