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How to Organize and Simplify Your Move

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Sep 6, 2018 12:30:00 PM

Moving to a new home is a big deal, but staying organized is the key to preventing it from turning into a big headache. It’s no secret that moving all of your belongings takes a lot of work. Following these tips will help ensure everything goes smoothly:

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Topics: Insider, education

Does Partial Roof Damage Call for Repair or Replacement?

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Sep 4, 2018 10:54:00 AM

Home Advisor calculates that roof repairs in Las Vegas range anywhere from $250 to $3,000, with the most common range between $475 and $1,149. So, what do you do when only half of your roof is damaged? Is that enough to warrant a roof replacement? How much roof damage is too much to repair?

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Topics: Insider, roof inspections, roof repairs, roofing company in Las Vegas, Las Vegas roofing contractors, Las Vegas roofer, las vegas roofing, las vegas roof repair, las vegas roof replacement, roofing companies, roof problems, roof damage

Detecting, Preventing and Fixing Air Leaks with Proper Home Insulation

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Aug 31, 2018 11:24:00 AM

Even the smallest of air leaks in your home are a big deal. From garage to attic, they can happen anywhere and represent a serious increase in energy costs. In fact, between 10% and 30% of a home’s typical energy costs can be traced to energy leaks that could have (and should be) sealed. Fixing air leaks doesn’t have to be complicated and sufficient home insulation is a likely solution.

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Topics: Insulation, attic insulation, home insulation in las vegas, home insulation, las vegas home insulation, Las Vegas insulation contractor, save money, energy efficient, blown in insulation

DIY or Call a Professional?

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Aug 29, 2018 10:54:00 AM

As a homeowner, you want to do what's best for your home while keeping your expenses in check when it comes to making home repairs. While it can be tempting to make as many repairs on your own as possible, there are some things that you should let the experts handle. The following are some common home repairs that you can do yourself, plus a few cases where it pays to call in a pro:

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Topics: Insider, education, Las Vegas Home Maintenance

Don't Believe These Home Inspection Myths

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Aug 28, 2018 4:00:00 PM

When buying and selling a house, you're also dealing with at least one home inspection. Here are five home inspection myths we hear most often:

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Topics: roof inspections, education, las vegas roofing

Post Daylight Savings To-Do's for Complete Home Maintenance

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Aug 23, 2018 2:07:00 PM

Daylight Savings Time is the ideal reminder to take care of some of those important home maintenance tasks that are easy to delay or forget. Check out the following post-Daylight Savings Time to-do list to help keep your home in good condition:

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Topics: Home Maintenance, home maintenance checklist, home maintenance in las vegas, Las Vegas Home Maintenance

Gutter Guards: Worth the Cost?

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Aug 20, 2018 10:02:00 AM

Cleaning gutters is usually not at the top of the list of favorite projects. However, it is an important one, because clogged gutters can cause damage to your roof, windows and walls. From climbing ladders to scooping out sludgy leaves, an alternative to this annual chore would be welcome by most homeowners. Are gutter guards the answer?

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Topics: roof maintenance, roof inspections, Home Maintenance, education, home maintenance in las vegas, roof maintenance in las vegas, las vegas roof repair, roof damage, roof materials

Important Home Insulation Facts to Know

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Aug 17, 2018 9:54:00 AM

In Las Vegas, the extreme temperature fluctuations from high to low that often occur between day and night, especially in the winter, can make heating and cooling your home a challenge. Home insulation helps create energy efficiency and keeps your home comfortable no matter what the temperature is outside.

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Topics: home insulation in las vegas, home improvements in las vegas, home insulation, las vegas home insulation, Las Vegas insulation contractor, save money, energy efficient, blown in insulation

Failing to Plan Is Planning to Fail: How to Save on Roofing in Las Vegas

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Aug 15, 2018 4:52:42 PM

Your roof is the most vulnerable part of your building. Every day, it’s exposed to the elements that contribute to deterioration and decay. Proper maintenance and protection help prolong the life of a roof, but eventually, even the most well-maintained roof will need to be replaced.

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Topics: roof replacement, roofing company in Las Vegas, Las Vegas roofing contractors, Las Vegas roofer, las vegas roofing, las vegas roof replacement, roof problems, roof damage, roof materials, save money

How Thermal Imaging Can Protect Your Home's Roof

Posted by First Quality Roofing & Insulation on Aug 10, 2018 1:35:00 PM

Thermal imaging is a technique that’s quickly gaining popularity in the roofing industry. This non-invasive process allows roofers to discover hidden issues with a roof before they turn into much larger, more expensive problems. In other words, thermal imaging gives roofers the opportunity to solve tomorrow’s problems today.

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Topics: Insider, education, temperature, las vegas roof repair, save money, energy efficient, blown in insulation