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.

Top 10 Most Common Roofing Problems

Roof shingle repair with hummer

The roof system on your house has an important job – it protects everything that makes your house a home. Unfortunately, your roof won’t last forever and there will be signs along the way that prove that your roof has is not immortal, so to speak. In many cases, these are issues that can be repaired, but as your roof ages, it becomes apparent at some point that a new system is in your near future.

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Common Home Siding Questions Homeowners Ask

LP Smartside siding project

Do your home get pummeled over the summer by hailstorms? Is your home’s siding 25-plus years old? Or, are you just looking to upgrade the look of your home? Regardless of your reason for taking on a new siding project, there are important questions to ask before you dive in, so let’s take a look at some of them.

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What to Know About Roofing Before you Start your Renovation

Roofing renovation project

Six tips for tackling your roofing projectTaking on a roofing project is about more than the type and color of roofing material that you’ll have to choose. And while these projects can usually be completed in two to five days, there is a lot of planning to consider before you start your renovation.

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How to Choose the Right Siding Color for Your Home

Coloured siding boards

Don’t panic, but you’ve got a fairly big decision to make. The color of siding you put on the side of your home is going to be there for a while, which is why many people put themselves through the wringer trying to make a decision on color. Fortunately, we’re here to make the process a little easier with the following tips.

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