How to Cool a Sun-Facing Room

How to Cool a Sun-Facing Room

Rooms facing the sun enjoy a lot of natural light but they also have a big problem with excessive heat. Trusted window and roofing contractor Polar Bear Exterior Solutions shares here some of the things you can do to offset too much passive heating and maintain indoor comfort: 

3 Benefits of Tubular Skylights

3 Benefits of Tubular Skylights

Skylights are great because they let you boost levels of natural light in your home during the day without eating up precious real estate along your walls. Unfortunately, not all homes do well with traditional skylights. Fortunately, tubular skylights exist as alternatives. What can they do for you? Skylights and awning contractor Polar Bear Exterior …

Why Hiring a Roofing Contractor Is Better Than DIY

Why Hiring a Roofing Contractor Is Better Than DIY

Fixing a roof can be difficult, tedious and downright dangerous. Before you start any DIY project, carefully consider the pros and cons. Sure, a DIY project may have its own benefits, but more often than not, it brings negative results. Polar Bear Exterior Solutions, Seattle’s top roofing and awning contractor, explains why hiring a pro …

How to Choose Replacement Windows for Ranch-Style Homes

How to Choose Replacement Windows for Ranch-Style Homes

Ranch-style homes foster a relaxed, easy-going lifestyle because of their simplicity. Unlike other architectural styles like Colonial, Craftsman and Tudor, its interior space is more open and free-flowing, making it versatile and efficient for different functions.

Clever Tips to Extend the Life of Your Deck

Clever Tips to Extend the Life of Your Deck

With summer fast approaching, now is a great time to look after your deck. It’s your outdoor retreat for quiet mornings, pool parties and barbeque nights, after all. However, harsh weather conditions during the cold season might have done a number on your deck.