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 An Ice Dam? Ice […]
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.
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.
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 acts as a barrier between outdoor temperatures and the rooms inside your house. […]
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.
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!
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.
Replacing your home’s windows is a surefire way to make a huge visual impression and add value to your home. The two most common types of replacement windows are wood and vinyl. Wood windows are the traditional option, but they’re pricey and require a lot of upkeep (painting every few years, for one thing). A great — and affordable — way to update the look of your home is with new vinyl windows. Vinyl is a popular option for windows because of its durability, affordability and ease.