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Check Your Home for Wind Damage!

Check Your Home for Wind Damage!

Wow, that was some intense wind! Environment Canada issued a wind warning for Calgary (and many other areas in central Alberta). Calgary saw gusts top 100 km/hr. With Winds Like That, You'll Want to Inspect Your Home for Damage. Winds gusting that hard can blow...

How Much Snow Can a Roof Hold?

How Much Snow Can a Roof Hold?

When I was young I used to sneak out my bedroom window and sit on my roof. My Dad (Al Perzylo, original founder of Big 5) would have been mortified if he knew, but it’s probably part of the reason I wound up getting into the family business. While on the roof I used...

Assessing Your Home for Damage After a Hail Storm

Assessing Your Home for Damage After a Hail Storm

It's that time of year again. If you've lived in Calgary for a year or more, you're probably well aware of what's coming: thunderstorms and hail. One creates an incredible visual spectacle, and the other creates the same (but for different reasons). Whenever we get...

Condominium Complex

Condominium Complex

Work that was done: 6″ continuous eavestrough around the whole condo complex. Downspouts, both standard and “flip up”. Used 3″ x 3″ large downspouts for maximum drainage. Use of man-lift required. During our three working days on the site we removed and replaced over...

Bungalow

Bungalow

Work that was done: 6″ continuous eavestrough around the whole house. Downspouts, both standard and “flip up”. Fascia and soffit already done prior to our arrival. During the two working days that we were on-site we removed and replaced over 600 ft of eavestrough and...

Log Home Bungalow

Log Home Bungalow

Work that was done: Custom-color 6″ continuous eavestrough. Matching downspouts. Soffit and fasica not needed due to log-home construction. This beautiful home was in need of that finishing touch, and our custom-colored eavestrough did the trick! The eavestrough...