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When Is The Best Time to Get A New Roof?

When Is The Best Time to Get A New Roof? (Hint: It’s Now!)

We’re entering the season of pumpkin-flavored everything and spooky home decorations! We’ll also start to see dropping temperatures soon and that means the perfect time to get a new roof is now! If you are seeing signs of roof damage, have been impacted by severe weather or need a roof replacement, taking care of it

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synthetic slate

Traditional Slate Or Synthetic – Which Is Better For Your Roof?

Traditional and authentic slate roofs have been around for centuries. In fact, Many homes built in the late 19th and 20th century still have their original slate roof intact. This type of roof is often chosen for its durability and long lasting beauty. The only problem? Authentic slate roofs come with a HIGH price tag

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Cedar Shake

5 Advantages Of A Cedar Roof

Cedar roofing materials have been used throughout the world for hundreds of years! This specialty roofing material is designed to give homes a unique and rustic appearance that few other materials can. Cedar shakes and shingles also offer other benefits including energy savings and durability. Why should you choose cedar shake for your  next roof?

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Huge Hail in Wisconsin

The Dangers Of Ignoring a Hail Damaged Roof

In our great state of Wisconsin, we faced numerous severe thunderstorms and hail over the spring and summer. Unfortunately, hail damaged roofs can eventually leak and lead to a series of problems. Cities like Cedarburg, Jackson, and Grafton were especially hit with hail reported to be the size of baseballs. [Click here to see some

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New Roof

How Much Does A New Roof Cost?

The single most popular roofing option continues to be asphalt shingles, but in recent years, metal roofs have had the largest gains. Here are your options for a new roof, as well as their estimated cost and a brief explanation. Costs are per square or 100 square feet of material.  Asphalt shingles ($350-$750), about 75%

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Roof Maintenance

Top 7 Summer Roof Maintenance Tips

The hottest month has arrived in Wisconsin – August. With it comes hail damage, high winds, heavy rain, and a scorching sun that can potentially damage your roof over time. As the heat continues to rise this August, there are a few things you can do to prepare your home for the rest of this

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Durashield Contracting Is A DaVinci Roofscapes Masterpiece Installer!

Durashield Contracting Is A DaVinci Roofscapes Masterpiece Installer!

We are proud to be certified DaVinci Roofscapes MasterPiece Installers! Learn what this certification means and how we can help with your next specialty slate, tile or synthetic roof installation! At DuraShield we strive to provide unparalleled customer service while maintaining a high level of commitment to quality workmanship. We know it is easy for

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new roof

The Ultimate Guide to Getting a New Roof in 2020

Getting a new roof can often feel like an overwhelming and confusing process. After all, it is a really BIG project! To help, we’ve outlined a step-by-step guide on what you can expect from start to finish! Step 1: Get an Inspection Your first step before getting a new roof should always be to get

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owens corning preferred contractor

Why Choose An Owens Corning Preferred Contractor?

Choosing an Owens Corning Preferred Contractor is the easiest way to find a reputable contractor in Illinois and Wisconsin! Your roof replacement is a big investment, so you want to make sure you get it right! There are a lot of contractors to choose from so how do you know which one to work with? 

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