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Thermal Imaging-Through Engineer’s Eyes

Thermal imaging is like unlocking a secret code and reading the heat loss in your home. Where is your money seeping out of your walls …

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What walls can I remove in my home?

The most common remodel questions we get at Complete Building Solutions are regarding the removal of a wall for expansions and making open floor plans. …

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Is my Wall Load Bearing?

Most homes built before the 1980’s were hand framed which means any wall removal or addition project typically needed to be structurally engineered by a …

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Choosing Ice-Melts

As we speak, our social media newsfeeds are blowing up with snow warnings, schools are closing, business meetings are being rescheduled, and families are stocking …

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Leaks: Don’t Ignore the Unseen

It is mid-January in Minnesota. We have seen temperatures plunge below zero and return to the mid-thirties (degrees Fahrenheit) multiple times. This varying temperature span …

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Energy Savings

Would you heat and cool your home with the front door and windows open? Like me, many homeowners are looking for energy savings in their …

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slippery ice steps at the entrance to the store, danger of slipping

The Vices of Ices: How to get Rid of Ice at your Home

Minnesota winters produce harsh winds, dark skies, and snow. But, the most precarious weather consequence affecting, not only the elderly population but all generations, is …

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