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Jun 30
Are Rodents and Other Animals Lurking in Your Gutters?

Are Rodents and Other Animals Lurking in Your Gutters?

As a home or business owner, you know that all sorts of debris will get trapped in your gutters. Twigs, rocks, leaves, and dirt will eventually land on your roof and eventually end up in your gutters as rain washes them down. But did you know that living creatures might be making a home out of your gutter system? Rodents and Mice Debris like twigs, leaves, and pine needles are the perfect materials for […]

by Storm Guard
Jun 10
How to Identify and Fix Storm Damage to Your Roof

How to Identify and Fix Storm Damage to Your Roof

If you own a home in North Carolina, chances are you will experience some kind of storm damage at some point. This is especially true during the summer months when thunderstorms pop up, and hurricanes affect our coastal towns. As North Carolina residents, we live in one of the densest tree environments in the U.S. That means our roofs constantly deal with falling debris and general wear and tear caused by Mother Nature. As […]

by Storm Guard
Mar 08
Common Questions About Gutters Questions Answered

Common Questions About Gutters Questions Answered

Gutters are one of the most essential features of your home. When properly maintained, they can extend the life of your home and protect your family. When they are not maintained, many problems can occur that require costly repairs if not addressed. Here at Storm Guard Roofing and Construction, we get gutter-related questions every day. While we’re always excited to answer customer questions on the phone, we understand that some folks prefer to get […]

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Mar 07
Best Home Siding for Hot Climates

Best Home Siding for Hot Climates

It’s a beautiful time of the year to be a homeowner! Springtime means warmer weather, blooming flowers, outdoor activities, and weekends in the backyard with your family. However, in just a couple of months, mild spring temps will give way to hotter weather as summer rolls around. If it feels like the Sahara in your town from May thru September, you need siding that can hold up to your area’s hot climate. The proper […]

by Storm Guard
Feb 15
6 Common Window Replacement Questions

6 Common Window Replacement Questions

At Storm Guard Roofing and Construction, we are driven to provide our customers with the highest quality window replacement options and services – it’s why we received an Angie’s List Super Service Award and maintain our accreditation with the Better Business Bureau. So, it makes sense that customers come to us every day with questions about window replacement options for their home. We thought it would be helpful to piece together some of the […]

by Storm Guard
Feb 02
Springtime Roofing Maintenance Tips

Springtime Roofing Maintenance Tips

So…how’s your roof doing? If you’re like many homeowners across the U.S., you might not have any idea what condition your roof is in. That’s not too surprising – most folks don’t want to take the time or risk their health climbing up on a ladder to see. But, if you’re anything like us, you’re not opposed to a little DIY magic from time to time. The National Roofing Contractors Association recommends that homeowners […]

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Jan 31
5 Reasons to Hire a Professional for Large Painting Projects

5 Reasons to Hire a Professional for Large Painting Projects

Painting your whole home or place of business is a very daunting task. While painting a single room is feasible for most homeowners, a large-scale painting project can be time-consuming at best and dangerous at worst. Many home and business owners prefer to hire a professional painting company for big painting projects – it not only saves them time but helps prevent mediocre results and even injuries. Let’s take a look at 5 reasons […]

by Storm Guard
Jan 15
5 Signs Your Home Needs New Gutters Installed

5 Signs Your Home Needs New Gutters Installed

Think of your home’s gutters and downspouts as the unsung hero of your house. When installed correctly, your home’s gutters play a significant role in protecting against all forms of precipitation. Though they tend to remain out of sight and out of mind, gutters help prevent a plethora of moisture-related problems that could cost you a fortune in repairs. If you are a smart homeowner, you have probably had Storm Guard Roofing & Construction […]

by Storm Guard
Nov 08
How to Hang Christmas Lights Without Ruining Your Roof

How to Hang Christmas Lights Without Ruining Your Roof

If you love decorating your home for the holidays, December is an excellent time of the year to do so. Nothing says “holiday cheer” quite like a brilliant Christmas light display for you and your neighbors to enjoy. However, if you’re planning on hanging Christmas lights on your own, you should be cautious about damaging your roof in the process. Before you climb your ladder and string your lights, check out these helpful tips […]

by Storm Guard
Nov 04
5 Signs Your Businesses’ Roof Needs Maintenance

5 Signs Your Businesses’ Roof Needs Maintenance

Your commercial property’s roof is its first line of defense against wind, rain, sleet, snow, and other elements. Add to that the time it takes to fix your roofing issues, and you can see how problems like this impact your business.  One inconvenienced customer can lead to bad reviews online and a loss in sales. For those reasons, we’re listing 5 common signs that your commercial roofing needs professional maintenance. Indoor Water Damage: Spots […]

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