Spahn & Rose Blog

How to Choose the Right Roofing Material for Midwest Homes

The good thing about Midwest living: enjoying all four seasons. The bad thing about Midwest living: enduring all four seasons. Dramatic temperature shifts, winter ice, and summer heat and high winds mean choosing the right roofing material is essential for homeowners and contractors in Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin.

Look Good Inside and Out with Marvin Windows

For contractors planning new home builds or homeowners looking to replace worn-out windows and save money on heating, Spahn & Rose offers a complete line of Marvin windows. Available in a number of styles and a variety of functions, Marvin windows make a beautiful addition to any home.

New Assortments Appeal to Homeowners, Help Contractors

Step into any Spahn & Rose store, especially the Dubuque location, and you’ll likely notice a few changes: new displays, additional assortments and even entirely new product lines, such as Benjamin Moore paint.


Adding a deck is like hitting a home run with runners on base—a good thing for a number of reasons. For a reasonable cost, a new deck will create an enjoyable outdoor living space and increase the value of your home—and can be finished quickly enough to let you enjoy it while the weather is still warm. It’s the ideal shelter-in-place project.