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What is Powder Coating?

On This Page: What is Powder Coat Finish? What is Powder Coat Paint Made Of? What is Electrostatic Powder Coating? What is the Fluidized Bed Method? What Can Be Powder Coated? Appliances Powder Coated Metal Plastic Powder Coating Powder Coat Steel, Cast Aluminum & Metal Painting Process Powder Coat Spray Guns & Other Equipment Advantages…

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Metal Roof vs. Asphalt Shingle Roof: The Complete Guide

What’s the Difference Between an Asphalt Shingle and Metal Roof? Asphalt shingle roofing is a dominant material for residences. However, metal roofing is surging in popularity as more aesthetic options become available. Now, there are metal shingles and panels that imitate materials like slate, tile, wood shake and even asphalt. It’s important to navigate the…

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How to Find & Fix a Leaking Roof

Without much thought, we depend on our roofs. Finding a leak can be alarming, but it may be an easy, inexpensive fix. If you’ve noticed sagging drywall, a spreading water stain or an active drip, your roof has probably sprung a leak. Don’t ignore it. Leaks can slowly damage the interior of a home. Over…

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Why A New Roof May Cost You Zero Dollars (in the Long Run)

When a homeowner takes on a large home improvement project, they are generally doing it for their own benefit and enjoyment. And although they may anticipate the project will greatly increase the value of the home, most projects only add a small portion to the total. However, the best-of-all-worlds home improvement projects do exist –…

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8 Reasons to Add a Rain Barrel to Your Garden

A rain barrel is a small, above-ground tank that collects and stores rainwater for later use. There are a few types, but the most common ones collect rainwater from your roof. Adding one or two rain barrels to your home can be good for your plants, the planet, and your wallet. It’s an inexpensive, practical…

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The Five Most Popular – And Most Expensive – Home Improvement Projects

Homeowners across the nation are not only spending more money on remodeling – they’re tackling much larger, more aesthetic and more expensive home improvement projects than five or six years ago. Instead of just replacing a faucet and handle, they’re upgrading the whole sink (…and what good is an updated sink if it’s next to…

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How to Buy Roofing

Roofs are the most important part of a home’s weatherproofing, so it’s vital that you choose materials that are up to the task. However, since different roof types are likely to perform better in different situations, buying materials is a matter of finding the right fit in both style and performance. A little research on…

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Revive Your Curb Appeal with New Roofing

Updating your home with new siding, installing new energy-efficient windows, and giving your exterior a fresh coat of paint are great ways to increase curb appeal. However, a new roof not only freshens up the exterior, it’s also the most important part of your home’s weatherproofing and insulation system. Read on for early signs that…

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Gray Asphalt Shingle Roof

Roofing Prep Steps

The first thing you need to prepare for is where to place the roofing material that you will be removing. Whether you are doing the roof replacement yourself or hiring a professional, it is your responsibility to make sure that your yard is safe. Roof Removal Dump trucks are commonly used to escort the old…

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