BEI Exterior Maintenance's owner Walt Burris began his roofing career in 1978 by selling roofs to homeowners.
learned about the roofing process not only as a salesman, but also as a roofer.
knowledge continued to grow as he
developed Burris Enterprises Incorporated
Over those years Walt gain experience as a roofer, as well as learning what homeowners were looking for when they shopped for a new roof.
In 1994 Walt
wife Ellen began BEI Exterior Maintenance
, a subsidiary of Burris Enterprises, Inc.
In the early years of the business, BEI
was purely a roofing company, but that all changed in 1996 with one of the single largest hail storms to hit the Twin Cities region.
About one third of the areas roofs required attention, which upset the normal life cycle of roofs in the region.
The aftermath of the 1996 hailstorm found Walt diversifying BEI Exterior Maintenance's
roofing focus by adding exterior construction to the services they provide.
As the company has grown over the years, Walt
and Ellen have been joined by their son David in leading this award winning company with its experienced teams of roofing and construction professionals.
As a licensed Minnesota Multi Housing Association roofing instructor, Walt provides quality leadership to the company.