Services and why we do it.
Why to do Roofing repair or replacement or new roof installation!
Roofing repair or replacement or new roof installation.
A building’s roof is the most vulnerable part of a structure. It is affected the most by outside damaging factors such as fluctuating temperatures, Texas sunshine, or extreme weather conditions. On average, a roof lasts around one-third of the lifetime of the building it covers, which means that roof maintenance is something every building will need at least once.
There are different reasons why someone might need roofing replacement or roofing repair. Not all of them are age-related.
- If you are building a house, It’s important to find a good roofing contractor for roof installation.
- Severe storm damage, ice dams, molds, or moss can seriously shorten the lifespan and integrity of the roof.
- Home improvement! A new roof installation can refresh and update an old house. Another advantage is that it attracts more prospective home buyers if you plan on selling the house.
Some signs that roof repair is needed may include:
- Curled or cracked shingles.
- Bald spots where granules are missing.
- The age of the roof is at least 20 years old (while many shingles today are produced for durability, many factors can decrease it).
- Dark streaks.
If you experience any of these issues or have a reason to believe you need a new roof. It is time to contact ARR Contractors for a free roofing inspection.
Why do you need to inspect HVAC Heating, ventilation, and air conditioning!
Inspect HVAC Heating, ventilation, and air conditioning.
The HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, and Air-Conditioning) system has to be inspected annually to operate energy-efficiently. Damaged equipment is the main reason for the majority of system failures. While homeowners can conduct their own inspection, for HVAC repair, local state laws might require a certified contractor to fix the problems.
Here are some of the reasons why air conditioning repair services might be needed.
- Severe weather conditions damage.
If you notice damage after a storm or hail, you need to inspect and get an HVAC repair done. When your air conditioning unit suffers from hail damage, you can see dents to the metal housing of the unit and flattening of the fins. It can be more than just cosmetic damage and will be covered under your homeowners insurance.
- Air conditioning does not function properly.
If you feel like you have to constantly adjust your thermostat, hear noises, smelling unusual odors, or notice condenser coils obstruction caused by bent coil fins, mold, or various outside debris, it is time for you to contact a licensed contractor to get an inspection and AC repair scheduled.
- The HVAC system was not installed correctly, or an outdated technology was used.
Technology changes all the time. This is as true for your AC system as it is for your smartphone. If you do air conditioning repair, you will be able to increase overall efficiency and that can save you money on your utility bills.
Why to do Gutters manufacture colors, light aluminum, seamless, down spouts, leaf protection systems installation and maintenance!
What are the main gutter issues.
The main function of gutters is to keep water from rains, storms, and hails that hits your roof away from where it could damage your home, such as the foundation and the walls. The constant exposure to severe weather conditions, however, can have a bad impact on gutters’ performance and longevity. When you notice any changes in your gutter performance, consider an immediate gutter repair.
Leaves, branches, and other debris are common reasons for clogging. When these materials accumulate in the gutters, it will eventually lead to overflooding. One obvious sign to that is when the system begins to pull away from the wall. This could mean that the debris is clogging the gutters.
Other gutter issues include cracking, splitting, and peeling. It will cost you less when you take preventive measures and do the gutters repair before it gets out of hand and you need a gutters replacement.
How To Minimize Gutter Maintenance.
Unclogging the gutters
It can be a hard and timeconsuming task for many homeowners to clean their gutters. Scooping leaves and branches out of gutters may seem easy, but it’s always a good idea to ask for a qualified help of experienced professionals like ARR Contractors.
Patching a hole
Gutters develop holes in a number of ways. Rust eats through steel gutters, and copper and aluminum ones are easily scraped by falling branches or get damaged by sharp tools during the repairs. If you don’t take care of it you will eventually need the new gutter installation.
Fixing leaking joints
Over time, the joints of gutter can get damaged. Even seamless gutters aren't resistant to that. They still have seams in places where the gutters connect to preformed corners and to downspout outlets.
The best way to prevent needing gutter repair or gutter replacement is good gutter maintenance with the help of certified experts like ARR Contractors. It is time to contact ARR Contractors for a free gutters system inspection.
Why to do Siding exterior finish variety of hardy board, LP smart siding and vinyl!
Siding repair or a siding replacement.
The exterior is the first thing everyone notices on a home. When the siding on your house is damaged by strong storms and winds, it does not always present your house the way you’d like it to. But don’t worry, the damage can usually be fixed quickly. You might want to get the repair or replacement done as soon as you notice it. The damaged siding could potentially lead to serious problems such as polluted or unwanted additional air, water, and dirt inside your home. You will have to decide whether you need a siding repair or a siding replacement.
Here is a guide for you to help you choose between the two options.
When the repair is the best option.
There are just a few missing sections of siding.
Repair is typically less costly and a quicker process. A good local siding company, like ARR Contractractors, will quickly repair the missing siding.
