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Home Maintenance Tips

If you haven’t already started preparing your home for the cold winter months ahead, please take a look at the suggestions below and get started! 1. Clean and Inspect Gutters Once all of the leaves have fallen, you should definitely … Continue reading

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Decking Materials – What’s Right for You?

If you are considering building a new deck or replacing your old one, you’ve probably pondered about the different types of decking material available in today’s marketplace.  Should you go with one of the new composite materials or stick with … Continue reading

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Green Lighting Measures for the Home: Effectively Using Daylight

Natural illumination is still the best type of lighting system. As humans we instinctively prefer natural light to electric light. There have been many studies done which show that natural lighting has a positive impact on well being and productivity (http://www.nrel.gov/docs/fy02osti/30769.pdf). So how about having these … Continue reading

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The Power of Insulation: Keep Energy (and Money) from Escaping Your Home

When we think of cutting our utility bills, we typically look for ways to use less and cut back on the little extras. That certainly works, but how about taking a closer look at the energy we waste, often unnoticed. … Continue reading

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Shingles: Keep A Good Roof Over Your Head

When it comes to keeping your home protected, it all starts with a good roof and covering material – such as shingles. Roof shingles are typically applied in a symmetric pattern and match or complement the outer facade of the … Continue reading

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Come See Summit at the Capital Home Show!

Mark your calendars! Summit Design Remodeling will be exhibiting at the Capital Home Show on the weekend of September 23th – 25th, 2011 at the Dulles Expo Center in Chantilly, Virginia. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet us and … Continue reading

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