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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

ice dams

Up on the Rooftop: Ice Dams

Here in Northern Wisconsin, severe winter weather is inevitable. Snow can turn into rooftop ice dams and become stressful for homeowners due to the damage they can cause. So, why do  ice dams occur and why should you be concerned about them? Ice dams occur when snow melts over the living spaces of your home … 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

Time to batten down the hatches

Is Your Northern Wisconsin Roof Prepared for Winter?

Early fall is the perfect time to check out your Northern Wisconsin roof to make sure it is prepared for winter. Getting out the binoculars and taking a stroll around your home’s perimeter while peering up at the roof can help you decide whether your roof is “good to go” for the winter or, if … Read more

The Top 5 Benefits of Metal Roofing

If you think of metal roofs, your first thought might be of industrial-looking sheets used only by commercial roofing companies. But metal roofing has come a long way, and it’s now a premier choice for roofing single-family houses. Part of that has to do with the fact that metal roofing can be quite affordable, but … Read more

3 Advantages to Metal Roofing

It silently protects you every day from the rain, snow, sleet, and every other element mother nature throws at you. Rarely appreciated, but consistently utilized. Most people only think about the roof over their head once there’s a leak to deal with. If you find yourself in this position it might be time to think … Read more