Minor chips, cracks, and dents.
Chips, cracks, and dents are usually easily repairable, particularly if it is a small area or just on one panel.
When the replacement is the best option.
You want your house exterior to look wholesome.
You can find a lot of excellent options to match your existing siding, but it is most likely to not completely match it and will almost always be still noticeable.
You want to significantly increase the market value of your home.
Newly-sided houses always have a higher market price. If you plan on selling your house at some point, getting a new siding is a good call.
If you have to repaint, clean, or repair the siding almost every year or even more, it’s the time to replace it.
Bubbles in the Siding.
Bubbles underneath the surface are an indicator that water is trapped under or on the siding, and it is a sign that you need a new siding.
No matter what your choice is, ARR Contractors will be happy to provide you with the best service at the most reasonable price.
Why to do Windows energy efficient, noise reduction custom fit new replacement!
Reasons for windows replacement.
Getting a windows replacement can be a great investment in your house. First of all, it will help reduce your energy bills. Poor performing windows can increase the heat loss in the winter and heat gain in the summer, which will make you use your HVAC system more. Replacing the windows can help save your money on the energy bills. Moreover, energy-efficient windows will decrease your impact on the environment.
Another reason is that new windows can also freshen the look of your house. If you want to bring something new to its appearance, installing new windows is a good call.
And finally, it is the improved functionality that matters a lot. If your current windows are stuck or hard to open, are broken, drafty or fog up between the panes, it may be time to replace them. Or, perhaps you’d like to change the type of windows for better ventilation.
Stages of windows replacement
There are usually two big stages of windows replacement or windows repair - home preparation and installation itself. Let’s guide you through them step by step.
- Choosing a contractor and getting an estimate.
Read reviews, request written estimates that include start and completion dates, and detailed description of work. ARR Contractors, as an experienced contractor, will gladly assist you through this process, to make sure you get the best option at the most reasonable price.
- Measuring & ordering windows.
We will come to your home to take the final measurements and answer any questions.
- Preparing for the installation day.
You should clear pathways, disconnect window security devices, and try to keep children & pets away from work areas.
- Installing the windows.
The duration of the progress is determined by the number of windows. Now you can relax and look forward to seeing your new windows.
- Walking through and inspecting.
Make sure to learn how each window opens, how to clean it, and review warranty.
Why to do CHIMNEY metal flashing, waterproofing decorative chase and custom decorative shroud copper!
Chimney repair is an integral part of your home maintenance. You should regularly inspect your chimney in order to get the most of it in the winter. Some parts of the chimney can be damaged by hail or other extreme weather conditions, and repairs should be done immediately. In that case, you can get the repairs done at an adequate price and keep enjoying the comfort.
Chimney flashing repair.
Chimney flashing is a sheet of metal installed around the area where the chimney meets the roof. It is one of the most important parts of the chimney. Flashing ensures the waterproof connection between the chimney and the roof. Aluminum flashing is one of the most common types of materials used for flashing. It is inexpensive but it has an expiration date which is determined by weather conditions in your area. All the components or your roofing system should be durable to ensure that your roof lasts as long as possible, considering that, on average, it lasts 30 years. You might want to consider some other options such as steel or galvanized steel, for example. These are some of the most durable materials, and finally, copper flashing is one of the best materials available. It is lightweight, resists breaking or cracking, and can withstand high temperatures and extreme weather. However, copper is also one of the most expensive materials. Installing a copper flashing can also increase the value of your home.
Your chimney cap prevents moisture from rain, or animals, leaves, and other debris from entering your chimney. If it gets damaged, it can result in more costly repairs later if it is not handled immediately.
Decorative elements of your chimney.
Decorative waterproof chase or decorative copper shroud are nice options to decorate your chimney and add a little bit of style to your roof.
Why to do Paint, Putty, Waterproofing insulation, Caulking!
Introduction for these works.
Let’s talk about some more types of work that can be done to improve both your house appearance and its performance. These include - interior and exterior painting, putty repairs, waterproofing insulation, and caulking.
A fresh layer of exterior house paint can brighten up the appearance of your home. It can also increase the cost of your house on the market. If you want to make changes to the inside of your home, interior house painting is one of the cheapest ways to freshen up the interior of your house.
Putty around the windows holds in the glass and also keeps water out and prevents rotting of the wooden window frames. The damage is usually caused by sunlight, which can cause the material cracking, and can allow water to seep in. Depending on the severity of the damage, putty will need either repairs or replacement.
Water insulation is generally applied in any area exposed to water such as foundations, roofs, bathrooms, pools, windows. Such water can damage the structure and cause corrosion and cracking of the concrete. Installing a proper insulation system is the key to the safety of your house.
