Build a Better Community Contest Entry

What You Need To Know About Repairing Roof Flashing

Roof flashing is a thin metal sheet, usually galvanized steel, installed on your roof to channel rainwater away from critical areas. Its typically installed wherever the roof surface meets a vertical plane, such a dormer or a wall. It’s also used to surround important roof features like chimneys, skylights, and vents. Flashing prevents water from [...]

4 Things To Look For In Your Roof Replacement Cost

When you need to have the roof replaced on your Sacramento home, it’s important to understand what to expect in terms of the overall cost. Knowing what goes into roof replacement costs can help you determine your budget for this type of job. There are certain things you should look for when you’re gathering information [...]

How To Increase Home Value With New Siding

Most Californians, says the U.S. Census Bureau, will move around 11.4 times in their lifetimes. Sure, some of those moves involve no homes (college, military service), but for most Shingle Springs residents, selling and buying a home is part of their past and future. You need every strategy available to boost curb appeal and home [...]

Composite vs. Wood: The Best Material For Your New Deck

Decking material options have dramatically increased over the last couple of years, with wood and composite decks taking the lead in terms of affordability, aesthetics, and maintenance needs. Whether you’re still sketching a blueprint or breaking ground for your new home, it pays to understand the different decking options on offer and choose the right [...]

6 Things You Need To Know About Hiring A Roofing Contractor

Having a quality roof installation or replacement is a good investment for your home. But since no two residential roofing companies are created equal, you need to take your time to learn a few things about hiring a roofing contractor. Carefully researching prospective contractors will help you make a better choice in the hiring process. [...]