What to expect when your roof is replaced | Storm Guard Roofing and Construction Durham

What to Expect When Your Roof is Replaced

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As a homeowner, you will likely have to deal with a roof replacement at least once or twice in your life. It can be an overwhelming process, especially if you’ve never gone through it before. That’s why it’s important to know what to expect from a roof replacement. Here are a few tips to make sure the experience is smooth for you. Exterior Home Inspection Completing a walkthrough with your sales rep before the project is also recommended. Note any damage that is present prior to… Read More

How to Wash Away Pollen Around Your Home | Storm Guard Roofing and Construction Durham

How to Wash Away Pollen Around Your Home

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Springtime brings a load of pollen and coats vehicles and homes in a heavy yellow film that hangs around for weeks. Unless you like getting the messy stuff all over your clothes and inside your home, you’ll want to know how to wash pollen away for good. Until next season, anyway. Although trying to figure out when to clean the pollen may feel like a guessing game, it’s best to do so at the end of April or early May. Follow these few easy tips… Read More

How to keep your windows clean and free of spider webs | Storm Guard Roofing and Construction Durham

How to keep your windows clean and free of spider webs

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Spring is here, which brings new growth and warm weather. With all the new growth, blooming plants mean a pollen cloud that has fallen over the Triangle leaving windows covered in yellow film. Additionally, warm weather brings all the pests out that have been hiding during the colder season. This article will offer a two-pronged approach to cleaning your windows and keeping them clean. Pest Control Regimen No matter where you live, your home will eventually become infiltrated with spider webs. Simply cleaning the webs… Read More

Last-Minute Mother's Day Ideas | Storm Guard Roofing and Construction Durham

Last-Minute Mother’s Day Ideas

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If you’re like a lot of people, Mother’s Day can sneak up on you, leaving you to scramble for things to do to celebrate the day. If that sounds familiar, don’t feel too bad. It happens to a lot of us. To help you out, here are some ideas of things you can do in the Triangle to celebrate Mother’s Day. It could save you the hassle of frantically searching for flowers and candy at your local supermarket. Duke Gardens Located in the heart of… Read More

Sell Your Stuff and Make Some Extra Cash on the Side | Safe Guard Roofing and Construction Durham

How You Can Profit by Getting Rid of Your Stuff

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Spring is the time to clean up your yard and clean out your house. In that process, you will probably discover lots of “stuff” you just don’t use anymore. Clothes you don’t wear. Toys your kids don’t play with. Outdated electronics. The temptation will be to get rid of it all as fast as possible by donating or just throwing it away! Don’t do it! There’s nothing wrong with donating, but you should be aware that the things you don’t want might still be worth… Read More

Consider these Questions Before Making Roof Repairs | Storm Guard Roofing and Contracting Durham

Important Questions to Ask Your Roofer

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Everyone knows it’s important to be a smart consumer, especially when replacing your roof or making other major repairs. That involves asking lots of questions. However, if you have never had a roof replaced before, you may be unsure of specific questions to ask. The first thing you’ll want to do is make sure they’re a reputable contractor and not a “storm chaser.” You can see our warning on storm chasers here. Below are the important questions you should be sure to ask your roofing… Read More