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The Top 5 Benefits of Fiber Cement Siding

Posted 04-13-2017 at 05:43 AM by lge77

Trying to decide which type of siding to use for your home exterior can be quite a chore. Of course, you want your home to look amazing, you want a wide variety of colors and styles to choose from, and, most importantly, you want it to last.

You will find all of those things, and more, by choosing fiber cement siding.

Chances are that you have already seen this type of siding around town and were not even aware of it, since it looks exactly like painted hardwood siding....
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Guide to Choosing the Right Grade of Plywood

Posted 04-06-2017 at 11:44 AM by lge77
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Choosing the right plywood for your application can be a daunting task. The price variations can be quite complicated, and what exactly are those letters on the label? Understanding what these letters mean as well as different purposes for each is crucial to choosing the right material. Similarly, understanding the different finishes can take your project to the next level.



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6 High-Performing Features for a Better Home

Posted 03-28-2017 at 10:39 AM by lge77
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High-performance homes are like an orchestra. You must make certain that all of the energy-saving features are perfectly coordinated for optimal performance. If just one instrument, or feature, is “out of tune,” it can disrupt the entire performance. Get some ideas about how your home can work with these 6 high-performing features, then talk to an architect who specializes in green homes. He or she will be the conductor, ensuring that each of the features will perform properly with the other features...
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5 DIY projecst to "spring" into Spring

Posted 03-11-2017 at 10:43 AM by Windows on Wash

Winter is finally coming to an end and Spring is in the air. Everyone is looking forward to the first daffodils, buds on the trees and the opportunity to spend less time cooped up inside and more time outdoors in the fresh air.

Spring also ushers in the start of home improvement season, which makes this a perfect time to do some jobs around the home to see how it held up during the harsh winter. To give you a head start on the process, here are 5 home improvement projects to...
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Siding and Energy Savings

Posted 01-28-2017 at 05:38 PM by Windows on Wash

Replacing the siding of your home is not an easy decision to make. There are countless factors to take into account, from price and durability to aesthetic criteria and energy efficiency. One of the major concerns of homeowners in the climates that have a definitive heating season is how adequate siding can help reduce their heating costs.


Thankfully, homeowners have many choices from which to choose. From wood to aluminum, there is a vast array of options can all effectively...
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