Always Be at Home with Affordable Video Security

Unfortunately, the holiday season presents an opportune time for package thieves. Playing spoiler to Santa, package theft is on the rise. According to a 2017 study by Shorr Packaging Corp., more than 30 percent of respondents stated they had personally experienced package theft. Tis the season for daily Amazon deliveries and frequent visits from FedEx. … Continued

Holiday Baking With Brandl Anderson Customers

With the holidays in full swing, families everywhere are gathering in the heart of the home to celebrate; the kitchen.   We asked Brandl Anderson customers to share with us their favorite holiday recipes. Pull out your aprons, rolls up your sleeves and enjoy these delicious sweet treats.   Betty Crocker’s Thumbprint Cookies   Ingredients … Continued

Brandl Anderson Takes Home the BATC Green Path Award

Last week, the Brandl Anderson team was honored to receive the Parade of Green Path Leadership Award.     Presented by the Builders Association of the Twin Cities, the Green Path Award recognizes building or remodeling organizations for their efforts in advancing of MN Green Path. Additionally, organizations that receive the Green Path Award are … Continued

Decorate Your Home For Fall

Fall Home Decorating Ideas It’s no secret that once September arrives in Minnesota that the weather starts cooling. While we may have some outlier years where the temps stay warmer than usual (check your forecast today, in fact!) it doesn’t change the fact that “Winter Is Coming.” But, not before fall has it’s say first! … Continued

Do-It-Yourself Fire Pit Ideas

Do-It-Yourself Fire Pit Ideas There are few things better than summer nights in Minnesota. The only thing that DOES make those nights better is maybe the crackle of a fire pit as it roasts some marshmallows for S’mores, or grills some food over an open flame. However you decide to use your flames, a well … Continued

Upgrade Your Summer Patio With These Design Inspirations

Summer Patios In Minnesota Summer in Minnesota may be short, but it is sweet. Many Minnesota families look to leverage as much time outside during the summer as they can. By customizing a beautiful outdoor spaces, families can play, relax, and enjoy as much of the Minnesota summer as possible. From small front step patios … Continued

Fresh Landscaping Ideas In Three Easy Steps

If April shower’s bring May flowers, do May flowers bring June landscaping projects? If you own a home, it sure seems that way! But discovering new and creative ways to improve your curb appeal via landscape projects doesn’t have to be a chore. Even small, easy projects can freshen up a yard or home in … Continued

Five Ideas To Freshen Your Home This Spring

Although the thermometer may say differently when you wake up in the morning, it is definitely spring in Minnesota! And yes, that even includes the random spring snow fall. But don’t let the white stuff discourage you; it’s time for a little spring cleaning and sprucing around the house. There’s nothing like the first home … Continued