Do You Need Gutter Protection?

| 9 NOV 2018

We can’t control the weather, and when it rains heavily, it’s hard to control where the water goes. If the water gets into the wrong places, it can cause a lot of damage to our homes. If your home isn’t properly protected, it can cause flooding and leaks on the inside, which can destroy your home. That’s why investing in a good gutter system is important and will definitely be a beneficial addition to your home. However, having gutters will mean that you would constantly need to clean them to ensure that there is no backup or build-up, which could potentially ruin your home. Read on to learn how to protect your home from the elements of weather and how to protect your gutters from overflowing and damage. What are Gutters? Gutters or eavestroughs are placed around your roof and act as a rain catching system. They collect rainwater and snow and divert the elements away from the roof’s edge to keep it from flowing down. The water that is caught is then funneled through a downspout that lies at the edge of the roof and is also known as a downpipe, leader, or conductor. The water then flows down…

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How to Protect Your Windows for the Winter

| 9 November 2018

Canadian winters can be brutal, and it’s important to prepare your home for it! Before winter hits, many people take the time to make sure that their homes are well-equipped for the months ahead with freezing temperatures and heavy snowfall. Windows are extremely important facets to your home that need…

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Why Do We Need Energy Efficient Windows?

| 14 October 2018

Windows serve as a source of light, warmth, and protection. However, they also serve as a hub to the outdoors and can cause heat loss that can be quite significant during the winter in London, Ontario. The end result is your energy efficiency efforts will be compromised. It goes without…

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How Can You Make Windows Energy Efficient?

| 10 October 2018

There are only a few things in this world that are as beautiful as the dappled, soft light that shines through a window when the sun rises each morning. However, many Canadians have windows that allow far more than just soft beautiful light into their homes. If your windows are…

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Why Natural Light Should Be On Your Renovation Bucket List

| 22 September 2018

Home renovations can be both stressful and fun, from choosing materials and colours to designing the layout. The next time you think about home improvements, you should consider the benefits of natural lighting! Humans need sunlight in order to function properly, which is why having windows in a home is…

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Are Your Gutters a Fire Hazard?

| 4 September 2018

It is important to take fire prevention measures around your home. Some common precautions include trimming tree limbs that hang over your home, removing dried yard waste and cut grass, and cutting back any shrubs that are blocking your air conditioning unit. What many homeowners forget to do is clean…

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How a Fun Doormat Will Complement Your New Front Door

| 27 August 2018

When you have a brand-new front door, a fun doormat is the perfect way to complement it. Doormats not only help stop dirt at the door and prolong the life of your flooring, but they are the first expression of your unique personality that people experience when they walk up…

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