Posted on 2/17/2020 4:00 AM By The Construction Group
When it comes to home improvement contracting, your family’s comfort is of the utmost importance all year long. Whether your home is comfortable, drafty, or overheated depending on the time of the year is about more than just comfort, though. It’s also a strong indicator of how much energy your home is using. If your home is uncomfortable, that can mean you’re spending more on energy costs than you should be. This added energy usage also contributes to environmental issues.
Posted on 9/18/2017 10:14 AM By The Construction Group
If your house has been damaged by a recent hail storm or tornado, then contact the Construction Group. We provide an 18-point thorough inspection of your home to assess the full damage. Our post-storm evaluations are accurate, honest, and 100% professional on every level. We can help work with your insurance company to through every phase of reconstruction from assessment, and insurance claims all the way building design and renovation.
Posted on 11/21/2016 4:00 AM By The Construction Group
Minnesota’s winter weather isn’t for everyone. To make matters worse, the days are longer in the winter, meaning we have fewer hours of sunlight that could lessen the impact of our uncomfortable winter days. The easiest way to reduce the impact of temperatures just above zero is to stay warm by ensuring your insulation is in top-notch shape.
Posted on 8/22/2016 4:00 AM By The Construction Group
After making all the necessary changes and repairs, you may dream of a remodeling or a home upgrade project. Granite countertops, a grand double-door entrance, or an open bathroom with skylights are all ways to transform your home and make it comfortable for you, but do these projects add value to your home? We examined the 2016 Cost Vs. Value report for Minneapolis and saw a few interesting finds. You may be surprised to see what areas within your home can be remodeled or upgraded to give you the most bang for your buck.
Posted on 6/13/2016 4:00 AM By The Construction Group
When it comes to insulation in your home, there are a lot of factors you should consider. With the goal of protecting your home from the inside out, you want to make sure that you have the best insulation possible. The following are things you should consider if you are contemplating re-insulating your home or choosing the initial insulation for a new home.
Posted on 5/11/2016 11:08 AM By The Construction Group
Many homes either have a distinct deficit of insulation running along the rim joist of their roofline, while others just have whatever insulation is being used in this space jammed in to the very end. Neither application is optimal for ensuring that your roof ‘breathes’ properly, or instrumental in preventing rot, loss of insulation value, or other problems that may result over time.