Handy Exterior Remodeling Blog

Val Slajus
Owner / Author
Val Slajus

I founded VIS Exterior because I believed that my knowledge of the home improvement craft could help others transform their houses into the beautiful homes they deserve, and I work hard every day to make it happen. In this blog I want to share some of my knowledge with you, so that you could make informed decisions when planning your next exterior renovation.

10 Useful Tips for Hiring Affordable Roofing Contractor

Exterior remodeling project photo after strong HardiePlank lap siding and roof repair in Medinah

The process of having a new roof installed might seem daunting, but the results are definitely worth it, especially when you pick the right contractor. For some homeowners, choosing the right contractor is actually the most challenging part. To make your roofing project worry-free, consider the following tips on landing the right roofing contractor.

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Choosing Between Vertical and Horizontal Siding Installation: Which is Right for You?

Durable siding installation

Just when you thought you already had too many decisions to make when it comes to residing your house, we’re going to add another – vertical or horizontal siding?

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Roof Replacement Basics: What Homeowners Should Know Before Starting

Asphalt shingles house roofing construction with attic roof windows

The roof on your home is one of the most vital components of the property, as it protects everything underneath it. Unfortunately, roofs don’t last forever, and if it’s time to replace yours, you’ve probably got a number of questions you need answered.

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8 Top Causes of Siding Problems and How to Avoid Them

Algae on vinyl siding

It might not be the most exciting component of a home to talk about, but siding is an incredibly important barrier standing between the elements and everything you hold dear in your home. Unfortunately, siding doesn’t last forever, and the following are some of the most common siding problems that will cause it to be less effective.

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