Home Remodeling Programs
The City of St. Louis Park has a remodeling planbook available to assist residents with ideas on how to renovate their cape cod or rambler homes. Our goal in this book is to take three of the most common house types and show how each can be updated and improved in a manner consistent with the style and character of the existing house.&...
updated: Monday, March 10, 2014
Think Green! Come learn from the city’s environmental coordinator about alternative landscapes, invasive pests and other current landscape trends. Find out how you can enhance and sustain a wildlife and insect-friendly yard and garden.
Tuesday, March 25, 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
City Hall Council Chambers, 5005 Minnetonka Blvd.
Free; no registration required.
updated: Wednesday, March 05, 2014
Home Energy Squad Enhanced
A residential energy saving program designed to help residents save money and energy and stay comfortable in their homes.
Home Energy Squad Enhanced Visit - $50
A team of trusted energy consultants will come to your home, evaluate your energy saving opportunities, and install the energy-efficiency materials of your choice:
- Door weather stripping
- A water heater blanket
- Programmable thermostat
- Compact fluorescent light bulbs
- High efficiency shower heads
- Faucet aerators
They will also:
- Perform a blower door test to measure your home for air leaks.
- Complete an insulation inspection.
- Safety check your home's heating system and water heater.
- Help with next steps.
Help find contractors that perform high quality work and test the results.
Who is eligible?
All single family and duplex homeowners. Renters qualify for the installed visit ($30), without diagnostic tests.
The Home Energy Squad Enhanced visit qualifies you for CEE's low interest financing and utility rebates.
To schedule your visit:
SIGN UP ONLINE AT: mncee.org/hes-slp OR call (612) 335-5874
This program is a partnership of the City of St. Louis Park, CEE, CenterPoint Energy and Xcel Energy.
updated: Thursday, December 12, 2013
A number of low interest loans are available for home remodeling and rehabilitation thanks to the City of St. Louis Park's partnership with state agencies and local lenders. For more information about any of the programs listed here, call the Community Development office at (952) 924-2196 or e-mail email@example.com. Interest rates...
updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014
The city matches 50% of the utility rebates for energy efficient furnaces, water heaters, air conditioners, in addition to air sealing and insulation. Simply mail a copy of the utility rebate you received within one year of the rebate check date to: City of St. Louis Park, Community Development Department, 5005 Minnetonka Blvd., St. Louis...
updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013
To promote high quality home remodeling, the City of St. Louis Park partners with the Center for Energy and Environment (CEE) to make the services of a remodeling advisor available to St. Louis Park homeowners. CEE is an independent, nonprofit organization that works to promote public interest through the responsible and efficient use of natural and...
updated: Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Townhome and condominium associations that need help financing improvements to common areas, can petition the City of St. Louis Park to create a Housing Improvement Area (HIA). The association must show that it is unable to obtain a loan through conventional sources. The HIA enables the city to provide a low interest loan that is repaid...