Entries by Tod & Todd

Window Seal Failure is More Common than You Think

For a window to work properly, it should have a tight seal. The window should easily open and close. When shut, there shouldn’t be air seeping through, but homeowners are often surprised to learn that window seal failure is all too common. In Wisconsin, getting out the tape and plastic is a needless, but “time-honored […]

When is the Best Time to Replace Siding on Your Home?

As you start to get your home ready for the winter, do you notice that your siding is looking less-than-beautiful? Maybe you see some dents, dings, or areas where the old aluminum siding has come loose. Perhaps there are cracks. If your house is painted wood, you may notice peeling, bubbling, or dull areas—even mildewed […]

Aluminum Siding vs. Vinyl Siding: Which is the Best Choice for Your Home?

Look at your home’s exterior. Is your paint peeling? Do you have old, dated aluminum siding that’s dented and damaged? Is your wood siding rotting? Is your stucco finish chipping and dated? If it’s time for an exterior update, siding is a wonderful option. But what kind of siding should you choose? Between aluminum siding […]

When is it Time to Stop Fighting those Hard-to-Open Windows?

Are you tired of tolerating hard-to-open windows? The concept seems simple enough—windows should open easily and close securely. Your windows should never slam down or require brute force to close. Yet, many homeowners seem to find themselves in a constant battle with hard-to-open windows. They put up with stuck sliding windows; they try hacks (like […]

Get a Style Upgrade with New Windows for Your House

New windows offer the opportunity to update the comfort and safety of your house. One added benefit is that new windows also give you a chance to update your home’s style. Now many homeowners may not realize quite the impact that new windows can have on the look and style of your house. At first, […]

7 Surprising Advantages of an Asphalt Shingle Roof

So you’re considering a new roof. You may feel overwhelmed by the options out there, but if you’re going to invest in the look and comfort of your home, an asphalt shingle roof from Weather Tight is a solid choice. There is an array of color selections available for asphalt shingles. Owen’s Corning (Weather Tight’s […]