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What is the different between the Manufacturer’s Warranty and Workmanship Warranty?

June 3, 2022 3:48 pm Published by Comments Off on What is the different between the Manufacturer’s Warranty and Workmanship Warranty?

When it comes to your home, there may be no other more important structural component than your roof. Think about it. They don’t call a home a “floor under your feet”; they call it a “roof over your head!” All kidding aside, it’s important that the roof over your head give you years of reliable [...]


5 LEADING CAUSES OF HOUSE FIRES AND STEPS TO AVOID THESE ISSUES

May 2, 2022 5:37 pm Published by Comments Off on 5 LEADING CAUSES OF HOUSE FIRES AND STEPS TO AVOID THESE ISSUES

FAULTY ELECTRICAL WIRING OUTDATED Broken wiring, including faulty electrical outlets and faulty appliances are the most common causes of house and apartment fires in the U.S. Roof fires in luminaires and electrical wiring in the attic are often the culprits. Flickering light bulbs and bulbs that are not switched on can cause burning wires. Burning [...]


Has Storms damage your roof? It might be time to file a claim with your insurance provider. Understanding your deductible is important!

April 18, 2022 4:24 pm Published by Comments Off on Has Storms damage your roof? It might be time to file a claim with your insurance provider. Understanding your deductible is important!

What is a Deductible? An insurance deductible may be defined as the amount you must pay up front before the carriers pay you for the loss covered. Most insurance policies contain clauses pertaining to deductibles. Our Position Alpha Design Services requires the insured to pay their deductible. We will install a high-quality roof system. We [...]


Types Of Commercial Roofs

March 1, 2022 3:35 pm Published by Comments Off on Types Of Commercial Roofs

Roof Repair Services Alpha Design Services offers professional commercial roof services in the Maryland area to a variety of roofing systems. We are the ones to call to repair, restore or maintain your commercial roof. Our experts offer preventative maintenance two times per year and also take the time to carefully keep record of the life [...]


Installing New Shingles Over Old Shingles

February 1, 2022 5:52 pm Published by Comments Off on Installing New Shingles Over Old Shingles

Choosing to over-shingle your roof or replace old shingles with new ones often entails a big investment of time, money, and effort. But as homeowners know well, this is a necessary expense if you want your roof to last as long as possible. One issue homeowner should be aware of is the difference in costs [...]


Choosing a Metal Roof

January 1, 2022 12:00 am Published by Comments Off on Choosing a Metal Roof

Choosing a metal roof ensures a long-lasting, durable roof for your home or business. Metal roofs have been around for more than a century and a half and have withstood the test of time to become a modern type of building material. Metal roofs can last three to four decades or longer with proper maintenance, [...]


Pros of TPO Roofing

December 6, 2021 3:08 pm Published by Comments Off on Pros of TPO Roofing

TPO is energy efficient and just as strong as EPDM (ethylene propylene diene monomer rubber)—a type of synthetic rubber—or PVC (Polyvinyl chloride), but significantly less costly. Generally, what that means is a TPO roof has the UV-resistance and heat resistance of EPDM, but the heat welding ability of PVC. TPO is relatively new and was [...]


U.S Inflation Hit 31-Year High

November 12, 2021 3:01 pm Published by Comments Off on U.S Inflation Hit 31-Year High

Consumers’ cost of living depends on the prices of many goods and services and the share of each in the household budget. To measure the average consumer’s cost of living, government agencies conduct household surveys to identify a basket of commonly purchased items and track over time the cost of purchasing this basket. (Housing expenses, [...]


Global Response to the Production and Distribution Disruptions

October 6, 2021 2:10 pm Published by Comments Off on Global Response to the Production and Distribution Disruptions

COVID-19 has laid bare many uncomfortable truths regarding society’s overall preparedness for low-probability but high-impact events, especially global ones. These range from issues pertaining exclusively to pandemic readiness (like our domestic capacity to produce personal protective equipment, ventilators, sanitizer and vaccines) to matters that are considerably less esoteric, like the ability of global supply chains [...]


Repair vs. Replacement of damage siding? Which one?

September 7, 2021 2:41 pm Published by Comments Off on Repair vs. Replacement of damage siding? Which one?

Even though vinyl siding is built to last, damage from unpredictable weather and regular wear and tear can occur throughout the years. When you notice chips, cracks, or weathering, you must determine whether the vinyl siding damage needs repair or full replacement. While deciding whether repairs or a full replacement is necessary often comes down [...]