There is no better time of the year than summer to give your home some much needed care. Warm days and harsh temperatures can take a toll on the interior as well as the exterior. The following summer maintenance check-list will go a long way to keep your place look amazing and remain so for years.
Your roof should be checked every year and preferably during the summer to ensure that it isn’t damaged before the rains arrive. Checking it regularly will uncover problems such as leaks, loose tiles, nests
Your roof is the main thing keeping your family safe from the elements. A damaged one will compromise that. Even though you should hire a professional contractor to inspect it, there are some tips that can help you do a minor one yourself such as:
Look for damaged, missing or curling shingles or any signs of damage. One or two damaged shingles can be replaced easily but if you wait too long, you might be looking at a complete roof replacement.
Check for growths such as fungus or algae on the roof.
The exterior of your home is the first thing people notice about it but most importantly, it also protects your family from the elements. If the siding has seen better days then it will compromise that. Here are a couple more reasons why you should invest in new siding:
Curb Appeal – Siding that deteriorates as it ages brings down the aesthetic appeal of your home making it look dull. Even if the interior is spic and span, a damaged exterior will ruin the effect. New and fresh siding will prevent
As a homeowner, you may find yourself questioning if certain home remodel projects are worth the money. Perhaps they will look great, perhaps you just love that shade of blue or perhaps you have always wanted a window sill with a built-in drawer. Although you are conscious that you would adore the improvement, you wonder if it would add any real value to the house once it comes time to sell.
Certain home improvements have been proven to have far greater return on investment than others. If you improve intelligently, you can
It’s a brand new year, and you have decided that you want to have a “brand new” house. Without the hassle of actually moving, of course. If you are ready to remodel, it is likely that you are searching for a contractor. A quality contractor will be knowledgeable, creative and will provide you fabulous results. With all the options available, it can be difficult to distinguish between a quality contractor and someone who may deliver more disorganization than repair.
Find the right type of professional: In home remodeling, there are different
Your home protects you from wind, rain, snow and many other unexpected elements that Wisconsin weather brings. Within years of being built, a home’s structure can begin to falter and roofing can start to fall apart. That’s where JM Remodeling & Construction comes in. This Tudor style home in Shorewood was in need of renovation and JM Remodeling was able to update the home with an aesthetically pleasing roof.
When JM Remodeling was called, the original concrete tiled roof was deteriorating. Multiple tiles were broken and some were even missing. The
The Wisconsin Province Society of Jesus is well known throughout the Midwest for working in education, parishes, academic research and continuing the tradition of sharing spirituality. JM Remodeling & Construction was proud to work on the exterior renovation of their building located on North 34th Street in Milwaukee.
The roof was old and leaky and much of the original wood trim was deteriorating and in need of a fresh coat of paint. As a full service remodeling company, the professionals at JM Remodeling & Construction were able to do it
Many of the clients that come to JM Remodeling & Construction want to enhance their home’s appearance and functionality without the hassle of upkeep. With today’s advancing technology, there is now a range of construction supplies and materials that provide the best of both worlds. Recently, we had a client come to us with a dilemma. He wanted us to reside his home but did not want the maintenance or upkeep that his current cedar lap siding required. We had the perfect solution to this homeowner’s problem!
We installed LP SmartSide
After a long Wisconsin winter, summer is a sight for sore eyes. A great way to enjoy sunny skies and increasing temperatures in the comfort of your own property is with a porch. For this Milwaukee resident, we were able to update and enhance their home’s existing porch with a brand new, easy to maintain structure just in time to enjoy the summer weather.
The homeowner’s front porch was run down and in need of an update. The team at JM Remodeling temporarily supported the roof above while removing the front
Spring is here and you may be contemplating what to do with your yard and landscape. A great way to reinvent your outdoor space is by adding a deck, patio, outdoor kitchen or pergola! These are all great ways to complement an outdoor landscape and provide a fun recreational area for homeowners to enjoy when the weather is nice.
When the sun is shining, flowers are blooming and birds are chirping, there’s nothing better than entertaining friends and family outside. If you are considering adding an outdoor construct to your
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