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Tips To Prepare for Your Home Roof Replacement

Tips To Prepare for Your Home Roof Replacement

A roof replacement can bring many changes to your home, whether they’re temporary or permanent. Along with these changes come many adjustments. For this reason, it’s important to prepare yourself and your family for the moment roofers arrive on your driveway. Follow this guide for some tips to prepare for your home roof replacement. Clean … Read more

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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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There’s No Place Like Home Under a Metal Roof

What does a metal roof have to do with a classic phrase? In his book, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, L. Frank Baum says something that has been quoted millions of times since: “There’s no place like home.”  Few of us have difficulty picturing Dorothy in the movie clicking the heels of her ruby slippers … Read more

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What did Wayne Gretzky have to say about roofing?

Roofing, just like technology, is following Moore’s Law which addresses the ever-increasing speed of change and advancement. We are seeing a rapid succession of product developments, and the inclusion of technology in such roofing areas as measuring, marketing, estimating, visualizing, and sales. These are exciting times. The Hall of Fame hockey player Wayne Gretzky often … 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