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The Top Causes of Roof Leaks

The Top Causes of Roof Leaks A leaking roof can be an expensive problem. If left unrepaired, a leak can lead to extensive water damage on your roof, in your attic, and even in other places in your home. You need to set a priority on repairing a roof as soon as you know there […]

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Which Roofing Material Lasts the Longest?

Which Roofing Material Lasts the Longest? Durability is essential when deciding on a roofing material. You don’t want to repeatedly replace your home’s roof because you said you wanted the wrong material. Instead, use this article as a guide to determine the suitable roofing material for your home. Clay Tiles A quick internet search will […]

What to Look for in Traditional Vinyl Siding

What to Look for in New Traditional Vinyl Siding for Your Home Traditional vinyl siding remains a popular choice among homeowners. It’s long-lasting because it’s designed to be resistant to fading, insects, and weather. This type of siding is also one of the most affordable regarding installation costs. However, several options are available when it […]

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How Asphalt Shingles Have Improved Over the Years

How Asphalt Shingles Have Improved Over the Years Asphalt shingle roofs have been around for a while, according to The Spruce. First used in 1901, they have been a go-to roofing material for American homes for over a century. Asphalt shingles continue to be a popular roofing material due to their durability and affordability. Let’s […]

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What Makes Asphalt Shingles a Popular Choice Among Homeowners?

What Makes Asphalt Shingles a Popular Choice Among Homeowners? Asphalt roof contractors build most of the country’s residential rooftops. Common knowledge tells us that asphalt shingles were introduced in the United States in 1901 and have become the preferred shingle among America’s homeowners. According to Home Innovation Research Labs, more than 80 percent of the […]

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5 Surprising Benefits of Insulated Siding

5 Surprising Benefits of Insulated Siding Today, there are so many reasons why you should choose vinyl if you’re planning to install new siding. According to Bob Vila, options on the current market are resistant to weather, insects, and fading – today’s siding is virtually indestructible. In addition, it’s also one of the most cost-effective […]

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Which Asphalt Shingles are Perfect for Your Roof?

Which Asphalt Shingles are Perfect for Your Roof? There are several types of asphalt shingles to choose from. According to Mordenizw.com, the majority of these asphalt shingles can be divided into organic and fiberglass shingles. While it may seem like a small detail, it’s quite important to choose the right shingles for your asphalt roof. […]

How to Winterize Your Roof

How to Winterize Your Roof The wintertime can be brutal on asphalt roofs, as valuable as they may be in general. The heavier the winter, the more difficult it is for you to go without needing roof repairs. Of course, some of the issues that your roof may experience could depend on the type of […]

Top Vinyl Siding Trends for Your Home

Top Vinyl Siding Trends for Your Home Home improvements are on the rise in 2021. A prominent trend for exterior home designs is replacing brick with vinyl siding. Vinyl remains an extremely affordable siding material for installations. Under normal circumstances, today’s vinyl is virtually indestructible, insect and weatherproof, and fade-resistant, making it a prime siding […]

How Does Summer Weather Impact Your Roof?

How Does Summer Weather Impact Your Roof? When most people think of roof damage, they think of freezing cold winters and ice damage. And, while it is true that inadequate attic insulation can contribute to ice dams and roof damage, the summer can be just as brutal. Here are four ways that your roof is […]

The Top 3 Reasons to Choose an Asphalt Roof

The Top 3 Reasons to Choose an Asphalt Roof According to a consumer survey, 88% of people chose durability as the number one factor when determining which new roof to purchase, closely followed by longevity (83%). If you are noticing signs you need re-roofing such as leaks, loose shingles, or sagging spots, then be sure […]

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5 Tips to Get Your Roof Ready for Spring

5 Tips to Get Your Roof Ready for Spring Many homeowners will need to repair roof damage caused by winter storms before the April showers come. According to the Insurance Information Institute, winter storms are the 3rd largest cause of catastrophic property damages including collapsed roofs. Minor leaks can also lead to an unpleasant experience […]

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All You Need to Know About Reroofing Your Home

All You Need to Know About Reroofing Your Home Your roof is one of the most important features in the home, protecting you and your family from the elements. Lower quality roofing systems and those over 20 years old are most likely to succumb to the harsh winter weather. Most homeowners do not realize that […]

