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What Is the James Hardie® Siding ColorPlus® Finish?
Did you know that when you order your James Hardie® fiber cement siding you can choose either pre-primed to have it painted on site, or prefinished with their exclusive ColorPlus® finish? Now, there are advantages to either. With pre-primed siding you can get exactly the color you want.  But then you have the additional time and expense of getting it painted. Perhaps if you want a very particular shade, that might be the way to go. The ...
More on Choosing the Best St. Paul Replacement Windows
In an earlier post we discussed questions you should ask yourself when evaluating what the best replacement windows would be for your St. Paul home.  After you've looked at climate factors like the usual weather in your neighborhood and the position of your home, take a look at these questions as well. Evaluating the Best Replacement Windows for Minnesota How Will You Use the Windows? You should have a clear idea what you're looking for window function. The ...
How Do I Know My Exterior Doors Need to Be Replaced?
We've been talking a lot lately about exterior or replacement entry doors, and with good reason.  Here in Minnesota, with our sometimes harsh and severe weather, doors on the outside of a home can take a beating.  And if you've lived here in the Twin Cities for any amount of time, you probably already know the importance of having good doors to keep Mother Nature out. So how do you know whether it's time to replace ...
What’s Behind A Replacement Window Is As Important As What’s In It
When you look through a window, all you see is the view.  But it's important to take a look at what's behind those windows - what it is you don't see.  And a big part of that is the company that manufactures those windows.  Because just as windows vary greatly, so do the manufacturers. The great American housing expansion of the '50s and '60s made home ownership available on a wider scale than ever before.  Most ...
Considerations for Choosing the Best Window Material For Your Home
The most popular window materials used today include wood, fiberglass, steel, aluminum, and vinyl.  Some windows are a combination of materials.  What you choose depends on your home and the features you are looking for. With so many combinations and options to choose from, you can basically custom-tailor your replacement windows to your specific needs and tastes. If you are replacing windows in an older or historic home, you may want to go with historical accuracy and stay with wood and ...
Shutters for your Windows Provide a Whole New Look
If you're in the market for a totally different look for your home, have you considered adding shutters to your windows?  It used to be that nearly all homes came with shutters.  Shutters originally provided a much-needed function in that they kept out the weather and protected the window glass in case of high windstorms, hail, etc.  Nowadays while modern windows don't necessarily need the protection of shutters, they can add a charming touch to ...

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