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.
Every year, ice dams—a build-up of ice over the eaves of a roof—are a familiar sight in from December through March, but it doesn’t have to be that way. A little prevention now can help homeowners avoid big problems later.
Not only was the 1980’s Tudor-style façade looking dated and worse for wear, but water damage from leaky windows was starting to threaten the underlayment.
A pro with over 20 years of experience, Brian joined the Highmark Exteriors team this past spring. He loves the variety that comes with life in the construction trades and tells us he still gets a charge out of seeing the final result of every job.
In his spare time Brian enjoys spending time with wife Roxie and watching their kids play hockey.
A roof is one of the most important elements of a home, protecting it from the elements and helping to keep you and your family comfortable through extremes of heat and cold.
So what separates a top-notch roof from a questionable one?
The new Patriot shingle by CertainTeed® is an asphalt shingle that offers a rich aestheticappeal with high performance capabilities at an exceptional price point. If you’re thinking about replacing your roof, ask to see a sample of this great new product.
Highmark is a CertainTeed ShingleMaster Installer.
Siding replacement has the highest payback rate of any home improvement in 2014, recouping 78%-87% of its cost, on average.
Source: Remodeling Magazine, 2014
Take care of old storm damage repairs before summer gets rolling. Whether it was an overload of storm-chasing contractors or the busy back-to-school timeframe, many homeowners put off repairing damages from last August’s mega-storm.
Whatever the reason, if your home took a hit from wind, rain or hail last summer or fall, now is the time to call and get on our schedule.
We’ll be happy to come out, take a look, and provide a free estimate. Call 952-641-6086 today or fill out an online contact form.