Perez Design Build Remodel Blog

Spring Home Maintenance Tip

by Jeremy Michaels

Posted on May 4, 2018 2:08:03 PM

Winter can do a lot of damage to your roof. Spring is the perfect time to make sure your roof is in good shape, before the summer sun does any more damage. Grab a pair of binoculars and check out your shingles to see if any were damaged or lost during the winter. Loose, buckled, or cracked shingles will need to be replaced, as well as any shingles that are missing granules. Also inspect flashing for any damage around skylights, plumbing vents, and chimneys. If it’s time to replace your roof, call Perez DBR for a free roof inspection and consultation.

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5 Smart Exterior Projects for Fall

by Jeremy Michaels

Posted on Oct 14, 2016 8:00:00 AM

Fall, as a season, is one of the most beautiful times of year. However, with this beauty comes a few not-so-fun side effects. The cold air coming in, leaves jamming up your gutters, leaky roofs revealed. So let’s make sure you and your family have a cozy and stress free season with a few simple, but impactful, exterior projects. Check out our 5 Best Exterior Projects for Fall, featuring easy fixes, winter comfort, and cost savings in the future!


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5 Best Exterior Projects for Summer!

by Jeremy Michaels

Posted on Jul 21, 2016 3:45:15 PM

The real estate industry is not what it used to be.  More and more people are deciding to stay in their current house and make improvements rather than sell and upgrade. Others tend to perform renovations and remodel some parts of their home so it will immediately attract the attention of home buyers once they are ready to sell.  If you see yourself in one of these two categories, here are some exterior projects for your home this summer. You will see that simple improvements of roofing, siding, decks, patios, and windows can not only add elegance and sustainability to your house, but it can also increase its market value.

5 Best Exterior Projects


In terms of exterior remodeling, roofing is one of the most challenging tasks.  We all know that a solid roof is vital, as it protects your home and family from the elements.  Also, a perfectly installed roof can help regulate the temperate inside the house and lower your energy consumption.  On the other hand, if it is done poorly, it can lead to a long list of repairs.

Normally the cost of roofing is determined by its durability.  Slate and tile would be the most expensive while asphalt is the cheapest.  Another popular choice for homeowners is metal due to its affordable price and reasonable longevity.


A simple replacement your home's siding can create a dramatic facelift!  It can also increase the insulation and market value of your house once properly installed.  Highly consider the climate in your location when choosing the material for siding.

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