Posted on 3/9/2020 4:00 AM By iDesign
Being able to inspect your roof and assess various issues can help you determine when you should call a reputable roofing contractor, such as Intelligent Design Corp, for further assistance. Although you should have your roof inspected by a team of professionals at least once a year, here are several steps you can take to ensure there aren’t any pressing concerns in the meantime.
Posted on 2/17/2020 4:00 AM By iDesign
The cold winter months can cause an excess of wear and tear on your home. One of the most common issues a home can face is the formation of ice dams. Ice dams occur when water freezes near the edge of your home’s roof as it runs off the house. When an excess of water freezes, this results in mounds of ice commonly known as ice dams. Ice dams are damaging to your roof and home, as it can result in rust, peeling paint, stains, rotting, and broken shingles and other fixtures. Fortunately, there are several steps you can take to prevent ice dams from forming.
Posted on 12/23/2019 4:00 AM By iDesign
With daily costs and monthly bills, saving money is a goal for many homeowners. If your utility bill is higher than you anticipated, you may start thinking about what you can do to increase your home’s energy efficiency and lower bills for next month. Fortunately, there are several steps you can take to achieve a more energy-efficient home.
Posted on 10/14/2019 4:00 AM By iDesign
At Intelligent Design Corporation, we love our commercial providers, and we’re giving back to the community responsible for our success. We’re a premier commercial roofer based in Minneapolis and Saint Paul, Minnesota. Between better energy efficiency, attractive storefronts and year-round protection, a single commercial roof installation can change your business’s experience.
Posted on 8/26/2019 7:17 AM By iDesign
It's not every day you decide to install a new roof on your home, so the task of finding a contractor can be tough. How do you know who to choose? Who will do a good job with work that will last? How much does price come into play? Sifting through the questions and various contractors can be tricky. Below, let's take a closer look at some signs that you have found a good contractor.
Posted on 8/19/2019 7:11 AM By iDesign
Summer and early fall are prime times for damaging storms to roll through the area. Storms can bring rain, high wind, and even hail. In just a few short moments, hail can create an extreme amount of damage to your home. Roofs are one of the most common sites of hail damage, but damage can also occur to windows and decks. Below, we will go over some common areas along your roof to check for hail damage following a storm.
Posted on 5/6/2019 7:10 AM By iDesign
Repairing or replacing your roof can be stressful, and it’s difficult to know what to ask your contractor to ensure you’re well informed at all times. When you choose Intelligent Design, you choose a team of professionals who are the best in the business. We’ll work with you and go through our process so you know what to expect every step of the job. Consider asking these questions or some of your own if you’re looking for a roofing job.
Posted on 3/18/2019 4:00 AM By iDesign
The roof is the essential component of any building. It adds completion to beautiful home design as well as offers complete protection from the outside elements. Over time, your roof may show signs of wear and tear. If you address the problem early on, you’ll minimize the repair and keep the maintenance costs low. How do you know if you have a worn out roof? Intelligent Design offers complete roofing inspection. We can assess your roof and identify any issues that may arise. Below are the five main points we evaluate.
Posted on 2/18/2019 9:05 AM By iDesign
When disaster strikes, it will throw your family into chaos if you’re not prepared to handle it. In East Central Minnesota, natural disasters include hail storms, harsh winter snow and ice, and the occasional tornado. Flooding does happen on occasion, and fire can strike at any time. Intelligent Design specializes in storm damage roof repair, fire restoration, attic insulation replacement, and refinishing or repainting the surface.
Posted on 2/11/2019 9:02 AM By iDesign
Insurance coverage on your roof depends on both the age and the condition of the entire roofing system, as well as the upper framework of the house. If you don’t know what the current coverage is, you should contact your insurance provider or review your homeowner’s policy. In most cases, insurance policies will cover natural disasters, vandalism, and fire. If your insurance company requires a formal inspection of the roof before you build a new one, we can assess your roof to determine its overall condition and market value of your home.