home improvement Articles

Energy: Saving and Harnessing It with Sustainable Home Improvement

July 10, 2018 | Filed under: Energy,Newsletter Articles,Research

As a part of the building products industry for nearly 40 years, we are seeing a rapid change right now regarding the direction of construction and remodeling in our country. Much of that change is focused on energy and sustainability. The focus on energy is on how to save or create energy in the future…. read more

New Metal Roof + Old House? Does this make sense?

June 17, 2018 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Financial Impact of Metal Roofing,Newsletter Articles,Research

Is it time to put a new roof on your old house? Let’s find out if a metal roof can help your home look and perform beautifully into the next lifetime. When you think of the phrase “old house,” a number of images may come to mind. It may be the old yet still elegant… read more

Time for a New Roof? Establish your Purchasing Criteria

May 18, 2017 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Financial Impact of Metal Roofing,Newsletter Articles

Many things can be accomplished with your home’s new roof. A good place to start is by understanding the major things which impact your decision and then thinking in terms of what your current roof offers and what it lacks that you want to address or correct with a new roof. Here are 14 things… read more

Why Are Metal Roofs Increasing In Popularity?

June 27, 2016 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Newsletter Articles,Uncategorized

Metal roofing is documented to be increasing rapidly in popularity for its use on homes. So, why are more and more homeowners choosing metal roofs? The reasons may surprise you. Here are a few reasons based on our experiences working with thousands of homeowners from across North America. First of all, we see folks of… read more

The Right Roof can Add Value to Your Home

April 7, 2016 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Homeowner Tips,Research,Uncategorized

Are you looking for ways to add value to your home? Adding the right roof, a metal roof, can set your home apart…and set you up for equity. It’s always good to think about how you can maximize and protect your resources. For many of us, our home is our most valuable financial investment and… read more

The Ice Dams Cometh

December 21, 2015 | Filed under: Energy,Homeowner Tips,Newsletter Articles

Let’s have an informative “conversation” on a topic we hear a great deal about each winter – ice dams. While much of North America has enjoyed fairly mild weather the past few weeks, we know that severe winter is inevitable. Rooftop ice dams can be stressful for homeowners due to the damage they can cause…. read more