How to Maintain Curb Appeal Throughout the Year

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Maintaining curb appeal throughout the year ensures that your home will look welcoming to buyers, regardless of the current season. Here are a few basic tips to help homeowners in the Twin Cities to keep their homes in top condition – especially if you’re getting ready to sell. Continue reading “How to Maintain Curb Appeal Throughout the Year”

6 Fall Projects for Your Home

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As summer ends, we feel ever more compelled to enjoy the warm weather that we have left. This also includes taking care of any exterior repair projects around the house. The mild weather is perfect for handling both interior and exterior projects that may prove problematic in winter. Here are a few tasks to take on during fall: Continue reading “6 Fall Projects for Your Home”

6 Ways to Improve Your Lawn

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There are many ways that you can improve the appearance of your home. From roof repair to interior painting, facelifting options are many and varied.  One factor that is very easy to work with is the lawn. Like roof repair and a paint job, a good-looking lawn can make your yard more enjoyable while also raising the value of your property. Continue reading “6 Ways to Improve Your Lawn”

Tips for Back to School Home Improvement Projects

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As the dog days of summer come to a close, parents with school-aged children are experiencing once again the rush of buying supplies, getting schedules in order, or finding a new route as an eldest child promotes up to a new high school or middle school. Starting a home improvement project that finishes before school starts could also lead to a fresh outlook for your family, especially in an older home, so keep in mind the benefits of togetherness and quality time, not only the cost of taking on a new project. Continue reading “Tips for Back to School Home Improvement Projects”

Roof Inspections Help Identify Damage

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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

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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”

Choose the Roof That Is Best for Your Home

When you begin considering a roof replacement for your home, the very first question that pops up is: what type of roofing material should be installed? This is more than mere preference; all roofing materials are not created equal, either in terms of cost or in their ability to protect the household underneath. Here is some information to help you make up your mind about the best fit for your particular situation.

Asphalt Shingle Types

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