Tips from a Bloomington Roofing Contractor

Roofing Replacement BloomingtonBloomington, MN is known for its share of bad weather. All throughout the year, our homes endure a plethora of rain, hail, wind, snow, and ice. Fortunately, if your roof was installed by an experienced Bloomington roofing contractor, chances are it held up pretty well! Unfortunately, the “out of sight, out of mind” saying is never the case for homeowners in Bloomington, MN. Read Full Post

Attic Insulation Recommendations

Roof Repair Specialist MNWhen you have ineffective or improper levels of insulation in your home, it’s inevitable that you’ll have higher heating and cooling bills than you’d expect or like. If your home does not hold cold air or warmth the way it should, you can’t hope to save money on heating and cooling, but with proper insulation, you can be sure that your home is always the right temperature with very little work or money. Tollefson Bros. Exteriors, Inc. is here to help you make this a reality by helping you understand proper attic insulation and make sure that you have all of the information you need to make informed attic insulation installation decisions. Because of the variable Minnesota weather, we have attic insulation recommendations that we make for all Minnesota homeowners, and when we provide attic insulation installation services in Bloomington, Edina, Richfield, and Eden Prairie, Minnesota, we always give homeowners the same advice; get the best insulation you can with the right insulation R-value for a Minnesota home, and you’ll save the most money possible. Read Full Post

Roofing Contractor Richfield MN

In Minnesota our extreme weather can turn into an extreme need for repair and fast. If you are a homeowner, you understand the importance of a sound roof and know that any damages can’t be left hanging over your head.  It is important to take a walk around of your property after a heavy storm […]

Insulation Twin City MN

Because the temperatures have stayed so cold this winter, those cold spots and drafty areas throughout your home are becoming more and more noticeable. There are numerous signs a homeowner can point out that may indicate the home needs more insulation. Below are some major signs your home may need more insulation:

10 Ideas That Will Save You Money This Winter

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Weatherproofing and preparation for a Minnesota winter is important whether you live in a luxury home or a mobile home. These 10 home winterizing tips should be done around the end of October or beginning of November. The most important thing is that you get your home weatherproof before cold Minnesota winter weather moves in. […]

Front Porch Decorating Ideas For Fall

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Here in Minnesota, the leaves have begun to turn and the temperature has begun to drop; we’re craving comfort food like stew and chili; and we’re getting ready to switch out the marigolds for mums and the pansies for pumpkins! To get your creative juices flowing, check out these beautiful – and simple – front […]

5 Signs Your Roof Might Need Repair

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Replacing a roof is a costly venture few homeowners look forward to. While there’s little homeowners can do to reduce the cost of a roof replacement, there are warning signs homeowners can look for that might indicate a roof replacement is on the horizon or signs that repairs taken now may put off a new […]

Does Your Home Contain Lead? – Tollefson Bros Exteriors Bloomington, Minnesota

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Do you know if your home contains lead? Did you know that on average about 75% of homes built before 1978 contain some lead-based paint. The older the home, the more likely it is to contain lead-based paint. You should assume that any home built before 1978 contains some lead. Lead paint poisoning affects over […]

Home Improvement Scams – What to Look Out For

The sad fact of life is that for every hundred reputable remodeling contractors who will carry out your construction project to your exact specifications, on time, and at a reasonable price, there are a few rogue cowboys out there whose only objective is to steal your money as quickly as possible with no regard for […]