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Royal Building Products: Exterior Portfolio Siding Doesn't Have A Bad Side

Vinyl siding is the most widely-used exterior for new homes in the United States. With such a need for vinyl siding, the market is broad and full of options for homeowners and builders alike. As professionals in the industry that our customers turn to for advice, we know the products we recommend and use represent us just as much as our work. 


Owens Corning Duration Shingles For The Buffalo Homeowner

As contractors, it’s important for us to recommend and use materials that we know will not only withstand the tough climate but look great while doing it. Owens Corning is an industry leader in roofing and their TruDefinition® Duration® shingles are our go-to product for roofing projects. 


What Are The Best Summer Projects For Your Home?

Summertime and the living’s easy, right? Yes, summer is a great time for relaxing but it’s also the right weather to get your home in prime condition. Summer projects can have your home looking like the sharpest on the block; but, where do you begin?


Replacing A Skylight: 6 Reasons Why You Should

When something brings light into our lives, we appreciate it. The same goes for the skylights in your home. While skylights are an undeniable highlight of any room, there are a few signs that may have you thinking you need to update them!


Financing Your Home Improvement Project Is Easy

Home repairs require resources, some you may have not planned for in your budget. It’s important to us at Stockmohr that every Buffalo homeowner can rely on us for home repair--no matter what the cost is.


Projects For National Home Improvement Month

If you didn’t know that May is National Home Improvement Month, you do now! The last full month of spring offers warmer weather and the opportunity to do what homeowners look forward to all year--making their home special. 


Picking The Right Window Model For Your Home

Who doesn’t want new windows for spring and summer? Selecting the right window model for a replacement project is made easy with a quick breakdown of the most common types we install for Western New York homeowners.


How to Check For Roof Damage After A Wind Storm

Not all storms are the same, but what they have in common is the potential to damage your home. Even if a storm doesn’t bring severe rain or hail, your roof may suffer from wind damage. Heavy winds can create stress on a roof that will cause it to weaken and become compromised over time. 


Hidden Hanger Fasteners For Invisible Gutter Support

We expect a lot from our gutters as homeowners in Western New York. With heavy snow, rain, ice, and wind taking its toll on the exterior of our homes, gutters support a lot of weight on their own. What helps our gutters stay in place and function properly? Hangers also called fasteners, help secure gutters to your home. When Buffalo is hit with extreme weather (which seems to be happening a lot lately), strong hangers are what will keep your gutters intact. 


5 Most Common Roofing Questions: We've Got Answers

Like most homeowners, you likely research the basics of a home improvement project and what to expect before signing any contract. If you’re looking to invest in a new roof, you are bound to have a few questions! We’ve compiled five of the most common roofing questions that clients ask us and provided answers that should help. 


Revere Building Products' Windows: For The Great American Home

You want the best for your home and so do we! At Stockmohr, we take pride in the quality of our work. To get the job done right the first time, every time, we rely on top industry brands and products. When it comes to replacement windows for your home, Revere Building Products by Associated Materials is an excellent option to keep in mind. Not only are they backed by 40 years of manufacturing expertise, but each window is also performance-engineered for industry-leading beauty, durability, and energy efficiency. Whether you’re looking for a double hung or bay window model, there a lot of features you can expect to enjoy.


Winterize Your Buffalo Home With These Projects

Has Buffalo’s tough winter got you feeling like you haven’t prepared well enough? Have no fear, you still have time to step up your home’s defense against the cold. With the weather dropping below zero, you’re probably starting to feel cold drafts you may not have felt earlier in the season. You may have programmed your thermostat to combat the changing temperatures, or prepped your furnace with new filters for the heating season, but there are a few home improvement projects that will add extra protection against the elements and then some!


Time For A New Storm Door?

When you live in a tough climate like Western New York, the exterior of your home tends to go through a lot. After all, it’s protecting what’s inside, right? One of the components of your home that experiences some serious, well, weathering, is the storm door. Whether it’s from extreme weather or accidental damage, storm doors go through a lot in their mission to protect out entry door and home. While you may be itching to replace an old, dented aluminum storm door after a bad storm, don’t make a hasty decision! There are a few things to consider before deciding on what type of storm door you should purchase.


Brand Feature: Pollard Windows & Doors

New windows can make a whole world of a difference in cold climates like Buffalo, New York. As a homeowner, you want the best of the best when it comes to any home renovation, especially windows. There are a few factors to consider when searching for the perfect new windows for your home, such as the climate zone you live in and what rate of energy efficiency (U-factor) you should have. At Stockmohr, we only offer the best products in the industry because we believe in doing the job right the first time; it’s this reason we are proud to offer Pollard Windows & Doors as a replacement window option. Why, do you ask?


Is Your Front Door Ready For Winter?

With temperatures dropping, skies darkening and Canadian geese honking, all the usual suspects have gathered for winter’s arrival in Western New York. While you stock your pantry and dig out seasonal decorations for your home, you’ll also want to check on your front door. By catching problems early in winter, you can avoid costlier repairs later on. 
 


How to Choose The Right Replacement Windows For Your Home

When your smoke detector stops working, you don’t think much about what to replace it with; however, when the windows in your home need to be replaced, thoughtful consideration is key. It can seem overwhelming to choose new windows with all the styles, materials, features and benefits available. Replacement windows are not a DIY job and finding an experienced installer is half of the work, but you still need to select what window options are best for your home. Here are some helpful tips.


3 Home Improvement Projects For Winter

Winter may not yet be upon us yet in Western New York, but it’s not far off. As the snow begins to fall and ice forms, you’ll likely be spending a lot more time at home. The cold seasons don’t mean you have to be stationary. You can get a few home improvement projects done even when your house is surrounded by snow. If you’re looking to stay busy and add some new value to your home this winter, consider these projects.


Home Renovations to Increase Value In 2019

When you think about home improvement projects, you probably think about the cost above everything else. Renovating any part of your home requires time, money and patience. Fortunately, some projects end up paying for themselves by providing your home with newfound value. Whether it’s your own property or the home of a loved one, at some point in your life you will likely need to sell a house. If you’re thinking about putting your home on the market, now or in the future, some home renovations you complete can add increased value. So, what projects will help provide the most value?


Now Offering: Exterior Portfolio Siding by Royal Building Products

It takes innovation to stay in business for over 35 years. That’s why, at Stockmohr, we make sure to offer the best of the best in siding, roofing, gutters, windows and doors. It’s important to us to represent great products and installation. When it comes siding, we know our customers want a product that not only keeps their home protected and insulated, but looks great as well. We’re excited to share that we now offer our clients a new option for siding: Exterior Portfolio Siding by Royal Building Products. These new siding products are created with challenging industry norms in mind, something we can appreciate! 


Create A Custom Entryway With ProVia Decorative Glass

There are many ways to spruce up your home during fall and winter to counter gloomy weather. Your lawn may be losing its healthy green tone and things are starting to look gray, but, one way to add color to your home all year-round is with “stained glass” or decorative glass entry doors. When you think of replacement windows or entry doors, you likely think about the finishes and framing, but the glass can be just as eye-catching! We are proud to offer an industry leader like ProVia to our customers looking to add decorative glass to their entryway, so we decided to share some information about their glass options.


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