4 Ways Winter Can Harm Your Roof and What To Do About Them

Cabin in Winter with snow on the roof

For all of its fairytale charm and cozy warmth, winter brings a multitude of cautions and potential problems for homeowners. Most of these problems are things homeowners incorporate into their yearly routine. You know when it gets to be mid-November to turn off the outdoor faucets, to check insulation, to plastic seal any old windows, …


The Value of Home Improvements

Brick House sunset nice neighborhood

When you think about home improvements, it’s important to think about how, when you bought your home, certain factors helped make your decision. First of all, you probably had a list of dealbreakers. These are things you either couldn’t live with, or couldn’t live without. They’re different for everybody, but probably took the form of: …


Shingle Warranties: Myth and Fact

damaged asphalt shingles

Debunking common but costly beliefs about asphalt roofing shingles We do some great-looking roofs. When it comes to durability, the universe is at peace when you’re not worrying about leaks, damage or shingles being blown off due to a storm. But when your roof does demand attention, you want to get back to everything being …


DIY Home Improvement Projects That Add Value to Your Home

Do you have a long wish-list of remodels and projects around your home? While a new roof can add thousands of dollars of value to your home, we realize that a new roof might be lower on your wishlist. We’ve put together a list of 5 easy DIY home improvement projects to help increase the …


Can Your Roof Increase Your Home Value?

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You love your roof, right? What’s not to love. It’s always there, keeping you and your family safe from all kinds of nasty things that fall from the sky in this part of the world. Your roof is a valuable part of your house! Many people have asphalt roofing. Asphalt roofing is still the most …


How to Hire the Right Contractor

Roofing the Fox 11 Fieldhouse in Green Bay

“My cousin Steve knows a guy who’ll do that for two-hundred bucks.” We’ve all heard something similar to that expression before. The truth is, it can be difficult to know how to hire the right contractor. Whatever your need – plumbing, construction, roofing, HVAC, there are likely dozens of options in your region all throwing …


The Future of Your Roof

Solar Panels sitting on a roof

Your roof has a story. Its past is important. What’s just as important is its future. The future of your roof means more than just the materials it will be made out of in 2050. We’ll talk about that. It also means how well your roof is going to be able to stand up to …


Worry-Free Roofing and Gutters

It’s spring! If there’s one thing everybody’s looking forward to, it’s getting back up on their ladders and checking out the winter’s damage to their roofing or gutters, right? Okay, we apologize for opening with some light-hearted sarcasm. In all seriousness, though, your roof and gutters can give you a lot of worries. Storm damage, …


What Would Your Gutters Say If They Could Talk?

It’s safe to say that Spring is upon us. In addition to the regular cleaning, packing away summer clothing and unburying the bike and tennis rackets, Spring also means paying extra attention to your roof and gutters. We regularly use our block to write about the importance of keeping your roof happy and healthy, but …


Tips for Hiring the Right Contractor

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Hiring the right contractor is a crucial step towards achieving a great new roof! It’s easy to do some online research and pick out a contractor. We’ve taken that a step further and put together a contractor checklist and contractor hiring tips to help you find the right contractor. It’s important to us that you …