Spahn & Rose Blog

Rising Material Costs

Something that contractors and homeowners both look at and should pay close attention to year in and year out are the material costs. This is especially important because then you can adjust and price out projects according to rising and lowering costs of materials. Unfortunately, the trend for this year, as it is coming to fruition, is that material costs will go up.

Should My Company Have a Facebook Page?

The short answer? YES.The long answer? The majority of your target customer is on Facebook, so why wouldn’t you be? You know it’s something you probably should do, but not sure if you have time? Or you have the time, but don’t know where to start? We are here to help!

Spahn & Rose GM/Firefighter Shares Fire Prevention Month Tips

As a volunteer firefighter for the past three and a half years, Mike Loveless, General Manager of the Independence, Iowa, Spahn & Rose, has been called to dozens of accident scenes, car fires and house fires. One call about a year ago, though, serves as a reminder to him about the importance of smoke detectors.



For builders and contractors, Spahn & Rose is your on-call expert ready to help with your next siding installation project.

One of the biggest advantages of relying on Spahn & Rose for siding: Contractors can send homeowners to their nearby Spahn & Rose showroom (by appointment only now)  to view siding brands and review options for texture, color and other siding necessities such as soffits and fascia. (more…)

Spahn & Rose Update for Contractors About Building Material Pricing, Availability

In recent months, Spahn & Rose contractor and builder customers have faced an unprecedented marketplace hampered by shortages and high prices. There is good news in these difficult times, though: Homeowners have increasingly shifted their disposable income toward improvement projects, and home values are on the rise. There also continues to be a robust market for new construction and remodeling alike. (more…)