Roofing and Shingles - By Ren Molnar
I get a lot of questions from HomeFocus.com readers about roofing. The greatest number of people want to know what type of shingle to install, and it is very simple. The most cost-effective shingle is a 20-year asphalt shingle. 25-year shingles are significantly more expensive, and the extra five years are not worth the expense.
Wooden Decks Take Knowledge To Finish Well
If you're the owner of a new wooden deck (or plan to be), there's something a whole bunch of experienced deck owners want to warn you about.: It's not easy to create a long-lasting deck finish. Many have stories about peeling, fading, mildew and deterioration of their decks, all within a year or two of brushing on hundreds of dollars worth of finish.