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Do You Know When to Replace Your Windows?

As a homeowner in the Maple Grove area, you may be wondering whether or not you should replace your old windows. New windows give your home an updated look and save you money on your energy bills because they do a better job at keeping the cold out. While replacing your old windows offers benefits, is it worth the investment? Here are a few ways to tell: Continue reading “Do You Know When to Replace Your Windows?”

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”