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7 Tips for Winterizing Your Roof

7 Tips for Winterizing Your Roof Many factors can cause extensive destruction on your roof during the cold season. Snow, ice dams, and icicles are some of the elements that can cause leaks and rots. Unfortunately, almost all roofs are vulnerable to this sort of damage. Here are some top tips on how to winterize […]

How to Prep Your Home for a Wisconsin Winter

How to Prep Your Home for a Wisconsin Winter  If you live in Madison, Wisconsin, you know that winter is coming. In fact, you’ve already had some snow and it’s not even Christmas yet. So, is your home ready for the weather ahead? To avoid costly problems, there are several preventative measures you should take […]

Reroof or Replace? What is the Difference?

Reroof or Replace? What is the Difference?  There will be a point in every roof’s life when it can no longer be patched, and you are faced with a decision to either reroof or replace. The first question is can you reroof or do you need an asphalt roof replacement? Each process will help you […]

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4 Signs It’s Time For A Roof Replacement

 4 Signs It’s Time For A Roof Replacement  Out of all the home improvements and repairs you might need to make to your home, a full asphalt roof replacement is one of the larger ones. The size of the project can cause many homeowners to put off scheduling roof repairs or roof restoration for far […]

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Should You Ever Attempt DIY Roof Repair?

Should You Ever Attempt DO IT YOURSELF Roof Repair?  When homeowners choose to have a new roof installed, 88% say that durability is the number one factor that prompted their choice. Of course, even with a superb rating and high-quality installation, no roof lasts forever. If and when your roof sustains some kind of damage, […]

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3 Advantages of Choosing Metal Roofing

In a survey of consumers, 88% named durability as the primary factor in determining what type of roof to install, followed by longevity at 83%. When comparing different kinds of roofing materials, metal offers many benefits compared to asphalt. Paramount Roofing and Siding lists three advantages of choosing metal roofing. 1. They are Durable and […]

‘Tis the Season For Roofing Issues: 3 Winter Woes to Watch For

Now that the temperatures are dropping and the holiday songs are all over the radio, you’re probably looking forward to decorating your home, unwrapping gifts with the family, and celebrating all the special memories you share. But if you’re playing host this holiday, your lack of home and roof maintenance could haunt you like the […]

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Will Metal Roofing Protect My Home In a Storm?

Post-storm damage is many a homeowner’s worst nightmare. But if you believe it’s inevitable, you may want to think again. The type of roof you have can actually make a big difference in how well your home holds up to hail, wind, and even wildfires or hurricanes. If you’re exploring the various roofing materials available […]

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Maintaining Your Metal Roof: Do’s And Don’ts To Follow

Maintaining Your Metal Roof: Dos And Don’ts To Follow Asphalt roofs will require re-roofing every decade or two, but metal roofing can last a lifetime. That means there’s no doubt that installing a metal roof can be a great investment for your family. But it’ll only pay off if you maintain it correctly. While metal […]

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Asphalt Advantages: 5 Benefits Of Asphalt Roofing

The use of asphalt shingles in American architecture can be traced back to 1901, and since then, they’ve become an integral part of homes all across the nation. In fact, these humble shingles are one of the most distinctive features of American architecture. They’ve shown that they can indeed stand the test of time and […]

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5 Signs It’s Time To Replace Your Roof

Our home roofs are the first layer of defense to keep our families safe and comfortable. This is why most people install metal and asphalt roofs with durability in mind. In fact, a recent consumer study found that 88% of people cited durability as the top deciding factor of which roofing materials to purchase, followed […]

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3 Roofing Tips to Keep Your Home Cooler This Summer

Summer is almost here, and that means temperatures are starting to rise. Before you start to crank up the air conditioning this season, there are a few steps you can take to reduce your energy bills and ensure your home is as comfortable as it can possibly be. Here are just a few of our […]

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5 Signs Your Business Needs a New Roof This Spring

In many parts of the country, winter weather can be harsh — especially on your business’s roof. Come spring, you may discover that snow, ice, wind, or even old age have taken their toll. Fortunately, spring is the perfect time to conduct roof repairs or install a brand new roof. If you think you might […]

