Home energy upgrades get U.S.-backed loans

Maple Grove, MN. Bathroom Remodeling Contractors. Home owners who have a good credit scores, manageable debt and some equity in their homes can get “PowerSaver” loans. These loans are below market rates. The home owner will use this loan to make their house more energy efficient. This will help people save on their energy bills and create more jobs in construction. This is to also...

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Design A Small Bath To Feel Roomier

Minnetonka, MN. Bathroom Remodeling. Learn tips and tricks to make your bathroom the best use of space. Examples are given on how to determine how to design the room and tips on how to make it more affordable. Certain items are necessary in planning a small bathroom. Some of this must haves are listed toward the end of the article. “A small bathroom must contain all the elements of a large...

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A place to park your ride

St Louis Park, MN. Bathroom Remodeling. For some, the man cave has moved from a dark basement to … the garage. At least for those who love their cars and motorcycles. Lee Klancher has been compiling stories and images of amazing garages and telling them on his blog and in his book. See some of the excerpts here. “The best garages, Klancher says, tell a story about their owners.” See...

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Post-winter home repairs

Chanhassen, MN. Bathroom Remodeling. This winter has been brutal chance are your home is going to need some repairs to prepare for the summer heat and storms. Checking for loose shingles and recaulking the doors and windows is a good place to start. Clean and repair the gutters and downspouts to divert the heavy rains away from your foundation and possiably into your basement. “Now that...

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Slaying energy vampires

St Louis Park, MN. Bathroom Remodeling. Small appliances that are always on such as chargers, printers, speakers, etc. continue to draw energy until we unplug them. The number of such devices in each home has grown 10 fold over the last 30 years. If you simply unplug or put these devices on a power strip to cut the power to them when not in use, you’ll save about 4% on your annual energy...

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