RRSA St. Louis Helps Keep Greater St. Louis Homes Safe in Winter

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As a Greater St. Louis homeowner we are sure you are well aware that our freezing temperatures can wreak havoc on your home’s exterior. We consider it our job at RRSA St. Louis to help make sure you and your home are properly prepared when temperatures dip. The consistent change in St. Louis winter of being below and above freezing can build up water and ice in unwanted areas and can cause real damage to your house. Below we discuss two of the major problems Greater St. Louis homeowners experience during our cold winter months: Improper Roof Ventilation–In this previous RRSA St. Louis blog post, we discuss proper roof ventilation and what can happen if your Greater St. Louis roof …

Financing Your Greater St. Louis Home Improvement Project in 2020

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RRSA St. Louis wants our blog readers to know that we offer financing of home improvement projects for Greater St. Louis homeowners through GreenSky. As the preferred home improvement specialist in the area, our professional craftsmen can take on projects such as roof replacement, siding installation, gutter and downspout installation, roof repairs, and much more. If you want to start 2020 off right by finally getting to that home improvement project you have been putting off, we are the company to call, and since we can help you with financing through Green Sky, that is one more reason to let us take on the job. In the home improvement industry, it’s not common to offer to finance. We at RRSA …

What it Takes to Succeed: A Career as a Roofing Salesman for RRSA St. Louis

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With the new year, many people’s minds turn to making career changes. If that describes your situation we want you to know that RRSA St. Louis is always on the lookout for hungry roofing door-to-door salesmen. Even if you have no previous experience as a door-to-door roofing salesman, if you have a go-getter attitude and are excited about helping people, we will train you. All you need is a great attitude and the ability to climb a ladder. We have many successful roofing salespeople who regularly make six figures and enjoy the company and vendor-sponsored trips to exotic locations that our company participates in. By joining the RRSA St. Louis team, you will be treated like family. This is a …

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 …

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Is Your Greater St. Louis Home Ready for New Gutters and Downspouts?

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The team at RRSA St. Louis hopes all of our blog readers had a great Thanksgiving yesterday. Today we are going to go over how the right kind of gutter and downspout system can play an essential role in protecting your Greater St. Louis home from the elements. By directing water down from your roof and away from your foundation, gutters and downspouts help prevent problems such as roof damage, flooding, foundation issues, and water damage. At RRSA St. Louis, we provide expert gutter installation and repair services, including gutter guards. As your local gutter contractor in the Greater St. Louis area, we can help you get the right solutions to keep your home fully protected from water damage. When …

Does Your Greater St. Louis Home Need a New Roof For Thanksgiving?

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The RRSA St. Louis family would like to extend a Happy Thanksgiving to all of our blog readers! If you are traveling please be safe. If you aren’t traveling and would like one of our professional team members to come to your Greater St. Louis home and do a free roof inspection, or have us handle roof repairs you have been putting off. We are always available and can work around your holiday schedule. However, with the extremely cold weather we have been experiencing recently, you may be wondering about the wisdom of a winter roof repair or replacement. Don’t fret! Roof repair can be completed in cold, dry weather. While it may be possible to install roofs in temperatures …

What Goes on At RRSA St. Louis in the Winter?

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With the cold weather in the daytime and temperatures dropping below freezing over the last few nights–predicted to continue so through the weekend in the Greater St. Louis area–you may be wondering what the RRSA St. Louis team does during this kind of winter weather. Of course, our team works all year long no matter the weather, helping homeowners and commercial property owners with roofing and other improvements. But we also spend time hiring and training employees in preparation for the upcoming year. One reason winter is a great time to get hired at RRSA St. Louis is that naturally roofing and home improvement projects slow down in really cold weather. This frees up space and time in our calendars to …