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Why a Metal Roof Is the Superior Choice

Why a Metal Roof Is the Superior Choice

Everyone wants a strong roof for their home that combats the outside elements. There are so many roofing materials that pride themselves on being “the best” or “greatest” roofing option. However, the metal roof outshines them every time. Keep reading to learn why a metal roof is the superior choice! Durable The most impressive aspect ... Read more ...
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Winter Roof Installation

We’re often asked if we install our metal roofs even in the middle of a northern winter.  Yes! You can install a metal roof in the winter, but you probably shouldn’t install an asphalt roof.  Asphalt needs higher ambient temperatures for the adhesive to bond and the shingles to stay attached to the deck. When ... Read more ...
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3 Benefits of Using Metal Roofing Contractors

3 Benefits of Using Metal Roofing Contractors

Your roof is one of the most important elements of your home. It protects you from the outside elements and debris. Therefore, it’s essential to have a quality roof. When it’s time to install your home’s roof, you want a quality professional. Check out these three benefits of using metal roofing contractors for beneficial information. ... Read more ...
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Why You Should Choose a Metal Roof for Your House

Why You Should Choose a Metal Roof for Your House

As a homeowner, you want the best for your house. Therefore, you should protect your space. Your roof protects your home from outside elements and makes your home habitable. Don’t settle for any roof when you can choose a metal one. Keep reading to find out why you should choose a metal roof for your ... Read more ...
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Metal Roof Cost vs. Asphalt Roof Cost

A common myth about metal roofing is that it costs more than common roofing materials, like asphalt.  A metal roof usually costs more than an asphalt roof here in northern Wisconsin and Michigan’s UP. However, over time, the total investment is less with cold-weather protection from damage, low maintenance, long life, and home value. It’s ... Read more ...
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Best Metal Roofing Material for Windy Areas

Best Metal Roofing Material for Windy Areas

The roofing market is huge; there are so many options. However, depending on the region you live in, you need specific roofing materials. For example, if you live in regions with high winds, metal roofing is the top choice. Check out our list of the best metal roofing material for windy areas. Aluminum Aluminum metal ... Read more ...
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Does a Metal Roof Need to Be Vented?

Does a Metal Roof Need to Be Vented?

Remodeling your home can be a long and stressful process. One thing you should consider during this is your roof and whether it has proper ventilation. You may not even be sure that your roof has ventilation at all. If you have a metal roof or are considering getting one, you may ask yourself, “Does ... Read more ...
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Your Roof:Storm Damage from wind, rain, and soon snow. Are you ready?

How Can You Prepare for Roof Storm Damage?  Fall is full of wind and rain here in Northern Wisconsin. Weather systems can converge on us quickly and leave roof damage in their trail.  Protecting your roof means protecting your home and all it contains. What can you do to prepare? What to do before the ... Read more ...
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The Main Components of a Metal Roof You Need to Know

The Main Components of a Metal Roof You Need to Know

  Every homeowner should have a rough timeline of when their roof will need replacing. If you want a roof that lasts way longer than traditional shingles, you need to consider installing a metal roof. Although it costs a bit more than an average roof, the investment is worth it due to the less intense ... Read more ...
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Metal Roofing Materials That Look Like Shingles

Metal Roofing Materials That Look Like Shingles

When most people think of metal roofs, they tend to think of industrial buildings and shacks that just have metal sheets or slats. This is not the only option you have for your home. Metal roofs now come in a wide variety of shapes and styles. If you’re looking to invest in a metal roof ... Read more ...
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Metal Roof Installation from our Local Employee Teams

When it’s time to buy a new roof, what do you think matters most? Of course, the material, color, and style all make a difference, but the installation will make or break a roof.  “I’d rather have a well-installed roof with mediocre materials than a poorly-installed roof with great materials.”  -Todd Miller, President of Classic ... Read more ...
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3 Ventilation Options for Your Metal Roof

3 Ventilation Options for Your Metal Roof

Condensation can happen when warm moist air comes into contact with a colder surface. Everyone who’s ever had a cool drink in an aluminum container on a warm day knows the container will become damp with condensation. The same thing might happen inside your house. Condensation can form if you have an open-air space, such as an attic or ... Read more ...
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