Armstrong Celebrates 50 Years of Dedicated Service in Northern California
This year Armstrong is celebrating its 50th anniversary in California. As a multi-generational family business, we deeply appreciate the values and hard-won knowledge we’ve accumulated over a half century. Our father Howard and grandfather Hal built Armstrong one project at a time, stressing two simple maxims: deliver the highest quality products; and always guarantee those materials are installed by professionals who take pride in their […]Read More
SPF Roofing System vs Styrofoam Board Insulation
Even after 30 years of being used in thousands of homes and businesses in the Bay Area, most home or business owners, still think that Spray Polyurethane Foam (SPF) is akin to styrofoam. Armstrong Roofing wants to dispel any confusion regarding how San Francisco and Bay Area homeowners understand this remarkable product and help show that there is […]Read More
Is Your Roof Rain-Ready?
One of the most important, but often most neglected, components of our homes and businesses is our roof. As we have mentioned in a previous article, most of us don’t take notice of our roofs until we start having noticeable and, in some cases, costly problems. At Armstrong Roofing, we have always advised our customers in San Francisco and […]Read More
Self-cleaning Glass: The Future Is Here
Fortunately, there is a light at the end of the house-cleaning tunnel and it’s called “self-cleaning glass”. If you are like millions of homeowners who’d rather clean toilets than windows, then you should be elated to learn that you have the option of replacing your old shabby and drafty windows with attractive energy efficient self-cleaning windows! (Learn […]Read More
Choosing the Right Colors for Your Home or Office
The Significance of Color One of the easiest and best ways to revitalize your home or office is to repaint the interior and/or exterior walls. It’s easier said than done though, when you consider the plethora of color and texture choices available today. What’s more, research has shown that color can affect human behaviour and […]Read More
Hiring The Right Painting Contractor
If you are a homeowner, you have probably considered the pros and cons of hiring a painting contractor. Painting is the most popular DIY project attempted by most homeowners but if it involves more than just painting a bedroom or the porch then most people realize that they have bitten more than they can chew […]Read More
Why Armstrong is Synonymous With San Francisco
Howard Fine’s hundreds of “1234-radio commercials” made him a household name from 1966, when he founded Armstrong painting, and for the 30 years that followed. As a connoisseur of music, art and literature, it isn’t difficult to understand why our founder decided to leave his home in Pittsburgh to find inspiration for his artistic passion […]Read More
Today’s Windows Offer Much More Than Meets The Eye!
One of the most important features of any home or building is its windows which not only add a great deal to its aesthetic value but are also a vital source of light and ventilation. However, if you don’t have quality energy efficient windows, they can be a drain on your household budget! Fortunately, today’s […]Read More
Doors With A Difference
Very few structures of our homes are as important as the entry systems or, in plain English, exterior doors! There’s no doubt that we are all aware of the safety and security that these barriers provide for our families and, of course, a beautifully crafted front door adds to the aesthetic value of our homes […]Read More
Roofing Solutions: Notice What’s Above Your Head!
I’m sure we all heard of the proverb “Out of Sight, Out of Mind”, well our roof is a perfect example of this saying. We take notice of our roof when we start having such problems as leaks, damp and mildew, or in some cases when pieces of roofing material start to fly off and […]Read More
A Revolution in Paint Products or a Return to a Forgotten Art?
Natural eco-friendly paints are no longer an expensive rarity which only the wealthy eco-minded amongst us can afford. Fortunately, there is a plethora of natural paints to suit everyone’s needs and budget. It’s true that you may still pay a little more for natural paints and you may not be able to find them at […]Read More