Roofing choices have never been more diverse for Madison WI homeowners. Every home needs a roof and qualified roofing contractors will
able to share details about various suppliers and help you choose the best roofing option for your home.
Traditional Roofing Improved
Knowledgeable roofing contractors will be able to tell you, and even show you, how traditional composition shingles have improReadmore
An ice dam on your roof is a symptom of a more serious problem and can be the precursor to significant roofing repairs.
February and March in Madison WI and all of Southern Wisconsin usually means days of warmth sandwiched around cold nights. All spiced with snow squalls and even rain showers. All can contribute to the buildup of ice and ice dams on your roof. As snow melts it slips and flows tReadmore
In the last decade, perhaps nothing in the home building arena has improved as dramatically as roofing materials that are now available for roof repairs. There’s a wide selection of materials and price points available from professional contractors in Madison WI.
From The Most Common Roofing Materials To The Unique
The very basic, composition shingles found on most newer houses have been improveReadmore
A complete roof replacement or major repairs are tough to diagnose just by looking at a roof from ground level. To know when you should begin planning for a replacement, you most likely rely on telltale clues. The Madison WI climate, with its snow, ice, hail, drastic temperature swings and gusty winds can cause damage that’s hard to spot. The key to keeping your roofing in good repair is the abiliReadmore
Healthy rain gutters are your first line of defense against threats to your roof like ice dams and leaking that can cause serious damage to interior ceilings and walls as well as the roof itself. Madison Wisconsin’s unpredictable weather – from flooding rains to baking droughts in the summer to drastic freeze-thaw cycles in winter – stress rain gutters and nearby roofs and siding.
Madison roofing and all its intricacies has gone high-tech. Madison roofing contractors no longer are forced to physically climb atop a house with tape measure in hand to provide on-the-spot quotes for a roof replacement estimate. While most still rely upon on-site inspections and measurements, the ability to make all the calculations safely is a plus – not only does it benefit the contractor, butReadmore
"There are two things I would tell every homeowner with a roof problem," says Casey Frisch, President of Advanced Exteriors. They are:
1.) The roof is part of a system including the roof itself, gutters, soffits, siding, ventilation and other systems within their home. 2.) Certainly, roofs can wear out over time. However, if your roof requires repair or replacement pre-maturely, there is a goodReadmore
Thermal Heat Panel Systems and Heat Cables
Thermal Heat Panel Systems protect against ice build up that can damage shingles and create water leaks in your roofs and walls.
A Problem That Won’t Go Away?
Unfortunately, most homes have water and ice dam issues because of inherent design problems that homeowners must manage effectively to protect their homes. Recurring ice issues may occur ifReadmore
An ice dam is a pervasive problem in Madison WI and can lead to serious roof damage and extensive roof repairs. If you’ve had an ice dam, even a little one, you can bet your roof is a candidate for another.
Ice dams are caused by poor roof ventilation and warm attic spaces. When snow melts, water moves to the lowest spot where it can refreeze. If the snow is deep, the water runs under it and reReadmore
Hail damage can be tough to diagnose but, if left unattended, can result in serious long-term problems including water damage, roof replacement, new siding or window replacement.
Hardly a day goes by through the spring and summer months when we don’t hear of severe storms potentially producing hail in Madison WI. Anytime there’s a thunderstorm, there’s a chance of hail damage.
Damage from haReadmore