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Asphalt Shingles: 9 Advantages & Drawbacks

If you’re building a home this summer or getting ready to replace your existing roof, chances are you’ve considered installing asphalt shingles. Asphalt has long been the most popular roofing material on the market, primarily due to its affordable price point and design versatility. However, historic popularity doesn’t necessarily mean they’re the best choice for every homeowner’s needs or design goals. If you’re considering asphalt shingles for your new roof, take a couple of minutes to learn about their pros and cons from the roofing contractors at Keyprime Roofing.

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Trying to Beat the Summer Heat? 3 Energy-Efficient Roof Installation Options

Did you know your roof plays an integral role in indoor temperature maintenance? Or that the materials your roof is made out of can either improve or decrease your household energy efficiency? At Keyprime Roofing, we know how important the right roofing materials are for both performance and longevity. To help you make an informed decision, we’ve outlined which roofing options are your best bet for combating summer heat while keeping your monthly energy bills reasonable.

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Summer Roof Maintenance: 4 Valuable Tips

Winter isn’t the only time you need to practice routine roof maintenance — ongoing roof care is a year-round endeavor! Though winter snow and ice dam removal comprise the majority of the requisite roof maintenance homeowners should perform, the summer season also comes with its fair share of potentially damaging weather conditions. And if you neglect routine maintenance throughout the year, your roof is at a higher risk for damage and deterioration. Below, our Keyprime Roofing team has outlined essential maintenance tips for keeping your roof in top form all year long.

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Routine Maintenance: 5 Tips To Extend the Life of Your Roof

Planning to replace your old roof? Then you need to know how to care for it properly. A new roof is a substantial investment, and when properly maintained, it can last for decades. When neglected, however, even a brand new roof can suffer unnecessary damage or deterioration that will ultimately shorten its lifespan. If you’re not quite sure how to help your roof stand the test of time, our Keyprime Roofing team explains a few useful tips below.

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Do You Need Roof Repair or Replacement? How to Tell the Difference

Did your roof recently suffer damage? Has it deteriorated over time? Given the critical role your roof plays in protecting your home (and you), it’s essential that you deal with the issue as promptly as possible. At Keyprime Roofing, we know it can be difficult to determine whether your roof requires a few simple repairs, or if a replacement is on the horizon. To help you better recognize the difference, we’ve compiled a collection of considerations below.

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Looking for Low-Maintenance Siding? These 3 Materials Fit the Bill

Is your siding reaching the end of its functional life? Are you building a new home? When it comes to siding options, most homeowners prefer a low-maintenance solution, simply because siding maintenance isn’t at the top of anyone’s to-do list. Does that sound like you? Below, our Keyprime Roofing team dicusses the details on three of the lowest maintenance siding solutions that deliver excellent exterior pro

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Can Energy-Efficient Windows Help You Beat the Summer Heat?

Spring has finally landed in the Twin Cities, which means our notorious summer heat and humidity aren’t far off. If you’ve been searching for home improvements to help you beat the summer heat and lower your annual energy costs, energy-efficient windows might be on your radar. Are they an effective choice? Should you make the investment? Our window contractors at Keyprime Roofing break down the details below.

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How KEYPRIME is handling the COVID-19 pandemic

Local and federal governments have deemed us essential. We thank you for helping us to maintain our business. Keyprime is open and taking the steps listed below during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Flipping a House This Spring? How to Achieve a Complete Exterior Makeover

Planning to flip a house this year? Or are you getting ready to sell your primary residence? You already know how critical curb appeal is for getting buyers interested in your property, so now is the time to start planning out your exterior renovations. Restoring and updating a property requires a substantial amount of time if you go it alone. And, unfortunately, unless you’re well-versed in contracting work, unexpected obstacles often complicate the process further.

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4 Signs of Post-Winter Siding Damage

As the snow and ice recede, it’s important to inspect your home’s exterior for signs of winter weather-related damage. We all know how harsh Minnesota winters can be, and unfortunately, all that wind and frozen water can wreak havoc on your home. At Keyprime Roofing, we know catching minor signs of damage as early as possible is your best bet for avoiding extensive (and expensive) home repairs, which makes a springtime inspection an absolute necessity. As you’re making your rounds around your property, keep an eye out for these four signs of siding damage:

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