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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

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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

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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

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Solar Energy and Energy Savings from Your WI Roof

Today, energy and its costs are top-of-mind for more of us than ever before. How can we maximize our resources to reduce the cost of energy now and in the future?  Cost-Effective Solar Energy: PV Solar Mounted Panels The current reality is that traditional crystalline photovoltaic solar panels offer the most cost-effective energy production. Their … Read more

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Metal Roofing ? Here are 4-Signs Pointing to Yes.

Are you looking for a new roof? Or have you been putting off searching for one because you know it’s going to be difficult? Roofing technology has advanced tremendously in the last few decades with new options and features for beauty and sustainability. Metal has become more than a trend; it’s a versatile roofing solution. … Read more

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Time to buy a new roof? It’s decision time.

It’s decision time. Choosing a roof for your Wisconsin home can be difficult; it’s not a decision you need to make often.  There are many ways to choose a roof. A personal choice of criteria like appearance, longevity, and durability should impact your decision. Cost is essential, but a new roof should include value. Here … Read more

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4 Ways an American Metal Roof Saves Money and Time

When it’s time to buy a new roof, you can save money with metal. Here are just 4 ways an investment in quality pays you back while adding value to your home.  Eliminates roof replacement cost  Works well with solar panels  Reduces your energy costs  Minimizes roof maintenance costs An American metal roofing provides many … Read more

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Roof Warranty? Why you need 2 for the protection of your home.

As a wise consumer, we understand that you research product and service warranties for every significant purchase to protect your investment. A new roof is a major investment.  When you purchase a new roof, you should receive 2 warranties in writing.  The 1st comes from the manufacturer covering the integrity of their product. The 2nd … 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