Preparing for High Winds That Can Threaten Your Kentucky Home

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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

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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

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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.

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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Water Damage: Protecting Your Home from Rain and Floods

When it comes to protecting your home from water damage, there are two primary concerns – rain intrusion and flooding. Here in Kentucky, we get a fair amount of both. The Right Roof Eliminates Water Damage Keeping water out during rain depends heavily on a secure and well-maintained roof system. That maintenance, on longer-term roofs,…

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Wind Resistant Roofing: Interlocking Metal Roofing Panels

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Strong winds are prevalent everywhere, but here in Kentucky we also receive those strong winds as the residual of hurricanes and other storms. In the past year, we’ve seen winds up to 85 mph! So, how do you protect your home from the damages that high winds cause? Wind resistant roofing in the form of our interlocking metal…

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