Winter weather in Connecticut is unpredictable. We experience periods of heavy snowfall, sleet, rain, and mixed precipitation accompanied by temperatures ranging from below freezing to just above freezing. If you own your home, you will quickly learn to expect the unexpected when it comes to various forms of water damage. Let’s talk about winter roof leaks, why they occur, and where to find evidence of conditions that cause winter rook leaks. One common reason for winter roof leaks is forma

In the cold, inclement winter weather we regularly face in Connecticut, many families spend the majority of their time indoors. The kitchen is the common area in most households, where the kids do their homework, friends gather around the table, and of course for mealtimes. Take a good look around your kitchen. How do your cabinets look? Is your layout outdated? Would you like to add a kitchen island sink? Would swapping out new appliances make the rest of your kitchen look shabby? It’s a new

Bathroom Renovation West Hartford CT Were you aware that certain remodeling upgrades can increase the value of your home when it is time to sell? The bathroom, kitchen, or any room with utilities would be a great place to add value. Even if you are not planning to sell your home in the near future, homeowners can regularly recoup upwards of 80 to 90 percent of their renovation costs in home value. Decide on your budget – sometimes the little touches make a big

When it comes to home gutter installation there is a variety of gutter styles and materials on the market from which to choose. The price range for gutters varies widely, and is primarily dependent upon whether you are looking at vinyl, aluminum, copper or steel - but price points should not be the only consideration. Vinyl gutters are a favorite among homeowners because they are lightweight and easy to install, they never corrode, and they are inexpensive. One drawback to vinyl is that it is

Gutter Replacement West Hartford CT Do not underestimate the importance of correctly installed gutters on your home. Gutters collect runoff water from rain and melting snow your roof.  Your downspout shunts the collected water away from your foundation. The gutters on your home will be ineffective if they become clogged with organic material such as pine needles, acorns and tiny saplings, leafy matter or moss. Ales repairs and installs Vinyl, Aluminum and

Ales Renovations Siding West Hartford CT Ales Renovations is a Home improvement contractor out of Farmington CT. A full service remodeling company serving Hartford and surrounding areas, Ales also provides siding and roofing installation, roof repair, window and door replacement, gutters, additions, construction and demolition. In the windy winter months, are your walls letting in the weather? Ales Renovations is a fully licensed siding contractor covering the West Hartford, Avon and Farmingt

Ales Renovations Roof Repair West Hartford CT With the Holiday Season now underway, the condition one's roof is not on most people's minds. Were you aware that the life expectancy of your roof is only twenty years? Have the heavy autumn rainfalls left telltale signs of water damage? If you live in the West Hartford area, Ales can assess the condition of your roof for damage and leaks. The expert roofing contractors at Ales Renovation offer all types of roofing and re-roofing services to residen