The Benefits of Low-e Windows For Your Multifamily Complex

With high heating and cooling costs and a significant demand on both HVAC systems, particularly in extreme climates, energy efficiency is one of a property manager’s top priorities. Energy-efficient windows are an excellent way to save energy on any property.  What are low-e windows? Low emissivity or low-e windows are window panes coated with a metallic oxide layer. This invisible … Read More

Is it Time to Re-Roof your Multifamily Complex?

A new roof is always an investment and an excellent way to protect the integrity of your units. However, just like everything else, a new roof comes at a cost and as a savvy townhome manager, you want to be sure you time this financial decision wisely. Here are five indicators that it’s probably time to put a new roof … Read More

Tips for Storm Damage Insurance Claims

From high winds and torrential rain to hail and heavy snow, your roof is your building’s first line of defense against the elements. This means that your roof takes the brunt of all inclement weather. Consequently, storm damage happens and when it does, the claims process can be overwhelming. Here are a few pointers to help simplify the process and … Read More

What Are The Current Commercial Roofing Trends?

The commercial roofing industry is shaped by many factors and trends can change from year to year. While COVID-19 is certainly affecting many aspects of all industries, here are some trends that remain more or less independent of the pandemic that you may encounter if you embark on a commercial roofing project this year.  Use of the latest tech  According … Read More

Millennials Drive the Demand for Townhome Living

Millennials are driving the demand for townhome living

The world seems to have turned upside down these past few months. With the onslaught of COVID-19, many people have experienced pay cuts, a decrease in hours, layoffs and job loss. At the same time, mortgage rates have dropped and are luring some people into the home buying arena. Generally speaking, affordable housing holds the greatest appeal while luxury housing … Read More

5 Commercial Roofing Myths – Busted!

Commercial roofing myths, MN roofing company

A building’s roof is its first line of defense against the elements. Consequently, if you’re a building owner or manager, taking good care of your roof must be a top priority. Let’s take a look at some common myths regarding commercial roofs and set the record straight!   Myth #1: Roofing inspections and preventative maintenance are optional  Busted! Between rainstorms, … Read More

Is it Time for a Window Upgrade? These Signs will make it Clear

Home improvement projects can be costly and time-consuming, so choosing which project to tackle and which project to skip is important! One of the best investments you can make on your home improvement plan is investing in new windows. Window replacement can boost your curb appeal, add value to your home, make cleaning easier, and help reduce your energy costs. … Read More

5 Winter Home Maintenance Tips

“I’m dreaming of a white Christmas…with every pipe that freezes and bursts,” is not exactly how the song goes. If it was, it really wouldn’t hold the same magical appeal that makes it the No. 1 Christmas song of all time. For those of us who live in the “land of the frozen chosen,” however, frozen pipes are one of … Read More

Home Siding FAQ’s

Deciding to re-side your home is a big decision that can prompt many questions. Here are some common questions and answers to help demystify the process: What questions should I ask when looking for the right siding contractor? Choosing the right contractor for the job is critical so don’t be afraid to ask questions. Some important questions to ask include: … Read More

Spend More Time Outside This Summer: Our Top 10 Reasons

We know that spending time outdoors is good for us but how many of us actually understand the far-reaching implications of a little fresh air and sunshine? The results of countless studies point to the same thing – getting outside benefits us physically, mentally and emotionally. Here is our Top 10 list of reasons why we hope you get outside this … Read More