Types of Home Siding

Vinyl SidingWhile not the most durable siding choice, vinyl siding is very affordable and can come in a wide range of colors. Lasting up to fifty years, vinyl siding is low maintenance and built to last. Wood SidingWood siding, which is lightweight and available in...

Types of Shutters

Plantation ShuttersPlantation shutters, most popular in the southern United States, provide long-term durability. Characterized by titled wooden louvers, these shutters are fitted to the window frame and are opened like doors rather than drapes. Available in vinyl and...

Types of Replacement Windows

Single-Hung WindowsSingle-hung windows, especially common in the coastal areas of the United States, are recognizable by their fixed top sash. In addition, because only the bottom half of the window is operable, it is less susceptible to rain leakage and wind...

6 Ways to Protect Your Home in a Storm

Check Panes and FramesWindows and doors are two of the most vulnerable areas of a home during severe storms such as hurricanes and tornadoes. If your location is particularly susceptible to natural disasters as such, check the caulk and glazing around your window...

Types of Porch Enclosures

Patio Screen EnclosuresPatio screen enclosures, most popular in the south and especially with beach homes, allow ample airflow while warding off bugs such as mosquitos and gnats. They usually come with virtually invisible black screen mesh, which is more durable than...

Types of Entry Doors

Two main types of doors, pre-hung and slab doors, serve different purposes and can be used in different situations. Pre-Hung DoorsPre-hung doors come already attached to hinges and door framing. Therefore, prior to installation, the previous door and framing must be...

The Appeal of Metal and Vinyl Siding

If there's one thing we all know about Florida, it's that its sunny weather makes a good reason alone for anyone to stay long-term. If there's one other thing we all know about Florida, it's that the storms can be like hell to endure. So, of course, any smart...

How to Further Beautify Your Patio

There’s a lot to like about a patio. Patios allow you to enjoy the great outdoors no matter what season it is. You can get a nice hot tub out there to relax after a hard day of work or get yourself some nice barbecue to enjoy your weekend. Of course, any homeowner in...

How to Make your Home Feel Outdoorsy-er

Anyone who lives in the Florida area knows how beautiful that view can be pretty much all year long. Who doesn't love all the livelihood, greenery, and sunshine that Florida weather usually brings? You don't have to be outside to chew up that scenery too! All you need...

Don’t forget About Plantation Shutters

You have just built or renovated your beautiful home. It has sleek impact windows, strong James Hardie siding and a statement fiberglass front door. The home is just like you have always dreamed, except the house is missing something. Plantation shutters! Most...