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How to Change Your Thinking about Home Improvements

Many Twin Cities homeowners live for years in a get-by, make-do home, and suddenly decide to tackle home improvements to boost home value for resale. Then the new buyers enjoy all the benefits, while the previous homeowners simply move on without ever luxuriating in an upgraded kitchen, fresh siding or other home improvements. At Midwest Exteriors Plus, we hope we can improve your thinking about home improvements. […]

October 16th, 2017|

Blend Different Siding Selections

Horizontal or vertical siding, staggered or straight shingles—having trouble choosing one home siding option? Lucky for you, you don’t have to. Turns out, mixing it up is all the rage. Homeowners blend siding styles to their home’s façade to add interest. […]

October 9th, 2017|

Why You Need to Have a Certified Window Installer

 

Which will give less trouble, an extremely expensive new window installed by an untrained carpenter, or a moderately priced window installed by a certified window installer? The lower-priced window, in the hands of the right technician, will provide much more satisfactory service than even the most expensive custom-made window in the hands of an inexperienced installer. […]

September 25th, 2017|

Best Ways to Finance a New Roof

The experts at Home Advisor advise us that a new fiberglass-asphalt shingle roof in the Twin Cities area costs around $7,761, with a range of prices from a low $5,458 to a whopping $10,135. Financing a new roof is a major headache for some Minnesota homeowners. Yet such a worthwhile investment should not be put off; rather, great ways to finance your new roof have to be found. […]

September 21st, 2017|

What You Need to Know about Energy Efficient Windows

 

People are essentially the opposite of windows. People, we all say, are basically the same on the inside, despite superficial differences of being tall or short, fat or thin, pink or brown. Windows, on the other hand, are often the same in appearance on the outside, but inside lies a vast world of differences. Energy-efficient windows often look no different than the cheapest replacement windows you could buy at a big-box home improvement store. […]

September 18th, 2017|

Home Siding and Trim that Resist Pest Damage

 

Wildlife, hiking, the great outdoors—nature is important to us, Midwesterners, but there are a few local pests and critters we want to keep away from our home’s exterior (think mice, carpenter ants, and termites, to name a few). Siding your home with James Hardie® siding and trim means that your home’s cladding will help protect against these buggers. […]

September 14th, 2017|

How to Choose the Best Siding for a Minnesota Home

What is the best siding for Minnesota home buyers or homeowners? That depends, since the best siding for a Minnesota home relates directly to what is most important to you, the Minnesota homeowner. Perhaps you are raising a young family and need siding that saves you headaches and heartaches about cracks or hits. Perhaps you are on a tight budget and need to save money on energy. With Midwest Exteriors Plus, you have a home siding partner on your side; we offer many brands, each with great benefits. Please consider these ideas in seeking the best siding for your Minnesota home. […]

September 14th, 2017|

How to Choose the Best Gutters for Your Home

Well-functioning gutters are essential; they capture rain and melting snow that runs off the roof and redirect it a safe distance away from your home’s perimeter. If it’s time to replace your gutter system, you need to choose one that’s durably-built and have it properly installed to provide peace of mind that your home and property is protected against: […]

August 28th, 2017|

Save Time on Home Maintenance with These Tips

Keeping your home in the best possible condition not only enhances your pride of ownership, it’s important because this valuable asset requires regular maintenance to preserve its value. If all those maintenance chores on your list are starting to get overwhelming, it’s worth talking to trustworthy home improvement contractors in the Twin Cities about different options to save you valuable time, like: […]

August 21st, 2017|

How to Pick the Best Windows for Your Commercial Building

 

Replacing the windows in your commercial property is a costly capital investment, but new windows can increase the building’s value, improve its overall energy efficiency and enhance its appearance. If you pick windows built by a well-known manufacturer like Anderson, Pella, Alside or Marvin, you’ll know you’re getting a quality product and worry-free access to service and parts. To help you choose the best windows for your building, you should also consider: […]

August 14th, 2017|
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