Water stains on your home’s exterior, cracks in the foundation and even interior wood rot—these are just some of the warning signs of failing gutters. When you’ve already noticed extensive damage to your current system, why not install a new one? After all, a properly functioning gutter system goes a long way to preventing water damage to your home. But this is a big project, and if you’re planning on taking the DIY route, you’ll want to avoid a few mistakes. Your professional roof repair company, UHQ Construction, shares some of them… Continue Reading
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It pays to keep roof maintenance on top of your home improvement list. After all, your roofing is exposed to the harshest elements all year round, and you’ll want to be on the lookout for any potential issues. This includes ice dams, a common roofing problem that can leave your home more vulnerable to weather damage if left unattended. UHQ Construction, your local roof and siding expert shares more insight about ice dams, what causes them and the best ways to deal with them.
Upselling happens. You walk into your local coffee shop with your mindset on a medium beverage, but end up getting a large one anyway. It’s expected and harmless because it seems like a better deal, but things sound different when the upselling can spoil your budget.
Most homeowners welcome birds in their backyard, but keep in mind they can do serious damage to your roof. You need to be extra careful when dealing with them since some species are protected by law. The siding experts at UHQ Construction suggest some ways you can prevent bird-related damage below.