Is There A Home Improvement Scammer in Your Life? Beware!

Home improvement scammers know that spring’s one of the best times to take advantage of homeowners. Here’s what you need to know to spot scams and avoid getting ripped off. […]

By | April 24th, 2017|

Your Roof is Screaming to Be Replaced. Listen Up!

Is your roof screaming to be replaced? Older homes need new roofs every twenty or more years, based on the type of roofing materials originally used. A roof can only be repaired for 20 years or less before it needs replacing. […]

By | April 17th, 2017|

VanWeelden Co. Wins Best of Houzz Customer Service Award

VanWeelden Co., specializing in the top-quality installation of residential roofing, siding and outdoor living systems, has won “Best of Customer Service” on Houzz, a leading platform for home remodeling and design. The Des Moines-area exterior remodeling contractor was chosen by the more than 35 million monthly unique users that make up the Houzz community, and [...]

By | February 3rd, 2016|

Step Up to the Plate with Houzz, the I-Cubs and a New Roof This Spring

Roof replacements and energy efficient windows are among the most “brag worthy” improvements trending in America right now, along with the popularity of entertaining on decks and in low-maintenance outdoor spaces that connect seamlessly to the home. Contemporary exterior - Roofing, Siding, Outdoor Living - by Brad Van Weelden Co. Speaking of unwinding [...]

By | May 10th, 2015|

Spring into Houzz, the Des Moines Home Show and Outdoor Living

Spring is right around the corner. Now is the perfect time to schedule your next home improvement project! The VanWeelden Co. team offers general construction services and specializes in the installation of roofing, siding, doors, gutters, windows, outdoor living spaces and more. Time to look at a new roofing system or replacement of the siding? How [...]

By | January 27th, 2015|

Value of Steel Doors, Stone Veneer, Exterior ​Construction Rank High in Des Moines

Remodeling Magazine came out this week with its 28th Cost vs. Value Report, comparing construction costs for 36 popular improvement projects with their perceived impact on a home’s resale price. Members of the National Association of REALTORS determined – in 102 U.S. markets – that only about half of those 36 projects would actually be [...]

By | January 16th, 2015|

Create the Perfect Outdoor Living Space with VanWeelden Co.

Whether you’re fixed on a perfect spot to sunbathe by the pool, fire up the grill, relax in the hot tub, huddle up next to the fire pit, or create a seamless transition from the inside of the home to your family’s favorite nice-weather gathering place, we’d like to brainstorm a remodeling solution with you. […]

By | September 9th, 2014|

The Arrival of Spring and 2013 Iowa Hail Storm Statistics

Now that winter has melted away, spring has finally sprung and with it comes its own version of severe and damaging weather conditions. These conditions, especially hail, can be threatening to your Des Moines-area home’s exterior, vehicles and other personal property. Sometimes, if you don’t notice, inspect, or repair damage after severe weather such as [...]

By | May 8th, 2014|

Improving Value, Curb Appeal with Roof or Siding Replacement in Des Moines

Replacing the roof or siding on a Des Moines-area home could increase its resale value, with an exterior improvement allowing you to enjoy years of quality workmanship while at the same time bolstering curb appeal. According to regional city data collected for the 2014 Cost vs. Value report by Remodeling Magazine, 63 percent of the cost to [...]

By | March 27th, 2014|

Pick Our Brain at 2014 Home + Garden Show

Are you ready to explore a new exterior remodeling project to protect and beautify your home, but not sure where to begin? Pick the brains of local contractors and suppliers this weekend at the 2014 Home + Garden Show. Iowans can find anything and everything at the Home + Garden Show with everyone from designers, [...]

By | February 7th, 2014|

Vanweelden Co. stands behind our quality of work. We are currently supporting only our previous/existing clients with storm inspections and repairs at the moment. If you are in need of a full roof replacement and would like to join our family please call your insurer before contacting us below. This will speed the process along for you.