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Home Maintenance in Minutes

  Owning a home can be a lot of work.  Between having to repair or replace various parts, keeping up with general maintenance, and dealing with the little “surprises”, home-ownership can seem like a hassle. Fortunately, it doesn’t always take a lot of time to make a big impact on your home’s maintenance checklist. These…

Are Your Windows Naughty or Nice?

When you’re making a list and checking it twice this time of year, you’re probably not talking about your windows. With the hustle and bustle of the holidays, we don’t often think about the projects that need to be done around the house, but the frosted window panes that look quaint and seasonal now are…

Open Letter to Our Customers

  Dear Homeowner, At Packerland Home Improvement, we don’t want your money. Now we’re a business, so we operate by exchanging our goods and services for your hard-earned cash, but don’t expect us to just leave it at that. From our very first impression, we want to be different. Honest. Professional. Helpful. We want you…

Window 101: Child Safety Tips

When looking into preparing a safe home for children, many things come to mind. You’ve added plugs to the electrical outlets and put up a gate to restrict access to stairs. You’ve put bumpers on sharp corners and child locks on your drawers. But what about your windows? There are certain steps you can take…

The History of Andersen Corporation

  Renewal by Andersen has only been around for the past 20 years, but Andersen Corporation has been around for more than a century.  Founded by Danish immigrant Hans Andersen, today Andersen Corporation is an international enterprise employing more than 9,000 people in more than 20 locations, with headquarters in Bayport, Minnesota.  Take a look at…