Industry Advice2020-03-06T11:41:47-06:00

Industry Advice

Your Exterior Home Remodel – Everything You Need to Know

Exterior remodeling can be overwhelming, especially if this is your first big renovation project, but it’s worth it. An exterior remodel can completely transform the look of your home, better protect you from unwanted damages, and lower your energy bills while raising your home value. When you start the [...]

March 10th, 2021|

Ice Dams: Why They’re Dangerous & How To Fix Them

Wisconsin winters are as beautiful as they are cold. While a fresh snowfall is great for sledding, snowmobiling, and making snowmen, it’s also sure to create ice dams all over your neighborhood. We’ve had extreme amounts of ice damming this season in particular, when compared to our average winter. [...]

January 18th, 2021|

What Affects the Cost of a Home Remodel?

You may be interested in remodeling your home for a wide variety of reasons: for aesthetic purposes to ensure the safety of your home, especially following damages caused by a weather event to add value to your home as you’re looking to sell you recently purchased a new home [...]

September 30th, 2020|

Asphalt Shingle Manufacturers

Considering getting new shingles? On this blog, we’ve talked about different shingle materials, but it’s important to consider not just the material, but the brand as well. Asphalt shingles are the most popular shingle material because of their economical pricing, long lifespan for the low price, little need for [...]

March 15th, 2018|

Reading Reviews: A Quick Guide for Consumers

Online reviews can be a very helpful guiding tool for consumers making purchasing decisions, especially regarding contractors. Reviews can help build trust in a business, relate important information to potential customers, and show previous work. The most popular review sites for construction and renovation-based companies are Google, the Better [...]

March 1st, 2018|

Your Guide to 10 Popular Countertop Materials Used in Homes

Your countertops play an important role in your kitchen. They make or break your kitchen’s look, provide a surface for you to handle your food and other everyday things, and are exposed to many different foodstuffs, drinks, and chemicals. With so many different and appealing options—that are influenced by [...]

November 14th, 2017|

The Important Questions and Answers About Roofing Ventilation

There is a lot of information out there about roofing ventilation—why you need it and what kind of vent is best for your home—and it can be overwhelming. Quality roof ventilation depends on proper insulation, but this article will answer the most important questions and give you a simple [...]

September 12th, 2017|

Is your home in need of a new siding color?

Choosing the right colors can be overwhelming, especially knowing that you will be looking at your siding every day, and visitors and passersby will be viewing it as well. It’s definitely a long-term investment, so keep these pointers in mind:   1.  Start by looking at the color [...]

August 29th, 2017|

Six Important Tips for Finding and Choosing the Right Contractor

In just southern Wisconsin alone, there are hundreds of contractors to choose from. Every home and project for your home is unique, and as a homeowner, you should be educated about how to find and choose the right contractor. Repairing or renovating your home can be stressful with the [...]

August 1st, 2017|

Residential Roofing Options: Pros and Cons of Shingle Roofing

It is important to know about the different types of shingles when choosing a roof for your home. While there are many different types of shingles on the market, the three most common types of shingles for traditional residential houses in the Midwest are asphalt, cedar, and metal. There [...]

July 18th, 2017|