10 Things to do in Minneapolis

There are many things to do in Minneapolis and St Paul, and lots to see too; we should know as we see a lot of the Twin Cities and the surrounding areas as we visit our customers. Here, in no particular order are 10 things to do in Minneapolis. 1. Minneapolis institute of Art The… Read more »

10 Things you need to know about Minneapolis and St Paul

Because we cover a wide range of locations, we see people in many states across North America. Not everyone is from Minneapolis, has ever been to Minnesota, or knows about the Land of 10,000 Lakes. As a bit of change from our normal blog posts, we thought we’d tell you more about Minneapolis and St… Read more »

Have you got a Home Emergency Plan?

In the event of a storm, you won’t want to panic about finding things, or worrying about whether you should stay at home or need to find somewhere safer. You’ll need to make sure that you remain calm and confident so that you and your family can stay safe , warm and dry. All the… Read more »

Storm Preparation

Following on from our 10 common storm types blog post, we’ve created a storm preparation guide which could help save your family and your home, in the event that you are affected by a storm. We’ll be posting a number of articles on how to prepare your home, yourself and your family, so that in… Read more »

What should be in your Home Emergency Kit?

When you’ve created your Home Emergency Plan you’ll need a Home Emergency Kit too. This will include everything you need to stay warm and dry, communicate, clear rubble if needed, and survive for several days and nights without light, heat or power. Your home emergency kit will be unique, as your location, capabilities and family… Read more »

10 Tips For Hiring The Right Storm Damage Contractor

If your home has suffered storm damage then you’ll want to make sure that you get the damages fixed quickly, properly and professionally, which is why you need the right storm damage contractor. Here’s our guide. 1. Emergency Your home will need to be repaired quickly after storm damage, so you’ll need to choose a… Read more »

10 Reasons To Inspect Your Guttering Today

If you’re not big on home maintenance, then perhaps you only check your roof, your heating system and your windows, and not your guttering. Here’s why you should inspect your gutters too. 1. Spring clean At this time of year, you’ll want to see how well your home has stood up to the winter weather…. Read more »

10 Reasons You Need A New Roof

If you’re worried about the state of your roof, perhaps because it looks like it’s seen better days, or you think it won’t survive another winter, then perhaps it’s time to get a new roof fitted. Here’s what to look out for. 1. Age of roof Roofs are designed and installed to last a long… Read more »

10 Most Common Storm Types

As experienced storm damage contractors, we thought we’d explain some of the most common storm types that we experience in the US. 1. Derecho Storms A Derecho is a large series of storms following each other over a path of at least 240 miles with wind gusts of at least 58mph. These types of storm… Read more »

10 Reasons to Leave Home Painting To The Professionals

If you’ve got a room that needs painting or you want the whole exterior of your home painting, then no doubt you’ll be tempted to do it yourself. Here’s why you should leave painting to the professionals. 1.Time You’ll need to take time off work, or spend the weekend painting if you want to do it… Read more »