Archive for January, 2018

Home Remodeling After Hurricane Harvey – Just Do It

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Hurricane Victims are Remodeling Their Homes

 
Eastern Texas, including Houston and surrounding areas, was devastated by Hurricane Harvey, in late August 2017. It was deemed the costliest tropical cyclone on record, inflicting approximately $125 billion in damage. Many homeowners continue to feel the effects of the hurricane months, and even years later. So, what do you do about the flood damage to your home after a hurricane? Consider home remodeling to get back on track.  (more…)

Choosing the Right Siding for Your Home – All Star Construction, Inc.

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New siding can give your home a new look!

Whether you’re building a home or renovating your current home, choosing the right siding is one of the most important decisions you will make. It not only defends against the elements, but it’s an important part of your home’s curb appeal, and the first thing a visitor sees.

Although aesthetics certainly matter, there are other elements to consider when choosing siding. Primary factors are durability, water resistance, and versatility. Additionally, your decision should include your style of your home, budget, and of course your climate.

There is a wide variety of types of siding including vinyl, brick, stucco, stone, and wood. After perusing through the pros and cons of each one, which type is best for you? (more…)

A Covered Patio – Your New Backyard Retreat!!

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Make your covered patio your new oasis!

Spring weather will be here before you know it. Once you’ve made it through the cold winter months, you’ll envision yourself relaxing in your backyard retreat under your covered patio.
If you want to make your vision a reality, All Star Construction, Inc is just the company to build your new covered patio that reflects your tastes and personality. Not only are covered patios one of the best ways to add value to your home, they also provide the perfect area to keep you dry during the rainy season and cool during the summer months. They are also the perfect space to entertain your family and friends with an outdoor atmosphere, without being outside. And more importantly, covered patios protect your outdoor furniture from the elements. (more…)

3 Essential Steps to Winterize Your Home

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Take Care of Your Home During the Winter Months!

For those who live in the North, it’s second nature to ensure that you winterize your home during the harsh winter conditions. Even if you live in the South, it’s no secret that the cold weather has finally arrived! Winter means it’s time to winterize your home and protect it from the elements for the next few frigid months.

Winterizing your home “is the process of preparing a home for the harsh conditions of winter. It is usually performed in the fall before snow and excessive cold have arrived. Winterization protects against damage due to bursting water pipes, and from heat loss due to openings in the building envelope.” (http://www.fortworthinspector.com/Winterize_Your_Home.html) (more…)