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4 Heating Tips for the Holidays

4 Heating Tips for the Holidays

Deck the halls with — lots of heating! You want to keep your guests nice and warm during their holiday visit. But unfortunately, all that heating also means high energy bills. Here’s how to help with your heating and energy costs during the holiday season. 1. Keep Your Oven Closed […]

How To Prepare Your Deck For Snow

How To Prepare Your Deck For Snow

All it takes is one harsh snowfall in Connecticut for your deck to crack, warp, or even mold. But if you stay on top of your maintenance throughout the chilly months ahead, you can keep your deck in good shape — it only takes two steps. De-Ice Ice is dangerous […]

Tips and Tricks for Outdoor Christmas Decorations

Tips and Tricks for Outdoor Christmas Decorations

It’s easy to feel like you have to decorate every inch of your home with Christmas lights in order to be festive. But when it comes to decking out your house in LED lights — less is more. Plan Design Before you get all tangled in your Christmas lights, take […]

Why We’re Thankful For Our Roof

Why We’re Thankful For Our Roof

At Fairfield County Exteriors, we’re thankful for our community, our customers, and our team members. What also made our list? The roof over our heads! Here are a few reasons why. It Keeps Moisture Out. The one thing your roof does exceptionally well (unless you need a repair or replacement) […]

How To Decorate Your Home For Thanksgiving

How To Decorate Your Home For Thanksgiving

Turkey day is almost here — is your home ready? If you’re in a pinch for some festive and cozy Thanksgiving decorations, you’ve come to the right place. These DIY decor ideas will make your space more welcoming, just in time for your guests arrival! Fall Wreath You can dress […]

What Happens When a Tree Falls on Your House?

What Happens When a Tree Falls on Your House?

Thankfully you’re safe inside your home when a storm hits. But what about your property? Your home can usually withstand high winds, rain, thunder and lightening, but not large trees! Here’s what to do if a tree happens to fall on top of your roof. Safety First We know you […]

How to Make Your Home Look Festive for Halloween

How to Make Your Home Look Festive for Halloween

Decorating your yard for Halloween shouldn’t turn you into a zombie. You can easily treat your trick-or-treaters to a yard of creepy surprises, without spending an entire weekend or paycheck to do so. Pick Your Theme. If you want a more rustic look, a harvest theme can easily be made […]

Reasons Why You Should Build A Deck In The Fall

Reasons Why You Should Build A Deck In The Fall

Now that the days are getting shorter and the nights cooler, many people think their backyard is off limits. But when it comes to home improvement projects, fall is the best time to work on your outdoor space — new deck anyone? Reasons Why You Should Build A Deck In […]

When To Call A Professional For Roofing Repair

When To Call A Professional For Roofing Repair

The roof over your head deserves some of the most attention when it comes to home repairs. Neglecting it can lead to extensive damage (which leads to high repair costs) and high energy bills. To keep your roof in good standing, it’s best to call a professional to help you […]

How Plants Can Damage Your Siding

How Plants Can Damage Your Siding

We all know how important it is to have a roof over our heads. But what about a structures siding? Siding helps protect and waterproof our homes. However, it’s vulnerable to damage if plants, trees, or shrubs are  placed alongside. How Can Plants Damage Your Siding? The branches can scrape […]