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Weather Barriers 101: How to Choose Them & Why They Matter

It’s well known in the industry that all siding products leak. No matter how perfect the installation is, water will find its way behind the siding. Enter weather barriers. Weather resistive barriers are an integral part to every siding system. Also called house wrap, the …

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5 Reasons TruGuard has the Best Crews

At TruGuard, we’re all about transparency and full disclosure. That’s why, when prospective customers ask us about who will be doing the actual work on their home, we’re 100% honest. Our installation crews are subcontractors, which is the industry standard. But, there’s some important elements …

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5 Reasons You Need James Hardie Fiber Cement

When it comes to the durability and protection of your home, there’s no other name in the industry like James Hardie. With southern roots, James Hardie fiber cement siding and its accessory products are designed to withstand the unique weather that comes our way. From …

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Why You Need a Dedicated Project Manager

Lucas Wilson, the head of our company, firmly believes that the long-standing organizational structure for residential home improvement is broken. Our structure and personnel set us apart from the industry norm because we have dedicated, highly-qualified professionals who manage every facet of the business. This …

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How to Submit an Insurance Claim for Your Roof

Submitting an insurance claim for a replacement roof is pretty straightforward, if you’re willing to jump through all of the hoops. While your insurance claim process may differ from our outline, in our experience inspecting and helping customers, roof insurance claims often follow a standard …

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6 Easy Steps to Inspect Your Roof After a Storm

Inspecting your roof after a storm is as easy as walking outside and looking up. The important thing is that you don’t wait to do it. While you can always submit a claim to insurance within a specified timeframe, you don’t want to leave damage …

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3 Important Reasons to Put Gutters on Your Home

If you don’t have gutters on your home, you need them asap! Gutters are an important water protection mechanism for your home and without them you could end up with considerable, long-term damage. Prevent soil erosion Even a mild rain can produce thousands of gallons …

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Do you need to replace your roof before you sell?

The decision to put your house on the market can be daunting, to say the least. Especially when your house is in need of major TLC and you want it to look its best for showings. Even more, once you have someone on the hook, …

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Stylish, modern windows perfect for any budget

Maybe it’s just us, but we’ve been spying some breathtaking brand new windows in homes around Charlotte, NC lately. It seems that new construction and renovated homes have turned the window game up several notches. From black steel windows that create an industrial feel to tall farmhouse …

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