Planning for the unexpected can be difficult when it comes to making repairs around your Eden Prairie home. If your roof is damaged in a storm or is worn out and in need of replacement because of advanced age, you may be looking at a total roof replacement. You might be worried about roof financing if you have not put enough money aside in an emergency fund. Roof replacement cannot be put off without risking further damage to your home, even if you do not have the cash on hand. Continue reading “Financing Options for Your Roof Replacement”
With its hot summers and cold winters, Minnesota is all about extremes. It’s an upper Midwest state, which means it has some of the widest variety of weather conditions in the U.S. In Minnesota, each season has distinct qualities, like below-freezing temperatures, record-high heat waves and even tornadoes. Continue reading “Home Siding Ready for Every Midwest Season”
Weather related emergencies do happen, even in Eden Prairie. Unfortunately, the weather can sometimes be hard to predict, which often leads to anything from mild to serious property damage. More often than not, this requires emergency repair. For example, any damage done to the roof of your Eden Prairie home will require emergency repair of some sort. Leaving any damage alone could cause it to worsen and potentially lead to other issues, such as leaks and mold, to name a few. Continue reading “5 Must-Haves for Home Emergencies”
Once you’ve made the decision to install a shingle roof on your Minnesota home, the next step is to choose the shingle color. There are shingle roof colors to complement any style of home and any type of construction material. Here are a few popular options to help you decide which color will work best based on your preferences. Continue reading “Shingle Roof Color Ideas”
Roof, Wall, and Attic Insulation
You have probably heard that installing insulation into your home is an excellent way to reduce your energy bill. But how much will this actually save? According to the Department of Energy (DOE), an average of 44% of all of your energy usage comes from your Maple Grove home’s heating and cooling system. With this draw, knowing if this power and energy is being utilized properly is an important factor to be aware of. To help homeowners in the Twin Cities area gain a better understanding of the importance of insulation, we are going to take a look at some statistics that illustrate how door, wall, and attic insulation will impact your home.
Continue reading “Statistics Show Attic Insulation Makes A Difference”
As another Minnesota winter arrives, you will want to make sure that your home is able to withstand the snow and low temperatures.
Handling the maintenance steps below can prevent the need for expensive roof repair and other fixes during the winter months. Exterior repairs in the depths of winter can be stressful as weather and cold temperatures sweep through Minnesota. Continue reading “How to Keep Your Home Safe During A Minnesota Winter”
Winter has fully arrived – and now is the perfect time to settle down to the work of the year ahead.
Preparing for spring and summer home improvement projects while the weather outside is frightful actually makes a lot of sense.
You have plenty of indoor time to decide what must change, and you can begin budgeting and designing for the most desirable projects. Continue reading “2016 Home Design Trends to Watch For”
All roof types require consistent repairs and maintenance in order to stay in top condition. If you have a roof with many years left in its lifespan that is looking a little worse for wear, investing in shingle roof repair may be a wise decision. Here are some of the basic steps that are covered in any shingle roof repair: Continue reading “5 Steps to a Shingle Roof Repair”
The decor that is in, or around our home can obviously affect the ambiance. As going into nature can positively affect your levels of happiness too! By including earthy hues on your walls, wood shingles, stone and plants in your living rooms, you can bring these good feelings of nature right to you. Continue reading “5 Elements of Nature to Incorporate in Your Home”
Setting the stage for a beautiful holiday gathering, from the smallest details to larger projects, is part of the season. It’s about making sure your holiday home is warm, welcoming and looking its best. Here are some ideas for creating your own stunning holiday tablescapes. Continue reading “4 Easy Tablescapes for Your Holiday Home”