Why You Should Not Try to Repair Your Roof Yourself
June 5, 2023
The roof is a critical component of any building, protecting it from the elements and ensuring its structural integrity. Over time, your roof may develop issues such as leaks, damaged shingles, or general wear and tear. While it’s natural to consider fixing these problems yourself, attempting to repair your roof without professional help can lead […]
May 5, 2023
Choosing the right siding for your home is a crucial decision that can affect its appearance, durability, and value. At Platinum Exteriors, we’ve helped a lot of Maryland homeowners choose the right siding for their home. Here are some popular siding options to consider. Vinyl Siding Vinyl siding is one of the most popular siding […]
Updating Your Windows with Energy-Efficient Windows
April 12, 2023
Energy-efficient windows not only make your home more comfortable year-round, but they can also help homeowners cut down on utilities, saving both energy and money. At Platinum Exteriors, we’ve helped a lot of homeowners in Maryland update their windows, and we wanted to talk about what energy-efficient windows are and the benefits of upgrading them. […]
How Often Should I Have My Siding Replaced?
March 15, 2023
Siding provides protection against the elements, insulation, and aesthetic appeal. However, over time, siding can become damaged or worn out, and homeowners may need to replace it to maintain their property’s value and structural integrity. The frequency with which a Maryland homeowner should replace their siding depends on various factors, including the type of siding, […]
Do I Need New Siding?
February 20, 2023
Your home’s siding is its first defense. While replacing it may not be at the top of your home improvement agenda, it’s incredibly important to the overall appearance, energy efficiency, and integrity of your home. While it is impossible to estimate how long siding will last, there are a few telltale signs that will let […]
How Long Should a Roof Last?
January 17, 2023
Whether you’re buying a new home or you’re planning to stay in your current home, you probably don’t have a good idea of the condition of the roof without the help of a roofing professional. Having a general idea of how long your roof should last is beneficial since it will let you know when […]
Roofing Issues Caused by Shoddy Roof Installation
December 21, 2022
If you spend thousands of dollars on a new roof, you should expect to receive a high-quality roof that lasts for decades. Unfortunately, this is not always the case. Some roofing contractors rush through a project or cut corners to save money or time. By hiring a cheap roofing contractor, you may think that you’re […]
How Often Does Home Siding Need to Be Replaced?
November 15, 2022
Your home’s siding goes through a lot of stress. It sits under the baking sun, day in and day out, and is hit with strong rains and winds during storms. Despite all that it gets put through, modern siding is specially designed to withstand everything Mother Nature can throw at it. Modern siding will last […]
Can My Roof Withstand a Heavy Storm?
October 15, 2022
You probably don’t think about the roof of your home too much, and that’s because it’s working properly. If your roof fails, it will be the only thing on your mind. In Maryland, we get some serious storms and need roofs capable of withstanding them. Do you know how old your roof is? Have you […]
Roofing Materials that Last
September 8, 2022
Installing a new roof is a significant investment. Because it’s a significant investment, you want to make sure that you’re choosing roofing materials that last. Regardless of the roofing material you choose, there are still many other factors that contribute to how long your roof will last. But if you use these roofing materials, you […]