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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.
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...

Windows & Home Safety

Windows & Home Safety

As you think about home security, your thoughts likely go toward the things you have, such as home features like a security system and deadbolt locks, and the things you do, like locking doors and hiding spare keys. What you may not think about are your windows. Most...

Should I Replace my Aluminum Siding?

Should I Replace my Aluminum Siding?

It won’t be long now before spring is in full swing. If you’re like most people, then you will probably be spending some time outside cleaning up your yard and removing debris that built up during the last bit of fall and winter. During this process, you might notice...

How Likely is it for my Insurance to Cover Roof Damage?

How Likely is it for my Insurance to Cover Roof Damage?

Roof damage occurs for different reasons like snow, wind, rain, and stormy weather, to name a few. The extent of the damage is another issue, and insurance adjusters determine the coverage of any damage under your home insurance policy. We find that the average...

Should I Build a Wood or Composite Deck?

Should I Build a Wood or Composite Deck?

A beautiful home with wonderful indoor spaces is a great thing, but most of us dream of some options for outside as well. Most people in Stafford choose to build a deck to create an area for outdoor recreation and entertainment, as well as to enhance the beauty of the...

What is Causing the Condensation on my Windows?

What is Causing the Condensation on my Windows?

It’s been a blustery day, and you come home to find condensation on your windows. There are various reasons this may occur, and it is essential to remedy the problem so you do not have issues such as mold or water damage. Causes Of Condensation On Your Windows A...

Should I Shovel the Snow Off My Roof?

Should I Shovel the Snow Off My Roof?

It's that time of year of again; the temperature has dropped, the clouds are rolling in, and everyone's lighting the fireplace. During a Stafford winter, the kids will probably be looking forward to the one thing that you may not: Heavy snowfall. You know that snow...

How Do I Know if My Deck Is Sealed?

How Do I Know if My Deck Is Sealed?

When a deck is sealed, a protective coating is placed over the wood boards to protect the wood from moisture and debris.  Moisture on untreated wood can lead to several deck problems, including: growth of mold/mildew/algae, dry-rot wood, warped beams, and impaired...

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