Signs Your Attic is Under-Insulated

Proper insulation is key to maintaining a comfortable home that is free of outside noise, pests, drafts, and mold and mildew. If you’re experiencing strangely high energy bills and any of these other symptoms, it may be that your attic lacks adequate insulation. Attic Pest infestations Insulation, especially blown-in insulation like ProCat®, that seals small […]

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Residential Roofing Trends for 2020: Designer Shingles and Specialty Roofing Materials

If you are considering a roof replacement in the near future, you are in for a real treat. There have been some big innovation in roofing materials over the past decade. We thought sharing a few of the options might be helpful in the decision making process. Shingle Roofing is More Durable and Affordable Shingle […]

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5 Ways to Avoid a Nightmare Before Christmas

Ferris Home Improvements works year round to help homeowners with all their home repairs and improvement projects. We treasure our relationships and put a lot into keeping our reputation stellar. That is why we thought sharing these tips on how to avoid a nightmare before Christmas might be of some value. While there is no […]

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5 Ways to Prepare Your Roof for Winter

5 Ways to Prepare Your Roof for Winter Dealing with a faulty roof is no fun any time of year. But trust me, winter is the worst of time to deal with roof leaks and damage. Freezing temperatures and a regular snowfall can turn even the smallest of leaks into a much bigger problem. Repairing […]

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7 Fall Preventative Home Maintenance List

Fall is a good time to take care of your outdoor home maintenance needs before the weather turns and the days grow shorter. Performing a few simple chores before winter arrives can protect your home from storm damage and even save you money on your utility bills. Any veteran homeowner will tell you that fall […]

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Do You Have Roof Leaks? Call Ferris Home Improvements!

 Roof leaks are frustrating. Not only because of the damage they do to a home’s interior, but because the cause of the leak is often hard to identify. Ferris Home Improvements is Delaware’s #1 Roofing Contractor and are experts at finding the cause of a leaky roof. If you had your roof repaired several […]

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7 Helpful Tips for Roof Replacement

7 Helpful Tips for Roof Replacement: A new roof replacement may be one of the most expensive home improvement projects you’ll do. 1) Hire a qualified roofing contractor: Skimping on the quality of your roofing contractor could cost you more money down the road. 2) Keep it Local: Just as any industry, the roofing industry […]

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10 Helpful Tips for Roof Replacement

A roof is the central factor of keeping any home safe and dry from the outside elements. A compromised roof could cause further damage to your home inside and out. That is why immediate action needs taken the moment you discover any damages or failures in your roofing structure. A new roof replacement may be […]

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Do I Repair or Replace My Roof?

5 Ways to Help You Decide Whether to Repair or Replace Your Roof Winter is wrapping up and spring will arrive to Delaware tomorrow!  Now it the time to inspect your roof to see how it fared. How do you determine whether to repair or replace a damaged roof? Making this decision should be based […]

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The Main Winter Roofing Hazard NOT to Ignore

Winter weather can be hazardous to humans on many levels. Perhaps the most costly and ignored hazard is the effect winter can have on your roof. A long harsh winter can cause far greater problems for a roofing system when homeowners fail to take some of the following specific steps to mitigate roof damage. Many […]

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