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Dealing With Hail Damage to Windows: A Complete Guide

Damage claims from hail storms increased 2% between 2018 and 2020. With the rise of potentially heavy storms, these reports are expected to increase as time goes on. Hail can be detrimental to roofs, cars, and all exterior parts of your home. Most people seem to forget about the effects of hail damage to windows.

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Roof Inspection

How Long Does a Roof Last? The Lifespan Explained

Some types of roofing will last more than 200 years, while others will need to be replaced before your children are out of high school.  So answering the query, “How long does a roof last?” depends on what it is made of and where your home is located.  Clay tiles will not work in cold New England,

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roof replacement

This Is What to Do if a Tree Falls on Your House

A storm is always brewing. America sees 1,000 tornadoes every year. Even a light tornado is capable of ripping off a branch and sending it onto a roof.  Roofs are designed to withstand heavy weights. But a tree can cause significant damage, even if the roof does not collapse. If you want to avoid trouble,

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siding

7 Awesome Benefits of Vinyl Siding for Your House

If you’re looking into different home siding materials, look no further. Vinyl siding is the de facto winner of the competition, and for so many reasons. There’s a reason it’s now the most commonly installed siding on the market! So what is vinyl siding and why is it so popular? Well, let’s talk about the benefits

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replacement windows

5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t DIY Window Installations

Are DIY window installations worth the struggle? The answer is no. To properly install a window, you will require advanced skills that are only gained through hands-on experience and training. Installing a window is not like other home improvement projects where you can follow a set of well-written instructions. It is a challenging, and time-consuming

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Roof repair

How Much Does a Roof Replacement Cost (and How To Afford It)?

Do you find yourself repairing your roof season after season? You’re frustrated because the money put into each repair is costing you big time. If this sounds like you, it’s time you consider a roof replacement.  Don’t be scared of the roof replacement cost. It can be expensive, but this is not a reason to delay the replacement.  Replacing

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recent projects

Storm Damaged Roof Repair in West Lafayette, IN

3340 Webster Street, West Lafayette, IN. 47906 Freeman Exteriors has helped many homeowners in the West Lafayette, IN. area with their roof, siding, and windows. Here is what we did for this homeowner and what we can do for your home. Their old roof was damaged in a recent storm. If left unattended, this could

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Residential

8 Signs You Need a Home Siding Replacement

Did you know that homes with good curb appeal can sell for an average of 7% more than homes with an unappealing exterior? Even if you’re not planning to sell your home anytime soon, having an inviting exterior can make you feel good about your home.  One of the biggest culprits of poor curb appeal is

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recent projects

50 Year Guaranteed Roof Repair in West Lafayette, IN

726 Vine Street, West Lafayette, IN. 47906 Freeman Exteriors has helped many homeowners in the West Lafayette, IN. area with their roof, siding, and windows. Here is what we did for this homeowner and what we can do for your home. Their old roof was having issues on the low slope section and they wanted

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Roof repair

Roof Repair or Replace: Which is Best for You?

How long a roof lasts depends on a few factors, and in particular, the materials of the roof.  Copper, tile, and slate roofs, for example, can last over 50 years. Fiber cement shingles can last up to 25 years, and wood shake roofs can last around 30 years. Asphalt composition/shingle roofs can last about 20

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