Category Archives: Home Maintenance Tips

Home Improvement During Quarantine

During this period of quarantine, social distancing, we are spending a significant amount of time at home. How are you dealing & coping? Do you have enough toilet paper?? Are you bored and looking for something to do? We usually discourage DIY projects (read why, HERE) and still highly recommend hiring a professional. However, here are […]


Top 10 Reader Favorites!

Happy 2020! We hope you’re having a great start to the new year and new decade. We’re excited to continue to build our relationship with you all; sharing HCP & Remodeling content. But first, we thought it would be fun to recap the top 10 reader blog posts for 2019. Enjoy!


Repairing Rotted Wood

Over time, wood can start to rot as it’s exposed to moisture. When you find rotted wood on your home, it is best to address it promptly. If left untreated, rotted wood can cause damage to your home and aesthetically it isn’t the most appealing. Keep reading to learn about tips for repairing rotted wood. 


5 Deck Maintenance Tips!

Decks are a great spot to enjoy summer! Regardless of what material your deck is made of, it is important to do regular maintenance to prolong the life of your deck. Check out our 5 deck maintenance tips.


HCP + Home Remodeling

The month of May and therefore our celebration of National Home Remodeling month is coming to an end. We are excited for the summer and working with clients on their home remodeling projects! To wrap up the kickoff of the home remodeling season, we thought we’d share some aspects of our website that you may […]


The Importance of Landscaping

There are many benefits of landscaping including curb appeal, environmentally good for air & water, shade & cooling, improved quality of life. Also, landscaping is an important aspect of protecting your home’s foundation. Let’s dive deeper into this benefit of landscaping with these five landscaping tips.


Spring Home Improvement!

Spring is officially here! Finally. It was a pretty brutal Minnesota winter and you may have already or currently experiencing some home related issues as a result. Feel free to contact us with any questions or concerns. Your home is a significant investment! In order to uphold the warranties and the beauty of your home, […]


HCP’s Winter Home Guide

December 21st marks the first official day of Winter. Hard to believe it technically hasn’t even started yet. On the plus side, soon the days will get incrementally longer. Yay! While you may be tempted to hibernate during the winter months, it is actually an important time of the year for home maintenance. Our Winter […]


Winter Window Care

Throughout Winter, we receive many questions and concerns pertaining to windows. So, let’s talk about Winter window care.


Need Help With Your ‘To Do’ List?

Life’s busy. Work’s busy. Everyone’s busy. It’s safe to say, we all throw around the word, ‘busy’ a lot. One could easily argue too much. When ‘To Do’ lists are a mile long, things understandably get placed on the back burner; saved for another day.