Chicago windows

Homeowners like to replace old appliances with shiny new energy efficient ones. They also like to keep an eye on the thermostat, run major appliances after a certain hour, and monitor their home’s water usage. But did you know that drafty windows can add 10% to 25% to the average energy bill? It all has to do with air flow.

When the weather turns hot, cold air can leak out through a drafty window. Old home windows are also fairly terrible at regulating temperature, so they soak up the hot sunlight from outside which heats up the house. Which then in turn makes the AC unit work harder at regulating the inside temperature. If this concerns you, replacement windows need to be on your To-Do list.

Can Replacement Windows Save You Money in the Lon

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Pools tampa fl

A pool is one of the finer things in life, meant to be enjoyed. In 2014, the Houzz Spring Landscaping Trends Study found that 83% of those surveyed felt their backyard was an ideal place to entertain guests. One important part of having a great and entertaining backyard space is with the inclusion of a pool. Over time, every pool will begin to show signs of wear. It’s wise to stay ahead of full scale replacements by learning a few common signs to call for professional pool help. Here are five signs you need to call a pool contractor.

  1. Stains Appear on Surface of Pool

    Many different materials can cause stains on the surface of a pool. Cleaning stains off of a pool’s surface on your own is a risky endeavor. Scrubbing one area incorrectly or using the wrong products could cause

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Roof installation

When it comes to roofing materials, many homeowners may not be aware of the best type of roof for their home. Since some types of roofs may be more durable in areas that experience heavy weather conditions, it’s important to consult with a roofing company.

Durability and Longevity

A recent consumer survey on roofing materials revealed that durability and longevity were at the top of the list when determining which type of roof to purchase. Durability was the determining factor for 88% of the participants, and longevity was the determining factor for 83% of the participants.

Homeowners that live in areas with heavy storms, hail, high winds, and snowfall, may decide to have metal roofs installed. In addition to being durable, they also have a long lifespan when they receive regular roof ma

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