News, Information, and Updates from Echols Roofing, Siding & Home Improvement of Atlanta, GA
Atlanta has been no stranger to major hurricanes and tropical storms in recent years. Most recently, Hurricane Michael came with 115 mph winds. What happens once it is safe to go outside and you see noticeable damage to your roof? Do you know what you should do?
The function of a properly installed roof is to keep moisture out of your home. […]
Roof repair is important to the integrity of your home. When you need repairs done, you want them done right so you don’t have to worry about leaks happening again. The problem is, many repairman take a look at the roof and make a guess at why the leak is happening. They then fix what they think is wrong, only to ignore the underlying reasons for the leak…which means it occurs again later on.
What is the first thing any visitor sees when they walk up to your home? The front door, of course. If your front door is old and worn, it can bring down that first impression and can have an impact on the resale value of your home. You want to make a great impression–curb appeal is important! And you can easily transform your entryway with style and security. Here’s what a new front door can do for you.
Fall is the perfect time of the year to work on your home. The busy summer months are behind you and the cold snaps of winter haven’t yet begun. If you’re looking for a few home projects that can have a big impact on your property, here are a few to consider.
A deck is an extension of your home. It gives you added space to entertain and relax in. […]
If your Sandy Spring home has an older gutter system, you may be experiencing problems due to its design that put your property at risk of damage. […]
A roof replacement is a big expense that can drain your household emergency fund, or leave you in a financial quandary. Unless you’re replacing a badly storm-damaged roof that’s fully covered by your homeowner’s insurance, you may need to finance a portion or all of the cost. There are a number of different ways to finance your roof replacement, and it’s good to compare and weigh the various options carefully so you can choose the one that best suits your particular needs. Here are some financing alternatives you might consider: […]
When it comes to updating your home’s exterior, there are a lot of things that you can do. If you’re going to invest in an exterior upgrade, then you’ll want to focus on updates that will not only add function to your home, but that will also help to boost your curb appeal. The greater your curb appeal is, the more value your home will have, after all. The following are three exterior updates that we highly recommend: […]
When it comes to investing in your home, you should consider upgrades that can provide a high ROI (return on investment) as well as those that will improve the home’s overall function — or your enjoyment of the home. One such feature, that is often overlooked by homeowners that you should consider updating, is your windows. The following are three surprising places that can be brightened by installing new windows:
People fear the unknown. What, they wonder, is involved in a full roof replacement? Will it hurt my house? Will it disrupt my family’s evenings and make a mess of my yard? The reality is far less fraught than most people imagine. […]
There are several important considerations that go into a roof replacement. You must decide on the type of roof material suited to your budget, aesthetic appeal, efficiency, and durability. There are local and state building codes to comply with. Then, you have the task of choosing which roofing contractors’ bids to accept. It takes time and work, however, your roof does deserve special attention. Here’s what you need to know to get started.