Category: Home Improvement

The Homeowner’s Complete Fall Maintenance Checklist

Completing the fall checklist is an essential part of being a homeowner. In order to keep your property in good shape, there are a few chores that need to be done before the colder months arrive. Learn which tasks are a must on your home maintenance checklist and why with our guide for homeowners. Fall… Read More

Seven smart resolutions for your home exterior

As the end of 2017 draws near, you may be thinking of New Year’s resolutions. As you plan what you’d like to achieve in 2018, remember to think about your home exterior. What maintenance or projects would you like to complete in the new year? Here are seven smart goals for your home. 1. Make… Read More

What to Look For in Siding, Roofing, and Window Showrooms

When you’re shopping for home exterior products, the right showroom can make a huge difference. A spacious, well-stocked place to view products can help you understand your options. It can help you feel more comfortable. It can help you choose products you’ll be happy with. Here are four qualities to look for in a siding,… Read More

Ready to Save Money? Get a Home Energy Audit

Would you like to save money on your energy costs? According to Energy.gov1, you could reduce your energy bill by 5 to 30 percent if you follow the recommendations of a home energy audit. Think how much those savings could add up, year after year. Getting a home energy audit could end up saving you… Read More

How to Keep Gutters Working Effectively

Gutters may not be the first thing to jump out at you when you’re looking at your home. Yet gutters play a very important role in keeping your Minnesota home in good condition. If gutters aren’t functioning well, ice dams can form on your roof’s outskirts and water can end up under your shingles. (Not… Read More

Two vital elements for any roofing, siding or windows project

Whether you’re replacing your roof, installing siding or buying windows, you need two things: quality products and skilled installation. But what can you do to find well-built products that suit your needs? And how can you feel confident that these products will be installed properly? Here are some tips to help make your home exterior… Read More

Finding a home exterior company you can trust

Trust is important in any business dealing, but it’s especially important when you choose a home exterior company. The quality of home exterior contractors’ work can affect your family’s comfort and your home’s energy efficiency. And, home improvement projects are a substantial financial investment. You need to be able to trust that a company will… Read More

A wise question to ask your home exterior company

All home exterior companies are not the same. And whether you’re replacing your roof, getting new siding, or installing windows, your home improvement projects are sizable investments. It’s smart to do some background research before choosing a company to work on your home. Consider looking up contractors on the Better Business Bureau website. Ask contractors… Read More