When wood siding rots, it can lead to mold growth and for this home in Doylestown, PA, saw a lot of damage from it's rotting and mold woof. These homeowners chose Rich Espresso Hardie Vertical Siding as the superior siding choice. The earthy tones blend perfectly with the environment's natural color palette. Though, the real perks come from the durability and rot-resistance. This means long-term performance with no leaks and no mold.
When your shingle roof begins to fail after only 15 years, like this Doylestown, PA cape-style home, the lifespan of metal can be very appealing. They'll easily last a lifetime and provide outstanding performance for their whole lifespan. They're incredibly durable and will boost the energy efficiency of the home.
Combining fiber cement and stone is an easy way to boost the curb appeal and durability of your home. Take a look at this Doylestown, PA home for example. This Evening Blue Hardie Planks naturally resist warping, cracking, rotting, and denting, unlike wood or vinyl. When matched with the complementary stone, you get a modern, cool-colored color palette that's absolutely stunning.
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Global Home Improvement is a family owned and operated home improvement and remodeling contractor serving the Bucks County, PA area for over 15 years. We are fully licensed and insured, with access to the best quality products from industry-leading manufacturers and an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau. We specialize in Marvin Windows primarily in the materials fiberglass, vinyl, and wood. Each material has its own benefits, and we will help you choose the perfect fit for your home. Our vinyl window replacements are versatile and affordable, our wood window replacements will give your home a classically beautiful look, and our fiberglass window replacements are proven to stay durable and strong through any weather. If you're looking to improve your home's energy-efficiency, we offer energy-efficient glass options. Our wide variety of window replacement types includes:
We also install replacement doors such as entry and front doors, French doors, patio doors, sliding doors, and storm doors. Choose from steel, vinyl, and wood for your door replacement, and enjoy the benefits of our beautiful door installations and window installations for years to come!
Do you have a badly damaged roof that needs to be replaced, or are you interested in increasing your property value with a new roof installation? Global Home Improvement is your authorized roofer in Bucks County, specializing in metal roof installations and replacements such as metal tile, metal slate, metal shake, and integrated solar metal roofs. We also offer asphalt shingle roofing and flat roofing, and will ensure that your new replacement roof stays sturdy and weatherproof for the long-term.
No roofing system would be complete without fully functioning gutters and downspouts! At Global Home Improvement, we understand that nothing is worse than dealing with gutters that frequently clog or overflow. When we install a low-maintenance seamless gutter system for your home, you will never have to deal with those hassles again! We offer gutter installation and gutter guards throughout the Bucks County area.
A siding replacement can be the perfect finishing touch to make your home's exterior stand out against the crowd. Global Home Improvement offers James Hardie fiber cement siding, stone/brick veneer siding, and vinyl siding installation, guaranteed to increase curb appeal while adding protection from the outside elements. Best of all, the right kind of siding can make a significant difference in your home's insulation and ventilation, helping you save money on energy bills!
If you need a window replacement, roof replacement, James Hardie siding installation, or gutter work in Bucks, PA or a nearby city or town, Global Home Improvement is here for you. Contact us today to schedule a free cost estimate and get started on your home improvement project!
We removed an existing shake roof and installed new Stone Coated Steel Shingles. We also removed the cupola and covered up the area with a ridge vent. The stone coated metal roof features custom metal flashing where the roof meets the existing home for extra protection in high usage areas. The stone coated metal roof has a 50 year warranty and because it is non-porous is less susceptible to mold and mildew like the old cedar shake roof. And although Global doesn’t do landscaping, we were able to remove the plants growing in the gutters and replace them with new RainPro seamless gutters featuring a larger downspout for the ability to hold and disperse more water.
This complex metal roof project started with the removal of a 20 year-old cedar shake roof. The homeowner wanted to keep the character of the house and roof which also included a built-in yankee gutter to be re-done in stainless steel. As you can see from the finished pictures, the Medium Bronze Standing Seam metal roof contrasts perfectly with the stone exterior. The clean lines of the metal roof work well with this 19th century farm house located in Bucks County, PA. In addition, to add curb appeal, the homeowner can now enjoy 50+ years of maintenance free roofing!
This standing seam metal roof project in Bucks County came out beautifully. This ranch home was looking to add an eye catching design element that would make their house stand out in the neighborhood. Not only did the colonial red metal roof match the American flag in the front yard but it contrasted nicely with the existing white and brick exterior. Furthermore, because this is a ranch home, and only has a small attic space, the customer was thrilled when their new metal roof reduced their home energy bill and almost eliminated the need for air conditioning during the summer months. Not only is metal roofing Energy Star rated but it is also 100% recyclable at the end of it’s very long life cycle.
