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Looking to replace your roofing system? Cedar shake roofs give your home a striking natural look that will keep your home safe and secure from the harsh Wisconsin climate. Here are the top five benefits of cedar shake roofing: 1. Energy Efficient Almost nothing beats cedar in terms of insulation. Cedar shake is a protective
Knowing what to look for in a roofing contractor can be a daunting task, especially after the recent Cedarburg hailstorm. Where should you start? If you are looking for a qualified roofing contractor, DuraShield can help. We have years of experience working on roofs that require a high level of skill and expertise. Follow these
The weather is warming up as we move into the middle of spring, and Americans who live in parts of the Midwest faced the threat of severe thunderstorms and hail earlier this month. MILWAUKEE — Severe storms ripped through parts of Cedarburg, Grafton and Jackson Wisconsin on Tuesday afternoon and early evening, April 7 and
When a potential buyer pulls up to your home, what will be their first impression? If the outside of your home leaves something to be desired, especially in comparison to the rest of the neighborhood, you could be in trouble. A buyer’s first impression will set the tone for the rest of the house. Even
Was your home hit by a hailstorm? If you’re like most homeowners you’re probably thinking, “there’s not a hole in my roof so what’s the big deal?” You may be surprised to learn that hail can cause significant damage to your home even if it didn’t create holes in your roof. When hail hits, it
Hail causes about $1 billion in damage to crops and property each year. Yet few homeowners know what steps to take after the storm to prevent further damage and escalating repair costs. So that’s exactly what we’re covering below. The first thing to know? Time is not on your side. Damage from a hailstorm can
Hailstorms may not seem like the worst type of natural disaster that can damage your home – but they are the most common. Hail can also cause a surprising amount of damage to your home including the roof, siding, windows, and gutters. But most homeowners don’t even know they have damage until it’s too late!
As you are already aware, COVID-19 is rapidly changing our lives here in Wisconsin. We know this is a difficult and unprecedented time for everyone. Our heartfelt sympathy to people around the world who have lost loved ones to this illness or are battling it themselves. At Durashield Contracting our #1 priority is and will
Selling a home is stressful even when everything goes right. There is A LOT of time, energy, paperwork and emotions that go into it and even small complications can feel like massive burdens. So, when homeowners ask us if they should get a roof inspection before they list their home, our answer is always yes!
Most people don’t spend too much time thinking about their home’s roof. After all, it’s out of sight, out of mind. Unfortunately, neglecting your roof can cause significant problems for the rest of your house and lead to costly repairs. So how do you know when it’s time for a new roof? Keep an eye
When it comes to your house, nothing is more important than the roofing system over your head. This is particularly true if you live in a climate with harsh weather. Insufficient roofing may lead to leaks and/or hazardous structural damage if it’s left unchecked for an extended time. The last thing you want to
Living in a condo is not the same as living in a typical single-family home. Condo residents share the ownership of the building’s amenities with other occupants, which leaves the possibility for questions to come up about the roofing system. So, what does this mean for the roof over my head? Local roofing and general