Monthly Archives: May 2012

Lowcountry Composite Siding

Lowcountry Composite Siding: Sea Island Builders has come across a new product. Everlast Composite Siding and they have recently introduced a new line of siding products which prove very versatile in the conditions unique to the lowcountry of South Carolina. … Continue reading

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Preparing Your Home For Summer

Preparing Your Home for Summer By Jason Fowler Change your ceiling fan’s direction. Ceiling fans require some maintenance after winter usage.  Airflow should be sent down to produce a wind-chill effect (make the room occupants feel cooler). Most fan models … Continue reading

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Charleston Roof Flashing Leaks

Charleston Roof Flashing Leaks: Here is a scenario common to many in the Charleston area: Your house was recently reshingled. However, leaks are present near a chimney or where a lower roof meets a second story wall. You were able to get up … Continue reading

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Green Building Overview

Green building growth to rebound LEED project growth was slow in 2011, only gaining  3 percent for the year. But while LEED certification on new projects may take  longer to gain much steam, the program’s retrofitting arm, LEED for Existing  … Continue reading

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