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 avoid. Even investing in your home’s siding and exteriors serves not only to enhance its visual appeal but also improve its energy efficiency! Trusted siding and roofing contractor Polar Bear shares their insight:
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When guests and family come over to your home, among the first things that catch their eyes is your front door. Your entry door says a lot about your style and can tie together all the other components of your exterior. One way to make this part of your home more appealing is by adding sidelights.Continue reading “Is It a Good Idea to Get an Entry Door With Sidelights?”
2020 is fast approaching! You may already have a list of New Year’s resolutions, but it’s good to make room for some more. While it’s always admirable to become a better version of yourself, this year you should make some resolutions to give your roofing system the attention it deserves. Continue reading “4 Roofing Resolutions for the New Year”
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.
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.