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Deck Maintenance

Got a wood deck?  When was the last time you cleaned and sealed it?  Protecting the wood is the best way to extend the life of your deck.  Stains and sealants should be applied every few years, as soon as it is evident that the prior application is starting to wear off.  Check the main traffic areas of the deck (like the steps or at doorways) to see if there is evidence of wear.  If so, it’s time to call John at Crescent Home Referrals (864-444-1080) to schedule a qualified contractor to come out and get the […]


Gutters are a critical component for protecting your house from water intrusion.  If you notice water poring over the gutters, they are probably clogged with debris….leaves, pine needles, bird nests, etc.  Don’t like climbing a ladders to clean them out?

Notice that water is leaking from corners or other gutter joints?  Are the gutters sagging?  These are also signs that your gutters are not doing the job.

Ongoing maintenance extends the life of the gutter system.  Call John at 864-444-1080 to get a gutter specialist out to clean the gutters or make repairs before it […]


Inspecting your roof during a heavy rain is the easiest way to determine if you have a leak.  Don’t wait until you see those tale-tell signs of water intrusion on your sheetrock inside the house.  Go up into your attic space, look at where vents go thru the roof and inspect the attic floor.  See any wet spots?  See any water sliding down the pipes?  Do you notice any water on the attic floor?  If so, call John at 864-444-1080.  We can get a roofer out to access the damage and to implement repairs before you […]