Does my House Need New Windows?

Purchasing new windows for a home is not a decision that is made lightly by homeowners. It is a significant investment and you want to be sure that you are making the right decision for both your home and your financial situation. Pacific Home & Patio would like to share some tips considering the need…

Residential Siding of Boise

At Pacific Home & Patio of Boise, we custom design siding to fit with the exact parameters of your home. As with all of our services, we believe that true customer service lies in providing our customers with personalized service that’s unique to their situation. We don’t believe a one-size-fits-all approach works in the outdoor remodeling business,…

Varieties of Patio Covers

Patio covers are available with hundreds of customization options. Varieties of patio covers include canopies, awnings, lattice, fabric, retractable, and solid patio covers made from metals or wood. We use high quality metals in our patio covers to provide the best longevity with the least maintenance. Our fabric patio cover varieties are covered with Sunbrella…

The History of Vinyl Siding

Vinyl siding was first introduced to the home improvement market in the early 1960s and steadily grew in popularity because of its durability, ease of maintenance, and beauty. It had a slow start, but in the 70’s its use had doubled. Vinyl siding is manufactured primarily with polyvinyl chloride (PVC), a material that gives it…

Replacement Windows: What if?

James loves the house he just bought in Meridian, Idaho. It is a nice little four bedroom home, perfect for his growing family. The one thing he doesn’t like about the house is that it still has the original windows. He doesn’t want to go through the hassle of replacing them and figures they will…

Glass Sunrooms

Glass sunrooms in Idaho are an excellent way to enjoy the beauty of the outdoors all year round. You can watch the stars without having to worry about insects or a cold breeze. You can watch the snow fall all around you while wearing shorts in a heated, glass sunroom. There are many benefits to…

Solar Screens: What if?

Steve loves his patio area. He especially loves sitting in his favorite chair looking out into his garden to relax. *SMACK* Steve takes a swing at a mosquito that had invaded his space. It seems the only thing that ruins his relaxation is the bugs. He has tried the stinky candles and sprays, but it…

Steel Siding: What if?

Paul needs to replace the siding on his house. The vinyl is starting to crack and looks faded. He decides to get the least expensive vinyl siding on the market to replace the siding that is currently on the house. Ten years later…. Paul notices that his siding is looking pretty bad and decides to…