Everything You Need to Know about Stink Bugs

With cooler temperatures on the way, stink bugs can’t be far behind.  We’ve had a break from these common pests over the last few months in the Mid-Atlantic.  But fall is often the worst time for these smelly invaders.  To… Read More

4 Steps to Maintain a Historic Home

Before you buy a historic home, make sure you do your research.  Do you know how old it is?  What style of architecture it’s in?  Or how to maintain the character you’ve come to love?  Whether you’re a seasoned DIYer… Read More

Aging in Place: Home Modifications for Seniors

It’s been said that there’s no place like home.  Which is why aging in place has become such an important option!  For senior citizens who’ve been living in the same house for decades, it’s only natural to want to remain… Read More

How Much Do Common Home Repairs Cost?

In the name of financial awareness, we want to give you a better idea about the cost of common home repairs in 2019.  Although projects of various shapes and sizes will come with different price tags—especially when we’re talking about… Read More

Back-to-School Basics: Exterior Home Maintenance

With summer on its way out, it’s time to stock up on back-to-school basics.  Apart from the traditional school supplies, you’ll also need cleaning products and organizational tools to help with your exterior home maintenance.  Since there’s no supply list… Read More

Protect Your Siding from these Common Pests

Don’t leave your wood siding vulnerable to common pests!  Stay one step ahead of these crafty creatures by spotting them as soon as they arrive.  If you know the signs, you can prevent them from causing too much damage to… Read More

Before You Power Wash, Read This

There’s nothing wrong with caring for and cleaning your home’s exterior, but think twice before you power wash.  Although this technique can produce amazing results, it can also do more harm than good. Especially if you’re unfamiliar with power washers and… Read More

Natural Stone Vs. Cast Stone Veneer

While you may not recognize the terms, you should be able to tell the difference between a natural stone veneer and a cast stone finish.  To help you determine your preference on more than looks alone, we’re going to share… Read More

Control Energy Costs with Replacement Windows

This summer, don’t let your air conditioning costs get out of control.  If your utility bills keep creeping upward, consider controlling your energy costs with replacement windows.  You wouldn’t dream of overworking your HVAC system by leaving your windows and… Read More

Summer Safety Tips from Your Home Exterior Experts

Today’s National Stay Out of the Sun Day, but there’s more to summer safety than that!  Between higher temperatures, seasonal pests, and—let’s not forget—fireworks, there’s a lot to look out for.  As your local home exterior experts, we’ve been working… Read More