& Tools for Dakota County
Homebuyers & Homeowners
Tips and resources about low interest home improvement loans,
weatherization grants, mortgage foreclosure prevention resources,
downpayment assistance loans for purchasing bank-owned foreclosed
properties that are available in Dakota County.
NAME of PRESENTERS: Dan Rogness & Melissa Taphorn, Dakota
County Community Development Agency
BIOs of PRESENTERS: Dan Rogness is the Director of Community
Revitalization at the Dakota County Community Development
Agency (CDA) and Melissa Taphorn is the Assistant Director
of Community Revitalization. They lead a staff of trained
professionals in the CDA's Homeownership Connection services
that provide resources to help homebuyers and homeowners in
Dakota County be successful.
Demonstration of a unique notification system that is designed
to protect any object you want protected.
NAME_of_PRESENTER: Mark Silveira
Mark Silveria is educated in the area of Psychology and Counseling
and has spoken on the subject in hundreds of occasions. Mark
says, "When exposed to the technology I will be demonstrating
what I thought it would be an amazing way to protect people
and their belongings. Besides, the inventor of this device
trully cares about people."
Come, watch, listen and learn
how easy Faux Finishing can be!
Featuring: Rip, Dip, and Stick
Now you can change a dull room in your house into an elegant
masterpiece. Become a master of Faux finish with three simple
steps. Rip - Dip - Stick."
You Need to Know about Windows”
TIME: 12:00 Noon BOTH Saturday and Sunday
DESCRIPTION: What to look for when buying a quality window.
There are different kinds of window replacements.
· Full frame replacement vs. insert replacement
· Wood vs. vinyl and composite windows
John will go through various components of a window and the
latest technologies, and what windows are best for our Minnesota
climate. He will advise what windows work best for your home.
This presentation is not a promotion for one particular product,
but covers a complete range of window products and installation
NAME_of_PRESENTER: John Kooiman
BIO_of_PRESENTER: John Kooiman- Sales professional who has
spent 20 years working in the home improvement business. Hegives
window and siding seminars at home shows and on local cable
tv. He has been a member in the development of products and
services for major manufactures. John is one of the most trusted
sales persons in the home improvement business.