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Five Benefits of Installing a Retractable Awning

Posted on: 03/10/20

Why Choose Century Home Improvements as Your Awning Dealer?  Other awning dealers install the awning to the side of your home, which can cause damage over the years from water, vibrations, and the weight of the awning. Century Home Improvements goes the extra mile by securing a 2×8 header board to your wall framing to […]


Why Choose Century Home Improvements

Posted on: 01/17/20

Although there seem to be many options and “jacks-of-all-trades” out there, when it comes to remodeling, upgrading, or even just fixing or replacing something on your home, you want a contractor who is qualified and trustworthy. Below are the core values that Century Home Improvements strive to work by each and every day. We consistently […]


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5 Reasons Why Fall is the Best Time to Replace Your Windows and Doors

Posted on: 10/31/19

The Weather is Perfect Fall in Pennsylvania is the perfect time for homeowners to consider replacing windows and doors. With the removal of old windows and the installation of new ones, homeowners don’t want to worry about inconvenient weather issues like spring storms and summer heat. In the fall, temperatures are usually just right, not […]


Five Reasons to Install Gutter Helmet on Your Home

Posted on: 10/8/19

Gutter Helmet Saves You Time Taking care of your home is always a top priority but it can be time consuming. By installing Gutter Helmet you can take one gutter maintenance off your list of things to do to your home. Gutter Helmet causes the debris that would normally enter into your gutters to flow […]


Protecting your house with a Gutter Helmet

Posted on: 09/9/19

As any homeowner in Pennsylvania is well aware, sometimes the weather can wreak havoc on your home and pose a bit of a problem. Fortunately, Century Home Improvements has your back in all weather and conditions. That’s right; we have got you covered regardless of rain, snow, sleet, hail, or anything else mother nature throws […]


winter tips for your home

Posted on: 10/26/18

Protect your home with these winter weather tips At Century Spouting we understand the importance of home maintenance as seasonal conditions change. With these proactive winter tips for your home you can be ready to handle the problems associated with winter weather. Gutter & Spouting maintenance Gutters and spouting are essential to protecting your investment […]


How To Prevent Icicles on your Home

Posted on: 02/2/18

Those large, glistening icicles hanging from rooftops can create beautiful winter scenes, but their beauty belies their message: Your house has some breathing or ventilation issues. Icicles are formed when ice dams occur along the eaves of your roof. Ice dams are caused from the under layer of snow that starts to melt when heat […]


5 Home Improvement Projects to Do With Your Tax Refund

Posted on: 01/30/18

1. Replace the front door Replacing the front door of your home with a steel or fiberglass door not only adds curb appeal but added security. Get rid of old drafty doors with a new front door that can improve the insulation in your home. 2. Add a deck A deck is a highly desirable […]


Five Telltale Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Gutters

Posted on: 04/27/16

The purpose of installing gutters and downspouts is to direct rainwater and melting snow away from your home foundation. Keeping them clean may initially seem like a hassle, but maintaining a good gutter system will avert potential water problems, including everything from basement floods to roof leaks. Gutters that are regularly (and properly) maintained can […]


Attic Condensation or Roof Leak? What You Need to Know

Posted on: 03/14/16

While a leaking roof can be a major headache for homeowners, all too often wetness problems are something much more sinister: attic condensation. Left unattended, roof leaks can do extensive damage to the interior of your home. They can damage ceilings and attics, lead to mold and mildew issues, and compromised structural integrity. And yet, […]