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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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Comfort and Value in the Home You Already Have

With new construction and newer houses out of reach or not available, many northern Wisconsin homeowners are deciding to stay longer in the home they already have. For others, it means maximizing and protecting their investment for the future. Unless you need to relocate, are you interested in making the most of your home now? … Read more

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Winter Roof Installation

We’re often asked if we install our metal roofs even in the middle of a northern winter.  Yes! You can install a metal roof in the winter, but you probably shouldn’t install an asphalt roof.  Asphalt needs higher ambient temperatures for the adhesive to bond and the shingles to stay attached to the deck. When … Read more

Why You Should Choose a Metal Roof for Your House

Why You Should Choose a Metal Roof for Your House

As a homeowner, you want the best for your house. Therefore, you should protect your space. Your roof protects your home from outside elements and makes your home habitable. Don’t settle for any roof when you can choose a metal one. Keep reading to find out why you should choose a metal roof for your … Read more

The Main Components of a Metal Roof You Need to Know

The Main Components of a Metal Roof You Need to Know

  Every homeowner should have a rough timeline of when their roof will need replacing— especially if they regularly maintain their metal roof. If you want a roof that lasts way longer than traditional shingles, you need to consider installing a metal roof. Although it costs a bit more than an average roof, the investment … Read more

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Tips and tools to help you find the right roof

Re-roofing can be a painful process, but it doesn’t have to be. Finding the right roof for your northern Wisconsin or UP home will include some decisions on how you want your new roof to perform. The first step to a worry-free roofing future is to set your criteria. The metrics you use to choose … Read more

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How do you make a sustainable roofing choice?

We can make sustainable choices in the autos we purchase and use or collect energy for our homes. Now, you can make a sustainable roofing choice for your northern Wisconsin home…and all the way into the UP! First, the basics:  The very least sustainable roofing choice is asphalt.  The most stainable choice in roofing is … Read more

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Snow: Protecting Your Roof and Home

When winter arrives in Northern Wisconsin and the UP, as temperatures drop, take care of your roof. It takes a  beating from nasty weather, and snowfall can put a lot of weight on it. The amount of rain, snow, and sleet we get in the winter can be tough on your roof and gutters. Ventilating … 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