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What To Expect During a New Roof Installation

What To Expect During a New Roof Installation

Over time, roofs can experience wear and tear and may need repairs or replacements. If you have decided it’s time to replace your roof, it’s beneficial to know more about the process. Here’s what to expect during a new roof installation. Removal of Old Roofing Material The first step in the roof installation process is … Read more

Pros and Cons of Aluminum Roofing for Your Home

Pros and Cons of Aluminum Roofing for Your Home

Metal roofing is becoming more popular among homeowners. You can choose from various metals for your roof, including aluminum. It’s helpful to understand the advantages and disadvantages of the materials so you can determine the best option for your home. Here are the pros and cons of aluminum roofing for your home. Aluminum Roofing Manufacturers … Read more

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A Call for Better Housing

Hurricane Ian ravaged Florida and the rest of the Southern U.S. on September 28th. Many lost their lives, and thousands who were displaced returned to devastated homes and communities. Sadly, many lost their lives as well. Here in northern Wisconsin, we were not much impacted by this storm as it moved through the southern and … Read more

Metal vs. Asphalt Roofs: The Pros and Cons

Metal vs. Asphalt Roofs: The Pros and Cons

When deciding what roofing material to use for your home, you must understand the pros and cons of each option. Metal and asphalt shingles are both popular material options for roofs. Here’s a guide on the pros and cons of metal vs. asphalt roofs. Metal Roofs Metal roofing is a durable and long-lasting material to … Read more

How Metal Roofs Help Protect Against Extreme Weather

How Metal Roofs Help Protect Against Extreme Weather

Unfortunately, we can’t control the weather. We can, however, control what roofing materials we use for our homes. Metal roofing is a strategic and effective way to protect your home from dangerous weather conditions. Here’s how metal roofs help protect against extreme weather. Durability The first way metal roofs help protect against extreme weather is … Read more

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Why choose an aluminum roof for your home?

You have choices when considering a new roof for your northern Wisconsin home. Some options are better than others. However, aluminum roofing is always a great choice. Here’s some history on aluminum and an explanation of why it’s excellent roofing material.  According to aluminum.org, two scientists on opposite ends of the world discovered how to extract … Read more

5 Common Misconceptions About Metal Roofs

5 Common Misconceptions About Metal Roofs

Metal roofs are a fantastic addition to any home or business, but many people feel hesitant to make the switch because of the mainstream misconceptions about this roofing material. There are several rumors floating around about metal roofs, and it’s time to put those myths to rest. This guide explains five common misconceptions about metal … Read more

3 Tips on Cleaning and Maintaining Your Metal Roof

3 Tips on Cleaning and Maintaining Your Metal Roof

Metal roofs need regular maintenance and cleaning like any other part of your home. While metal roofs are typically low maintenance, they still need occasional attention. Here are three tips on cleaning and maintaining your metal roof. Follow Proper Safety Precautions The first tip for cleaning and maintaining your metal roof is to follow proper … Read more

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Your Northern Wisconsin Home & Reflective Metal Roofing

Home heating and cooling have become crucial globally; solutions that work together to move towards an energy-efficient home are increasingly valuable. One change many homeowners should consider is switching out their existing roof for reflective metal roofing.  Why Reflective Metal Roofing for Northern WI & the U.P? Our metal roofs employ heat-reflective coatings that lower … Read more

3 Tips on Painting Your Existing Metal Roof

3 Tips on Painting Your Existing Metal Roof

Adding a fresh coat of paint to your metal roof can make your home or business look presentable while adding some curb appeal to the property. But there are some tips you’ll want to follow to get the job done right. Here are three tips on painting your existing metal roof. Remove Old Paint The … Read more