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Replacing Windows Saves Money

The walls and the attic are well insulated, but what condition are the windows in? If your windows are drafty, that insulation in your attic and walls is unable to totally do its job. Yes, you want your windows to look great, but you also need them to function well. You may even want to […]

Professional Deck Building is Cost-Effective and Fast

A deck can make for a beautiful addition to a home. It adds aesthetic appeal and it adds value. But while this is a process that seems rather simple, it is one that does require a plan and it is one that is methodical. When you hire a professional deck builder to build your deck […]

Seamless Gutter Systems Can Prevent Accidents

Would you believe that gutter systems tend to lead people to some rather nasty ladder falls? Well, if you have ever climbed a ladder to deal with your gutter system or you know someone who has, then you believe this. In fact, the U.S. Government Product Safety Commission says that ladder falls account for 59% […]

Replacing Older Windows Shows Better ROI and Energy Savings

Residential buildings and homes account for nearly 20% of the carbon dioxide emissions and energy use in the United States. The most common inefficiency contributing to this number is the old window. These windows have inferior curtains, poor seals, and a number of other issues that can make an old window a person’s personal energy […]

Old Homes Slipping Into History

A few years ago, the oldest house on the market in Minnesota was nearly demolished. This house has been on the National Historical Registry since 1979. Unfortunately, there are many homes in the same boat as this one and they are not seeing the hope that this one house has seen. Built in 1852 in […]

Ice Dam Solutions Promoted by Commerce Department at State Fair

For the first time, the Minnesota Department of Commerce created a very unique energy efficiency exhibit at the Minnesota State Fair. This exhibit was the size of your average home and gave fairgoers the opportunity to take a look at what energy efficiency is like. Also emphasized within the exhibit were solutions to the nagging […]

Department of Commerce Urging Northlanders to Beware of Fake Contractors

Following the floods that occurred in June, the Minnesota Department of Commerce is warning those in Northern Minnesota about the dangers of working with contractors during the recovery. Officials with the department state that any time a natural disaster occurs, there are contractors that chase the storms so they can take advantage of individuals in […]

Roofing Contractor Charged with Fraud

It’s that time of year when homeowners and businesses have to take caution when hiring contractors to do anything to their property. Unfortunately, there are many out there that claim to be legitimate contractors for those hiring them to then find out something different after the fact. In Southwest Idaho, a roofing contractor has been […]

Spring Park Hail Damage Roofing Contractors

If it’s time to replace your roof and you want something different, we can help you. We offer different styles and colors of roofing that will suit your unique taste. It is very important for your roofing to match the style of your home. By giving your home the look it deserves, it is going […]

Wayzata, MN Hail Damage Roofing Contractors

Your roof is the first line of defense for your home. It is what takes the brunt of the weather first and the most, which is understandable considering it is the top of your home. It is constructed in a way that moisture is directed into the gutter system to then be directed away from […]

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