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It’s ice dam season – again

We have been posting on this for quite some time and it’s worthy of mentioning again.  It’s ice dam season once again.  If you live in Wisconsin, or at least the midwest, you’re familiar with heavy snow and ice dams forming on your roof.  Ice and snow can cause many different issues during the winter but ice dams can cause quite a few problems that you don’t notice right away.   Homeowners often fall victim to the most common solutions to ice dams that have been present for decades – including zig-zag heated cables for modern gutters. Unfortunately, these solutions may not be the best and homeowners can end up investing a lot of time and money in a product only to find that ice dams come back year after year.


Wood siding – Pros & Cons

While there are many choices that homeowners need to acquaint themselves with, wood siding has certainly withstood the test of time and is still one of the top choices when it comes to residing a home.  For many homeowners, wood is the real thing and nothing less will do.  In Wisconsin, wood siding is popular and beautiful but it does have its drawbacks.


Home improvement – Siding

Replacing the siding on your home is considered on the of the top five home improvement options you can do.  Here are a few siding ideas you should think about when considering adding siding to your new home project or a remodeling project.  Because siding is so important, especially in Wisconsin, our top siding recommendations are as follows.


Solar shingles?

It’s official: Tesla shareholders approved the acquisition of SolarCity. Big deal, right! YES, it is a big deal. Elon Musk is a genius and he is going to make your home smarter then ever. Solar City is a perfect fit for Tesla considering Tesla is an electric car company....

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