This project is especially special for Global Home Improvement because it was the first home (out of 10) that we did a full siding and window replacement for. The problem with these homes was the stucco that was installed was not done properly and had a 90% failure rate on homes within 10 years. Here at Global Home Improvement, we are experts at stucco remediation and replacement with James Hardie siding. Also, since we were replacing the stucco we also installed new construction Marvin Windows that made sure any water issues in and around the windows were also addressed. In the end, the homeowner was so happy that we eventually remodeled half the neighborhood with more homes each month. Finally for an added design feature we added a stone facade to finalize this amazing transformation.
If you ever worked with a historical society, then you will know, it is very difficult to get your home improvement plans improved. However, for this home in historic Newtown, PA, the homeowner wanted to pay homage to its historic roots with a modern copper roof installed to historic specifications. Not only did our team install the roof but we worked with the historic society to make sure that the installation met their strict standards. In the end, we used a mechanically seamed panel that replicated hand seamed metal dating back 100 years. In addition, we installed elegant copper half round gutters to match the copper standing seam roof for a seamless design. In the end, this copper metal roof combines old world craftsmanship with new age technology. Always keep in mind: you should only hire a contractor with experience in copper roofing or copper gutters, such as Global Home Improvement.
This Stone Home located in Bucks County, PA needed a roof that would make the home stand as well as represent the historic nature of the property. That is why this homeowner chose a standing seam metal roof in colonial red with custom snow guards. A metal roof is ideal for historic homes because it has been around for centuries. The only difference was older roofs were made out of tin or galvanized steel whereas modern metal roofs utilize a steel coated in a zinc-aluminum alloy which prevents rust. Modern metal roofing is designed to last a lifetime, and with over 35 color choices, can certainly transform your home.
This beautiful home in New Hope, PA got a complete metal roofing upgrade with a combination of Metal Shake for the main roof and Standing Seam for the porch roof. The combination of the two types of metal roofing offers the versatility of metal and the curb appeal! The metal shake provides more of a traditional look while the standing seam acts as an accent roof. At Global Home Improvement we offer free design services on every project where we help you design the roof of your dreams!
These homeowners in Warminster, PA wanted to refresh the exterior of their home. Our team thought about what improvements would have the most impact on the home and after coming up with a plan we met with the homeowners to discuss possible projects. It was decided that replacing the siding was a top priority as well as improving both the stairs and rear porch. Our crew installed all new siding on the home to give it an updated look and they also removed the brick steps at the front of the home and built all new stairs. The homes look went from outdated to amazing. The home now has a great deal more curb appeal and the home is now better protected from the elements!
This Marvin Infinity fiberglass window installation in Doylestown, PA was a large project that showcases the beauty of several different window and door styles. The fiberglass frame used with Marvin's windows provide a lot of great advantages over wood and vinyl. For one, the smaller profile. This means more glass space, allowing more natural light in. You can see in the photos how the spaces really are opened up. To compliment the Marvin Infinity windows, we replaced the existing doors with designer ProVia doors.
This window replacement in Langhorne, PA featured our Global Tech vinyl windows. The homeowner recently bought the house and wanted to renovate it with a new door and windows that would really open up the space and give it a more appealing look. Global Tech windows are a great way to get a high quality, gorgeous window that requires little maintenance without actually breaking the bank. The new fiberglass ProVia door installation is also a key feature of this project. Fiberglass doors offer superior durability, have excellent quality, and have naturally long lifespans.
For this window installation in Warrington, NJ, we replaced the home's existing vinyl windows with Marvin Infinity fiberglass windows. These homeowners were looking for something more durable and energy efficient. Marvin Infinity windows were the ideal choice. The ultra-durable fiberglass frame offers superior protection over vinyl, resisting warping, cracking, weathering, etc. Coupled with the argon-insulated glass, this window will boost this home's energy efficiency for decades to come.
This window installation in Doylestown, PA is a prime example of how customizable Marvin Infinity windows can be. The Marvin Ultimate window is built for extreme durability, especially regarding the extruded aluminum exterior. It's built to resist decades of weathering and chalking and should retain its color for a much longer amount of time than wood. If we also consider the magnum screen, this window is maximized for durability and protection.
This window installation in Jamison, PA featured custom Marvin Infinity double hung and picture windows with grilles. The existing 30-year-old windows were seeing issues with seal failure, most likely from the wood swelling, expanding and contracting. This is common with wood and vinyl windows when exposed to hot and cold weather and moisture. Marvin Infinity's fiberglass frame is stronger and more durable than wood, so you won't see fiberglass expanding, contracting, and cracking. Since it's stronger, a smaller profile can carry more glass. This means your windows will let even more light in.
