240-349-6563
Menu

When Should I Replace My Gutters?

Gutters play a really big part in keeping your roof in solid condition and your La Plata home’s foundation well protected. But exactly how old are your gutters, and are they still doing their job effectively? Today the home service specialists at Southernwood Roofing & Siding are here to talk about how often gutters need ... READ MORE

How Exterior Services Can Help You Sell Your Home

Selling a home can be a great experience. Or it can be a slow, slow slog through nearly endless “sort of” interested potential buyers. Trying to work out some ways to boost home value and curb appeal? The team at Southernwood Roofing & Siding can provide some excellent ideas! For comprehensive home improvement and home ... READ MORE

When Should I Replace My Siding?

A good, high-quality siding both makes your home look great and serves as a protective barrier and insulator for your home. However a good, high-quality siding is also a considerable investment, and one you’d like to repeat as infrequently as possible. Not sure whether or not it’s time to shell out for some siding for ... READ MORE

Comparing Different Types of Siding

When your home is in need of new siding, you must decide what type of siding is right for your needs. There are many different siding options, each of which has its own benefits and drawbacks, and you will need to decide which one will meet your family's needs well. At Southernwood Roofing & Siding, ... READ MORE

How to Choose the Best Roofing Contractor in Maryland

There’s a lot of selecting to do when you’re considering roof work. You have to select your materials, you have to select your roof type, and of course you need to select a budget! But of all of the roadblocks that show up on the road to getting a gorgeous roof, the most stumping of ... READ MORE

Benefits of a Professional Roof Inspection

Much like your electrical work or plumbing, your roof is a vital component of your home. Yet, the roof over your head is rarely considered until something goes wrong. However, similar to pipes or wiring, a damaged, incorrectly installed, or neglected roof can have serious implications to the integrity of the structure and interior, placing both ... READ MORE

Tips to Keep Your Vinyl Siding Looking New

Durability is one of the major benefits of installing vinyl siding on your Southern Maryland home. It’s a strong material with a typically long lifespan, so you don't have to spend much time maintaining vinyl siding. Without much upkeep, it tends to provide years of effective use. However, you can’t completely ignore your vinyl siding. ... READ MORE

Can I Replace My Roof During Winter?

Most people think that a roof cannot be replaced during the winter months. While spring, summer, and fall are clearly more optimal seasons for roof replacement, it’s still possible to replace a roof in the winter. In fact, if you’re facing an emergency it’s best to have your roof fixed fast in the off-season, then ... READ MORE

Happy Independence Day

From the Southernwood Roofing & Siding family to yours, Happy 4th of July! Be sure to take a moment this July 4th to remember our nation's incredible history and those that risk their lives each and every day to protect its future. Oh, and don't melt the siding. READ MORE

The Calm After the Storm

You made it through the latest storm unscathed—and at the rate we’re going this spring and summer, that’s no small feat—but before you celebrate, we’d strongly recommend taking a close look around the exterior of your home. There could be storm damage that you’re not even aware of yet. While missing or cracked roof shingles, ... READ MORE