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Buying A New Roof

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The Shingle Best Decision

When it comes to roofing, you have a lot of choices. In this post, we’ll take a look at the Pros and Cons for 3 very common roofing shingles; shingle types commonly used in northern Wisconsin. Asphalt/Fiberglass Shingles Pros: Inexpensive, easy to install, readily available Cons: 2.5 – 4.25 pounds per square foot, failure-prone sealants, … Read more

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Research: Roofing Materials for Northern Wisconsin

Researching roofing materials can turn up a lot of choices for your home or investment property. To help with your research for a new roof, in this post we’ll take a look at the Pros and Cons for 3 very common roofing materials used in Northern Wisconsin: Asphalt/Fiberglass Shingles Pros: Inexpensive, easy to install, readily … Read more

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American Metal Roofs of Wisconsin Asks: Do You Need to Vent?

You may have more reasons to vent, but in this article…we’re talking about your roof. Good ventilation of your Wisconsin roof does 2 things very well: prevent mold and and prevent ice damming. Nobody wants mold. Mold is caused by a combination of moisture, warmth and stillness.  When water leaks from the roof into the attic … Read more

November veterans rebate

A Month of Thankfulness: Roof Rebate for Veterans

During the month of November,  we honor and appreciate the many sacrifices of the active and veteran members of the U.S. and Canadian Armed Forces, with a special roof rebate. Your dedication and willingness to put yours and your family’s agenda’s aside and rise to the call to protect ideals and individuals. We humbly thank … Read more

cold and green

American Metal Roof Asks: Do Cold and Green Go Together?

Why yes! Cold and Green do go together here in the north as we prepare our homes and other structures for dropping temperatures with energy efficiency in mind. Here are a few suggestions for making that match: Top off your attic insulation. It tends to settle over the years and, as it settles, its insulation … Read more

DIY Metal Roofing

Time for DIY Metal Roofing for Your Home

Thinking about putting a new roof on your Wisconsin home? Have your considered metal roofing DIY? Save More than Installation Fees Using DIY Metal Roofing Metal roofing can help you save on energy costs, repairs, maintenance, roof replacement and more. Our products carry the best warranties in the business, so you can be certain of … Read more

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Roofing Terms: A Short Vocabulary Lesson

With summer wrapping up and fall fast approaching, many homeowners may find themselves saying “…we need to get this roof replaced before winter.” If that’s you, we want to provide a short session of roofing school for common roofing terms that can help you ask a roofing contractor good questions, understand the answers, and make … Read more