Taking Care of Your First House

Great you bought your first home, now what? If you’re anything like the scores of Michigan homeowners that are new to homeownership, you may not be sure where to start when it comes to regular home maintenance. Below are a few introductory tips for maintaining a new home. Last winter, we shared some tips for making the most out of …

Warm Weather Energy Saving Tips

Often homeowners think of insulation as a Fall/Winter project and a great way to save money on home heating costs. What a lot of homeowners don’t know is that wall & attic insulation can save you just as much money during the summer months when your AC is keeping your family comfortable. If your home is already insulated and you’re …

How Much Does a New Roof Cost in Michigan?

A Home Improvement Specialist from Modern Xterior Improvement will look at the following factors when estimating the price of your roof.  The larger the roof, the more materials and time needed to complete the work.  Roof surfaces are measured in “squares.” A “square” is an area of roof which measures 100 square feet.  Metal roofing is sold by the sheet/panel. …