6 Secrets to Increasing your Home’s Curb Appeal

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Spring is the season for boosting curb appeal. Your Champlin-area showpiece comes into full glory in a springtime setting of blossoms and buds. You have a challenge, though, to squeeze as much curb appeal into Minnesota’s short spring season. Instead of depending on greenery, some of your strategies for increasing curb appeal will focus on permanent, eye-catching improvements. Continue reading “6 Secrets to Increasing your Home’s Curb Appeal”

4 Ways Your Home Can Benefit From New Shingles

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Whether you’ve owned your current home in Champlin for many years or you’re in the process of building your castle in the suburb now, one of the most important components of contributing to the value, appearance, and safety of your home is its roof.  There’s lots of benefits to choosing new shingles when a home’s roof needs to be completely replaced, is in disrepair in certain spots, or needs to be installed for the very first time; here’s a look at some of those benefits: Continue reading “4 Ways Your Home Can Benefit From New Shingles”

Beware of Spring Storm Chasers

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As spring swirls into summer, the seasons’ storms increase. With each new downpour and fierce wind, old roofs take their toll. During the upcoming months, many fly-by-night or inexperienced Twin Cities roofers also seem to “blow in” to the neighborhood to try to secure tons of new projects in a short period of time. Be wary. Continue reading “Beware of Spring Storm Chasers”

Budgeting for the Cost of a Roof Replacement

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Since your roof is necessary to maintain the integrity, safety, and curb appeal of your home, it’s critical to get a damaged or old roof replaced as soon as possible. Fortunately, with so many payment options, your roof replacement cost no longer needs to be a concern. Here are some ways you can pay for your roof replacement cost: Continue reading “Budgeting for the Cost of a Roof Replacement”

How to Tell the Difference Between Shingles

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You may have heard the Inuit have more than 50 names for snow. Where you or I might just see a few white flakes, or a snowbank, these hardy Arctic Circle citizens see nuances, differences, and subtleties. Even though it sounds like a legend, it is a truth first set down by an anthropologist in 1911. Just as true is that many people cannot tell the difference in shingles between a particular style or brand. Once you learn to tell the difference in shingles, though, you will come to know two major names.  Continue reading “How to Tell the Difference Between Shingles”

The Astounding Impact of a New Front Door


There are probably several enterprising ways to spend your home improvement budget – a glamorous kitchen remodel with granite counter-tops, or possibly a shiny new bathroom? However, there are surprisingly few improvements more rewarding than installing a new front door. Here are 7 advantages of a new front door: Continue reading “The Astounding Impact of a New Front Door”

What You Need to Know About Dynamic Home Design

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Midwest Roofing, Siding & Windows, Inc. has served Plymouth and the Twin Cities area for over 40 years, so we are your go to experts when your home’s in need of new windows, repairs or a complete window update.  Your home’s windows define your homes’ style and gives a clear indication as to how you maintain your property. Continue reading “What You Need to Know About Dynamic Home Design”