November 20, 2016.
Buying a new entry door for a home is more complicated than many people realize. That is especially true if you are buying one for your dream home and need it to be absolutely perfect. Indeed, buying an entry door is about more than picking one that looks nice. After all, doors have a significant […]
November 9, 2016.
According to HomeAdvisor.com, a new roof costs between $4,690 and $9,034. Considering that the average price to have a new roof installed exceeds $6,500, it is easy to see why roofing warranties are so important. After investing so much of your hard-earned money in a quality roof, you should be able to rely on it […]
October 25, 2016.
Homeowners qualify for a Federal Tax Credit in 2016 for having upgraded certain heating, cooling, water heating, windows, doors and roofing systems in their home. The Consolidated Appropriations Act, signed in December 2015, retroactively renewed this tax credit effective January 1, 2015, expiring again on December 31, 2016. Any qualified equipment installed in 2015 or […]
October 10, 2016.
Energy Efficient Home Upgrades Qualify as 100% Tax Deductions Have you recently installed new windows or insulation to increase the value of your home, energy efficiency, or for a new look? This type of upgrade can qualify as a 100% state tax deduction for Idaho residents! Upgrades that are Included and Qualifications Idaho residents with […]
September 21, 2016.
There are certain home repairs that, when mentioned, will send the average homeowner into high anxiety. Foundation issues, termite damage, plumbing failure, and roofing repair all fit the bill, largely because of the anticipated price tag associated with such problems. However, you cannot afford to ignore roofing repair issues or you risk further damage and […]
September 8, 2016.
Many homeowners relish the idea expanding their natural light and view of the great outdoors, and increasing their curb appeal. Of course, this doesn’t necessarily mean you want to install a glass garage door in your living room in order to create one of the indoor/outdoor living spaces that have gained popularity of late. You […]
August 19, 2016.
Help Stop Roof Leaks Before They Start As a homeowner, you have a variety of annual maintenance tasks. You’ll have to hire a technician to inspect, clean, and repair your HVAC annually, a plumber to flush your water heater, and of course, a roofing specialist to inspect and maintain your roof. Unfortunately, while most people […]
August 1, 2016.
Once windows are installed in your home, chances are you won’t give them a second thought until you start to experience problems. Over time, your windows can suffer the wear and tear of age, just like any other part of your home. Age alone may not be enough to clue you in on when windows […]
July 10, 2016.
Replacing your windows may not be at the top of your home improvement list, but perhaps it should be. A window replacement may not be as large a project as building a swimming pool or a patio or completely remodeling your kitchen, but such a small project can have a huge impact on your life, […]
June 21, 2016.
The roof is perhaps the most overlooked structural components of the home. Homeowners look at it simply as an umbrella, a shield against storms and the scorching heat of the sun, when in fact, it’s a vital part of a system that plays a major role in the safety and structural integrity of the house. […]