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Replace a building sign? What you need to know about your repairing your facade.

Replace a building sign? What you need to know about your repairing your facade.

Signage is a mainstay for retail and commercial buildings. It provides branding, a first appearance and a general acknowledgment of having arrived at the right location. With it comes the changing of tenants, the acquisition of new buildings, and the updating of brands and logos. Throughout the Twin Cities, along with the US, many of…

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Why You Don’t Want to Ignore Damage to Your EIFS Facades

Why You Don’t Want to Ignore Damage to Your EIFS Facades

Due to its superior energy efficiency and design flexibility, EIFS, formally referred to as exterior insulation finishing system, is a common building material used here in the Twin Cities and throughout the US.  You often see this insulated and water-resistant system installed on the exterior of many retail stores and commercial buildings. While a cost…

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Don’t skimp on a good spring cleaning!

Don’t skimp on a good spring cleaning!

Properly installed and maintained concrete could last 30 years. With the harsh Minnesota winters, and all the salts, it won’t…unless you attack and flush the chlorides from your facility. Even during a wimpy winter, your facility was de-iced 50+ times. Most of that salt is still in your concrete, in your hardscapes and in your…

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Is there a less costly alternative to concrete replacement?

Is there a less costly alternative to concrete replacement?

The big building boom in both corporate and retail that we saw 10-20 years ago is starting to show it’s age. The exterior of these surfaces are starting to deteriorate, with weather, wind, and salt, all playing a factor. Many of these structures are left in pretty rough shape.

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Rapidly Rising Costs of Road Salt

Rapidly Rising Costs of Road Salt

If You Aren’t Already Thinking Ahead To The Impending Snow And Cold, You Should Be. Why? Due to the rapidly rising costs of a much needed winter essential – road salt.

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How To Prevent a Snow-Induced Headache!

How To Prevent a Snow-Induced Headache!

Snow removal is a complex business. No really, we mean it when we say snow removal is complex, and even a minor storm can be a big deal and event for our retail and commercial customers.

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Is your business ready for the next major snowstorm?

Is your business ready for the next major snowstorm?

Managing the effects of winter is often a daunting task.

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