Posted on 4/1/2019 11:33 AM By C and T Siding
A single storm can leave a home in shambles. Still, some damages can’t be seen. In some cases, rough weather can wreak havoc beneath a home’s exterior.
Storms are more than swirling wind—humidity, alone, can damage fiber cement siding over time. Intense rain, meanwhile, can slowly erode the lining of exterior doors.
Posted on 1/21/2019 2:18 PM By C and T Siding
Rain, wind, and hail can do an unbelievable amount of damage to your home in a short amount of time. Any exterior part of your home—including the windows, doors, roof, porch, or deck—is subject to serious storm damage. After ensuring your family is safe, what are the next steps following a storm to make sure your home is fixed quickly and your insurance company has a detail of the damage? Below, let's take a closer look at what to do following a storm.
Posted on 8/17/2018 4:00 AM By C and T Siding
If a tree falls on your roof and pierces the roof structure, get your family and pets out of the house as soon as possible. The whole house could be unstable and subject to collapse. Here are some of the signs of roof damage:
Posted on 6/8/2018 4:00 AM By C and T Siding
Even everyday weather can damage the roof, siding, windows, and doors of a house. Therefore, a smart homeowner protects their most significant investment with regular inspections and maintenance by a professional.
Posted on 11/24/2017 4:00 AM By C and T Siding
Winter is almost here, and that means the possibility of freezing temperatures and snowstorms, which can all lead to damage on the exterior of your home. Since 1978, C&T Siding has been there for residents of western Wisconsin and eastern Minnesota. When the winds pick up, and snow starts to fall, we will be ready to tackle any of your home’s exterior windows and siding needs.
Posted on 4/27/2017 4:00 AM By C and T Siding
One of the worst things that can happen to a homeowner is to lose a house due to a violent storm. Insurance can cover a monetary loss, but doesn't replace family pictures or items with sentimental value larger than any amount of money can replace. Fortunately, such storms are rare and there are services available to help with the trauma involved. Much more common, however, is routine annual storm damage to the outside of a home. Dent's and ding to siding, missing roof shingles, or even a broken window can be upsetting, but they were designed in such a way to accept repairs and the process is well practiced by professional contractors who can make the process as easy as possible for the homeowner.
Posted on 1/17/2017 4:00 AM By C and T Siding
Even storms that seem to be routine can be surprisingly violent and result in damage. You might be confused and frightened to discover that your home has been damaged by a storm. You might also wonder what steps you need to take next if your home has sustained any type of storm damage.
Posted on 12/10/2016 4:00 AM By C and T Siding
After witnessing the damage Hurricane Matthew caused along the east coast last month, it’s reasonable to step back and assess the potential damage storms can cause. Although Minnesota isn’t at risk of a hurricane, there are other ways Mother Nature can wreak havoc on our homes, including damage caused by a storm. Fortunately, there many ways you can protect your home now and prevent costly damage in the future.
Posted on 11/7/2016 4:00 AM By C and T Siding
Winter is the season that takes the hardest toll on a home. Whether you're talking about the interior or the exterior, by not preparing correctly, you could set yourself up for major inconvenience and an increase in the costs to run your home.