Category: Commercial

Spring is always a busy time, with several commercial projects underway.

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Category: Windows

New windows and siding give this 1940s home striking presence

Graphic designer Karen Laukkonen was more than ready to rejuvenate her home’s exterior. 

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Category: Gutters

Got good gutters? Gutters definitely don’t get the props they deserve and they do so much to maintain the look, structure and function of your home.

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Category: Blog

The sun is shining, the birds are chirping, the trees are budding and your home’s exterior is screaming for a little tender loving care.

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Category: Roofing

Your roof plays a big role in maintaining the overall integrity of your home, keeping you protected from the elements and helping control your heating and cooling costs. But, like everything else in the world, a roof doesn’t last forever.

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Category: Siding

Your home’s siding is incredibly important to the overall integrity of your home. Not only does it protect you from the elements, it also keeps pests out, keeps heating and cooling in, and adds curb appeal.

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Category: Roofing

Your roof is more than just something over your head. It’s a key part of your home. A problem with your roof can directly affect your ceilings, walls, floors, and pocketbook.

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Category: Ice Dam Removal

Minnesotans in the Twin Cities metro area have had it fairly easy this winter when it comes to snowfall and cold temperatures. Compared to the 2013-2014 season of record-low temperatures and messy storms, this winter season seems to be going by at an impressively fast rate!

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Category: Ice Dam Removal

It can be tempting to remove ice dams yourself. You’re probably thinking: “It’s no big deal. As long as I don’t fall off the roof, I can take this ice out chip by chip.”

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Category: Ice Dam Removal

Ice dams are no fun for homeowners to deal with, and one thing is certain: ice + roof + you = not a good mix.

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Category: Ice Dam Removal

Ice dams are common for homeowners during Minnesota winters. They need to be taken care of before they cause damage to you or your home.

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Category: Ice Dam Removal

Ice dams are certainly not a fun winter project that a homeowner wants to tackle. They can damage your home inside and out and leave you with expensive fixes.

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Category: Roofing

Minnesota’s sub-zero winter temperatures are rough on you, your car and your home—and your home’s roof.

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Category: Ice Dam Removal

It’s not really winter in Minnesota until we get our first call for an ice dam removal.

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Category: Roofing

Highmark was recently named a Master Elite contractor by GAF, America’s largest manufacturer of residential roofing materials.

Only 3% of roofing contractors can claim this certification, and we’re proud to be one of them!

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Category: Siding

The Tudor is a classic home style that is enjoying a renaissance, so it’s only fitting that we worked with Renaissance Builders to bring this stunning new 4,000 sf., five-bedroom Hopkins residence to life. Located on Interlachen Rd., the structure was designed by architect Ben Nelson and Renaissance Builders, who wanted the home to fit seamlessly into this older, established neighborhood.

They chose Highmark to create the home’s richly detailed exterior, both for our expertise and the ease of using one contractor for both roofing and siding.

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Category: Roofing

Now that September is here, take a few minutes to check over your home’s exterior. It’s a good idea to take care of needed repairs before snow and ice create added stress for roofing and siding.

Remember, a little maintenance now can prevent more expensive repairs down the road.

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Category: Highmark News

Highmark Exteriors Office Manager Becca Schroder and husband Colton Borowicz love spending time on the North Shore—so when they got engaged last year, these former high school sweethearts knew that’s where they wanted to tie the knot before family and friends.

Becca, Colton and Golden Retriever Bartleby make their home in Savage, Minnesota.

Category: Windows

When winter rolls around, warm and toasty beats cold and drafty. Poorly insulated windows and doors can also cause significant heat loss and higher energy bills.

Here are a few tips for detecting and stopping drafts at their source.

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Category: Storm Damage Repair

The severe storms that swept through the south metro on August 6, 2013 weren’t your garden variety thunderstorms.

In fact, they wreaked havoc on gardens, not to mention trees, cars, and homes, dropping golf-ball and larger-size hail from Chanhassen and Edina eastward to Bloomington and Eagan.

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