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Siding

How Does Siding Affect Energy Efficiency?

A home’s energy efficiency is determined by a number of factors. Typically, the more insulation a household has—the better. Today’s homeowners are concerned about energy efficiency, and they should be. Depending on a home’s siding, the bill can rise of fall.

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5 Ways to Keep Your House Cool This Summer

As the temperature rises outside, you need to maintain the ability to control the climate inside your home. Below are five tips that will help you keep your home cool all summer long while reducing your energy bills.

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What is the Best Exterior Paint for Your Home?

The most important decision you’ll make when painting the outside of your home is choosing which type of paint to apply. The process requires more than selecting the right color. There are numerous factors to consider, all of which we will discuss here. If you are unsure about what type of paint is right for your home, the wisest course of action is to consult with a seasoned paint professional. He or she can guide you through the process and help you select the right products. Below are some practical guidelines to get you started.

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Should You Replace Siding and Roofing at the Same Time?

If you've ever owned an older home, you've probably had to replace either the roof or the siding, if not both. The general thought process to the layman is to keep the repairs as cheap as possible while achieving the desired results, and for many people that's what has to be done. However, if exterior repairs are required, it's usually a good idea to at least consider the idea of replacing the roof and siding at the same time.

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Bringing New Life to Your Home

Every home ages over time and requires the assistance of a professional contractor to renew and invigorate the house as if it were a new building. Renovations and remodeling are likely ongoing projects as you customize an older home with modern innovations. Although the interior is the area you see ad use every day, the exterior is the curb appeal which brings value to the home and provides a welcome to guests as they arrive.

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Siding Contractors: What You Need to Know

Your home is the largest investment you will make in your lifetime. When it comes to making improvements, like replacing the siding, you want to ensure that it’s done the right way the first time. The following are some tips to help you when you are selecting a siding contractor to renovate your home.

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Tips to Finding an Amazing Siding Contractor

Although winter is in full swing, many homeowners are already planning the transformation of their home this spring. More than a little sprucing up, many homeowners will be reinvesting in their homes this spring. One big project a lot of homeowners will take on in Minneapolis is changing the siding on their homes. A new siding job will make an older home look new again, which is what homeowners want this year. However, if you are a homeowner, you have to hire the right contractor for your siding.

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How We Repair Vinyl Siding

At Intelligent Design Corporation (IDC), we have been leaders in the siding business for more than 15 years. During that time, we have helped thousands of homeowners in the Maple Grove, St. Paul and Minneapolis areas enjoy their homes more. With its superior good looks, easy maintenance and ability to help a home become more energy efficient, contacting IDC to have siding added to your home is one of the smartest decision you can make as a homeowner.

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How We Repair Vinyl Siding

Repairing vinyl siding isn't an extremely difficult process; however, doing it wrong can lead to a number of problems. You'll need to hire a professional to fix the issues you caused, or else it will cost you even more money in the long run. In the end, hiring our professional team at Intelligent Design Corporation will save you time and money, not to mention a lot of stress.

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Energy Efficiency Tips: The Benefits of New Siding and Windows

The last thing any homeowner wants is to have their heat or air conditioning escaping through the walls and windows. If you have found yourself in that situation it is time to reap the benefits of new siding and windows.

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