FAQs

At Minnesota Home Improvements, we believe in the work we perform on your behalf and offer a five-year workmanship warranty. In addition, many of our manufacturers offer warranties on their products, and as a certified contractor for most manufacturers, we offer you extended warranties at little to no cost.

  • How do I select a remodeling contractor?
  • Ask neighbors, friends and family for referrals
  • Check with the BBB
  • Contact the local Home Builders Association
  • Make sure they are licensed & insured
  • Inquire about professional organization memberships
  • Consider how long have they been in business
  • Request a list of references
  • Do you consider them to be professional
  • What types of services do they offer
  • Are they organized & large enough to do your project
  • Do they have a warranty on their work and their products
  • Ask for a list of their suppliers
  • What % of business is repeat or referral business
  • Can you give me a price quote over the phone?
  • We can give you a budget range estimate, but it is difficult for us to give you an exact price quote over the phone. All of our estimates are free and they allow us to give you accurate pricing.
  • How much money down do you typically ask for to start a job?
  • 25%
  • What is the time frame for starting my project?
  • We will provide you with a quoted time frame for your project based on the scope of work.
  • Will you complete my project all at once or skip around between multiple jobs?
  • Your project will be completed all at once, in the order that is most logical for the scope of work being performed.
  • Will we need a permit for my project?
  • Not all projects require a permit, but if a permit is required, we will obtain one.
  • Can I request or change things during the project?
  • Yes! We will quote you a price on the requested changes before we do any additional work or any work that is different from the initial quote.
  • What can you tell me about the workers who will be in my home?
  • All of our crews are employees of Minnesota Home Improvements. We perform background checks on all of our employees. We pride ourselves on having long term employees, with an average tenure of 7 years employment with our company.
  • How do you protect my property during my project?
  • We treat your home as if it were our own. We use tarps and plastic to cover work areas. We make sure to remove our shoes when working in the interior of your home. We also request that you remove items nailed to wall and move personal items as needed to ensure that nothing is damaged during the project
  • Do I need to be home while you are working?
  • No. We have a process that allows us to work on the interior or exterior of your home without you being present.
  • What costs should I expect beyond the contract price?
  • None! There will be no additional costs beyond your contracted project amount unless you choose to add or change something. Upon which an additional estimate is provided before any work is performed.
  • How do I contact you after hours?
  • All of our salesmen list their cell phone numbers directly on their business cards. Please contact them at any time!
  • What does your warranty include?
  • We have a 5 year workmanship warranty in addition to the warranties for our products. You can find specific product warranties on our individual service pages.
  • Why should I do business with you?
  • We are committed to your complete satisfaction with our work.