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Roof Warranty: Quality Makes a Difference

Here is another peek into the things that contractors often do not understand about metal roofing. In this article, we will look at the critical topic of Warranties, and how they differ for product and workmanship quality.  Builder Grade Products or The Real Deal In the construction industry, there have often been two general levels … Read more

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Preparing for Winter: High Winds

No, we don’t have many…if any…palm trees. But, here in Northern Wisconsin, homeowners are concerned these days about high winds. Preparing for High Winds Over the past year, the construction industry has taken a serious look at roof performance following the major hurricanes that devastated Florida, Texas, and the Caribbean during the 2017 season. As … Read more

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Metal Roofing Protects Your Home: Temperature Extremes

Typical construction methods attempt to deal with temperature extremes, both hot and cold, through insulation. The desire is to maintain comfortable temperatures inside the home as economically as possible. While insulation provides thermal mass to prevent heat migration in or out of your home, building science is showing us other, sometimes better, ways to do … Read more

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Roof Weight: Find Out What’s Weighing You Down

Here’s an article addressing something of considerable substance: the weight of your home’s roof. How much do different roofing materials weigh? How does roof weight affect your home’s energy efficiency, value, and other things? Read on as we address those questions and more. Your Current Roof It’s important to understand your current roof system. Things … Read more

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Wind Resistance

Here in The North Woods, wind resistance is important for your roof. Your roof provides ultimate protection for your home and your belongings. If anything jeopardizes the protection given by your home’s roof, the protection of everything in your home is jeopardized. Most roofing materials depend on gravity and their own weight for wind resistance, … Read more

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Metal Roofing with Style, Energy Efficiency and Proven Performance

The benefits offered by today’s metal roofing allow homeowners to upgrade their homes with products of lasting value. While other roofs quickly diminish in value as they age, metal roofs provide the following lasting benefits: Proven performance expectation of 50+ years Beautiful styles to match any home or neighborhood Interlocking panels for maximum wind resistance … Read more

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When is a Metal Roof Worth the Investment?

When it comes to your Wisconsin home, making the right roofing decision is important. How much should you spend? Which roof will be the best value for your investment? The benefits of metal roofing have gotten a lot of press in recent years. But everyone knows, too, that a metal roof is a higher investment … Read more

Protect Your Family and Home with a Weather-Resistant Steel Roof

When you live in Wisconsin and Michigan’s upper peninsula, you know how cold it can be. Furthermore, you’re also aware of the damage that heavy storms can wreak on your roof and siding. If you’re planning to replace your roof this year, you may want to consider having a metal, rather than a traditional asphalt … Read more

Why Metal Roofs are Becoming a Top Choice for Residential Roofs!

The time has come to put a new roof on your home and you’re bewildered by all of the choices available. You want the most reliable roof for your home, yet one that’s cost-effective and works within your budget. Ideally, you’d probably like to avoid putting another roof on your home for the rest of … Read more

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Are You Looking for Ways to Increase the Value of Your Home?

Specialty metal roofing may resonate with you as it not only protects and beautifies your home; it will increase the value of your investment. Increase the Value of Your Home Historically, the Cost vs Value Report by Remodeling Magazine has found that high-end roofing adds over 60% of its cost to the value of the … Read more