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15 Spring Home Maintenance Tips

In the Star Tribune this morning, Meteorologist Paul Douglas proclaimed “Winter is over!” Hallelujah!!! Shout it from the roof tops “Spring has arrived”… and like I have joked before you know what that means… Almost football season!!!! Haha! For those of us who’ve been trapped inside our homes to stay out of the cold, we […]

Preventing Ice Dams

If your home had lots of icicles last winter — or worse, ice dams, which can cause meltwater to back up and flow into your house — take steps to prevent potential damage this year. A home-energy auditor or weatherization contractor can identify and fix air leaks and inadequate insulation in your home’s attic that […]