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What To Expect From Your Commercial Flat Roof

August 3rd, 2020|

Commercial flat roofs differ considerably from typical residential roofs. Flat roofing requires a bit more maintenance than high-sloped or pitched roofs. However, with proper installation and maintenance, commercial flat roofs offer a myriad of benefits. […]

15 Helpful Commercial Roofing Terms You Need To Know

July 6th, 2020|

The commercial roofing industry has many technical terms customers may find confusing. To help you understand your roofer and make informed decisions regarding your roofing project, check out this commercial roofing glossary. […]

Which Windows Are Best For Energy Efficiency?

June 22nd, 2020|

When it comes to replacement windows, our focus at Echols Home Improvements is efficiency. Replacement windows can have a significant impact on your home’s energy costs. New updated windows will help keep the cooler air inside during the summer, and the cold air outside in the winter. […]

3 Things To Know About Your Windows And Condensation

June 8th, 2020|

Are your glass windows constantly sweating? When water beads or ice form on the inside surface of your windows, you shouldn’t be too quick to blame your windows! There’s a good chance of fog, condensation, or haziness forming as a result of high humidity levels in your house. Humidity is usually drawn to the coolest surface, such as window panes.  […]

Echols Rebuilds And Saves A Broken Chimney

May 11th, 2020|

When this home was built the chimney was not properly supported. The chimney began to lean and caused leaks in the roof and cracking in supporting rafters. Echols Roofing & Home Improvements was hired to remedy the support system, rebuild the chimney chase, and replace the roof on the home. 

After replacing affected rafters and increasing […]

3 Benefits You Get By Financing Your Window Replacement

May 4th, 2020|

Small problems can quickly become larger ones if you put them off. Whether your old windows are cracked, drafty, leaky, or inefficient, you don’t want to have to wait for a replacement. When your home needs new windows, it’s important to get them as soon as possible.  […]

5 Signs You Need To Replace Your Home’s Windows

April 6th, 2020|

Windows play an important role in both the aesthetic beauty of your home and a functional role when it comes to energy efficiency. Your windows are also an important element for defining the style, curb appeal, and ultimately the home’s value. […]

6 Reasons Your Roof Will Surrender To A Sleazy Storm

March 16th, 2020|

As a homeowner in Atlanta, you know aggressive winds, rain, and hail are common occurrences in the area. Your roof is constantly battling with weather elements and storms which can cause severe damage. Read on to learn how a storm can affect your roofing system and how you can handle the situation. […]

What To Know Before A Storm Destroys Your Roof

February 24th, 2020|

The Atlanta area gets its share of severe storms, which can cause serious roof damage. If you end up needing storm damage roof replacement, there are a few things you should be aware of. The following factors help determine how much a roof replacement might cost you and the quality of workmanship you can expect. […]

How To Cope When Storm Damage Causes A Leaky Roof

February 3rd, 2020|

A leaky roof can be a problem in any weather, but a roof that starts leaking in the middle of a storm can be disastrous. Rainstorms in the Atlanta area can be torrential, dumping immense amounts of water in a short period. If your roof suffers storm damage, you are highly likely to start experiencing the effects of the damage in the middle of a downpour —not exactly the best time to fix the damage. […]

What To Do When Storms Damage Your Roof

January 6th, 2020|

Big storms come with heavy downpours and violent winds. Homeowners’ insurance is a great way to shield yourself from financial losses when a storm rakes havoc in your home. However, it’s important to understand a typical homeowners’ policy may cover certain damages and exclude others. In this article, we shall look at what kinds of storm damage are covered in general homeowners insurance and what damages need special insurance coverage. You’ll also learn how to handle a storm situation and how to file a storm damage roof insurance claim. […]

How To Build A Relationship With The Best Roofer

November 11th, 2019|

Trust is a two-way agreement. You can trust a local roofer for repair, maintenance, and annual inspection. And then one day, the trust can be shattered with a poor installation job, a difficult personality, or a miscommunication. To build a solid, long-lasting relationship with the best local roofer, remember to communicate, keep in touch, and be open to ideas.  […]

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