Pros & Cons of Roofing in 2019: Metal Roofing vs Asphalt Shingles

How to Choose the Roofing That is Right For You The roof is one of the first lines of defense in protecting your home and everything and everyone inside. But how do you decide what type of roofing is best for you? Which one is the most durable? Which will look the best on my home? What are the advantages and disadvantages of each type of roofing? With all of the types of roofing out on the market today, it can tend to get overwhelming. Well sit tight, because we're going to help you decide on the best option for

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Deck Maintenance 101

Deck Maintenance 101 Getting Your Deck Ready for Spring For those of us in the Midwest, our winters can be pretty brutal. So once spring rolls around and we can finally survive in the outdoors again, we don't waste any time getting back outside. Decks are the ideal spot for us Midwesterners to spend time relaxing, enjoying one another's company, and even having a meal and a refreshing drink. If you're lucky enough to have a view of a gorgeous lake, stunning rolling hills, or even a wonderfully landscaped yard, having an inviting deck is a must-have space in order

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20 Ideas for Your Next Exterior Home Remodeling and Renovation Project

20 Ideas for Your Next Exterior Home Remodeling and Renovation Project The exterior of your home plays a very important part in your home’s value. A well-maintained and updated exterior not only increases the value of a home, but also dictates a home's style. The appearance of your home’s exterior not only affects its own worth, but the worth of your neighbors’ homes, as well. When a remodel or renovation is being done to the exterior of a home, the style and architecture of the home should influence the updates being made. For example, steel features would be perfect for

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Why it Pays to do Your Homework Before Hiring a Contractor

Why it Pays to do Your Homework Before Hiring a Contractor. How to Find a Dependable Contractor – A Checklist You’ve probably heard a horror story or two about someone hiring a contractor and, when all is said and done, the work ended up being a shoddy job; maybe they even took the money and run. This is why it is absolutely critical to do thorough research before you hire a contractor for your next renovation. Before You Hire a Contractor… Step 1: Ask For References Come up with a list of potential contractors by asking trusted family and friends

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Welcoem to Above and Beyond Roofing and Construction's Blog Page Custom Windows and Doors...When looking to begin replacing your windows and doors, you are faced with two different options – standard or custom. While standard windows and doors are often the more popular, lower-priced options, we’re here to show you why you should seriously consider... Read More... Roofing 101We don’t think about the roofs over our heads much, but really, every roof is doing an essential function in keeping us safe and secure. We take roofs for granted yet they’re everywhere we go. The roofs we have at home should

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Custom Windows and Doors – Why You Should Make the Investment

When looking to begin replacing your windows and doors, you are faced with two different options – standard or custom. While standard windows and doors are often the more popular, lower-priced options, we’re here to show you why you should seriously consider custom windows and doors for your home. What are the Benefits of Custom Windows? Energy Efficient Not only do standard windows offer little customization when it comes to shapes and sizes, but they also tend to be less energy efficient than custom windows. While you may just assume that a window is “energy efficient” or it’s not, that

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Roofing 101

6 Things to Think About When Fixing Your Roof We don’t think about the roofs over our heads much, but really, every roof is doing an essential function in keeping us safe and secure. We take roofs for granted yet they’re everywhere we go. The roofs we have at home should always be sturdy and secure and keep you and your family safe. When looking into installing a new roof, there are things you must learn in order to provide you and your family the best roof possible. Whether you think much about the roof over your head or not,

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