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Getting in the Halloween Spirit

Ok, so Halloween is just a few short days away, but it’s not too late to “spook-ify” the outside of your home. This great article from the folks over at Inhabitat gives you 6 excellent, green outdoor Halloween decorating ideas. If you’re like us and need a little more inspiration, check out the 11 craziest…

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Catching Up with the Cobb Island House

It’s been just over a week since we last shared news on the Cobb Island house, and what changes a week can bring—the windows are in and the AZEK PVC trim and HardieSoffit® are being installed! As we finish up the windows and trim work in preparation for the vinyl siding installation of this waterfront…

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It’s What’s Underneath That Counts

At Southernwood Roofing & Siding, we talk a lot about, well, roofing and siding (go figure). We’ve talked to hundreds of people at length about how a new roof or a new siding installation can increase not only the curb appeal of your home, but its energy efficiency as well. A properly functioning roof and…

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Picture-Perfect Partners

It doesn’t happen very often, but every once in a while we’re lucky enough to get to work hand-in-hand with our sister company, Southernwood Framing. Just such an opportunity popped up when both companies were recently hired by a local Southern Maryland homebuilder to work on a brand new home near Cobb Island, Maryland. Framing…

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Don’t “Fall” Behind on Gutter Protection

Ok, so the official end of summer is still safely a month out, but don’t let the warm temperatures fool you. Fall is on its way. Fall temperatures, fall colors—and fall clogged gutters and clogged gutter drains. Think it’s too soon to start thinking about gutter care and protection? Think again. Now’s the perfect time…

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What Does Your Front Door Say About You?

With so many door options to choose from these days, you have the opportunity to truly personalize your door to fit your style—and lifestyle. We recently came across an article on Houzz that talks about this very subject. The author shares a range of door styles and colors, as well as a bit about what…

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Concert Fun, 5% Off & More

Most people think of summer as a time for kicking back. For slowing down a bit. Not at Southernwood Roofing & Siding! We’re getting out and about in the community this summer. First, we had an amazing time meeting and greeting fans (of the bands, of course) as a proud sponsor of the Calvert Marine…

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How NOT to Install a Gutter

We came across this image on the internet a while back of a ladder mishap that took place while a homeowner was installing a new rain gutter. Can you see what they did wrong? As gutter and gutter guard installation and repair professionals, we had a good chuckle. Goolge the top home maintenance mistakes, though,…

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What is a Roof Boot and How Can it Cost You Thousands?

Roof boots- the latest in fashion footwear? Not exactly. Unlike the boots you wear on your feet, roof boots were NOT made for walking. So what are they and why should you care? To define a roof boot, first we have to think about the plumbing system in your home. Your home has pipe vents…

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Top 3 Replacement Window Myths

Replacement windows- they make your home more efficient; they add curb appeal; they keep out noise, rain, critters—and the sticky summer heat. There are a lot of good replacement windows Maryland out there. Here, we debunk the top 3 replacement window myths to help you save time—and money. Myth 1: All replacement windows are created…

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