Types of Windows: Which is Best for Your Home?

When it comes to home improvement, window & door installation are among the most important features to consider. If you are a homeowner in the Maple Grove area who is looking to have new windows installed in your house, consider working with Midwest Roofing, Siding & Windows for this important project.

There are various designs of windows that are appropriate for different uses and appearances. Fortunately, in the window & door installation industry, there are energy efficient options to suit your style and practical requirements. Continue reading “Types of Windows: Which is Best for Your Home?”

What to Do If Your Home Needs Insulation AFTER It is Built

Many homeowners are under the impressions that adding insulation is an impossibility after a house has been built.  Fortunately, we are here to let you know that this simply isn’t true! Regardless of the age of your home, insulation can be easily and effectively added to your home. When working with insulation installation at Midwest Roofing, Siding & Windows, we take extra steps to ensure that everything is installed properly and up to code. Our technicians are among the best in the business! Continue reading “What to Do If Your Home Needs Insulation AFTER It is Built”

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”

Winter Weather Advisory: Check Your Windows!

Snowflake-icon (1)Replacement Windows in Winter?

Many homeowners in Eden Prairie and the Twin Cities area believe that late spring or summer are the best times of year to for repair or replacement of their windows … before the cold temperatures and winds of winter arrive. Although there are several benefits to completing maintenance projects in the warmth of summer, window replacement in winter is not difficult. In fact, you can have greater success with finding evidence of window inefficiency during winter because of the extreme temperature differences and the effect it has on your indoor comfort.

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