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5 Tips to Save Money and Get the Most From Your Contractor

Posted on: 05/15/15

Many homeowners discover too late that simply hiring a contractor to do a job is not all that’s required to get good work and save money. Here are five tips to help you understand your role during an improvement project, keep costs down and learn how to maximize the relationship with your contractor: Communicate. This […]


5 Hidden Benefits of Exterior Home Improvements

Posted on: 05/8/15

Curb appeal is one of the most obvious benefits of exterior home improvements, but it may not be the most important one. In fact, some of the best reasons to embark on an exterior renovation project have nothing to do with how much better your home will look when it’s done. Here are five benefits […]


5 Improvements That Will Increase the Resale Value of Your Investment Property

Posted on: 04/20/15

Five Improvements That Will Increase the Resale Value of Your Investment Property Although curb appeal is the most important factor when selling your investment property, it often loses its luster when it comes to a negotiating price. In addition to sprucing up exterior landscaping and making cosmetic repairs, investment property owners might want to consider […]


5 Questions to Ask When Looking for a Home Improvement Contractor

Posted on: 04/9/15

Five Questions to Ask When Looking for a Home Improvement Contractor One of your most expensive assets is your home, which means investing in it can be both costly and stressful. So, when it comes to improving your home and getting the most value for your money, finding a contractor who can deliver quality products […]


Five Exterior Home Improvements That Add The Most Value To Your Home

Posted on: 03/5/15

5 Exterior Home Improvements That Add The Most Value To Your Home Selling a home doesn’t always begin when you plant the sign in your front yard. It can begin years earlier with a few well thought-out improvements. In fact, some of the best home improvement projects are the ones that will make you question […]


How Awnings Can Save You Money All Year Long

Posted on: 03/5/15

How Awnings Can Save You Money All Year Long These are not your grandfather’s awnings. As a teenager I dreaded the day when my grandfather would call asking me to help him remove the awning from his house in advance of winter. I’d stand on his rickety wood step ladder unbolting the eternally long screw […]


5 Ways Seamless Spouting Systems Beat Sectioned Gutters

Posted on: 02/16/15

5 Ways Seamless Spouting Systems Beat Sectioned Gutters Rain gutter systems are not only critical to ensuring the integrity of your home’s foundation, they can prevent water from entering your windows, walls and doors, among other benefits. If you’re looking to replace your old, leaking, sectioned gutters, a seamless spouting system from Century Home Improvements […]


Four Home Improvement Projects To Do Over The Winter Months

Posted on: 02/12/15

Four Home Improvement Projects To Do Over The Winter Months Maybe it’s cold outside, but that doesn’t mean you have to put aside your home improvement plans. Winter is the perfect time to improve your home’s energy efficiency and beauty, and believe it or not, it can be done without exposing you and your family […]


Solar Shingles: The Sleek New Way to Save a Bundle

Posted on: 01/5/15

Solar Shingles: The Sleek New Way to Save a Bundle If you’ve ever considered solar power for your home, you have an idea of what those clunky solar panels perched atop your roof would look like to the outside world. No thank you. Fortunately, Century Home Improvements now features CertainTeed’s Apollo Solar Roofing Shingles–a “no […]


Shed Debris and Allow Water To Flow Freely Into Gutters: How Gutter Helmet Helps Your Home & Your Life

Posted on: 12/11/14

Shed Debris and Allow Water To Flow Freely Into Gutters: How Gutter Helmet Helps Your Home & Your Life   Gutters can be a necessary evil: they can be hard to reach and difficult to clean, but without them, water can infiltrate your home and destroy its foundation. In fact, even with gutters, water can […]