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.
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When the time comes to replace or repair your roof, choosing the right roofing contractor for your project is an important decision. Searching online for roofers near you will likely bring up dozens, if not hundreds, of results. How can you quickly narrow down your list to the most trusted, reputable roofing companies in your area? Read on to learn more about what you can do to help streamline the process of finding and hiring a trusted Owens Corning roofing contractor for the job. (more…)
Few do-it-yourself projects give you the transformative bang for your buck as repainting kitchen or bathroom cabinets. For homeowners looking for more-affordable makeover options, contractors and remodelers can pitch repainting cabinets as well.
You never get a second chance to make a first impression. For a home, that first impression is the front exterior door. An elegant, functional, secure entryway can provide four to five times the amount of investment, according to the Door and Access Systems Manufacturers Association recent research. That first impression can affect the bottom line for builders and homeowners—a curb-appeal boost like this can add up to 7 percent to a home’s sale price, according to the Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics. (more…)
When you roll out Knauf insulation in your attic, you’ll also roll up energy savings in your wallet. Stopping air leaks with Knauf glass mineral wool insulation from Spahn & Rose is an easy way to lower your energy bills.
With summer coming to an end and the weather beginning to turn, many homeowners are looking for ways to protect their home from fall and winter weather. There are many practical upgrades available, from improving insulation to (more…).
Recently, at the International Builders Show (IBS) in Las Vegas, Marvin unveiled two innovative new products that will brighten any home with splashes of sunlight and make the living space feel much larger.
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.
Sometimes your deck is where you invite a throng of family and friends for a cookout as your favorite music fills the air. More often, though, your deck is a quiet refuge—a place of comfort, convenience and privacy. These six tips will help make yours an even more personal haven for sunning, reading or taking a nap.