8 Halloween Home Safety Measures to Welcome Trick-or-Treaters

When little ghouls and goblins come knocking demanding candy, you need to be armed. A big bowl of sweet treats and some festive decor is a start, but with more visitors in store at your front door, safety measures are a must to avoid potentially frightful accidents. Avoid the tricks of the holiday, and take […]

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8 Ways to Help Your Windows Last Longer

The average lifespan of home windows ranges from 10 to 40 years, depending on materials and lifetime maintenance performed. While homeowners would love to install nothing but the longest lasting windows they can find, the reality is that most window shopping is based on a delicate balance of form, function, and finances. The cost to […]

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5 Fall Remodeling Projects to Warm Up Your Winter

Fall may have just started, with winter being out of sight, out of mind, but that doesn’t mean the cold weather isn’t on its way. Temps are still mild and moderate now, meaning there might be no better time to fit in a few fall remodeling projects to make your winter even more comfortable. Remodeling […]

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Fall To-Do List: Get to Know Your Gutter System

Gutters may not be the most glamorous feature of your home, but the damage-prevention purpose they serve is essential. Without a properly functioning gutter system, your home could be prone to basement flooding, roof damage, foundation erosion, landscaping washout, and more. Bottom line: Getting to know more about your gutter system now could be the […]

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Home Improvement Projects to Finish Before Fall

Labor Day may not be the first official day of fall, but for many it feels likes the unofficial end to summer. While warm days are sure to follow the holiday weekend, they are certainly numbered. Before long the air will turn crisp, the leaves will fall, and snow will be in future forecasts. Take […]

5 Signs You Need to Replace Your Home’s Siding

The right siding can increase your home’s curb appeal, but it’s not just about looks. Siding also plays an important role providing exterior protection from the elements to keep your home’s structure and interior safe and comfortable. While cosmetic defects or even just a dated look may be an initial cue for a siding upgrade, […]

5 Roofing Options to Consider for Your Home

Looking to add value to your home, protect your space’s interior, and up your house’s curb appeal? Then it might be time to update your existing roof. But what roofing options are available? A roof, depending on the material, its installation, and the climate in which you live, can last anywhere from ten to 100 […]

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6 Warning Signs You Need a New Roof

Having a roof overhead sounds like a great way to keep you and your family protected, but continued safety comes at a cost. Depending on the materials used to construct your roof, the average lifespan is anywhere from a brief ten years for rubber toppings to long-lasting concrete at 50 years. More commonly used are […]

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Menorah Painting did excellent, high quality work, both outside and inside of our home. The painters arrived on the agreed date and time, worked diligently for full days until the work was completed. Their work areas were neat, and they cleaned up after they completed their assignment. They were totally reliable in every way. We […]

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Dear Ron, After a recent home inspection, I had a number of repairs to make around the house. I am so glad I called North Shore Home Works. Your team did a fabulous job with all of the repairs on my maintenance list. They were efficient and professional, and went out of their way to […]