Is your home ready for winter?

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snow home evolution

It’s officially the end of summer, kids are going back to school, the weather is getting colder and soon winter will be at our doorsteps. With winter comes great memories, like building snow men, drinking hot chocolate, and gathering with friends and family for the holidays. Winter also brings a little frustration, snow and cold weather conditions could bring the … Read More

Siding Repair | Schenectady NY

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Vinyl Siding repair albany ny

The Albany area is known to have unpredictable weather throughout the seasons. Rain, snow, hail, and wind are always affecting some sort of aspect of our life, and all of these weather patterns lead to damages one way or another. When we think about leaks we think of the roof and damaged shingles. But, in some cases the siding and … Read More

Roof Maintenance in Schenectady, NY

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roofing schenectady ny

Every now and then people try to take better care of themselves, whether it being exercise, or eating healthy. Your roof, like you needs the same attention to keep it healthy and clean. A roof should be inspected at least once every six months to make sure nothing wrong has occurred. A roof inspection can take up to about 5 … Read More

Roofing Repair | Felt vs. Synthetic

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felt and synthetic underlayment

When in the process of replacing your shingles, one of the first thing to always have in the back of your mind is safety, and protection of your roof. Part of that is underlayment, which acts as secondary protection if water ever seeps through a shingle or two. Roofing Shingles Underlayment In almost every home throughout the states, there are … Read More

The Signs of a Leaky Roof

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signs-leaky-roof

Time is of the essence, locating the root of a leak is the most essential part to getting your roof back in good health. By finding the leak you will be able to determine what kind of repair is going to be needed and the amount it will cost. Most times a leak from the roof is caused by ruined … Read More

Types of Windows

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Windows can greatly affect the look and feel of a home. There are several types of windows and window styles. When designing or redesigning a house, it is important to consider all styles to figure out which window best suits your needs. Casement Windows These windows are hinged on either the left or right side, and controlled by a crank … Read More

Was My Shingle Roof Installed Correctly?

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roof shingle installation

Was my shingle roof installed correctly? Shingle roof installation is a process that requires patience and experience. Some contractors like to cut corners and when corners get cut, your roof gets hurt. We at Home Evolution Strive to exceed the rest and treat every shingle repair as if it was on our own home. In this blog we talk about … Read More

Why You Should Leave Roof Repair To The Professionals

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professional roof repair by a contractor

Many times when signs start to appear of corrosion and wear to your roof, you look and see if there’s a chance you could do it yourself. In this blog Home Evolution will explain why doing things yourself isn’t always the answer. Roofing Repair Requires Safety All professionals know that when repairing a roof, you need safety equipment to prevent … Read More

Color Siding Issues

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Close view of badly peeling paint on old clapboard siding.

Your home’s siding is what gives your home a lot of its overall look. After all, most people describe their home using its color, which is typically provided by your siding! Over time, your colored siding can start to look dingy and old. At this point, it may be time for a replacement! Here are the three most common color … Read More

The Benefits of IKO Roofing

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benefits of iko roofing shingles

We take pride in using the best products for our customers. That is why we offer IKO Roofing Systems and shingles. From shingles to entire roofing systems, complete with eave protection, underlayment, and roof starters, IKO is setting the bar high when it comes to protecting your home. There are many benefits to choosing IKO for your roofing needs. We’ve … Read More