This roof replacement in Doylestown, PA, was focused on replacing the home's leaky slate roof. This homeowner wanted to keep that reliability and lifespan of this old slate, but prevent leaks and update the look. This made our steel slate the perfect choice. Our metal roofs are built to resist hurricane-level winds, powerful rains, and impacts from debris, so you can rest assured your roof will last a lifetime. Steel slate is perfect for the homeowner looking for a traditional look while installing the best on your home; both in regards to durability and energy efficiency.
For this siding, window, and patio door replacement in Doylestown, PA, the main issue was the rot and mold in the home. The mold was so bad that the homeowners were getting sick. Mold growth is a common issue with wood siding because wood is susceptible to cracking so water can get in and cause rot and mold. That's why these homeowners were set on James Hardie fiber cement products. fiber cement doesn't warp and crack like wood does, so there is already added durability and protection. We used HardieWrap as a moisture barrier for added protection so this home won't see anymore rot and water damage.
This stucco home in Doylestown, PA had some serious water damage, especially around the windows. Water that sneaks under stucco will typically rot away the wood underneath, turning it into a mush and lead to mold down the line. These homeowners wanted their replacement to be extremely durable, water-resistant, and stunning. Susquehanna ProVia Ledgestone and Navajo Beige Hardie Fiber Cement Planks are the ideal combinations. Aside from how the two choices mix perfectly together, Both provide ultra-durability, rot-resistant siding options. Running with the themes of strength and durability, these are the Legacy steel door's primary qualities, aside from the brilliant design.
This Langhorne, PA home's 20-year-old vinyl windows had a couple problems, mainly with the springs impairing the function of the window. These homeowners were disappointed with the poor quality of vinyl windows and wanted something more durable and long-lasting, making Marvin Infinity the perfect choice. With easy, reliable functionality, Marvin Infinity windows bring some key features that appealed to these homeowners. For one, the fiberglass frame resists warping, expansion, and contraction, unlike vinyl. This means the frame will last long term. They also opted for the LoE 3 option, maximizing protection from harmful solar rays while still letting in all the natural light you'd want.
With vinyl windows, especially like the smaller ones on this home in Warrington, PA, the bulky profile takes too much away from the view. Take a look at the kitchen window picture and you'll see how vinyl compares to the Marvin Infinity fiberglass profile. Infinity windows come sleek and look amazing. The thinner fiberglass profile is much stronger than vinyl. This means it can carry more glass while still resistant to expanding, contracting, and warping, unlike vinyl. For homeowners looking for stronger, sleeker windows, Marvin Infinity is the best choice.
When it comes to upgrading the performance of your windows and patio doors, Marvin Infinity is the perfect way to go. Take a look at this window and patio door replacement in New Hope. The goal was to improve energy efficiency and install a more modern, attractive patio door. You can see in the first image the bulky frame of the old patio door. This means less natural light and less of a view. Take a look at the new Marvin French Sliding Patio Doors. The French style has a larger profile, but still not as large as the old doors. The fiberglass resistant warping and cracking, so the seal will be much more protected. This means long term performance and a long lifespan.
This metal and asphalt roof installation in New Hope, PA is a prime example of how beautifully the two can work together. This home's 10-year-old shingles had some small leaks and needed immediate replacement. To maximize quality without breaking the bank, mixing both roofing materials isn't a bad idea and even comes out really gorgeous. This roof has been crafted and installed with durability and reliability in mind. We installed custom flashing around the chimney and other vulnerable points with an extra focus on the valleys.
This project featured a standing seam metal roof installation on this cape-style home in Doylestown, PA. These homeowners wanted to replace their 15-year-old shingles with something longlasting with a ton of benefits. Our standing seam metal roofs tend to last a lifetime and can easily outlive several asphalt roofs. Aside from the longevity, our metal roofs are durable enough to resist damage from hurricanes, making them among the strongest available. On top of that, they are also energy efficient and an incredibly sustainable roofing option.
For this asphalt shingle roof replacement in Morrisville, PA, we installed new metal shingles. These homeowners wanted to replace their 20-year-old roof before it started leaking, which was a good call for asphalt. The stone coated metal shingles help keep an authentic shingle look without any of the asphalt problems. For one, they last a lifetime, providing superior protection and durability the whole time. Plus, metal roofs are much more energy efficient, so they'll see savings on their heating and cooling costs.
The stucco on this Doylestown, PA home had several spots indicating moisture damage under the siding. When removing the stucco around the windows, you could see the wood rotted and turned to mush. This is a huge problem for the home's structure. Hardie Planks are ideal for stucco replacements because they are resistant to rot. Aside from the gorgeous new look, this home is now resistant to water damage, rot, and has boosts to overall durability.
For this fireplace renovation project in Doylestown, PA, we reworked the interior and exterior. This was a part of the home's siding replacement, so we started by removing the window and spackling over it. The homeowners chose a stone choice that would work with new mantel as well as the earthy tones of the wall color, which wasn't too difficult. Our expert installers did a great job with this fireplace.
