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How Does Your Siding Improve Your Home’s Energy Efficiency?

How Does Your Siding Improve Your Home’s Energy Efficiency?

Did you know that the average U.S. home uses around 10,766 kilowatt-hours per year? This is according to a recent report from the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), but the exact amount still varies for each state. Fortunately, you can reduce your monthly energy expenditure by knowing what you should do and what you should …

Why Energy-Efficient Windows Are the Way to Go

Why Energy-Efficient Windows Are the Way to Go

It’s no secret that quality energy-efficient replacement windows have a higher price tag than builders grade ones. However, when you consider their long-term benefits, you’ll see them less as an additional expense and more as an investment. In today’s post, local window and roofing contractor Polar Bear discusses why energy-efficient replacement windows are the way to go.

How Do James Hardie® Siding Products Perform Against a House Fire?

How Do James Hardie® Siding Products Perform Against a House Fire?

James Hardie® fiber cement products are renowned for their benefits, like durability, a long service life and low-maintenance requirements. In today’s post, local siding and window contractor Polar Bear discusses another important feature that’s not as often discussed — how siding can help improve your home’s fire resistance. Fire-Resistance Key Terms Siding must pass the standards set …

The Importance of Working With a Local Roofer

The Importance of Working With a Local Roofer

As a homeowner, you put a lot of trust in your roofing company. You expect them to know everything from roof construction to local building codes to the best solution for your particular problem. Therefore, you must select a roofer that is reliable, honest and trustworthy. 

Key Questions to Ask Before Getting a New Entry Door

Key Questions to Ask Before Getting a New Entry Door

New entry doors can help improve your home’s appearance, protect against the elements and provide energy efficiency. The right entry door does so much more than simply serve as a way to enter and exit your home.