Winter Home Improvement

The extreme winter weather experienced by Minnesotans has a tendency to highlight problem areas in your home. During the balmy summer months, drafty windows or poorly insulated attics may seem like little more than a nuisance. However, when the temperature drops below zero and the winter winds begin to blow, drafty windows and poor insulation take on a much greater significance. Now is the time when many of our neighbors begin to think about home improvement in Eden Prairie. Continue reading “Winter Home Improvement”

Why We Love Windows (And You Should Too!)

Our team at Midwest Roofing, Siding & Windows is well-placed to tell you why we think windows are one of the most delightful features of any home or building. We have been in this business for over 40 years and know the ins and outs of windows. So we firmly believe that no other wall accessory – interior or exterior – can transform your home like a window. Continue reading “Why We Love Windows (And You Should Too!)”

The Worst Advice We’ve Ever Heard About Insulation

attic insulation worst adviceMost homeowners in the Maple Grove area are actively searching for a means to reduce their utility bills.  Since adding attic insulation is a great way to accomplish this task throughout the year, its a preferred choice for anyone seeking a quick return on their home improvement investment. In some cases, however, do-it-yourself minded homeowners have been known to make some pretty serious (and costly!) mistakes, perhaps after receiving bad advice from a well meaning friend or neighbor.  Continue reading “The Worst Advice We’ve Ever Heard About Insulation”

5 Great Questions to Ask Your Roofing Contractor

When homeowners reach out to a trusted Maple Grove contractor, they often have a “million” questions on their mind.  To help you focus on the most important, our professionals at Midwest Roofing, Siding & Windows have compiled 5 of the best questions to ask your roofing contractor: Continue reading “5 Great Questions to Ask Your Roofing Contractor”

Top 8 Reasons People Spend More for a Roof Replacement

A roof replacement is a big investment in your home.  Although many homeowners would prefer to patch and re-patch their roofs or wish they could do the work themselves, pinching pennies is not often a great approach to exterior home improvement projects.  When considering which contractor to hire for your Maple Grove home, keep in mind that you are entrusting the professional with a project that will protect your home, possessions and family.  Over the years, we’ve thought of some great reasons people choose to pay more for their roof replacement.  Continue reading “Top 8 Reasons People Spend More for a Roof Replacement”

Minnesota Roofer Terminology 101

If you are shopping for a new roof, it helps to learn a little bit of roof terminology. With some common terms you can have a more informed conversation with your roofing contractor.  At Midwest Roofing, Siding & Windows, we are always glad to help our clients know more about their roofs – it makes our job easier!   Continue reading “Minnesota Roofer Terminology 101”

6 Budgeting Tips for Your Roof Repair

At Midwest Roofing, Siding & Windows, we are passionate about serving the Minneapolis homeowners with their roofing needs. Whether it is a big replacement job or a small roof repair, we are ready and able to help you! Residents of Minneapolis know and trust our team of experts for all of their roofing needs. To help you better plan and prepare for the cost of roof repair or another home improvement project, here are six tips to help you budget: Continue reading “6 Budgeting Tips for Your Roof Repair”