Siding Styles: Pros and Cons.

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When selecting siding, there are six basic issues to consider: 1. Water Resistance. Water-resistant types of siding will have longer life spans. 2. Ease of Installation. If you’re installing the siding on your own, make sure it is within your skill set, requires no special tools, and creates no harmful dust when cut. 3. Energy Efficiency. Check the R-value rating for energy savings … Read More

What Is That Plastic Wrap On The Outside Of New Homes?

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Ever noticed the plastic wrap covering buildings during new constructions? That plastic material is actually called housewrap and can drastically affect your homes thermal regulation, moisture defense and overall permeability to the outside air. Housewrap (or house wrap) generally denotes a synthetic material used to protect buildings. Housewrap functions as a weather-resistant barrier, preventing rain from getting into the wall assembly while allowing water vapor to pass … Read More

Commercial Roof Installation

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Here at K&P Roofing, Siding, and Home Improvement we are much more than residential roofers. We also specialize in commercial roofing application, commercial roofing removal, and commercial roofing repair. Commercial roofing is any large scale roofing application for a business or office space. Commercial roofs are special in that they can take many different forms and types. The roof of … Read More

Energy Efficient Roofing

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A cool roof is one that has been designed to reflect more sunlight and absorb less heat than a standard roof. Cool roofs can be made of a highly reflective type of paint, a sheet covering, or highly reflective tiles or shingles. Nearly any type of building can benefit from a cool roof, but consider the climate and other factors … Read More

Roofing and Siding is Only The Start to the Home of Your Dreams.

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K&P Roofing, Siding, and Home Improvement Inc. has been a leader in Louisville roofing for more than 20 years, and we are excited to continue our excellence for years to come. Whether it is fixing hail damage, replacing siding, or helping you make your dream home a reality, K&P can help. Our goal is to take your inspiration and make … Read More

New Siding Sells.

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But many people don’t realize what investments truly add value. Traditional wisdom is that the main sellers of a home are the kitchen and bathrooms but reality is a little different. ‘According to Remodeling Magazine you’re less likely to recoup your investment in a major kitchen or bathroom remodel than you are to get back what you spend on basic home … Read More

Old Louisville Historic District

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Maybe it’s because once a year the country turns it’s gaze to the river city to watch the biggest two minutes in sports, or maybe it’s because it was the birth place of the “Greatest”, most likely though it’s because the simple beauty and rich history it’s steeped in, but every native of “Loo-a-vul”, Kentucky holds with them a small … Read More