Frequently Asked Questions
DNS Exterior estimates are free of cost and they’re offered at no obligation.
If you need an estimate for roof installation, just call us at 815293631. Our representative will be in touch with you to understand your project goal. When our project consultant arrives at your home, he will provide you with an estimate based on the measurements taken for the job.
We always try to complete the installation process as early as possible to minimize interruption to your life. Usually we complete the task within a day if we’re not affected by external affairs.
Yes. We are always ready to face such situations. In case of heavy rain, we will take all the necessary precaution needed to protect your home.
We at, DNS Exterior employs factory trained roofing installers. Our installers are efficiently trained to install, replace or repair a roof safely without damaging the home. We focus on improving the beauty and efficiency of your homes and businesses with proper installation.
Your presence is not mandatory needed during the roofing or siding job but if you want, you can follow the project consultant and review the entire process
An ice dam is a ridge of ice that forms on the roof’s edge. It protects melting snow or water from draining off the roof. It usually formed when the bottom layer of the snow on the roof is melted by the warmth of your home interior. When exposed to frigid air, the water that backs up behind the dam can leak into a home below causing damage to ceilings, walls, insulations and other areas of your home.
You should consult your roofing expert about insulating the attic of your home if you need more protecting against ice damaging in your home.
A roofing underlayment is the one piece of a roofing system used to protect water penetration. It is typically a rubberized membrane designed specifically to be waterproofed. It goes under shingles and prevents severe damage of your shingles, roof etc due to infiltration of ice dams or wind-driven rain.
Roof ventilation is an important aspect of a house plan. Good ventilation keeps your attic cool during summer and controls moistures in winter. Proper ventilation also promotes proper air circulation and prevents premature distortion of shingles and other damage to a roof deck.
There are wide varieties of roofing to choose from. But to choose the best fit for your home, it is always advised to have a consultation with a professional. DNS Exteriors Inc roofing specialists will suggest you the best roofing option over the types of roofing available. For any query regarding roofing please call us at (815) 293-6311.
Metal roofs are chosen by more people for their home because metal roofing is extremely durable in extreme climate conditions. Metal roofs can last for up to 50 years and have ability to enhance the energy efficiency of your home. There are varieties of metal roofing styles you can choose from for your home. Please contact us for details about metal roofing available options.
No. We provide free estimate to our customers. Get a quote for your gutter installation with us now.
All gutters are not same. They differ from each other based on the product quality and installation practices.
If you’ve a large roof area, our installer will install a large 6” steel “fascia style” gutter for your roof. We may also suggest other gutters like 5” aluminum gutter for a large roof area
Yes. We have trained employees for gutter installation works. We use no sub-contractors and all of our installation crews adhere to the high standard required by the Seamless Franchise system.
A Leafaway Gutter protection system allows rainwater to flow into the gutter. It is covered by a debris shedding shield that can deflects wind-blown debris like pinecones, twigs or even leaves from gutter that typically collect in conventional gutters.
Leafaway Gutter Protection System works on the principle of liquid adhesion. It is a revolutionary leaf and debris shedding system in which the rainwater flows flawlessly into the gutter trough and deflects the wind-blown debris hence it eliminates any structural damage caused by failed gutters.
No. The Leafaway system is safely attached to fascia board of your home. Hence your roof and shingles remain unaffected.
No, installation of Leafaway Gutter protection system is quite tedious. Ot needs to be installed by trained installation crews.
Yes. New gutters can prevent ice dams but only to some extent. Snow on the roof is the biggest contributor to ice dams especially when your roof is old. Replacing the old roof with a new one can minimize the ice dams and your gutter will remain untouched from the clogged issues.
Seamless steel siding is much better than other exterior options in many ways. Having steel siding will keep you away from painting or staining issue. Steel offers the greatest life expectancy and requires no extra maintenance like other exterior options. We offer guaranteed steel siding and you will never have to worry for factors like fade, warp or chalk.
Yes! The value of your home will automatically improve once you replace your old siding with the new one. DNS Exterior steel siding finish is improved with Cool paint Technology. The technology implies use of infrared reflective pigments in the paint that improves energy efficiency of your home.
Seamless steel siding offered by DNS Exterior is corrosion resistant. Both sides of a solid steel core have a galvanized coating that protects them against rust and corrosion. Use of corrosion resistance galvanized coating gives extra durability and strength to the steel siding.
Seamless steel siding is a custom product and measured to me meet the exact dimensions of your premise. There are many factors that may impact perfect installation of your siding. Hence, you should hire a contractor like DNS Exteriors Inc to ensure the steel siding is installed properly without affecting your expected beauty and durability.
Yes, your siding could be easily installed in the winter as it is highly resistance to brittleness in cold weather.
The timing for siding installation depends on the size and type of job. However, on an average, we usually took a time of 7-10 days to complete the installation process under the uninterrupted climate condition
Vinyl siding is an alternative to aluminum siding. It consists of 2 layers viz capstock and the substrate. Both layers primarily contain PVC and resins. The top layers protect your home against UV light damage while the second layer facilitates the manufacturing process.
The cost of a window replacement project depends on the factors like size of your windows, numbers of windows in your home and the windows frame material you’ve chosen for your home. Windows locking system, tinting, screens and other variables also impacts cost of windows replacement project.
DNS Exterior project consultant will visit your home on your call to understand your unique needs and having a conversation with you regarding the windows installation process.