June 14, 2019
Milwaukee Roof Replacement

Why Is Summer One of the Best Times of Year to Get a New Roof?

Are you waiting for the right time to order your roof replacement in Milwaukee? Especially for home exteriors like roofing, the time of year that you choose for your home improvement projects makes an impact. In fact, many homeowners feel that summer is the best time of year to have a roof replacement, although — and in fact sometimes because — it’s a less busy season for roofers. Why? Here are a few reasons: Low Demand Means Savings Spring and summer tend to be a slow period for roofers — which can be good for you. Particularly, because there are […]
June 7, 2019
Milwaukee Replacement Windows and Maintenance

Summer Maintenance Checklist For Your Home

Summertime is here, and it’s the perfect time of year for entertaining. However, that often comes with no small amount of maintenance beforehand. From getting your air conditioner ready for the hotter temperatures, to making sure your windows are ready for summer, here are a few things you’ll want to do to maintain your Milwaukee home this summer: Test Smoke Detectors and Carbon Monoxide Detectors Are you planning any big dinners this summer? Ready to break out the grill or a fire pit in the backyard? Summer is a great time of year to kick back and relax, but be […]
May 24, 2019
Milwaukee Window Installation

Why Window Installation Is As Important As The Window Itself

We all know how important it is to find a durable, stylish replacement window that will last for years. But even a window produced with the highest quality can fall apart with the wrong window installation. That’s why it’s important to be just as careful with your selection of a window installer in Milwaukee, as you are of the product itself. The right window installer can make all the difference when it comes to the quality of your windows. Here are just a few reasons why it’s important. Energy Efficiency Energy efficiency is essential to replacement windows. Energy efficient replacement […]
May 17, 2019
Milwaukee New Vinyl Window Care

Spring Cleaning: The Dos and Don’ts of Vinyl Window Care

Spring has come to Milwaukee, and with it, spring cleaning. If you have new vinyl windows, you might be wondering what that entails. Vinyl windows are known for being low maintenance, but they will need occasional cleaning and care to keep them in good shape for years to come. In this blog, we’ll cover what cleaners to use and how to care for your vinyl windows, as well as what not to do in your vinyl window care. The Dos of Vinyl Window Care Vinyl windows are easy to clean, and will take very little time out of your spring […]
May 10, 2019
Milwaukee Roofing Contractor

The Right Roofing Material For Your Home’s Climate: Does It Matter?

What’s the right roofing material for your climate? If you’re considering a roof replacement, you may have already thought of things like, energy efficiency, durability, and appearance. But have you considered the climate in which you live? Different materials react differently to different climates. For instance, in hot, dry climates, metal roofing has the benefit of not absorbing heat, but it can be tricky when it comes to maintenance. Wood shakes are often inadvisable in humid climates, because they’re so vulnerable to problems with rot or algae. Consider the climate of Milwaukee when determining what kind of roof is best […]
May 3, 2019
Milwaukee Siding Contractor

3 Questions to Ask Your Siding Contractor

So you know you need new siding, and you’ve even found a siding contractor you might be interested in using. Next, make sure to ask the right questions so you can feel confident in your choice. Part of the estimate and interview process allows you the chance to learn everything you can about a siding contractor so you can decide whether they’re truly the right contractor for you. Aside from of course asking if a contractor is licensed and insured, here are a few questions we recommend asking: Can You Share Referrals Or Examples of Past Work? It can be […]
April 26, 2019
Milwaukee Vinyl Replacement Windows

Window Replacement 101: Guidelines for Buying Vinyl Replacement Windows

Vinyl windows are a popular option when it comes to replacement windows for your Milwaukee home. However, not all vinyl windows are made the same. In buying just any vinyl windows, you may find that you regret your choice later. Buying the right vinyl windows requires careful consideration to find the energy efficiency, quality, and installation that best suits your home. Here’s what you’ll want to keep in mind when searching for vinyl replacement windows. The Benefits of Vinyl Windows Vinyl windows are known to be one of the more affordable replacement window options on the market, although choosing vinyl […]
April 19, 2019
Milwaukee Roofer

Tips for Finding the Best Roofers in Milwaukee

Your roof is one of the most essential parts of your home. Whether you’re in need of repairs or a replacement, you don’t want to trust it to just anyone. However, finding a good roofer means sorting through the dozens of roofers in the area, and that can be a time consuming process. It can also be hard to know if you’ve really made the best choice. Fortunately, there are a few ways to narrow down your list and feel more confident about your choice of Milwaukee roofer. Go Local No doubt you can find local branches of corporate roofers […]
April 12, 2019
Milwaukee Replacement Fiberglass Doors

Why You Should Consider a New Sturdy Fiberglass Door

Fiberglass entry doors are relatively recent advancements in the world of entry doors, but they’re becoming a favorite among Milwaukee homeowners. They have the classic look of wood entry doors, so convincing that some homeowners state they haven’t even been able to tell the difference. However, they offer a number of benefits and durability that wood entry doors simply don’t offer, at least not without constant maintenance and the costs that come with that. So why should you choose a sturdy fiberglass door for your home? Low Maintenance Fiberglass entry doors might have the look of wood doors, but they […]
March 28, 2019
Milwaukee Energy Efficient Window Replacement

The Benefits of Triple Pane Glass

Are triple pane windows really worth the hype? One of the solutions that’s emerged in recent years when it comes to better energy efficiency in windows is adding multiple panes of glass. Some windows have double panes, while some even have triple panes. In between these panes of glass are non-toxic gases, such as krypton or argon gas, designed to slow the flow of air between one side of the window and the other. But are triple pane windows necessary, or is it just gratuitous at this point? At Homesealed Exteriors, we always recommend triple pane windows. The more resistance […]