4 Signs That Your Roof Needs Replacement Or Repair

The harsh weather conditions of winter can be damaging to a roof, which is why it is important to occasionally inspect it. Look for these 4 roofing problems that are a sign you need roof replacement or repair. The Roof Sags Start by going in your home's attic to look at the rafters that hold up the roof. Look for parts where the rafters appear to sag, or even worse, you can actually see sky through a small gap. [Read More]

Important Reasons To Hire A Professional To Repair Your Clay Tile Roof

Do you own an adobe-style house with a clay tile roof? Have some of the tiles been loosened or knocked down by large branches and other storm debris? If you're an avid home improvement hobbyist, you may be thinking about attempting to perform the needed roof repair yourself. Although you may be skilled at other types of repairs, here are some reasons why you should consider hiring a roofing contractor (such as one from A-1 Roofing & Siding) to handle the task:  [Read More]

2 Simple Ways To Repair Puck Damage To Your Garage Door

While traditionally thought of as a Canadian sport, more people in the United States are beginning to enjoy hockey. Statistics show that more Americans are hitting the ice than ever before, with 519,417 players registering for the 2013-2014 hockey season. If someone in your home is a hockey enthusiast, you likely have the puck marks on your garage door to prove it. Here are two simple things you can do to repair puck damage to your garage door. [Read More]

3 Ways to Clean Stains from Your Carpet

The best way to get rid of the stains on your carpet is to make sure that there are no stains in the first place. However, life doesn't always let you do that. You may not know about a spill when it happens, so you can't get it cleaned up. Pets and kids pretty much guarantee that you will end up with stains on your carpet, no matter what. So, what you do to get rid of those stains? [Read More]