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Make Your Own Power with the Right Solar Panels and the Right Metal Roof

For many northern Wisconsin homeowners, solar panels offer opportunities to save money and make your own power. Roof Mounted Solar Panels Roof-mounted solar panels are an excellent way to generate free power by taking advantage of space you aren’t using- the top of your home. Your roof is perfect for solar power generation: wide, smooth, … Read more

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Here in the North Country Roof Ventilation is a Big Deal

When you re-roof your home, it is the perfect time to make sure that your home’s attic ventilation is functioning properly. That’s why we start every roof inspection with an attic inspection. 3 Reasons Why Good Ventilation is a Big Deal Prevents mold and rot. Recent years have brought building science technologies that are making … Read more

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4 Things Contractors Don’t Know About Metal Roofing and Energy Efficiency

Many homeowners choose metal roofs because they learn that these roofs can save the environment – and their wallets – through energy efficiency. That’s very true, but not all metal roof installations are the same in terms of energy efficiency. The level of energy efficiency achieved with metal roofing is dependent upon the knowledge of … Read more

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The Financial Impact of Metal Roofing: Reduced Energy Costs

Summer will come to Northern Wisconsin. And when it does, our quality metal roofing systems will reduce home energy costs by keeping homes naturally cooler in hot weather and reducing summer air conditioning demand. 3 Ways  Our Metal Roofing Systems Can Reduce Energy Costs Special coatings of reflective pigment reflect away radiant heat. All the … Read more

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Metal Roofing: Saving and Harnessing Energy with Your Home’s Roof

  Energy is increasingly a key factor to consider when making decisions for home improvements. How do we save or create energy for the future? It’s very practical to think about the durability or sustainability of the materials we use in our homes, not just as an environmental concern, but in terms of the cost … Read more

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A New Roof:Solar Energy May Be Part of Your Solution

When it’s time to replace the roof on your Wisconsin home, or it’s time to choose a roof for new construction, it’s time to consider the impact of your roofing decision on your future energy use. This is your window of opportunity to avoid costly rework and expensive energy.  Every Roofing Decision Affects Your Future … Read more

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A Wisconsin Green Home for Fall: 7 Ideas for Efficiency Upgrades

While we love to talk about the environmental benefits of our beautiful metal roofs, we also enjoy sharing other tips for making your northern Wisconsin home more energy efficient and “green”. Here are a few ideas you may want to consider for your home this fall. Have a home energy audit done by an independent … Read more