Minnesota Exteriors Blog


So you need roof replacement … what are your options?

Especially in Minnesota, good roofing is a necessity. Roof replacement can help keep you warm and dry, as well as add a distinctive touch to your home.  But how do you know it’s really time for new roof installation? And which roofing option should you pick? Here is some information to help you decide. Reasons… Read More

Bay Windows: Adding a World of Benefits to Your Home

Bay Windows are one of the most striking window types available. The brainchild of a Victorian architect, their tasteful design is still a standard of elegance.  Bay windows tend to be more expensive than most other types of windows. But they make up for it with beauty that can make a regular home more distinctive…. Read More

What You Need to Know About Energy-Efficient Windows

Installing energy-efficient windows is a significant investment. But in the long term, it can pay for itself. It can also make your home more beautiful and comfortable. Here is what to keep in mind as you consider window replacement. Types of Energy-Efficient Windows There are certain window designs that are inherently more efficient than others…. Read More

5 Reasons to Buy Double Glazed Windows

Almost all homeowners have single glazed windows in their homes. But with single glazed windows, rooms tend to become hotter during summer months and cooler during winter. This is one reason to consider window replacement. If you want energy efficient windows, consider a double glazed option. Here’s why. 1. You Can Save Money on Energy… Read More

Top 5 Factors Affecting Window Replacement Cost

When it’s time to replace your windows, one of the first questions to pop into your mind is, “How much will window replacement cost?” It’s hard to know for sure until a professional gives an evaluation. But here are five factors that come into play. · Material One of the first choices you’ll make as… Read More

What to Know About Sashes and Frames

Are you considering window replacement? Find out what to look for and how windows are made. Window replacement should be a one-time investment, so quality materials are very important – especially in cold climates such as Minnesota. Here is some information to help you. Sashes and Frames The frame is the external area of the… Read More

Three Mistakes to Avoid When Replacing Windows

If you are considering energy efficient window replacement, take your time to make an informed decision. There are different types of glass coatings, window styles, frames, and other questions to consider. Here are three common mistakes to avoid – and some information to help you make a decision you can be happy about for years…. Read More

A Better Room: Picture Windows

Do you want to see spectacular views from inside your home? If so, you may want to consider window replacement. A picture window can be a great way to brighten up your home. You can bring outdoor beauty into your home by installing larger windows. You can enjoy more sunlight and an open atmosphere. Here… Read More

Four Signs You Need Replacement Windows

Installing replacement windows can reduce your energy bills and make your home more beautiful. But it’s also a significant investment. So how do you know it’s time to update your windows?  Here are four signs it’s time to make an upgrade. 1. Drafts Do you feel a cool breeze in your home, even when all… Read More