All About Marvin Replacement Windows

Replacement Made Easy When it finally comes time to replace the windows in your home, it is easy to feel overwhelmed or intimidated by the process. After all, we all want a beautiful home that makes us feel comfortable and secure. Since windows are such a visible feature of every home, we naturally want to

Best Replacement Windows Buying Guide

Despite all the ways that windows play an important role within a home, they’re not usually top-of-mind for the average homeowner. Unlike other areas of the home, we don’t usually interact with our windows multiple times a day. You may not even know what type of windows you currently have or how old they are.

Benefits Of Vinyl Siding For Your Home

Whether you’re building or simply remodeling a home, there are number of exterior design choices that can drastically affect your project’s end result. The overall curb appeal of your home depends on a number of key choices, including roofing material, color scheme, windows and doors, and siding. When choosing siding for a home improvement project,

Your Roof Is Your First Line Of Defense

Your Roof Is Your First Line Of Defense With football season drawing nearer, you may be anxiously wondering if your favorite football team’s offensive line will be able to keep your star quarterback out of harm’s way. But what about your home’s first line of defense against the elements, your roof? If last year’s winter

Wintertime Roof Leaks Mean You Need a Roof Replacement

Long Island residents are ready to move past the cold temperatures and snowfall we’ve seen over the past month, but springtime showers can wreak havoc on homes with a leaky roof. If you have noticed dripping water in your home during any of the winter storms, you should get your roof inspected as it may

Winter Home Renovations – Get the Bathroom, Kitchen and Basement Upgrades You’ve Always Wanted

Home remodeling isn’t just for the spring and summer months! While you may want to postpone outdoor projects because of the cold weather, there are many ways to improve your home during this time of year. The best winter home renovation projects include doing work in the: Kitchen – Do you feel there is never enough space

Why Vinyl Siding Is The Clear Choice

There’s a reason you’re seeing more homes in your neighborhood with vinyl siding than ever before. People all over Long Island are enjoying the practical and aesthetic advantages of installing vinyl siding on their homes. Vinyl siding saves you money in heating and cooling with its increased insulation. It also increases the resale value of

What Should I Look For When I’m Window Shopping?

Windows have a tremendous impact on the design of a home, but often homeowners don’t know what to look for when shopping for replacement windows. The window experts at Total Home Construction are here to help! When you are looking at new windows, you should consider: Style: When your windows need to be replaced, it is important

Signs You Need a Window Replacement

Are your windows swollen shut? Do you feel outside air seeping into your home, even when your windows are closed? These are only some signals that your windows may become a drain on your comfort and your wallet.  If you see or experience any of the following, it may be time to make a change. Decreased Insulation –

Prevent Wintertime Roof Leaks

During your Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa and New Years festivities, the last thing you want is winter weather becoming an unwelcome guest inside your home. Heavy snow can lead to leaks that will spoil even the best party.  Here are some wintertime tips to keep your roof leak-free: Clean your roof – Dead leaves, branches, and other debris