Window and Door Replacement Ham Lake MN

Window ReplacementReplacing your old windows and doors throughout your Ham Lake, MN home can be a sizeable investment. In fact, the cost to Install Replacement Windows averages anywhere from $348.04 to $469.03 per window in 2014. However, doing so can save you thousands of dollars in the future and virtually pay for themselves. Continue reading

Door Replacement Minneapolis MN

There are many reasons why it is important to replace your exterior doors. If your doors are in poor condition and hanging on by a thread, they can contribute to high amounts of air leakage leading to energy loss. Doors need to work properly for heating bills to be low. Continue reading

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Home Repair and Energy Efficiency

Chances are you’ve heard quite a bit about methods for making your home green. It’s a pretty hot topic these days. Maybe you just don’t have time to replace all your incandescent light bulbs with energy efficient compact fluorescents. Or perhaps you’re not sold that buying new light bulbs will save you money. Continue reading

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Keep Your Heat Inside This Winter With Weather Stripping, Caulking and Insulation

We can’t deny it anymore – another Minnesota winter is here. Are you ready for the season? For a cost and time efficient way to stay warm and reduce your heating bill this winter,  weatherizing your home is something that Minnesota homeowners can benefit from. By focusing on upgrading and maintaining items that keep the cold air out and make your heating more efficient, the following tips are able to both decrease cold weather utility bills and make your home a cozier, more comfortable place to be in! Continue reading

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Caulking, Weather Stripping, and Insulating For Energy Savings

The most common question homeowners may ask regarding weatherization is this: “What exactly is weatherization?”  Weatherization refers to many elements of your home. Any area which can be infiltrated by heat or cold, or can allow precious heating and cooling dollars to escape are affected by your home’s weatherization. Continue reading

Windows and Doors Weather Stripping MN | MN Handyman

Window/Door Weather Stripping Installation MN | MN Handyman

Sealing Leaks

Many air leaks and drafts are easy to find because they are easy to feel — like those around windows and doors. But holes hidden in attics, basements, and crawlspaces are usually bigger problems. Sealing these leaks with caulk, spray foam, or weather stripping will have a great impact on improving your comfort and reducing utility bills. Continue reading

Caulking, Insulation and Weather Stripping | Handyman MN

Caulking, Insulation and Weather Stripping  | Handyman MN

But besides being ideal for storage, attics represent a great opportunity to save money.  How?  The largest source of potential heat loss in a home is through the top. Attic insulation traps the heat inside to keep the house warm. Continue reading

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Handyman Services MN | Insulating and Weather-stripping

Are you looking for a way to reduce your utility bills? A Minnesota Handyman can help you evaluate your home and suggest ways to keep your heating and cooling bills low. Installing insulation in your attic may be one of the keys to increasing your home’s efficiency. Continue reading

Interior and Exterior Handyman Home Repairs Minneapolis St Paul MN

Handyman Home Repairs For People Who Want To Sell Their Homes NOW!

Unfortunately, very few homes are already picture perfect when the owners make the decision to sell. Most require anywhere from minor repairs to major renovations. How little or how much work you wish to put into your house is entirely up to you. However, remember the more attractive your home, the more appealing it will be to prospective buyers. And the more appealing … the faster the sale (and the higher the offer!!). Continue reading

Door and Window Replacement or Repair of Minneapolis MN

Minneapolis MN Door and Window Replacement or Repair

Save on energy bills and let the light in—repair or replace your windows with new energy efficient ones.

Deadline For Tax Credits For Energy-Saving Upgrades Is Dec. 31

Home Energy Efficiency Tax Credits For 2011 Ending Soon. Time is running out for homeowners to make energy-efficient improvements that qualify for a 2011 tax credit. The credits of up to $500 are set to expire at the end of the year and it’s uncertain if Congress will renew them for 2012. Continue reading