Window Replacement – An Energy-Efficient Way to Beautify Your Home

New windows. Who doesn’t want them? Simply put, replacing your windows means improving: The energy efficiency of your home Your heating & cooling bills Your home’s curb appeal The enjoyment of your home But new windows are an investment. Are these positive improvements really worth the time and money? Let’s take a look at these one by one. Boosting Energy Efficiency This is probably the most amazing thing about new…

Top 3 Tips for an Amazing Bathroom Remodel | St. Paul Bathroom Remodeler

Remodeling your bathroom is a big deal! Not only are you excited about the new spa-inspired room ready to join your home, you want to enjoy the remodeling process as well. While there are a lot of pieces to the bathroom remodel puzzle, here are our top 3 tips for creating a successful bathroom remodeling experience: 1. Make a plan. Know your budget, gather photos of what you want, and work…

Improve Your Home’s Organization and Flow | Planning Your 2014 Remodel

Winter is a great time to evaluate the way your home works for you. You’ve just completed a round of holiday gatherings, so the pros and cons of your home are fresh in your memory! Plus, the frigid weather has you cozied up inside with all that’s good and not-so-good about your home. But where do you begin? Take a look at our tips for thinking through ways to improve…

Creative & Unique Touches for Your New Kitchen Remodel | Kitchen Remodeling St Paul MN

Remodeling your kitchen?  Let the excitement begin!  Along with the thrill of newness however, can come the pressure of planning, organizing, and waiting it out — but don’t let the work outweigh the anticipation.  One way to keep the thrill fresh as your kitchen-to-be takes shape is to have a specific, unique aspect of your newly remodeled kitchen to look forward to!  After all, if you’re going to invest the…

Remodeling Value: Is it Worth the Money to Remodel my Home?

If you’re thinking about remodeling, you’re likely considering what kind of investment it will mean — and whether that investment will pay off if you sell your home.  Whether you’re considering a bathroom remodel, kitchen remodel, basement remodel, or whole house remodel, we’ve got some answers you might like! The good news is, statistics for 2013 show that this year is expected to bring better return on your remodeling investment…

Creating an Amazing Entryway or Mudroom

Your entryway is the first thing that welcomes you into your home.  And no doubt it’s a necessary, well-used space.  Why not make it as cozy and practical as the rest of your house?  Whether your entry is a separate mudroom space, or simply a section of your living room or kitchen, here are some great tips to take it up a notch: Reserved Seating: Include one piece of furniture…

Make the Most of Outdoor Living in Minnesota – Enhancing Your Yard & Home

Before we know it, summer will hit the Twin Cities and we’ll be spending as much time as possible outdoors.  Now is the time to prepare your yard and home so you can enjoy the warm weather when it arrives rather than using those beautiful days to tackle projects!  Here are 5 great ideas to getting the most out of your home and yard during the outdoor season here in…

The 5 Top Spring Remodeling Projects — Spring is Coming to MN!

Here in Minnesota, we’re definitely ready for Spring!  And it will come.  We’ll put aside the snow shovels, hide the boots, and start to get excited about going outside rather than curling up by our fireplaces! Spring is also the time of year that’s perfect to wipe out those home projects that you don’t want lingering into Summer.  If you’ve got the itch to make a few changes to your…

Winter Home Remodeling Projects

While winter is not the most conducive time of year for many remodeling projects such as siding, roofing or other exterior endeavors, home remodeling efforts can still take place in the winter months. Consider any of these undertakings to keep your home improvement moving forward despite the cold weather!   Bathroom Renovations:  Bathrooms are a great winter home improvement project.  You will likely be seeing additional houseguests during the winter…

Back To School – Making Your Home Study Friendly!

With the first few weeks of school under your belt you are likely becoming a pro at getting out the door in the morning, a master of snack creation, and a homework warrior.  With all of those important titles to juggle, back to school can be a tough challenge!  Help your home work for you by creating a space conducive to your new scholarly schedule. Let Your Kids Get In On…