Over the last couple of years, you may have seen local news coverage about alleged defects in common lines of asphalt roofing shingles produced by some of the country’s best known manufacturers. The claims primarily involve two brands: Atlas Roofing’s “Chalet” line and Owens Corning’s “Supreme” shingle.
The autumn season brings lower temperatures and changing colors. It is the precedent to family reunions, holiday food and new resolutions. With good tidings comes harsher weather and it is important to prepare your home exterior in order to survive the peak of winter conditions. Be sure to check for these home fall maintenance preps and improvements — they’ll make it easier to live comfortably throughout the wintry season. Read More →
One of the most important aspects to owning a home is having homeowners insurance. States do not require homeowners insurance, although if you are receiving your home mortgage through a lender, they will generally require proof of homeowners insurance to complete the mortgage lending process. Homeowners insurance protects your home against unexpected situations where your home and/or personal property could experience loss. This type of insurance is also known as property and liability insurance. Liability includes medical costs in the case someone is hurt on your property. If you are found liable for an accident on your property, homeowners insurance protects your assets. Read More →