New roofing allows you to cut cooling costs while improving curb appeal. Remodeling Magazine reveals a new roofing system can also have a big impact on home resale value. Remodeling Magazine’s 2013 Cost vs. Value Report says a new roof adds almost $12,000 to a home resale value. It also revealed that homeowners can recover an average of 62.9% of the installation cost of a new roof.
Whenever severe weather occurs, immediate storm damage repair assessment is needed to determine how badly your roof may have been hit. After a hailstorm, for instance, roof damage specialists rely on certain hail-related factors to help determine the severity of possible roofing issues arising from it. Such factors include hail velocity, size and density, along with what type of roof you have on your home.
Picking out great exteriors for your home is necessary to maintain its high curb appeal over time. However, some homeowners have no control over matching their roofing with their siding, for instance, because they either had no input during the construction or they moved into an older home. If you are either type of homeowner and are soon getting a roof and siding replacement, or storm damage repair done, now is a great time to ensure that your roof and siding complement each other to make your home more visually appealing.
Many weather conditions cause damage to your home and property. One phenomenon though that people often overlook is the harm a hailstorm can cause your home. Hail the size of golf balls – or larger – will wreak havoc on your home and other belongings. In this post, your storm damage repair experts discuss how to deal with hail damage.
It may difficult to predict what exactly can happen to your home during a storm, but that doesn’t mean you need to feel helpless against it either. There are things you can do to prepare yourself and your home against possible storm damage. For instance, you can hire roof repair and maintenance contractors before a storm even hits your area. This will allow you to determine how well you are protected. And if it turns out that you’re not at all safe, then you can take necessary actions to fix that. [Read more…]