Winter’s effect on your home exterior can be chilling…

Winter 2014 in Northern Illinois Suburbs almost through! The winter to remember; Ice Dams, Ice Back up, Ice Buildup, ventilation, insulation, Ice and Water membrane, air flow, draw venting, heat build up, attic hot air pockets, snow load, icicles and … Continue reading

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Seasonal Influences On Your Home

Spring: Nature is in bloom. Maple trees, pine trees, and most every other tree ‘buds’ out. Shells and husks shower your home’s roof. Silver maple ‘helicopter’ seeds spin and flutter. Cottonwood seeds look like popcorn in the air. Add spring … Continue reading

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Rain Barrel Program: Buy A Rain Barrel. Save Resources.

A quarter inch of rain falling on the average home yields over 200 gallons of water. Capture this valuable resource with an environmentally friendly rain barrel from SGC Exteriors and the Conservation Foundation. SGC Exteriors (also known as Seamless Gutter … Continue reading

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Federal Energy Tax Credits

The Federal Energy Tax Credits changed for 2011. For a full explanation on how you can benefit from the new energy tax credits, click here. As part of the Stimulus Package passed by Congress in 2009, certain home exterior products that … Continue reading

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