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By Content Writer | Nov 6, 2017

Habitat For Humanity Team Build On Friday November 3rd the Office Staff participated in a team build for Habitat for Humanity Heartland Ontario for the 2017 Canadian Heroes. The staff worked on two homes for the Habitat for Humanity Team Build, one for the Cooper family and one for the Kasses Family. Siding was finished […]

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By Content Writer | Oct 27, 2017

Insulating House Wrap There is a very important step when installing Siding. The insulation. The Insulating house wrap should not be overlooked when asking for a quote. R-value measures the effectiveness of insulation. The higher the R-value, the more resistance a material has to the movement of heat which has homes become more comfortable and […]

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By Content Writer | Oct 13, 2017

Ice on your Eavestrough Why is there ice on your eavestrough? The accumulation of ice on a roof is due to a problem of ventilation or insulation. Because of heat loss, the snow melts and freezes into ice when it hits the cold eaves. Ice generally forms in the eavestrough to fll it up until […]

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By Content Writer | Sep 22, 2017

First Day of Fall The first day of fall is a great time to take care of the small things around your home. You will want to make sure your home is ready for the upcoming rain and snow. Here are some ideas to make sure your home is ready on the first day of […]

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By Content Writer | Aug 24, 2017

Fall Roof Inspection The Summer is almost over, which means back to school, leaves falling, rain and critters. End of summer is the best time to have a fall roof inspection to get ready for the fall season. If possible you will also want an attic inspection to find out if there are any critters […]

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By Content Writer | Aug 8, 2017

Ideal Roofing Ideal Roofing is a manufacture for Steel Roofing. They are a Canadian company that is based in Ottawa, Ontario, and have been in business since 1929! Ideal Roofing is about customer satisfaction and quality products and manufacturestheir products for Canada’s six eastern provinces and the Northeastern states.  They have their own Technical Sales […]

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By Content Writer | Jul 10, 2017

Habitat For Humanity Groundbreaking Carter Work Project Build & Canadian Heroes for Humanity July 10th was the groundbreaking ceremony on Forbes Street, London for two more families! We were “Blessed by the Rain” stated Mr.Cooper during the groundbreaking ceremony for the two new builds Carter Work Project Build and the Canadian Heroes for Humanity.   […]

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By Content Writer | Jun 22, 2017

SAWDAC Service Excellence Award The 2017 SAWDAC Service Excellence Award has been awarded to 1st Choice Home Solutions by GuldQuality and SAWDAC (Siding and Window Dealers Association Of Canada). This award recognizes contractors who are leaders in customer service across Canada. All applicants submitted their past customers information for GuildQuality to survey about their experience […]

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By Content Writer | Jun 16, 2017

How to Match Siding and Shutters A lot of customers are not sure how to match siding and shutters and may not think shutters would make a difference to the appearance of the home. A starting point would be to neutral colours for the siding, light or dark beige and light or dark grey. You […]

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