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How to Find and Hire a Reputable Commercial Roofing Contractor

Tips For Hiring a Commercial Roofing Contractor If you’re a business owner, you’ll likely need to hire a roofing company at some point in time. And if you have a lower-quality roof or one that’s over 20 years old, there’s an even greater chance it’ll have sustained damage due to harsh winter weather. When you […]

Best Practices to Make Your Roof Last a Lifetime

Most newer roof materials are built to withstand pressures ranging from 15 to 30 pounds per square foot, but you can’t rely on your roof to do all of the heavy lifting without properly taking care of it first. Regular roof maintenance could mean the difference between having a roof over your head or replacing […]

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How to Prepare Your Metal Roof For the Winter Ahead

A metal roof can last a lifetime — but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t need to be maintained. Preventative maintenance is the best way to avoid costly repairs to your metal roofing. This philosophy is true for everything from your plumbing to your car, but is especially relevant for your metal roof. At Paramount Roofing, […]

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Benefits of Asphalt Shingle Roofing For Your Home

Asphalt roofing is ubiquitous here in the United States, even though it’s virtually unheard of in most other parts of the world. Although metal roofing is gaining in popularity so far this millennium, there are many benefits to using traditional asphalt shingle roofing. Why Choose Asphalt Roofing for Your Home? When it comes to what […]

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Think Metal Roofing Is More Expensive? Then Read This…

We install the metal roofing Madison, Wisconsin, homeowners depend on, but we also offer asphalt shingle roofs and other popular roofing materials. As such, we’ve noticed an incredibly persistent myth about metal roofs that often causes people to choose inferior products. Namely, the myth that you can’t afford metal roofing, or that it’s always more […]

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Is Insulated Siding For You?

Choosing the Best Siding For Your Home When renovating or building a home, you will need to choose between insulated siding, traditional vinyl siding, shakes and shingles siding and although you will likely have a siding contractor by your side to help you make most of the decisions, it’s important to be informed about the […]

The Undeniable Benefits of Commercial EPDM Rubber Roofing

As we find ourselves in the midst of winter, many are realizing just how important the quality of a roof really is to protecting the structural integrity of a building. Often times, aging built-up tar roofs or rolled asphalt roofing, common solutions to low-slope roofing situations tend to have a greater likelihood to buckle, crack or fail […]

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Avoid the Need For Roof Repairs This Winter

Being Aware of The Common Winter Roof  Concerns” Can Help Avoid Future Roof Repairs Although Wisconsin has been able to stay out of the brutal path of winter storm Paramount, roofing contractors are certainly no stranger to snowfall. While the snow piles are getting higher in many areas in the Mid-West, the accumulation of heavy […]

3 Reasons to Invest in Metal Roofing

3 Reasons to Invest in Metal Roofing Replacing your roof can be a stressful process. The main stressor of course is deciding which type of roofing system to invest in. With numerous technological advances in roofing systems, the options available can be confusing and a little overwhelming. When you have a company like Paramount Roofing […]

Never Neglect a Roof!

Never Neglect a Roof! Maintaining a home requires a lot of juggling. From repainting and mowing a lawn to hiring a plumber and getting a new roof installed, there are a lot of chores to stay on top of! However tempting it may be, though, neglecting proper roof maintenance is one of the biggest mistakes […]

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5 Benefits of EPDM Rubber Commercial Roofing

Paramount Roofing & Siding is the premier roofing company in the Dane County area. We have more than 20 years of experience as a professional roofing contractor that specializes in high-quality roof installation of all materials, from asphalt shingles to metal roofs. Whether you’re looking for a local residential roofing company for your new home […]

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Learn All About Vinyl Siding

Vinyl siding has been popular with homeowners since the 1950’s, and new advances in vinyl manufacturing technology have made it the most popular siding material in the United States. There are many benefits to installing vinyl siding, and Paramount Roofing & Siding would be happy to tell you all about them during your free home […]

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When Should You Be Inspecting Your Roof?

When you own a home or you’re thinking of purchasing a new home, the roof is likely the most important part of the house. After all, what good is having an amazing layout inside if the roof is constantly leaking all over everything? To make sure that your roof stays in top shape, or to […]