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4 Things Your Windows Are Trying to Tell You

4 Things Your Windows Are Trying to Tell You

Believe it or not, your windows are trying to tell you something. While we often neglect the longer-lasting elements of the home, certain telltale signs may necessitate extra effort on maintenance. Such signs can tell us if repairs or replacement are in order. Continue Reading

5 Benefits of Vinyl Siding

5 Benefits of Vinyl Siding

Whether for window replacement or siding, vinyl is one of the most viable materials. Because of its many inherent benefits, it remains the material of choice for our siding and windows. Continue Reading

4 Risks of DIY Roof Repair

4 Risks of DIY Roof Repair

Working on your own home can provide you with a lot of satisfaction. With the accessibility of online resources, DIY ventures such as roof repair seem within reach now more than ever. The problem, however, is that a DIY roofing project can expose you to a number of risks. Continue Reading

Dealing With a Storm-Damaged Home

Dealing With a Storm-Damaged Home

Changing weather patterns take a gradual toll on your roofing system over time, and sometimes, structural damage may happen without warning. To prepare you for such an event, here are the first things you need to do after particularly strong storms. Continue Reading

Solar Reflectance and Roof Color: Picking the Right One

Solar Reflectance and Roof Color: Picking the Right One

When you’re choosing a color for your roof, you might think that the only thing you need to consider is how well it blends with your home’s architectural style. In fact, however, you should also consider more in-depth things like the color’s Solar Reflectance Index in your choice of roof color. Continue Reading

2017’s Design Trends For Commercial Buildings

2017’s Design Trends For Commercial Buildings

The current design trends for commercial buildings this 2017 is becoming more divergent, and there’s now a greater focus on visuals and appeal in terms of frontage. As your local general contractor in Naperville, 3JM Exteriors, Inc. is up-to-date with the latest design trends. Continue Reading

Sedona Canyon Shingles: Old World Elegance

Sedona Canyon Shingles: Old World Elegance

Wood remains the classic shingle material, and it’s hard to top in terms of sheer visual appeal. Sadly, the durability of wood leaves a lot to be desired, as it’s notoriously weak to water and moisture damage. Owen’s Corning’s Sedona Canyon is 2017’s Shingle Color of the Year, boasting the appearance of natural wood without… Continue Reading

Ultrex® Fiberglass: The Better Material For Windows

Ultrex® Fiberglass: The Better Material For Windows

At 3JM Exteriors, Inc., we pride ourselves in installing windows that practically pay for themselves. We carry Marvin Windows and Doors® products, and we’re proud to be one of the few who have access to their revolutionary line of windows made with Ultrex® fiberglass. It’s simply the better material for when you need sturdy replacement… Continue Reading

Ask These 4 Questions When Hiring a Siding Contractor

Ask These 4 Questions When Hiring a Siding Contractor

Planning to replace your current siding or do you need siding repair done? It’s important that you choose the right contractor for the job since your exterior wall covering protects your home and improves its frontage. Read on as 3JM Exteriors, Inc. lists four questions you should always ask your prospective siding contractor. Continue Reading