Caulk is a flexible material that seals air leaks through cracks, gaps, or joints between the building and operable windows and prevents water leakage when applied around faucets, ceiling fixtures, water pipes, drains, and other plumbing fixtures. It might seem to be an easy task to do on your own but remember that your house is an important investment of yours so make sure that your home receives professional care. It is always a good call to contact an experienced local contractor, like ARR Contractors, to assist you with any types of repairs.
Please don’t hesitate to contact us as we can provide your home with qualified repair services at the most reasonable price.
Why to do Flooring and baseboard molding!
A nice flooring can not only provide a good cover for it but also be a great element of the interior. Here is everything you need to know about the flooring installation.
Your first step is to choose the type of flooring you want to have installed. Consider these factors:
- Room: Every type of material can meet only some specific needs. For example, carpet or hardwood aren’t ideal for every space: installing carpet in the kitchen area can make cleaning problematic.
- Family members: Young children need spill-proof flooring. If you have a pet you might want to consider scratch-resistant flooring.
- Budget: Price varies widely and more durable materials are more expensive. But keep in mind that high-quality flooring will be a great long-term investment.
- Installation Requirements: Some materials need underlayment or pad, which will add an extra cost.
- The interior: Certain types work better than others to fit the best in your house.
The most popular types of flooring materials.
- Hardwood is one of the most expensive options but remains the top choice for its appearance and durability of 3-5 years.
- The benefits of laminate flooring are the lower price, easy installation, and a variety of colors and styles.
- Porcelain or Ceramic Tile is a durable and waterproof flooring choice. It’s great for kitchens, bathrooms, and entryways.
- Carpet is a favorite for many homeowners. It’s a soft and warm material that helps cut down on noise. It’s ideal for bedrooms and is the cheapest option.
The finishing step is a baseboard molding which is usually a wooden or vinyl board covering the joint between the wall surface and the floor.
No matter what type of flooring services you need it is always important to choose an experienced contractor. Don’t hesitate to contact ARR contractors to receive qualified repair services at the most reasonable price.
Why to do Fencing and Posts!
Introduction for fence repair.
A high-quality fence can be a great investment for both your home and your business. A fence on or around the property improves its security and increases the home value. Let’s talk about a few reasons why you need a privacy fence.
Having a fence is not only about protecting your valuable property but also about preventing your siblings, children, or pets from crimes or escaping. A fence can help protect you from wild animals entering your property if you live near a wildlife reserve or forests. Having a fence may also be good for your business if you have valuable equipment or keep large amounts of cash-on-hand.
A fence can give you the necessary privacy and protect you. No longer will other people be able to see you sunbathing or playing with your kids in the backyard. It might also be necessary for your business if you need to provide privacy for high-profile clients and to keep their secrets. This is especially true for law firms, private medical practices, tutoring services, or another business that requires any client’s meetings to stay confidential.
Defining of Property.
Your relations with your neighbors might not always be warm and a fence installation clearly outlines the boundaries of your property and potentially saves you from expensive litigation with them.
A nice wood fence can add a decorative appeal to your home or improve the commercial building’s aesthetics to attract new customers.
If you want to sell your house or business, a quality fence can considerably increase the sale price. Potential buyers highly value security and privacy, and thus, it will be a great investment.
Receiving the benefits of getting a new fence requires hiring a professional fence company. Contact ARR contractors to get a free consultation about qualified repair services in your area and to receive an estimate for your project.
Why to do Garage Doors after hail damage!
You need to repair the door in a timely.
Thousands of houses suffer from cataclysmic harm of storms and hail every year. Hailstorms show up without any warning and leave no time to prepare. Thus, it can cause damage to your garage door that requires repairs ranging from the minor cosmetic fix to full garage door replacement. Nevertheless, you need to repair the door in a timely manner as proper maintenance plays a critical role in extending the lifespan and daily performance of your home’s garage door.
Step 1: After a hailstorm, inspect your garage for damage.
Do not assume that small damages are insignificant as unrepaired holes may increase in size and downgrade the overall door’s strength. Moreover, holes will not prevent bugs from getting into your garage and will increase the risk of water leakage, which eventually will lead to more serious problems.
The situation may be even riskier if your overhead garage door has large dents, as it can be a sign of structural damage. Dents, especially around the edge or at the joints in the door, can just be stuck closed. It might be dangerous as it puts you at risk of injury simply because of its size and weight and makes your home, car, and other property an easy target to thieves.
Step 2: Decide if it is possible to repair the damaged garage door or the replacement is needed.
You should consider how big the damages are and how much money you are willing and ready to spend. Just do not forget that the garage door construction may seem simple, but actually there a number of components and mechanics that go into it. It is better to ask professionals for help.
Step 3: Choose the best contractor.
If you experience any kind of hail damage, it is always important to choose an experienced contractor. Contact ARR contractors to receive qualified repair services at the most reasonable price.