Fall Maintenance for Your Gutters

gutters and maintenance for fall

Reports are slowly trickling in from residents of the Twin Cities with northern cabins and vacation getaways: fall is just around the corner!  Although we would all like to enjoy these last warm days of summer, it is important to look forward to the next month to schedule out important home maintenance tasks.  Today, we would like to focus on the importance of maintaining the gutters on your home.   Continue reading “Fall Maintenance for Your Gutters”

Roof Inspections Help Identify Damage

roof repair in minneapolis, mn

In the Twin Cities metro area, there is a temperature fluctuation of over 100 degrees between July and January.  This thermal variation can really test the quality of the materials and workmanship on your roof. When heavy wind and rain is added to the mixture, each homeowner should take preventative measures to protect their homes from damage. Continue reading “Roof Inspections Help Identify Damage”

Choose Quality Shingles for Your Home

owens corning shingle roofing

There are many different manufacturers that promote “great roofing systems.” Professional roofers, through experience and extensive research, have been able to weed through the “cheap” shingles and find the best products. For a homeowner, though, these claims for greatness can be disappointing – and expensive. That’s why our team at Midwest Roofing, Siding & Windows has done extensive research on the durability and affordability of various shingles to be able to recommend a roofing system that you can trust. One of the manufacturers we love working with is Owens Corning™. Continue reading “Choose Quality Shingles for Your Home”

Deck Maintenance Tips for Summer

deck maintenance options

Decks take a beating throughout Minnesota’s seasons.  From the rainfall in the spring, to the sun beating down during the hot summers, and let’s not forget the heavy snowfall!  All of these conditions can play a factor in damaging your deck.  It is important to inspect the condition of your deck on a regular basis.  Whether it is wood, composite, PVC or aluminum, take the time to make sure your deck is secure and in good working condition.  Despite what we all want to believe, accidents can happen, so take a look at the deck maintenance tips below for some help on what to look for. Continue reading “Deck Maintenance Tips for Summer”