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Clean Site Equals Quality Work

Cleanliness and organization are two characteristics that many homeowners fail to ask about when vetting Atlanta roofing contractors. During our 55+ years in the local home improvement industry, we’ve learned that you can tell a lot about a company by how neatly they keep a work-site. Cleanliness is an excellent barometer of the overall quality you can expect because it reveals a contractor’s concern for:


August 7th, 2017|

How to Tell if Your Roofer Really Knows How to Listen


When you’re looking for Atlanta roofers to repair or replace this critically-important structural component of your home, it’s essential to hire a contractor who really knows how to listen. If your needs and concerns aren’t being heard, you can end up paying for repairs that don’t completely solve the issues you’re experiencing, dissatisfied with the way your new roof turns out, or have problems getting warranty work done. Here are some signs to watch for that can indicate whether a roofer has good listening skills:


July 24th, 2017|

Why You Need to Have a Tasteful Deck on Your Home


If you own a home in the Atlanta area, a tasteful outdoor deck is an absolute necessity. Georgia is blessed with lovely weather nine months of the year, so having an attractive, fully functional deck allows you to simply step outside your door to enjoy nature. Whether your home lacks this kind of outdoor space, or your existing deck is too small or has deteriorated, a new deck addition offers some big benefits:


July 10th, 2017|

How to Be a Smart Shopper for a New Roof


When you’re planning a roof replacement for your Atlanta home, it’s easy to get overwhelmed by all the available choices. Here are some helpful tips on how to shop smart so you end up with a long-lasting, expertly installed roof that both protects and enhances your home.


June 26th, 2017|

Case Study: Low Slope Residential Roof

Occasionally, we hear horror stories about customers that got an unbelievable deal on their home project, only to have it fail prematurely. On top of this, sometimes customers cannot reach the original contractor who did the work or the warranty is already expired leaving customers to pay full price all over again. […]

June 2nd, 2017|

Simple Steps to Save You Time & Extend the Life of Your Roof

 Life is hectic, so you don’t have a lot of extra time to keep up with home maintenance chores. Taking good care of your roof is essential, though, so it can do its job of protecting your home and family against the elements. By taking the following proactive steps, you can save time on maintenance tasks and save money by extending the life of your roof: […]

May 8th, 2017|

3 Glaring Warning Signs that Your Roofer is Not On the Ball


You may feel overwhelmed and at a disadvantage when you discover that your home needs a new roof. You need to choose a high-quality material and make sure it’s installed properly, but you’re likely unfamiliar with the available material options and the roof installation process. This makes it essential to hire a roofer who is trustworthy, knowledgeable and fully competent. When you’re comparing Atlanta roofers, here are three clear warning signs that a contractor isn’t on the ball: […]

May 2nd, 2017|

Everything You Need to Know About Maintenance-Free Decking

Adding a deck to your Atlanta-area home can add value, improve your family togetherness, and help you appreciate the beautiful weather and views. If, though, you spend hours each year struggling to keep the deck looking good, you may wish you had opted instead for maintenance-free decking expertly installed by Atlanta home improvement contractors.
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April 3rd, 2017|

How to Tell What Makes Great Carpentry

Hiring carpenters in Atlanta need not be a gamble. You can find carpenters experienced in all levels of work, from rough carpentry to structural to finish carpentry. Finding carpenters in Atlanta who are capable of building, say, a deck and stairs, or who can install windows that operate perfectly the first time, begins with finding a reliable contractor. Signs of a great carpenter are found in their process, their materials, and their work. […]

March 13th, 2017|

How to Prioritize Home Improvements – What You Need to Know

Anyone in business is probably familiar with the “Fast, Good, Cheap” project model. You get to pick any two: you can have something done quickly and well, but it will not be cheap. You can have something done well for not a lot of money, but it will take a long time. This Iron Triangle holds true in home improvements. How you arrange your priorities is bound by the same three factors. […]

March 6th, 2017|

3 Things You Should Know About Home Improvement Financing

What is holding you back? What is preventing you from adding on that much-needed extra bedroom, replacing a dangerous deck, or upgrading to energy-efficient replacement windows? If your roof is leaking, you risk ruining your possessions and your family’s health. If your front door is practically falling off its hinges, how secure is your property? Atlanta home improvement financing can get your home in great shape in quick order. […]

February 13th, 2017|

New Deck For Atlanta Area Home

We Repair, Refurbish or Replace Decks in Atlanta
Echols Home Improvements does an excellent job repairing or rebuilding existing decks.

This deck was just refurbished and reinforced. Find out what Echols Home Improvement can do to help add living space and curb appeal to your home.

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The costs for carpentry repairs are the […]

January 23rd, 2017|

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  • Certified GAF Green Roofer
  • Owens Preferred
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  • Simoton Window Preferred Installer