26 Oct 2020

heating repair and service
Winterize Your Home Tip #1 Decrease Heat Loss From Windows One of the easiest ways to begin to winterize your home is to change your curtains out during the cold months. This can help to decrease heat loss from your windows. Choose a heavy weight material, or thermal lined curtains to keep the heat from escaping. You’ll also want to be sure that your windows are properly sealed an...

08 Oct 2020

sacramento award winning windows
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST FOR WINDOW REPLACEMENT? The real benefit is not in the purchase cost of the windows, which can vary depending on brand, style, frame material, etc. The true benefit comes in the savings. There are many federal, state and local rebates that you may qualify for with your purchase. Other savings come from the improved energy-efficiency of your home once the replacemen...

05 Oct 2020

Keep Your Home Warmer This Winter With New Windows - Clarke & Rush
Winters can be very cold in Sacramento. The extremely cold temperatures are not something most people want to experience. That’s why most people want to stay in their warm home during the winter. Clarke & Rush shares how to keep your home warmer this winter with new windows! While houses do a good job at keeping the cold out, there are things that would affect its warmth. There ar...

25 Sep 2020

can window replacement save you money - Clarke & Rush
The truth is that window replacements can pay for themselves if the homeowner selects high quality and energy-efficient windows. The savings will come from two directions. First, you’ll notice that the cool or warm air in your home stays in your home instead of escaping through the window’s cracks. Secondly, many newer window types, such as those with fiberglass or vinyl frames, don’t re...

09 Sep 2020

Attic Insulation Sacramento
Home insulation comes in many forms. To find the best insulation for your home you need to decide: Where you will be adding the insulation The R-Values recommended for those areas What is R-Value? R-Value refers to the thermal performance of the insulation. Proper installation is highly important, as it will affect this value and the insulation's ability to perform at its bes...

07 Sep 2020

blown cellulose insulation
What Is Blown-In Insulation? Applying blown-in insulation refers to the process by which any one of various loose materials, such as cardboard, recycled newspapers and any other wood materials are spread in wall joists, cavities and anywhere else where the insulation needs to be improved. The effectiveness of insulation material or product is given as an R-Value. The higher this numb...

06 Sep 2020

regular-window-maintenance tips
Windows can quickly fall into disrepair and necessitate costly replacements if you don’t act proactively. It’s a good rule of thumb to follow the necessary routine maintenance to the keep your home’s windows looking and performing at their very best. Here are some helpful maintenance tips you can implement to prolong the beauty and function of your windows. Window Maintenance Tip: Perfo...

05 Sep 2020

when is window replacement a must - sacramento window replacement
When You Need Window Replacement Many homeowners cannot indicate the condition of their home just by looking at it. So, it’s important for homeowners to keep an eye on things that may need to be replaced in the future. One day you may notice your AC unit is acting up or your windows are no longer shutting properly. This is what you can expect when your home begins to age. In this articl...

05 Sep 2020

Signs You Need Your Gutters Replaced - Clarke & Rush
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Signs of Bad Gutters are not to be ignored. Gutters are an integral part of your home, and if not taken care of on time, they can lead to bigger and more expensive problems. Timely action is necessary.  At Clarke & Rush, we are always ready to assess and advise you on the best possible options and course of action you need to take to ensure the h...

04 Sep 2020

how does repiping work - Clarke & Rush
Houses require a lot of maintenance over time, it’s part of the investment. This maintenance allows it to provide you with the needed shelter for a long time. Proper maintains works to maintain the value of the home. It also makes it easier for you to run a healthy home with less contamination and other health hazards. Repiping is part of the maintenance you will have to run in your home...