Home improvement is tough during the winter because it is usually so cold, which makes it more difficult and uncomfortable to finish projects. Now that spring is coming soon, it’s time to start planning that remodeling project you’ve been putting off. Spring is better than summer for home improvement because it is usually much cooler. Here are some examples of home improvement projects that are perfect for this time of year.
Repair or Replace Your Roof
Your roof is an essential part of your home, so it’s a great place to start your spring projects. Your roof protects your home and your family, so even the smallest issue should be fixed right away. If your roof is getting old or damaged beyond repair, it will need to be replaced. If a replacement is what you need, make sure you prepare your home for the project. A roof replacement can be a long process.
Fix Damaged Siding
Your home’s siding will likely need some attention as well this spring. Make sure vinyl siding is properly reinforced and watertight. Once it has been thoroughly inspected, it should be cleaned to get ready for the new season. If you have wood siding, now is a great time to re-seal or re-paint it.
Inspect the Gutters
Throughout the fall and winter, leaves, sticks, and other debris can easily make their way into your gutters and cause clogs. This spring, make sure your gutters are functioning properly before the rainy season sets in. If there are any breakages or clogs, those should be fixed immediately.
Check Your Home’s Insulation
If you noticed that your home was a little cooler than usual this winter, you might be having an issue with your insulation. If that is the case, the decreased insulation can make your home feel warmer than usual during the summer. Check on the insulation and make sure it is doing its job before you have to deal with another hot summer!
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Jim Amos Contracting has been serving the Anne Arundel County area for over 45 years. We apply our years of experience and expertise to every single job we do. We provide almost any home improvement service you can think of, from handyman services to complex home additions. Our business was built on our many return customers and their referrals, so we strive for 100% customer satisfaction. We will get every job done right the first time, on time and on budget. Give us a call at (410)-349-1700 or contact us through our website today. Jim Amos Contracting is looking forward to the chance to become your new favorite contractor!