Start The New Year Off Right With New Siding For Your Home

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One of the smartest decisions you will make going into 2020 is having RRSA St. Louis add new siding to your Greater St. Louis home. As the preferred home improvement specialist in our area, RRSA St. Louis specializes in making homes more beautiful, durable and valuable with the installation of brand new siding. There are many advantages to having new siding installed on your home, not the least of which are better protection for your home, improved appearance, and curb appeal. According to the National Association of Realtors, (NAR) homeowners looking for the most bang for their buck in terms of remodeling projects, should put exterior replacement projects, like siding, at the top of their lists. According to their Remodeling Cost …

Is Your Greater St. Louis Roof Ready for Santa and His Reindeer?

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We have had a snowy last few days in the Greater St. Louis area along with well below freezing temperatures. Although this kind of weather is a hassle and can be dangerous, it also can be a lot of fun and make it feel a whole lot more like Christmas. With Christmas only a few days away, the RRSA St. Louis team wanted to ask our blog readers if your roof is ready for Santa and his reindeer to land. We have done the research for you, and according to the website Neowin, “ Assuming that each child gets nothing more than a medium-sized Lego set (two pounds), the sleigh is carrying over 500 thousand tons, not counting Santa himself. On …

Are Improvements to Your Greater St. Louis Home Tax Deductible?

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Since we are coming up to the end of the year and tax time the RRSA St. Louis team decided this would be a good day to talk about what kind of tax breaks you can get for improvements made to your Greater St. Louis home. As the preferred home improvement specialist in the area, RRSA St. Louis is often asked by homeowners about any tax breaks and credits available for home improvements. To get the definitive answers to the question of tax credits and breaks available for home improvements, we turned to one of the biggest experts in income tax issues, TurboTax from Intuit. This article from their blog, Federal Tax Deductions for Home Renovations, does a fantastic job …

Keeping Your Greater St. Louis Home and Family Safe During Christmas

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As the Christmas song says, “It’s the most wonderful time of the year!” Christmas can be magical. It is a time for sharing our love with family and friends. However, the team at RRSA St. Louis wants to make sure that all Greater St. Louis homeowners have a very safe Christmas this year. To help make that happen, below we are sharing some great tips for keeping your home and family safe this Christmas season. Some of the information below comes from the National Safety Council. They even have a colorful PDF poster you can download for free with safety tips. The poster is called The 12 Days of Safety. You can print out the poster and place it somewhere …