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:
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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 Solutions shares here the benefits of tubular skylights, or solar tubes:
Decking can take quite a beating from constant exposure to the rain and sun. Wood is a poor choice if you want something that will look good and last long with little maintenance, so most people are choosing composite decking material. Yet, like all home improvement materials, misconceptions about it still exist. Polar Bear Exterior Solutions, Seattle’s premier roofer, debunks the most common composite myths.
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 for your home improvement project is always in your best interest.
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.