• 7 Signs You Need to Replace Your Home’s Siding

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    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.

  • Did Damaging Storms Pummel Your Home?

    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.

  • Extraordinary exteriors

    After 26 years on Lake Minnetonka’s Phelps Bay, Steve and Pam Anderson decided their home was more than ready for an exterior remodel.

    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.

  • From Drab to Dramatic

    New windows and siding give this 1940s home striking presence

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

  • How To Clean Your Siding: Wood, Vinyl, Fiber Cement

    Dirt, debris, mold, and grime can build up on your siding. This results in your home looking a bit weathered from the weather. Cleaning your siding every spring will keep your home looking fresh.

  • Meet Brian Prochaska

    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.

  • The Most Common Vinyl Siding Problems

    Siding does more for your house than curb appeal, it protects your home from the elements. Vinyl siding has had a bad reputation in the past, but its quality has improved throughout the years. Today’s vinyl siding is fade resistant, insect proof, and extremely durable.

  • Tudor Revival

    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.