7 Home Improvement Ideas to Keep Your Home Warm in the Winter

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With the winter months fast approaching, it’s critical to prepare your home for the changing temperatures. A few simple home improvements can help your home stay warm during this festive season. And not only can home improvements keep your home warm this winter, but they can also help you reduce your energy bills. (more…)

Preparing Your Home for The Winter

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With the festive season fast approaching, the last thing on your mind is preparing your home for the change in seasons. Unfortunately, if you want to avoid costly issues this winter, it’s a good idea to prepare your home before the temperature drops. Let’s explore some tasks you can perform to help get ready for the coldest part of the year. (more…)

Is Your Attic Properly Insulated?

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Your home’s insulation is critical if you want to keep you and your family warm this winter. Many homeowners think insulation issues are primarily related to thin windows and outdated doors, but your attic’s insulation also plays a significant role in your home’s ability to retain heat. If your attic isn’t adequately insulated, your house might be leaking heat and placing stress on your heating system. (more…)

Why You Should Have Your Gutters Cleaned Before the First Snowfall

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With the festive season approaching, the last thing many property owners are worried about is their gutters. Unfortunately, this means that many families might face issues when temperatures begin to drop, and snow begins to fall. Cleaning your gutters is critical if you want to be fully prepared for this winter. (more…)

Top 10 Roofing Safety Tips to Remember

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Some property owners insist on DIY roof inspections and repairs. While it’s always best to leave this type of job to professionals, there are a few safety tips that can help you reduce the chances of an accident. Below, let’s look at ten critical safety tips for roofing. (more…)

How to Keep Your Home Cool This Summer

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Summer is the season of sun, surf and sand, but it quickly loses its appeal when your home is just as hot as the outdoors. If you’ve got air conditioning, you can live in relative ease, but you may find that the prices for cooling your home will break your bank. If you’re looking to reduce your AC usage, there are a couple of other things you can do to help cool your home this summer. (more…)

Why You Should Avoid Storm Chasers

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If your neighborhood has been affected by strong storms and high winds recently, beware of contractors knocking on your door offering to fix your home’s roof! “Storm chasers” are shady or disreputable contractors soliciting business after a storm has passed through. How do you know the difference between a storm chaser and a legitimate, reliable roofing contractor? Check out some tips below and be sure to call the home repair and renovation experts at Authentic Restoration, (252) 904-3995, for all your home roof repairs and replacement needs. (more…)

How to Identify If a Roof System Has Problems

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Some residential roofing problems are apparent even from the street, especially if your area has been hit by strong storms recently. High winds, thick rain, and hail and storm debris strip away shingles and flashing and might even cause a roof to sag and collapse. However, not all damage to a roofing system is quite that obvious! For more information about keeping your roof in good working order and for all your home’s roofing needs, call the home repair and renovation experts at Authentic Restoration, (252) 904-3995. (more…)

How a New Roof Affects Your Home’s Curb Appeal

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Your home’s curb appeal is vital for several reasons. The improved curb appeal of any house can increase its overall value. However, a shabby, rundown appearance can make your property seem unwelcoming and impersonal. To find out more about how a new roof increases a home’s curb appeal, and for all the residential roof repairs and new roof installation work you need, call Authentic Restoration Roofing Rocky Mount at (252) 904-3995. (more…)