Three Popular Shingle Colors for Minnesota Homes
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Three Popular Shingle Colors for Minnesota Homes

A new set of shingles can certainly add a regal flair to your home—plus, of course, protect it from the elements. But when it comes to such renovations, who says you shouldn’t have a little fun? Take a look at some of the hottest roofing colors of the season below, courtesy of Gassen Construction & Maintenance, your Eden Prairie roofing company.

Get Green Roofing to Make the Neighbors Green With Envy

Starting this post off with a bang—it’s green! Though we admit it’s not the first choice on the radar of many Minnesotan homeowners, its unique pizazz can create some show-stopping exterior designs. Pair it with deeper, more natural siding tones to create that perfect cottage-in-the-woods feel.

That being said, you can pull off a red house and green shingles, too, if you’re truly looking for something novel. Just make sure that each hue is understated or subtle enough that the colors work with, not against, one another. Your roofing contractor can help you tweak things until you find the perfect shade. You can also

Gray Shingles: A Faithful Old Standby

For those with a wilder siding color, gray roofing shingles might just be what you need to ground your exterior’s style. A ubiquitous choice, it works with nearly any siding color, letting you go wild with the latter’s colors and textures. Always wanted a blue house? Yellow? Brown? Now's your chance; gray shingles will play the perfect harmony. Trust us; as a siding contractor and a roofing company, we’d know.

Embrace Warm and Toasty Browns

Brown is one of the few colors—along with gray—that you can go monochrome with. In other words, a brown roof with brown siding will go wonderfully; just make sure the colors are different enough that they don’t get lost in one another, visually speaking. Don’t be afraid to get a second opinion from your roofer.

Brown, like gray, is a popular shingle choice for a reason. It goes with nearly any exterior style, from rustic to modern. Unlike gray, though, it tends to bring out the warmer tones in your exterior decor, so keep that in mind while choosing siding and sprucing up the yard.

Gassen Construction & Maintenance: Your All-Around Exterior Renovation Partners

Roofing, windows, siding, front doors, gutters—you name it and we’ve got just the team for the job. Get all your exterior needs taken care of from one quality provider: Gassen Construction & Maintenance. Give our Eden Prairie office a call today at 952-922-5575.

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