Why Would You Have To Have Your Shutters Custom Made?

Much like any other home fixture or feature, you can either go out and buy already made shutters for your windows or go directly to a company and have the shutters custom made. A lot of homeowners wrongly assume that having the shutters custom made is unnecessary because you can get the same thing already built at just about any retailer. However, there are specific situations when buying custom shutters is the more logical thing to do. [Read More]

Squaring Up a Door Job: What it Is & Why it's Done

So, it is finally time to replace that beaten-up front door you have. Will you spend $250, or $5,000? Yes, that is the price range to replace a front door these days. Of course, it will not mean a thing if the door frame is not squared up. Here is more information on what squaring up a door frame is and why it is necessary prior to installing a new door follows. [Read More]

Exterior Home Maintenance

You want to make sure that you pay just as much attention to the exterior of your home as you do to the interior of your home. However, the truth is many homeowners do put more attention to the interior of their home since that is the area they tend to spend the majority of their time in. When it comes to the exterior of your home, you want to make sure you pay attention to the following areas and properly maintain and/or take care of repairs before other things end up going wrong. [Read More]

Three Good Reasons for Buying and Installing Exterior Shutters

Exterior shutters on most windows are a nice decorative touch. Though they usually are decorative rather than functional, they still add plenty of interest to a home's exterior. Here are just a few good reasons for buying and installing window shutters on your home. Curb Appeal If windows are the "eyes" of the house, then shutters are the eyelashes. You can tell the difference immediately when you pull up in front of a home that does not have shutters versus one that does. [Read More]