We have all thought it these past few days ‘Should I breakdown and turn on my heat tonight?” and surely many homes already have as the brisk fall in Bloomington, MN is reminding us of the winter soon to come. Sure, we still have this beautiful fall season, but we all know that, when comparing to the hot summer we were use to, even the fall can get cold to Minnesotans. Just like we make sure that we have our winter wardrobe ready, it is also important that your home is prepared too! If you are looking to save a few bucks and save some energy this winter with your home, Tollefson Bros. Exteriors, Inc., a local contractor can help you achieve these goals.
Home Improvement Tips
- Minor Upgrades – There are some do it yourself upgrades within your home that can save on energy and utility bills. Consider purchasing a low-flow shower head or plastic window wrap. Investing in a ceiling fan, a new refrigerator, and truly understanding how to manage your thermostat can also help save energy and money this winter.
- Window Replacement – For the bigger home improvement projects like window replacement, Tollefson Bros. Exteriors is the team for you. We offer Richlin Vinyl replacement windows that were designed and built right here in Minnesota, with the cold winter weather in mind! Not only do new windows boost the curb appeal of your home, but they can help you save between $125 to $465 per year on your utility bills. Overtime, you may see a savings of 25-40% of your old energy bills, helping you keep that extra money in your pocket!
- Attic Insulation – Another great way to save energy and money is to invest in enhanced attic insulation. Our team has partnered with Owens-Corning to offer “Expanding Blown-In Fiberglass Insulation” for your attic. We are able to get in all of the tough to reach parts of your attic to make sure that your home is thoroughly insulated. We all know that heat rises in the winter time, so adding extra insulation is sure to keep your costs down over time. This affordable home improvement project can help you save up to 20% on your utility bills.
We Make it Easy
Our team understands that you may be getting buried in monthly energy bills, but you don’t have the money upfront to invest in home upgrades. Consider taking advantage of our ONE source/ONE solutiontm Premier Program that offers no payments and no interest for the first 12 months on approved credit.
So, with the cold Bloomington winter weather quickly approaching, consider these home improvement tips to help you save energy and money this year. Give Tollefson Bros. Exteriors, Inc. a call today at (952) 881-2218 to set up a free estimate.