This roof replacement in Quakertown, PA was the result of storm damage. This home's shingle roof lost a lot of shingle from the wind and debris. These homeowners knew they needed an upgrade and decided on metal. As you can see, we equipped this roof with snow guards and handcrafted flashing for the chimney. Aside from maximum durability and protection, the home will have improved water and snow management plus a boost to energy efficiency.
For this home renovation project in Doylestown, PA, we redid the home's siding, trim, chimney and built a new pent roof for the garage. The project was focused on amazing design with high-quality materials. Fiber cement siding naturally resists warping, cracking, and rotting, so it will last much longer than wood or vinyl while also being much less maintenance. The metal pent roof was handcrafted for this home and totally transforms the look of the home.
For this Hardie Planks installation in Richboro, PA, we replaced the home's aluminum siding. Aluminum is quickly becoming a dated siding and many homeowners prefer stronger, more attractive, and greener siding. Fiber cement resists warping, cracking, rotting, and denting, making it one of the most durable options available. It's low-maintenance and lasts much longer than wood or vinyl. You can also see how gorgeous the Timber Bark finish is and how the look of these planks really transforms the home.
For this home renovation project in Doylestown, PA we replaced the home's siding, windows, and garage doors while installing a new bow window and building a gorgeous new portico. The Evening Blue fiber cement and grey/blue stone really modernize this home's exterior while also boosting durability with the higher quality materials. We also replaced the double hung windows in the front with a gorgeous new bow window with a mix of two casements and two pictures. The result is a gorgeous, energy efficient window that will boost airflow and visibility. A major piece of the project was building a stunning new portico for the home's entryway. With our experienced carpenters and installers, we crafted out this custom portico with an emphasis on elegance and quality.
This shingle roof replacement in Perkasie, PA was the result of some damage from a tree falling on the home. The homeowners knew they wanted something durable and something they wouldn't have to worry about replacing for a long time. Our metal roof tend to last up to and longer than 75 years, so they won't have to worry about their next replacement for a long time. The Heather Blend metal shingles were able to mimic the color palette of the previous shingles while offering much more durability and energy efficiency.
This home renovation project in Doylestown, PA started as a stucco replacement but led to us replacing the home's windows and entry door. A lot of homes in this neighborhood, including this one, had water damage under the stucco in the form of rotting wood. This led to us replacing a lot of the damaged wood. We replaced the windows to boost energy efficiency and the entry door for more light and visibility. ProVia offers tons of customizability on that front. The bulk of the work was installing new James Hardie fiber cement planks on the sides and back of the home. Fiber cement resists warping, cracking, and rotting, making it the ideal stucco replacement.
For this metal roof install in Langhorne, PA, we installed a standing seam metal roof on the homeowners second home. Metal was a great call especially with the low slope, flatter portion of the roof. Metal aids in ice, snow, and water management, meaning fewer leaks and moisture related damage. Metal also boosts energy efficiency and overall durability, making this new roof the ideal upgrade from the previous asphalt.
For this siding replacement in Langhorne, PA we replaced the existing wood siding. Wood tends to swell and crack when exposed to moisture, making it vulnerable to drafts and rot. Vinyl is a great replacement for wood for it's low maintenance and low cost. Vinyl only takes a quick installation and your home is all set with reliable, new siding. The Tuscan Clay finish pulls a bit from the brick color palette, giving off a gorgeous new look.
For this wood siding replacement in Doylestown, PA, we installed new James Hardie planks. The existing wood was taking a lot of damage from woodpeckers, which leads to holes and cracks that can cause drafts or let moisture in. The homeowners wanted to keep a similar look, and we were able to match the colors perfectly, keeping the look of wood but the benefits of fiber cement. This means boosted durability, resistance to fading and cracking, and much lower maintenance needed.
Many stucco homes, like this one in Doylestown, PA, trap moisture leading to rot and mold issues. You can actually see the stucco tears around this home's windows, indicating potential water-related damage. The homeowners wanted a rot-resistant siding that would also provide a durable exterior with a long lifespan. Hardie Planks were the perfect choice for this stucco replacement. The Cobble Stone finish gave the home a calming, light color easy on the eyes and that compliments the brick well.
For this siding replacement in Southampton, NJ, we replaced the home's existing aluminum siding with insulated vinyl. Aluminum is an outdated siding material that tends to be significantly less attractive and doesn't perform as well as other options. Insulated vinyl take the versatility of vinyl and makes it even more durable with it's extra foam layer. This 1/2 inch insulation on this vinyl will boost this home's energy efficiency and the Mystic Blue finish looks stunning. Vinyl is also a great siding choice because it doesn't cost a ton of money and is low maintenance.
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