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5 tips to get your home ready for summer
It's time to prepare your home for the sweltering summer heat. Because your home will likely require increased maintenance over the summer, starting preparations early can help lower energy bills and enhance the efficiency and life of your home's components. The...
A guide to home projects when selling or buying your home
For sellers As a seller, you have a significant decision to make. Do you want to sell your home fast, or do you want to get the best possible price? You can boost the value of your home through renovations, remodeling and improving its appearance. Some costly home...
When should you replace your windows? Learn the signs
Routine maintenance is part of homeownership. Whether you've just been handed the keys to your new house or you're looking to refresh your current home, you may be wondering if your windows can wait until later. Cosmetic updates can get pushed down your priority list,...
All About Ice Dams and Why They’re Damaging To Your Roof
Northwest Indiana is often home to heavy snows in winter. When inches of snow accumulate on your roof, ice dams can form. What are ice dams, what causes them, and how can you prevent them? Read on to learn more about this common -- and damaging -- roof issue. What Is...
Why GAF Roofing Materials Are A Great Choice For Your Home
GAF, the largest roofing manufacturer in North America, provides high quality shingles and other roofing materials to homeowners in the U.S. Northwest Indiana residents can rest assured that GAF shingles are high quality and engineered to withstand what Mother Nature throws at us each year.
Home Roof Damage: When To Repair, Patch, or Replace
Storm damage — and general wear and tear — can wreak havoc on your home’s roof. Something must be done to repair the damaged shingles or fix any leaks, but it’s not always easy to know what to do. Let’s look a bit closer at the types of damage that require a simple patch, what may call for further repairs, or when you may need to completely replace your roof.
Is Your Attic Insulated? Why You Should Tackle This Home Upgrade Now
Homeowners often think of large-scale home projects as making the biggest impact. Simple upgrades can, in fact, bring huge savings, and these small wins can often be overlooked. One such upgrade is proper attic insulation. All About Attic Insulation Your home’s attic...
Winter Window Condensation: What To Do
Waking up on a foggy winter morning with a warm cup of coffee is a familiar scene across many parts of the country. But what happens when that foggy aesthetic is clinging to the windows? Depending upon the humidity inside the house and the temperature outside, windows can collect condensation, and while this is perfectly normal, it can be frustrating. Luckily, there are some basic steps homeowners can take to eliminate window condensation.
5 Benefits of Increasing Your Home’s Natural Light With New Windows
One easy way to let more light in is by replacing your windows with Kraz Construction. Our high-quality vinyl windows are an economical way to improve the look of your home, reduce your energy costs, and welcome in that sunshine. Get your free estimate here, and then read on to learn why adding more natural light to your home can benefit your health–and more!
Why Vinyl Siding Is A Great Choice For Your Home In 2020
Residing your home can make a huge visual impact, but it can feel like a huge decision. If you’re considering replacing your home’s exterior, vinyl siding deserves a top spot on your list of possibilities. Why? Vinyl siding has a lot of wins, which we’ll go into in detail below, but some heavy hitters are its low cost, easy maintenance and lifetime energy savings. What’s more? It looks great and will immediately improve the visual appeal of your home.