Home Remodeling Tips

Home remodeling on Long Island, in Queens or in Westchester may seem like a challenge. Our tips will help you get started with your remodeling project. Every homeowner wants a beautiful home that they can feel confident about. It’s why we spend so much energy decorating and cleaning. But what about those areas of the

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

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