Author: Polar Bear

The Best Ways to Use Windows for Daylighting Your Home Interior

Daylighting is an architectural concept in which natural light is harnessed to brighten the interior of the building. It also takes into consideration interior features such as reflective surfaces, the orientation of your home’s openings—windows, doors and skylights—relative to the sun, and the size of openings themselves. Its primary purpose is to improve visual comfort while reducing the use of artificial lighting throughout the day.

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4 Reasons Why Gutters Overflow

Your gutter system plays an important role in protecting your home against water damage. It catches and redirects rainwater into your downspouts and away from your property. When it doesn’t do its job properly, your home is at risk of roof leaks, damaged siding, and landscaping and foundation issues.


Why Choose Fiber Cement Siding for Your Home

Hardie Board siding is a super durable siding product that looks amazing, lasts long, and comes with a fabulous warranty. It’s made of cement, sand, and cellulose fibers which combine to create an outstanding material to both protect and beautify homes. Because of this unique blend, fiber cement siding is known for being durable, flexible, and resilient.


Tips on Choosing the Best Shingle Color for Your Roof

Roof shingles come in a wide array of colors, ensuring the best match for your home. However, with all these hues to choose from, it can be a little tricky to know the best pick for your own roofing. In this post, residential roofing  and replacement expert Polar Bear Exteriors shares some quick tips to help you select the best shingle color.



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