Popular Windows For New England Homeowners

Popular Windows For New England Homeowners

Ask any New Englander why they like living where they do and they will almost always give you the same answer: “I love having four seasons.” But dealing with four seasons means your home needs to be properly prepared. Your home’s windows are one of the main defenses against the cold New England winters, and…

Solar Panel Installation on Asphalt Roofs: What You Need To Know

Solar Panel Installation on Asphalt Roofs: What You Need To Know

The state of Massachusetts is a huge advocate for alternative energy sources. For homeowners (and businesses) the most popular form of alternative energy comes in the form of solar energy from installed solar panels. There are hundreds of solar panel installation companies out there to choose from, and the benefits of installing these are boundless.…

How To Maintain an Asphalt Roof

How To Maintain an Asphalt Roof

Thanks to improved technology, asphalt roofs are one of the most reliable roofing products on the market right now. When installed correctly by a reputable roofing company such as Bay State Exteriors, asphalt roofs can last upwards of 20 years. However, the longevity of your roof does depend on how well you take care of…

Tips to Help You Choose Siding & Shingles

Tips to Help You Choose Siding & Shingles

Siding and roofing is like sending your kid to college: the event usually comes around every eighteen or so years, you know it’s going to be pricey, and you’re hoping it’ll still be intact to take care of you in your later years. If you’re going to invest in new vinyl siding and roofing shingles,…

When You Should Consider a Rubber Roof

When You Should Consider a Rubber Roof

Rubber roofs, also known as EPDM (ethylene propylene diene terpolymer) roofs, have been around for quite some time now and have been available to the residential market. However, not many homeowners know how beneficial this roof can be for your home. Our professional roofing contractors are here to provide some expert insight into why you…

Tell-Tale Signs You Need to Replace Your Vinyl Siding

Vinyl siding is great for a number of reasons; it’s low maintenance, doesn’t need to be painted, and gives homes a polished, classy appearance. However, even vinyl siding won’t last forever. If it’s been awhile since your home last had new siding put on, it might be time to start thinking about hiring someone to…

5 Benefits of Installing a New Roof This Spring

5 Benefits of Installing a New Roof This Spring

Your roof is what protects you and your family as well as your possessions, so it’s important to keep it in good shape. Eventually your roof will need to be replaced no matter how well you take care of it. Asphalt roofs, when installed by a professional, can last anywhere from 20 to 25 years.…

What Types of Windows Are There?

What Types of Windows Are There?

The weather is starting to warm up around here and that means it’s almost home remodeling season. After a winter of harsh storms, many homeowners opt to finally replace their old windows in place of more aesthetically pleasing and energy efficient windows. At Bay State Exteriors, we want homeowners in the Peabody and North Shore…

Should I Be Worried About Icicles On My Gutters?

Should I Be Worried About Icicles On My Gutters?

Icicles during this time of year are always a pretty sight, but that doesn’t mean they are good for your home. Gutters are especially vulnerable to icicles and can be severely damaged by them as a result of their weight. Our roofing company in Peabody wants homeowners to be aware of any icicles that form…

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Massachusetts Braces for Second Nor’easter

Massachusetts Braces for Second Nor’easter

The greater Boston area is expected to get more precipitation today — think time in the form of snow and freezing rain. Last week saw an unprecedented amount of rain, causing coastal flooding to parts of the South and North Shores and downtown Boston; the Cape is still recovering from severe damages from high tides…