Why You Need to Have a Certified Window Installer

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. Continue reading “Why You Need to Have a Certified Window Installer”

Best Ways to Finance a New Roof

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. Continue reading “Best Ways to Finance a New Roof”

What You Need to Know about Energy Efficient Windows

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. Continue reading “What You Need to Know about Energy Efficient Windows”

Home Siding and Trim that Resist Pest Damage

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. Continue reading “Home Siding and Trim that Resist Pest Damage”

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 Roofing, Siding & Windows, 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. Continue reading “How to Choose the Best Siding for a Minnesota Home”