Tips & Helpful Information

RADIANT BARRIER … EXPLAINED

April 22nd, 2015|

Radiant barrier is a misunderstood entity to say the least. Most contractors have a limited working knowledge of radiant barrier, how it’s installed, what it costs or even how it works. As always, my intent with this blog is to boost your bang-for-the-buck quotient.

Let’s start with what DOESN’T work. Sprayed on “reflective” paint does not […]

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CHOOSING A ROOFER

April 20th, 2015|

As we enter storm season, the possibility for hail & wind damage to your roof will increase exponentially. If your roof is damaged in a large storm you (and your neighborhood( will most likely be inundated by door-knocking roofers. Besides the obvious determining factors such as viable and sufficient liability insurance, references, etc. there are […]

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ATTIC VENTILATION

April 6th, 2015|

Energy savings certainly starts to become a top of mind concern for building and home owners as we transition from temperate spring conditions into the brutal and ruthless North Texas summer. Proper and adequate attic ventilation can promote energy savings as well as prolong roof life.
Ventilating an attic space requires both intake and exhaust. Intakes […]

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METAL ROOF ADVANTAGES

March 30th, 2015|

The advantages of installing a standing seam steel are numerous & undeniable. I call these super roofs. If you’re building a new home or building this is the way to go. If you’re in need of a replacement roof system nothing will protect your home or building better. Standing seam roof systems are hail & […]

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HAIL DAMAGE INSURANCE CLAIM DEADLINES

March 6th, 2015|

Most insurance companies place 365 day deadlines on hail & wind damage roof claims. This means that the insurance policy owner has 1 year from THE DATE OF LOSS to make the necessary claims. These deadlines limit the ability of the home/business owner to recover the depreciation that is held back from the original claim […]

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ENERGY SAVINGS

March 2nd, 2015|

As home & business owners we’re all constantly searching for ways to get the biggest bang for our buck. Usually one of our biggest monthly overhead expenses is energy. The conservation of energy means the more cash we save. One of the best ways to really stretch that home improvement dollar is with blown-in insulation. […]

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Collin County: Showcasing general contracting expertise

February 12th, 2015|

Fairview, TX
Collin County

Accede Construction once again showcased its general contracting expertise this week. We took our client’s concept and facilitated the custom & creative creation of that concept with unmatched craftsmanship. We poured a stamped, patterned, colored, textured & stained load bearing slab. We then fully framed the fiber cement clad structure to meet residential […]

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HAIL & WIND DAMAGE REPAIRS

February 7th, 2015|

This week at Accede Construction we have been helping clients with roof replacements due to hail & wind damage. We have assisted clients in Little Elm, Frisco, McKinney, Plano, Denton & Dallas. We met with the insurance adjusters of each client & helped them process their hail & wind claims. Upon completion of roof, gutter, […]

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Attic Ventilation

September 30th, 2014|

 

Keeping your attic ventilated is an integral part in maintaining your home, both in exterior and interior areas. By either installing rafter vents, fans, or keeping it naturally ventilated, you will be able to live a lot more comfortably and avoid costly repairs.

First of all, attic ventilation will affect the temperature inside your home. A […]

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Hail Damage to Roof

September 15th, 2014|

Hail Damage to Roof

Hail can be quite a nuisance to the structure of your roof. Over time, even small hail in copious amounts can cause defects in it. This is one of the many reasons why you want to take precautionary measures to hire regular maintenance of your roof if you live in an area […]

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