Winter can be brutal in Minnesota, so it’s vital to take steps now to get your home prepared. You can tackle the following tasks yourself, or contact reputable home improvement contractors here in the Twin Cities: Continue reading “Best Ways to Get Your Home Ready for Winter”
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”
If you’ve been on the fence about making improvements to your home, now is the ideal time to get key projects underway to take full advantage of the warmer outdoor temperatures. Here are three smart improvements that can make your home more livable, improve its energy efficiency and boost its value over the long term. Continue reading “3 Smart Home Improvements to Make NOW”
When it comes to home improvements, you probably have a list of projects you’d like to tackle, such as updating the siding or windows, or remodeling the kitchen. A new roof may not even be on your list, but if yours is aging or in poor condition, replacing it should be a priority and here’s why:
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The business world well knows the value of a high return on investment (ROI). Most Twin Cities residents do not think of their house in such stark terms. Yet your investment in your home’s roof represents a major commitment. Getting the greatest ROI out of it could mean money in your pocket.
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As the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources puts it, our state is at a “climate crossroads.” Says the DNR, “drought and flood are as much a part of the state’s climate as “normal” weather.” Surviving a Minnesota winter yields the special prize of a Minnesota summer, with its brief warm (and often soggy) days. Getting ready for the next winter is a vital part of every Minnesotan’s summer plans. Be sure to pay attention to your home’s roof, so you can weather another winter just ahead.
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Unless your roof is made of diamonds, it’s probably not going to last forever. However, you can significantly extend the service life of your roof by making a simple roof inspection checklist, and sticking to it. Here are some tips from your professional roofers in the Twin Cities area. Continue reading “How to Create a Simple Checklist to Make Your Roof Last Forever”
If you’re planning to replace the roof on your Twin Cities home, you’re likely considering different shingle types, looking for just the right color and comparing costs. Another key factor that deserves top priority in your decision making is whether to invest in a roof warranty. Continue reading “Invest in a Roof Warranty — Why You’ll Never Regret It”
Exterior remodeling can help improve the appearance and value of your home. At the beginning of any Minneapolis remodeling project, you’ll likely find that you’re facing lots of choices, especially when it comes to cost, style and how much remodeling you want to do. Whether you’re planning on a light touch up to improve curb appeal prior to selling your home, or just want to keep it looking great for years to come, there are a few things you need to keep in mind. Continue reading “Choose the Best Remodeling Options for Your Home”
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. Continue reading “Homeowners Beware If Your Roofer Does These 3 Things”