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How to take care of your home...

Things to know :

The most important element of your house to look after is your roof. For many reasons. The roof is the main protection of the all building, it must protect against rain, cold, and any other surprise of the changing weather... Unfortunately a roof is not eternal, but you may help it to last many more years if you look after it by keeping it tidy and totally watertight... 

If not cleaned regularly, the roof tiles may become porous and quickly fragile, which is not good for the frame and may damage the body of the house without anybody able to notice at first sight...

Would you protect yourself with a permeable umbrella ? I don't beleive it ... 

Then when the roof is fine, it must be completed by a good insulation adapted to every shape of the ceilings or eventual attic. Heat, as everybody knows is going up, because lighter than cold air. For this reason it is most important to realise an efficient roof insulation to keep the heat in the house rather than letting it escape through the roof...

This is the absolute priority. Only then you may think about changing your windows for more comfort or just for design matter. 

Then comes the walls which needs a substential insulation to complete the protection against cold winters and hot summers. 

However, insulation should not be over airtight, as a house is supposed to breath for it's own well beeing. Dampness is the worst enemy for a house, it causes irreversibles damages, as well as health problems for people living in such atmosphere...

A healthy home is a home that gives you well beeing. Most of the time people are not able to realise the qualities or defects of their home.

As an artisan builder, I had the opportunity to enter many houses. That made me very sunsitive to house atmosphere, also I rapidly feel how good or bad is the quality of air in a house, as well as the general atmosphere it provides. 

My duty is then to tell my clients if something can be done or not to ameliorate the house. But also to tell how in excellent shape I do find houses sometimes too.

 

Yet, of course renovations are not always meant to ameliorate the quality of the building itself, but just for better indoor personnal comfort, or rooms redistribution...

 

There are solutions for every case, just call for a personalised and free estimation.

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