The Effect of Snow and Ice on Roofs

January 14, 2020

Winter is in full swing and that means more snow and ice accumulation. While this can cause inconveniences to your daily life, snow and ice also have a pretty substantial effect on your home—especially your roof. While…

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Preparing Your Home for Winter

December 18, 2019

After taking the necessary steps to get your roof ready for winter, it’s time to focus on the rest of your house. Temperatures are continuing to drop and it’s important to prepare your home before the weather gets…

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Getting Your Roof Ready for Winter

December 4, 2019

December is here and the harshness of winter weather isn’t far behind. Every year it sneaks up on us and we’re surprised by the bone chilling temperatures, excessive snowfalls, and icy conditions. Instead of letting…

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Challenges of Roofing in Minnesota

November 20, 2019

Minnesota weather is harsh, especially in the winter. Temperatures frequently drop below freezing, snowfall happens more often than not, and ice accumulates wherever there’s an open surface. Intense cold fronts and…

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How Small Leaks can Create Big Problems with your Roof

November 6, 2019

Owning a home comes with a lot of obstacles. Small, unforeseen problems don’t often get as much attention when compared to larger, more pressing ones, but they should. Over time, small things can create big problems,…

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Why Roofing is Important to Maintain Your Home

October 22, 2019

Every homeowner understands how important regular maintenance is. You paint your siding, replace drafty windows, and tuckpoint failing brick and mortar. But how often do you pay attention to your roof? Do you take the…

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Fall Maintenance Checklist for Your Home.

September 18, 2019

Have you ever noticed squirrels collecting acorns in the Fall? Or birds flying south? They’re preparing for winter, and it’s a sign that you should be too! However, our Fall maintenance checklist pertains to the…

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Why to Involve Elysian in Your Insurance Claim

September 10, 2019

While it may seem that it makes sense to file an insurance claim before hiring a contractor, you should really involve Elysian Construction in that process. We will work with you and your insurance company to make sure…

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Insurance Claim Roadmap

September 3, 2019

If your home suffers damage from a storm it can be very upsetting. You may feel frustrated, helpless or panicked. However, it is very likely that your insurance company will cover some or even all of the repairs that…

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