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The Fletcher Construction blog is published to provide information to visitors about roofing, deck building, and suggestions for best practices in home improvement and maintenance. We hope that you’ll benefit from the information provided here. We invite you to contact us if you have any questions, or are looking for an estimate with your next project.
4 Tips to Fix Those Drafty Windows

4 Tips to Fix Those Drafty Windows

With each day feeling warmer than the last and the heat of summer right around the corner, it’s easy to forget all about typical winter problems. After months of shoveling snow, blowing on your frozen hands, and piling blanket after blanket on your lap to fight off...

What Does a Water Stain on My Ceiling Mean?

What Does a Water Stain on My Ceiling Mean?

On a nice quiet afternoon in Stafford, Virginia you sit back and relax. Looking up, you notice a water stain on the ceiling, thinking that’s never been there before, and all kinds of possibilities go through your mind. Is there a roof leak, or could it be something...

What Special Features Can I Add to My Deck or Screened Enclosure?

What Special Features Can I Add to My Deck or Screened Enclosure?

If you have been thinking about adding a screened deck or enclosure, you might not know what to include in your new design. You may already have a screened enclosure that seems a bit bland and empty. We have some tips listed below that will help you turn that space...

Why You Should Upgrade to Vinyl Windows

Why You Should Upgrade to Vinyl Windows

There are so many things that can make a house feel like a home. If you enjoy peace of mind when simply hanging out at home, then you should do everything you can to keep your living space in strong working order. It can help to start with all of your windows. Keeping...

Vinyl Siding and Pests: What to Look Out For

Vinyl Siding and Pests: What to Look Out For

Using vinyl siding on a home or business is an affordable and easy way to give your structure a durable exterior. There are lots of reasons to use vinyl rather than wood: it retains its color and integrity longer, is available in a wide range of styles, textures, and...

Screened Enclosures vs. Pets

Screened Enclosures vs. Pets

Owning a home is one of life's biggest and most important investments. It is also one of life's most enjoyable investments since it provides great spaces for spending time with family and entertaining friends. Outdoor Home Improvements Add-Ons For homeowners in the...

Should I Hire a Handyman?

Should I Hire a Handyman?

Upon finding some problem in the house, all homeowners in the Stafford area struggle with the age-old question: should I hire a handyman? Many people are natural-born do-it-yourselfers and crave the thrill of embarking on a new project, even one they know little...

How to Choose a Reputable Roofing Contractor

How to Choose a Reputable Roofing Contractor

As you are going about your day or during a regular inspection of your home, you may realize that your roof needs some work done on it. Whether it is a leak or a brown spot in your ceiling or you have found a shingle or two loose or peeling, weather, nature, and aging...

Is my Yard Too Small for a Deck?

Is my Yard Too Small for a Deck?

You've been dreaming of adding a deck to add an outside sitting area to your yard. As you survey the area, you begin to wonder if your yard is too small for such a feature. But we at Fletcher Construction, located in Stafford, Virginia, offer a wide variety of...

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