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Benefits of Window Replacement in Westchester NY

As the cooler weather approaches, it's time to consider the benefits of window replacement for your home in Westchester County, NY.1.  New windows are without a doubt beautiful with hudreds of variations to choose from. You may decide to change the look of your home by changing the size or style to something completely different and go from an average looking home to a show stopper. 2.  New windows are far mor energy efficient with double panes as opposed to older single paned windows. There is usually no need for the hassle of old storm windows. 3.  New windows are well insulated and you...

A Good Time To Replace The Siding On Your Home

Now is a good time to think about replacing the siding on your Westchester County, NY home with vinyl siding. Aside from how great your house will look with vinyl siding, there are a few more benefits that save you money for years to come, and really as long as you live in your home. Vinyl siding is probably the most cost effective way to protect your home because of the minimal cost in maintenance. You save money by not having to pay a painter every few years as with clapboard. If you presently have cedar shingles, you remember how...

Why We Use EPDM Roofing System

Exact Fit Exteriors only uses the best roofing options for our commercial customers which is why we use are certified in using Firestone products, specifically EPDM Roofing Systems. EPDM offers durability, design versatility and installation ease. EPDM, or Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer is a very popular material for not only new roofing but reroofing as well as low-slope roofing applications. EPDM roofing system is based off a high-performance synthetic rubber coming that administer distinguished weathering characteristics in climates worldwide. Typically EPDM is use for office buildings, to distribution warehouses, or even hospitals to schools, that's why we use Firestone's, EPDM...

Why We Use Only the Best Roofing System

Exact Fit Exteriors only uses the best roofing options for our commercial customers which is why we use IB Roof System. They have a 25 year + 100% non-prorated warranty on all commercial applications. Most importantly the IB Roof System has a membrane that will resist flames, unlike most roofs that will fuel the fire. We use IB Roof System because of its unique formation to withstand large quantities of water. Moisture is guaranteed to not pass through the IB membrane. The large quantities of water will not affect the warranty or performance of the single ply membrane. Using this...

8 Signs Your Windows Need To Be Replaced

Warm of Cool Spots- During a hot or cold day stand/ sit near the inside of your window. If it appears to be hotter or colder then the rest of the house this means that your window are not correctly insulating your house.Check for drafts-Place a candle next to the window and see if it flickers. If it does theres draft that is coming through the window and you need to call us to replace them immediately.Peeling Paint on Exterior- Paint peeling can be a result of moisture traveling through theimproperly sealed windows. Exposure to UV rays and temperature extremes...

5 Signs Your Siding Needs To Be Replaced

Overall Deterioration and Aging- based on material your siding will rot or become warped. Signs of damage include, deteriorating, wavy, warped, buckling gaps, shifting or uneven spots in the siding. Call us to replace your siding immediately. Nails- Nail heads are exposed, rusty or missing your siding may have experienced some sort of movement or expanding or contracting. Rusty nails signify moisture damage and can cause streaks down your siding. If nails are completely missing you need to contact us immediately because the siding is at risk of falling off or blowing off in a strong wind storm.Seams and Caulk-...

5 Signs Your Roof Need Replacing

Sagging Roof - This is can be a result of various things, undersized rafter, excessive weight on the roof, roofing materials installed incorrectly, etc. Call and have us visually inspect and/ or repair your roof before the problem gets too out of hand. Visible Light – Go into attic and inspect for a sign of outside light. If you can see light, that also means pets and water can also get it. If it isn't suppose to be there then you need to call us so we can fix the problem.  Dark Spots on the Ceiling – If there seems...

Why Do We Use Duro-Last Roofing Materials?

Duro-Last is the most trusted roofing brand in the world. It was created in 1978 by John R. Burt, who came up with the idea while he was the owner of a pool fabrication company. There was an exceptional need for a roofing membrane that actually worked, as the current brands required constant maintenance, which was quite costly. Burt tested the materials for 2 years before coming up with the membrane that is still used today. Burt made sure that Duro-Last would be the best because 80%-85% of the seaming is done in the factory which leaves less chance of...