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Feb 02
Springtime Roofing Maintenance Tips

Springtime Roofing Maintenance Tips

So…how’s your roof doing? If you’re like many homeowners across the U.S., you might not have any idea what condition your roof is in. That’s not too surprising – most folks don’t want to take the time or risk their health climbing up on a ladder to see. But, if you’re anything like us, you’re not opposed to a little DIY magic from time to time. The National Roofing Contractors Association recommends that homeowners […]

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Jan 31
5 Reasons to Hire a Professional for Large Painting Projects

5 Reasons to Hire a Professional for Large Painting Projects

Painting your whole home or place of business is a very daunting task. While painting a single room is feasible for most homeowners, a large-scale painting project can be time-consuming at best and dangerous at worst. Many home and business owners prefer to hire a professional painting company for big painting projects – it not only saves them time but helps prevent mediocre results and even injuries. Let’s take a look at 5 reasons […]

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Jan 15
5 Signs Your Home Needs New Gutters Installed

5 Signs Your Home Needs New Gutters Installed

Think of your home’s gutters and downspouts as the unsung hero of your house. When installed correctly, your home’s gutters play a significant role in protecting against all forms of precipitation. Though they tend to remain out of sight and out of mind, gutters help prevent a plethora of moisture-related problems that could cost you a fortune in repairs. If you are a smart homeowner, you have probably had Storm Guard Roofing & Construction […]

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Nov 08
How to Hang Christmas Lights Without Ruining Your Roof

How to Hang Christmas Lights Without Ruining Your Roof

If you love decorating your home for the holidays, December is an excellent time of the year to do so. Nothing says “holiday cheer” quite like a brilliant Christmas light display for you and your neighbors to enjoy. However, if you’re planning on hanging Christmas lights on your own, you should be cautious about damaging your roof in the process. Before you climb your ladder and string your lights, check out these helpful tips […]

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Nov 04
5 Signs Your Businesses’ Roof Needs Maintenance

5 Signs Your Businesses’ Roof Needs Maintenance

Your commercial property’s roof is its first line of defense against wind, rain, sleet, snow, and other elements. Add to that the time it takes to fix your roofing issues, and you can see how problems like this impact your business.  One inconvenienced customer can lead to bad reviews online and a loss in sales. For those reasons, we’re listing 5 common signs that your commercial roofing needs professional maintenance. Indoor Water Damage: Spots […]

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Oct 24
Common Vinyl Siding FAQs

Common Vinyl Siding FAQs

Exterior siding gives your home a complete, polished finish that provides protection and looks great. At Storm Guard, we get questions about vinyl siding every day – questions that we thought we would compile and answer for our fantastic customers. If you have questions about vinyl siding, there’s a good chance we’ll answer it in this blog post! Does Vinyl Siding Require Regular Maintenance? There really isn’t any outdoor feature – from windows to […]

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Oct 04
How Ice Impacts Your Gutters and How to Protect Them

How Ice Impacts Your Gutters and How to Protect Them

Every winter, when the temperatures drop and cold weather rolls in, we get questions from homeowners about how to protect their gutter systems from winter weather and ice. Questions like “What will the winter weather do to my gutters?” and “Can my gutter system survive an ice storm?” are not unusual to hear as December approaches. The fact is, ice does indeed impact your gutters if you aren’t prepared. The good news? There are […]

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Sep 20
Cleaning Your Home’s Roof - 5 Do’s and Don’ts

Cleaning Your Home’s Roof – 5 Do’s and Don’ts

Ever notice dark, discolored areas on the shady spots of your roof? Upon first glance, some homeowners might get the impression that mold has taken hold over the surface of their roof’s shingles. In reality, the black areas or streaks on your roof are colonies of algae. Conversely, if you notice green patches scattered about your roof, you’re dealing with moss. Moss can present serious problems for asphalt shingles, which eventually curl up and […]

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Sep 04
Top 5 Window Replacement Tips

Top 5 Window Replacement Tips

Choosing the right window replacements for your home can be a little overwhelming. From sorting through various window styles and glass options to coating choices and installation decisions, your eyes can get crossed quickly. Installing replacement windows is a serious investment. As such, you should be as informed as possible before you start the process. With some due diligence and a little information, it’s a process that doesn’t have to be too painful. To […]

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Aug 21
5 Roofing FAQs Answered

5 Roofing FAQs Answered

Your roof is one of the most essential parts of your home. It shields you from outside elements like rain, sleet, and snow. It helps keep you warm when the weather is cold, and it even adds character to your home’s appearance. While most homeowners understand these basic facts, we get questions every day about other roofing issues.  We have compiled some of the most common Frequently Asked Questions that we get at our […]

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