Cheap Contractors Don’t Work

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Cheap contractors don’t work.  Period.  You do get what you pay for. Contractor Bids Owning a home is like owning a car.  You have to take care of it.  When it’s time to do major work, it’s smart to get several bids.  However it’s almost always wrong to use the guy who’s so much cheaper. Let’s say you need a new roof.  Your bid requests a price for 25 year…

A Maintenance Tip About Gutters

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Have a home in Bergen County?  If so then winter and freezing temperatures are part of your year.  It’s essential to get your house ready for the effects of winter weather. With the proper preparation, your home will do just fine.  Here’s a maintenance tip about gutters: Take advantage of the below freezing weather we still have and get your gutters cleaned now if you haven’t done so already.  After all, winter is only a…

It’s Time to Check Your House Holes

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Holes are all over the outside of your house.  No one thinks about this but if you own a Bergen County home you should. Holes are punched through the exterior of your home for all sorts of reasons that most of us never realize.  The water spigot you connected to your hose, the electrical lines bringing power, the cable lines connecting you to the internet, your central air compressor –…

Take Advantage of The Coming Thaw to Avoid Gutter Ice Dams

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 Take Advantage of The Coming Thaw to Avoid Gutter Ice Dams Have a home in Bergen County?  If so, take   advantage of the coming thaw next week and get your gutters cleaned if you haven’t already.  We’ve just had a few warm days but the deep freeze is going to be with us for the week ahead but then the weather pattern’s changing and temperatures will be up for a short while.  After all,…