Learn About Winter Roof Installation in Kentuckiana

November 10, 2018 | Filed under: Metal Roofing,Resiliency,Roofing Issues

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Winter roof installation for your Kentuckiana home? Yes, it’s possible and even desirable…but only with the right roof. Often, we think that only time you can replace a roof is in the spring or summer. Not true. Many, many needs for roof replacement arise in the winter months due to: colder temperatures and brittle roofing materials…

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26 Ways to Prepare Your Home for a Kentucky Winter

October 20, 2018 | Filed under: Energy Efficiency,Resiliency,Storm Protection

Prepare Your Home for Winter CMRS of KY

Winter is coming, whether we want it to or not! Hopefully, we have a few more weeks for outside activities but, rest assured, cold and even snow are on their way to Kentucky. As part of those outside activities, there may even be a few things we can do to prepare our homes for winter….

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Preparing for High Winds That Can Threaten Your Kentucky Home

September 17, 2018 | Filed under: Resiliency,Storm Protection,Sustainability

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No, we don’t have many palm trees in Louisville. But, here in Kentucky, homeowners are concerned these days about high winds, pushed into the region by tropical storms that usually carry on through November of each year. Preparing for High Winds It seems increasingly likely that this will be a more violent hurricane season than…

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Metal Roofs: Sustainability and Energy

August 20, 2018 | Filed under: Energy Efficiency,Resiliency,Sustainability

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Now, it seems more than ever, Energy is a key factor in making decisions for home improvements. The focus on energy is on how to save or create energy in the future. The focus on the sustainability or durability of the materials we use in our homes is driven partly by an environmental focus, but…

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Weathering the Storms with a Resilient Home

July 19, 2018 | Filed under: Resiliency,Storm Protection

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Why create a resilient home? When you return to your home from the work and an often frantic pace of activity, you want it to be a place of rest, relaxation, and a haven of safety. Home can be a place where you can forget about worries and hurriedness and just enjoy living. A place to…

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Temperature Extremes Affect Your Home. Your Roof Can Help.

June 27, 2018 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Energy Efficiency,Research,Resiliency,Roofing Issues

Typical construction methods attempt to deal with temperature extremes, both hot and cold, through insulation. The desire is to maintain comfortable temperatures inside the home as economically as possible. While insulation provides thermal mass to prevent heat migration in or out of your home, building science is showing us other, sometimes better, ways to do…

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