If your residential or commercial property is in need of a face lift, an exterior renovation is a great way to improve it’s aesthetic while also reducing maintenance and adding value to your property!
Many properties are due for an exterior renovation, but their owners often miss the warning signs.
In this blog post, we’ve listed 5 telltale signs that it’s time to invest in an
Roof Issues-Look up! If you see curled and peeling shingles, it’s probably time to get them replaced. Shingles form a protective layer over your roof to prevent leaks and holes in your roof’s plywood base. Before your roof becomes damaged, it might be time to invest in some new shingles!
Chipped paint- A fresh coat of paint on your property’s exterior, whether it is residential or commercial, can have a huge impact on its overall curb appeal. Whether the siding of your property is made of wood, stucco, brick, or more, a nice exterior paint job will make your place stand out from the rest!
Damaged Gutters- Gutters are your property’s first line of defence against pooling water and leaks. So, it is vital that they are properly redirecting water away from your property’s foundation. If your gutters are damaged, it is best to replace them right away.
Drafty Windows and Doors-If you’ve been noticing cold drafts coming from your windows and doors, it might be time to replace them. Not only will these new windows and doors make the exterior of your home look great, but they will also save you tons of money when it comes to your energy bill!
Cracking concrete pad or walkway-We all know that cracked concrete is an eyesore, but it can also be a hazard. During the warmer months, severely cracked concrete can act as a tripping hazard, and since ice settles into concrete during the winter, there is also a higher risk of slips and falls during Edmonton’s colder months. Remember — a couple of cracks won’t hurt anybody, but if your concrete pad or walkway is riddled with them, it may be wise to get it replaced.