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By Content Writer | Nov 16, 2016

Replacing your Roof Before Winter Now that November is here, you may be getting ready to decorate your home for the holidays, or, maybe you already have! Before you start thinking about gifts, snow, hot coco, treats and sparkling lights, you may want to take a look at your roof. Your roof may need to […]

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By Content Writer | Oct 24, 2016

Toys for Tots Donation with 1st Choice Home Solutions! The holidays can be hard for some families who are struggling to provide. 1st Choice Home Solutions has decided to help this holiday season and give back to the community by collecting newly purchased toys for the Toys for Tots program. Toys for Tots is a […]

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By Content Writer | Oct 19, 2016

Energy Ratings for Windows There are many energy ratings for windows (and other products). They can be broken down into different categories; Solar Heat Gain Coefficient (SHGC) is a measure of the amount of outdoor heat that can enter the room. R-Value is a measure of thermal resistance. It gives an indication of how quickly […]

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By Content Writer | Sep 26, 2016

Siding Leaks While Vinyl Siding itself is waterproof leaks can happen. They are usually caused by openings at the joints of the siding sections, drain openings, bottom edge and not having a waterproof barrier. House wrap, door, and window flashing are also areas to inspect when leaking occurs around the siding. If they are not […]

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By Content Writer | Sep 21, 2016

Steel Roofing Shingles Information Steel roofing shingles can be installed in different styles and forms which include shingles, standing seam units, click lock and more. We use Ideal Roofing products which include styles such as Wakefield Bridge, Junior H-F, Heritage and more. Wakefield Bridge steel shingles are designed with four interlocking sides and an integrated nailing […]

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By Content Writer | Aug 29, 2016

Overflowing Gutters Most of the time the main cause of overflowing gutters is a blockage.  There are multiple reasons your gutters become blocked, shingle granules, leaves, sticks, seeds, nests and more. Sometimes the blockage is in the pipe that is supposed to have the water drain out from. If no gutter cleaning has been done, […]

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By Content Writer | Aug 3, 2016

Get the Stone look for your Home! Adding any style of stone will add a posh and classy look. There are many different areas of the home to have the stone installed. You can start in the backyard and add an accent wall, with lights and some plants, or if you have a fireplace, add […]

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By Content Writer | Jul 21, 2016

Get the look of a Luxurious Craftsman Home! Get the Craftsman look in London Ontario for an affordable price! We will show you how to create your dream home with products that we currently offer. The Horizontal Vinyl Siding creates the look of a wider home. White soffit and fascia around the home have the […]

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By Content Writer | Jul 13, 2016

Questions to Ask Your Roofing Contractor There are 3 questions you should ask every Roofing Contractor in London and area; Are you registered with the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB)? Have your Roofers been trained in Fall Protection/Working at Heights? Will your Roofers be wearing Fall Protection equipment? If any of these questions cannot […]

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