Home is where the heart is.  The outside of a home is just as important as the inside when it comes to maintenance and style.  Making sure things like the siding, fencing, and other areas are properly care for will go a long way towards the home value and comfort.

Finding local pros that can work on the exterior of a home is important. Quality house painters, siding experts, local pressure washers, and solar panel pros can all help make the exterior of the home even better.  Angie's List does recommend getting at least 3 estimates before starting any exterior work on the home. 

roof shingles
Pressure WashingRoof CleaningRoof
Here's how a few hundred dollars in roof cleaning can double the life of your multithousand-dollar roof.
gutters on a house with siding
Gutter CleaningGutter Installation and RepairGutter Leaf Guards, Helmets & CoversGutterPressure Washing
We often put off cleaning our gutters. Here's why you need to keep them free of debris.
Pretty wood fence and green grass
Fence
Dear Angie: The fence that encloses my back yard is shared with three other neighbors and is in bad shape. With a shared fence, are maintenance or replacement costs typically also shared? – Steven O., Vallejo, California
Gray old fence next to fresh new fence
WoodFence
Dear Angie: What’s involved in restoring and staining a grayed-out fence? – Srinivasa V., Plano, Texas
broken chimney
RemodelFence
Dear Angie: I gave a fencing contractor a $1,300 deposit on a $2,600 job. Months after we signed a contract, no work has been done. What should I do?
 
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