August 16, 2019

3 DIY Projects You Really Shouldn’t Do Yourself


Do-It-Yourself or DIY Projects can be fun and education. You might also save a few bucks here and there. However, there are a few instances in which we strongly advise you not to try to take on a home remodeling project without professional assistance. Otherwise, you could face expensive damages or even ruin the structural integrity of your home. A qualified, professional team such as Discount Contractors can keep you, your loved ones, and your property safe—and you’ll still get the results you dreamed of! Below, we give you three DIY project ideas that really should only be handled by professionals.

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1. Roofing Work

Even if you aren’t afraid of heights, trying to work on your own roofing can have scary consequences. Perhaps the most dangerous thing about a DIY roofing job is that so many things could go wrong. Improper renovation can lead to water damage, insect invasion, and perhaps even worse. And the most frightening part is, you probably won’t notice these issues until its much too late. Discount Contractors will repair or renovate your roof so that you don’t have to. And we guarantee our work for all homeowners.

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2. Exterior Siding

The trouble with doing your own exterior siding is that you can ruin your home insulation. If that happens, the money you saved on repairs will soon go towards paying your energy bill. Professional siding doesn’t have to cost an arm and a leg. Discount Contractors perform professional, affordable siding work for home restoration and renovation.

3. Window Installation

We advise homeowners not to install their own windows for many of the same reasons we advise against roofing and siding. In fact, DIY window installation usually compromises both the safety and insulation of your home. You can purchase the best, strongest windows on the market, but without proper installation, you’ll still deal with premature wear, weather damage, breakage, and pollution. Skip the trial and error process by calling Discount Contractors to install your new windows.

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We’re happy to perform any of the general contractor services you need to make the desired adjustments to your home. We even perform general handyman services! Call us today at (281) 550-0171 or contact us online to schedule a free consultation and estimate.