August 29, 2023

Enhance Your Home’s Defense with Hail Resistant Class 4 Shingles from Lincoln Exteriors

When it comes to protecting your home from the unpredictable forces of nature, every layer of defense matters. One such crucial layer is your roof. Hailstorms can wreak havoc on your property, causing damage that goes beyond the surface. As a responsible homeowner, it’s essential to invest in durable and reliable roofing materials.
December 21, 2022

Attic Rain 101

Each Winter in Alberta, there are a number of homeowners who experience ceiling, kitchen and bathroom vent leaks in their homes. While some might assume this moisture is coming in through their exterior roofing system, this is often not the case. What many are not aware of is the cause of this leaking – which is oftentimes due to a condition known as attic rain.
October 4, 2022

All About Roof Ventilation

Do you know the possible hazards that can result from improper roof ventilation? Attic rain, condensation, and ice damming are all common problems that can be easily prevented with adequate roof ventilation. Worse yet, did you know that the majority of residential roofs in Calgary are under-ventilated? At Lincoln Exteriors, we want to teach you about proper roof ventilation and
July 18, 2022

General Roofing Systems 101

How well do you know your roof? A quality roofing system is essential for not only the safety of your home, but also your home’s valuation, and surprisingly to many, its level of energy efficiency. Yes, there is MUCH more to your roofing system than just shingles – each component of a great roofing system is important in properly protecting
March 2, 2022

3 Tips on How to Choose the Right Window Size

If you find yourself in need of new windows, you’ll notice that most of them come in standard sizes. These windows are designed to easily fit into common rough opening sizes. But what if you want a different window size? Here’s how to pick the perfect window size for your home.
February 11, 2022

How to Prepare for Window Replacement Projects

Window replacement projects are a major undertaking that require thorough planning to ensure that everything goes well. Here’s how you can properly prepare your home for window replacement projects.
February 4, 2022

Protecting Your Home’s Exterior During a Roof Replacement

Many homeowners rely on their local roofing contractors to get their roof replacement job done properly. However, their main qualm is that they tend to leave behind a ton of mess once the job is done. Here are some tips to help protect your home during a roof replacement project.
January 3, 2022

How Much Siding Will You Need for Your Exterior Project?

You’ll need to consider the amount of siding material when investing in a new exterior for your home. For this, the “Goldilocks” approach should help – not too much, not too little, but just right. But how exactly do you determine the amount of siding your project needs?
December 8, 2021

What Does a Great Window Replacement Contract Look Like?

Every homeowner knows that a window replacement project is no simple task. This is because it requires a significant amount of planning and investment to execute properly. Of course, you’ll also need to find a skilled contractor to work with so that you can rest assured that your windows are installed properly. It’s also important to know if you have
December 2, 2021

Hallmarks of a Well-Installed Asphalt Shingle Roof

Roofing contractors will tell you that the roof is the most prominent part of your home. It’s an intricate system with a lot of parts that all come together to ensure that your home is protected. To help you understand what encompasses a well-installed asphalt shingle roof, we’ll break down some of its characteristics here: