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Frequently Asked Questions about Concrete Aggregate in Michigan

Concrete aggregate is a type of concrete that is made from recycled materials. It is a sustainable material that is environmentally friendly and low maintenance. Concrete aggregate is also strong and durable, making it an ideal choice for driveways and patios. Why should I choose Martino Home Improvements to install my concrete aggregate driveway?Your Content Goes Here There are many reasons to choose Martino Home Improvements to install your concrete aggregate driveway. Some of these reasons include: We have over 25 years of experience in the concrete industry We [...]

When should you repair or replace a roof?

Most people only think about roof repair when there is a leak. However, roofing experts say that it’s important to consider the condition of your roof and make repairs before any major damage occurs. Roof replacement may become necessary if the roof is too damaged to be repaired. Signs of roof damage that you can’t ignore This is one of the most obvious signs that there is a problem with your roof. If you see water stains on the ceiling, it’s likely that there is a leak in the roof. Another sign of [...]

2022-09-27T11:13:45-04:00Categories: Roofing|Tags: , , |

How mold damages your roof, and how can you prevent it?

Mold on your roof is not only unsightly, but it can also lead to structural damage and shingle damage. In order to prevent mold damage, it’s important to understand the conditions that promote its growth. Additionally, regular roof inspections can help you catch any potential problems before they become bigger issues. What causes mold to grow on roofing shingles? Mold needs three things to grow: food, moisture, and warmth. Roofing shingles provide an ideal food source for mold, and the shady, moist conditions on your roof make it the perfect place for mold to thrive. Mold thrives in humid [...]

2022-09-27T11:34:28-04:00Categories: Roofing|Tags: , , |

James Hardie Siding Installation in Harrison Township

Here are some pics of a job we just finished in Harrison Township. For this job, the customer chose James Hardie Siding, which is a fiber-cement composite siding and one of the highest quality and best looking siding products available. As you can see with the before and after pics, the new look is a huge upgrade. We removed all of the wooden tudor elements of the home and replaced them with Hardie Plank 8 1/2″ Cedarmill Lap Siding in the Evening Blue color. Why James Hardie Siding? Hardie siding has superior [...]

2022-09-27T13:55:28-04:00Categories: James Hardie Siding, Siding|Tags: , |

Roofing Replacement in Warren, Macomb County, Michigan

Here is a full roof replacement we just completed in Warren.  Two layers of old roofing shingles were stripped off down to the wood.  From there we replaced any damaged wood we found.  We used six feet of ice and water protection across the bottom of the roof, with Owens Corning Pro Armor synthetic wrap around the remaining pieces.  Finally, we shingled the roof with Owens Corning Duration Tru Definition Shingles in the Quarry Gray color. Warren Michigan Roof Before Here is what the roof looked like before.  We had two layers of shingles that needed to be [...]

2022-09-28T10:44:48-04:00Categories: Roofing|Tags: , |

Blown-In Attic Insulation in Warren, Michigan

Attic insulation is one the top ways you can keep your house cool in the summer and warm in the winter, all while reducing your energy bills.  Here are some pictures of a job we just finished in Warren, Michigan. We used blown-in insulation to add a significant amount of R-Value to the attic of the home, which is the main source of temperature loss. Warren, Michigan Blown-In Attic Insulation PicsYour Content Goes Here If you live in Warren, Macomb County or anywhere in Southeastern Michigan and need to improve [...]

2022-09-28T11:09:00-04:00Categories: Insulation|Tags: , |

Roof Installation in Macomb Township Michigan

Here is a roof our company just finished in Macomb Township.   The shingles are Owens Corning Duration in the teak color, with Owens Corning ProArmor synthetic underlayment and ice & water shield.  A ridge vent was installed, running along the top ridge to help improve ventilation.  We also replaced the gutters and added aluminum trim to replace some of the wooden trim used near the roof and along the corners of the siding. Here are some pictures from during the roof installation If you live near [...]

2022-09-28T11:34:17-04:00Categories: Roofing|Tags: , |

James Hardie Siding Winter Install in Fraser Michigan

James Hardie Siding Winter Installation Here is a project we just completed in Fraser using James Hardie fiber cement siding on the customer’s home.  One of the many advantages of using fiber cement siding is that we can install it through most of the winter.   If you are looking for an authorized James Hardie siding installer, give Martino Home Improvements a call today! Here are some more pictures of the finished siding job. James Hardie Siding Preferred [...]

2022-09-28T11:42:24-04:00Categories: James Hardie Siding|Tags: , |

Roof Replacement in Warren, Macomb County Michigan

Here is a roofing replacement we finished a few weeks back in Warren, Michigan.  We did a full tear-off of the existing shingles, repaired any damage underneath, then installed Owens Corning Duration shingles in the Pacific Wave color. Warren Roof Replacement (Before Pics) Warren Roof Replacement (In Progress) We start by stripping off all of the old shingles. This lets us inspect the wood decking below for any damage, and replace the wood if we find any issues. Then we install an ice & water barrier [...]

2022-09-28T12:11:56-04:00Categories: Roofing|Tags: , |

Is Your Sterling Heights Roof Ready for Spring Rains?

The heavy winter storms that we got in Macomb County Michigan this year may have damaged your roof. Many home owners don't notice that anything is wrong until the spring rains come and suddenly there are leaks in the house and backed up gutters. Here are a few things that you can do now to prevent any unpleasant surprises when the storms come. Check Flashings The purpose of flashings is to fill gaps to keep water from getting into your home. Wherever there's something sticking out of your roof like a chimney or pipe, there will be a flashing. [...]

2022-09-28T14:02:55-04:00Categories: Roofing|Tags: , |