Midwest Exteriors Plus Blog
In the roofing field, there are some things that can nearly always pinpoint a disreputable contractor. If your roofer’s guilty of any of the three offenses listed below, it’s best to keep looking, no matter how desperately you need your roof repaired or replaced. […]
A basic law of thermodynamics says heat travels from warm to cool regions and objects. Your cozy Twin Cities home interior is constantly radiating warm air — air you paid to heat — into your attic. Attic insulation prevents losing that expensively heated air. Finances, home comfort, environmental impact, and your home’s heating plant are all affected by attic insulation. […]
When problems develop with your roof, the expertise of the roofer you hire to repair or replace it can directly impact your family’s comfort, safety, and security. For peace of mind that your home and everything inside it stays fully protected from the elements, it’s important to know what qualities to look for to help you choose the best roofing contractor. […]
When your roof needs repairs or a replacement, your choice of contractor plays a key role in how well the roof performs to protect your family and home from the elements. The easiest way to ensure that you hire an experienced and trustworthy company is to look for a Platinum Preferred contractor in Minneapolis.
What is a Platinum Preferred Contractor?
The “Platinum Preferred” designation is awarded by industry-leading Owens Corning to roofing contractors with a proven track record of outstanding workmanship and top-notch customer service. Owens Corning has decades of experience manufacturing high-quality roofing materials, and the company knows that skilled installation is crucial for the longevity and performance of their products. […]
From the day they are installed, fiberglass-asphalt shingles slowly give up their volatile chemicals. Sunlight hastens the evaporation; cold weather makes the shingles brittle and prone to snap. You may think your Twin Cities roof is only shielding your family from the elements, but your Midwest roof is fighting for its life every day. […]
Energy efficient windows for Minneapolis and the surrounding Twin Cities area should hold in heat during the fierce winters. Here’s what you need to know coming into this winter season. […]
Choosing siding options for your Twin Cities home involves learning about the several different types of sidings available to enhance your home. New siding increases the value of a home. Selecting the right type of siding that will last for decades is important. […]
Winter is coming to Minnesota. It may be time for replacement windows for your Twin Cities home. You want your windows to be closed and airtight before snowstorms hit the area and bring sub-freezing temperatures. […]
Whether you are ready to replace your current roof or you are building a new home, Owens Corning shingle roofers are the go-to roofers for long-lasting quality roofing shingles. These shingles are the top choice for homeowners everywhere, because of the high quality, bold color choices, algae and wind resistance, and the Owens Corning warranty. […]
The harsh weather we experience over a long Minnesota winter can take a toll on your roof. Learning about some of the most common winter roof issues and how to deal with them can help you keep your home and family safe, dry, and secure. […]