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Let RRSA St. Louis Replace Your Gutters & Downspouts

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When summer is over and cooler weather begins to prevail, many homeowners in the Greater St. Louis area have their thoughts naturally turn to home repairs and maintenance. If you have examined your exterior and have decided it is time to replace your gutters and/or downspouts, we’d like you to know that since we are the area’s preferred home improvement specialist, RRSA St. Louis can handle the job. The importance of properly installed and maintained gutters can’t be stressed enough. Every house should have gutters, and in recent years building officials across the land have been recognizing this. Many municipalities around the country are now requiring gutters on all new residential construction. Here’s why rain gutters are so important: The …

RRSA St. Louis Offers Free Hail Damage Inspections

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Today the RRSA St. Louis blog would like to let our readers know that we offer free hail damage inspections, and in this post, we will get into that further, but first let us offer our condolences to the people of the Bahamas. Hurricane Dorian literally destroyed the Bahamas this past week. Below is a before and after image from the New York Times: We are extremely saddened by this horrific situation, but can’t help but feel blessed that we do not live in an area of the US known for hurricanes. Hurricane Dorian was the strongest category 5 hurricane since 1935. It calmed down to a category 1 before it hit North Carolina, although it still caused a tornado …

8 Tips for Preparing Your Greater St. Louis Home For Cooler Weather

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Before we broach the subject of how to prepare your Greater St. Louis home for the upcoming cooler weather, the team at RRSA St. Louis would like to wish all of our blog readers a very Happy Labor Day weekend! Labor Day traditionally signifies the end of summer and we can almost hear the huge sighs of relief you are feeling, knowing cooler weather is on the way. To help you prepare your Greater St. Louis home for the upcoming cooler months, we have created a list below of what the RRSA St. Louis team feels are the main things you need to take care of around and inside your home: Get Your Roof Inspected–this is the perfect time to …

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3 Crucial Pieces of Advice for Greater St. Louis First-Time Home Buyers

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Buying a home is one of the most important decisions you will ever make, so you should be very careful and methodical before signing on the dotted line. To help Greater St. Louis residents in the market to buy their first home, RRSA St. Louis would like to offer the following pieces of important advice: Get The Home Inspected If you are about to buy a new home you should schedule a thorough home inspection. Most mortgage companies and banks require certain inspections, such as termite inspections, before they agree to finance. However, RRSA St. Louis offers totally FREE home inspections, including a thorough roof inspection. There are many home inspectors hired by finance entities that do not climb up …

RRSA St. Louis Handles Home Improvement Projects Even On Stormy Weekends

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Chances are good that you have seen one of our RRSA St. Louis trucks as pictured above in your neighborhood if you live in Greater St. Louis. What you may not be aware of is that our team of home improvement specialists does not let a little thing like stormy weather stop us from getting the job done. With this weekend’s forecast calling for storms and possible flash flooding in the Greater St. Louis area, many home improvement companies close up shop. Not RRSA St. Louis. With safety considerations taken strongly into account, there are some interior home improvement projects that can still be taken care of in spite of stormy weather. We have listed just a few of such …

The Work of RRSA St. Louis Speaks for Itself

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As the preferred home improvement services provider in Greater St. Louis, RRSA St. Louis would like to use today’s blog post to show our readers just a few of the reasons we come so highly recommended. As they say, a picture is worth a thousand words, and the images below of projects we have completed for homeowners attest to our advanced skills, professionalism, and the supreme quality of the products we use. The image above is of a project we recently completed in Eureka, Missouri. Like our Facebook post states, the new roofing system and new gutters truly finish off the curb appeal and give the homeowners peace of mind for years to come. The RRSA St. Louis team is …

Let RRSA St. Louis Install Your New Skylights

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As a leader in the home improvement industry of Greater St. Louis, RRSA St. Louis often handles the installation of new skylights this time of year. With the bright summer sun at its peak, this is the perfect time to have a skylight installed in your home. The addition of a skylight to your Greater St. Louis home adds value to your property, but it also comes with several other major benefits. Let’s take a look at a few of the rewards that skylights can bring to your home. Letting Natural Light into Your Home Many homeowners wish they had more natural light. Maybe your Greater St. Louis home has limited (or no) exterior walls for windows. In the rooms …

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Protect Your Greater St. Louis Home With High Quality Gutter Guards

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Today on the RRSA St. Louis blog we would like to discuss an important service we offer, which is the installation of the highest quality gutter guards for your Greater St. Louis home. Clogged gutters can be a problem for any homeowner, and overflow from the gutters can cause attic leaks and basement flooding as well as damage to siding, fascia boards, decks, and patios. Clogged gutters will also cause wood siding, sheathing, and trim to rot and require repairs. RRSA St. Louis can help you eliminate these problems with gutter guard installation. Gutter guards are a protective covering placed over the gutter that allows water to enter but blocks leaves, twigs, and other debris. Installing gutter guards is a “One …

RRSA St. Louis Can Help After Tornado Damage

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There was a time when the title of our blog post, RRSA St. Louis can help after tornado damage, might have seemed misplaced. After all, Greater St. Louis and the Midwest in general, up until now, have not been considered a major target for tornadoes. But a new study published in the Journal of Climate and Atmospheric Science suggests Tornado Alley, which has traditionally only included Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, with a trajectory moving straight up the US map, is on the move, shifting east, a potentially alarming development for our area. The above video from 23 News covers this new development and the study in detail. The lead author of the recently published study, N.I.U. Professor of Atmospheric Science Dr. …

Summer is the Best Time for These 4 Home Improvement Projects

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While many of our RRSA St. Louis blog readers are taking summer vacations, just as many of you are working on home improvement projects. The lazy days of summer really are the best time to tackle the home improvement projects you have procrastinated over throughout the rest of the year. Below we have listed the main home improvement projects people normally handle over the summer months. We want you to know that RRSA St. Louis is the preferred home improvement contractor in Greater St. Louis, so if you need assistance with any of the following projects, don’t hesitate to call us at 636-542-4816 to schedule your FREE home inspection. Clean gutters and downspouts–The cold, rainy winter and spring we had …