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Twin Cities Roofing Glossary

Spring is approaching for Twin Cities roofing that means a new roof is on the top of many homeowners brains. You’re preparing your vocabulary for your meeting with roof contractors. In our first post about the vocabulary you need for your meeting with about Twin Cities roofing we covered Decking, underlayement, flashing, eaves, fascia, ridge, […]

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Twin Cities Roofing Safe Snow Removal

Snow has begun to fall in the Midwest. This means snow and ice accumulating on Twin Cities roofing. As a home owner you may be wondering, “Do I need to remove snow?” “How do I safely remove snow?” Accumulation of snow can lead to two large problems. The first is the weight added to your […]

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Twin Cities Roofing Trends in 2014

Twin Cities roofing trends for 2014 are starting to surface. Each year brings a tide of new trends when it comes to fashion, home décor, interior and exterior remodels.  These trends are not unrelated, often the influence of fashion can be felt all the way up to your roof! The push toward more environmentally friendly […]

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The Advantages of Cedar Roofing

There are many reasons to love cedar shake roofs.  They are, of course, aesthetically appealing, but these roofs have much more going for them than just their looks.  Once you choose cedar from your Minneapolis roofing contractor you will want to share the advantages of cedar roofs with anyone thinking of upgrading their roof. The […]

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What You Need to Know About Roof Gardens

The trends in roofing materials are always changing.  As roofers in Minneapolis MN we like to stay up-to-date with future trends.  There are many green materials being introduced into the marketplace currently.  There are materials such as DaVinci’s roofscapes that concentrate on being sustainable and environmentally friendly.  And there are green rooftops and roof gardens […]

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How to Choose Historical Colors

Choosing colors for the exterior of your home can be daunting.  Your colors should complement your neighbors’ homes, but not be so similar that it blends into the background.   The style of your home can dictate your color choices to a point as well.  Some homes look best using historical colors.  The right color choices […]

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Anatomy of a Roof: Learn the Vocab

When you need to have a roof replaced or repaired you may find that your St. Paul roofing contractor is speaking with a vocabulary you don’t understand.  To make sure you completely understand what is going on and can ask effective questions, it is good to have a basic roof vocabulary.  Knowing the anatomy of […]

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Curb Appeal Ideas: Adding Copper Gutters

Are you searching for curb appeal ideas? You may not have to look any further than your gutters.  It may seem like an odd place to look, but your gutters can play as much of a role in your curb appeal as your roof or even landscape work!  Your Minneapolis roofing company can provide a […]

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All About Tradition Roofing and Exteriors MN

Tradition Roofing and Exteriors, MN is a locally owned and operated full service contractor.  Scott Landa is a professional contractor and owners of the business.  The over 42 years of experience that Tradition’s people have in the construction industry can be used to deliver a great finished product on any size project, small scale to […]

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Minneapolis Roofing Company Reports- Stop Condensation

In summer and wintertime months many homeowners wake up throw open their blinds and are greeted with the unpleasant view of condensation covering their windows.  If you are fighting this problem in your home there are a few things you can do to help prevent window condensation. Is building better not always really better? We […]

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