About Amber Dieringer

Amber Dieringer is Erik’s daughter making Big Fish Contracting integrated into her life. She currently attends Trinity International University in Chicago where she plays on the volleyball team. She is working towards a degree in Social and Interactive Media and a minor in Communications.

Windows: Choosing The Right Style For Your Home

A beautiful window offers so many wonderful benefits: they let light into your home, offer views to the outdoors, and help to make your space feel more open. Quality windows will even provide better insulation that can lower your energy bills, provide security from outside elements, and improve the aesthetics of your home. Is [...]

2022-02-03T10:38:18-06:00February 3rd, 2022|Contractor Blog|

How Does Home Ventilation Work?

The science behind house ventilation systems Home ventilation—we all know that we need it, especially during the dead heat of summer or bitter cold of winter. But what is it? Why is it so important? And how does it work? What is home ventilation? Home ventilation refers to the cycle of [...]

2022-01-20T09:23:34-06:00January 20th, 2022|Contractor Blog|

How To Clean and Maintain Your Gutters

Gutters can feel like they are out of sight and out of mind, but it’s very important to keep them clean and well-maintained to keep your home safe. When debris builds up in your gutter system, it blocks the flow of storm water and snow melt off your roof leading to destructive back-ups. All [...]

2022-01-20T09:23:44-06:00January 6th, 2022|Contractor Blog|

Ice Dams: Why They’re Dangerous & How To Fix Them

Wisconsin winters are as beautiful as they are cold. While a fresh snowfall is great for sledding, snowmobiling, and making snowmen, it’s also sure to create ice dams all over your neighborhood. We’ve had extreme amounts of ice damming this season in particular, when compared to our average winter. What Are [...]

2022-01-06T08:27:21-06:00January 18th, 2021|Contractor Blog|

What Affects the Cost of a Home Remodel?

You may be interested in remodeling your home for a wide variety of reasons: for aesthetic purposes to ensure the safety of your home, especially following damages caused by a weather event to add value to your home as you’re looking to sell you recently purchased a new home and would like to tailor [...]

2022-01-06T08:27:10-06:00September 30th, 2020|Contractor Blog|

Asphalt Shingle Manufacturers

Considering getting new shingles? On this blog, we’ve talked about different shingle materials, but it’s important to consider not just the material, but the brand as well. Asphalt shingles are the most popular shingle material because of their economical pricing, long lifespan for the low price, little need for maintenance, easy and quick installation, [...]

2021-10-05T08:42:47-05:00March 15th, 2018|Contractor Blog|

Your Guide to 10 Popular Countertop Materials Used in Homes

Your countertops play an important role in your kitchen. They make or break your kitchen’s look, provide a surface for you to handle your food and other everyday things, and are exposed to many different foodstuffs, drinks, and chemicals. With so many different and appealing options—that are influenced by budget, personal preference, and kitchen [...]

2020-03-26T18:35:21-05:00November 14th, 2017|Contractor Blog|