Articles - Roofing

Premium Asphalt Roofing Installed with GAF Shingles in Fitchburg, WI

At Frey Construction, we understand that buying a new roof isn’t exactly something that homeowners are particularly excited about. That’s why we make it a point to offer the best installation services and roofing materials on the market – to ensure this will be the last roof you’ll ever have to have installed at your Fitchburg home. Why Choose GAF ...

Head-to-Head: Metal Roofs vs. Asphalt Roofs

When deciding between metal and asphalt roofing materials, you’ll find that neither one is necessarily “better” than the other. Both offer unique advantages depending on what you want for your home. Why Metal Roofs? Lifespan is the top reason homeowners love metal roofs. This durably constructed and long-lasting material typically holds up for the lifetime of a home thanks to ...

Do Metal Roofs Prevent Ice Dams?

To answer this question, it’s best to first understand what an ice dam is and what causes one to form. First off, an ice dam is a build-up of ice that forms on the sloped roof of heated buildings. Ice dams form when the heat from a home rises up to the attic space and warms up the roof, which ...

Do Metal Roofs Add Value to Your Home?

If you’re looking to replace the roof on your home, you’ve probably done some research and realized that there are a number of different options for you to choose from. One option that has most likely stood out to you is metal roofing because it is widely regarded as the best material to use due to its longevity. However, one ...

What Roofing Shingles Are the Best Quality?

Re-roofing your home might feel overwhelming at first, but it becomes a whole lot easier once you know what you’re looking for in terms of the materials. If you’re in the market for asphalt shingles, there are some important features to look for. Finding the best-quality shingles is important, which is why we’ve laid out what you need to keep ...

Are Metal Roofs Better Than Shingle Roofs?

When it comes to roofing materials, asphalt shingles are still the prevalent option, but metal is rising in popularity with homeowners. Why? Are metal roofs better? Below, we’ve looked at both sides of the argument. Making the Case for Shingle Roofs Asphalt shingles have long been the most common residential roofing material, largely due to their appearance and affordability. Shingles ...

Different Types of Roofing Systems

If you’re looking into re-roofing your home, you have an extensive list of possibilities to evaluate. Below are some overviews of the most common roofing options. Metal Roofing Systems Metal roofs are popular among homeowners for a variety of reasons. Chief among them is their longevity. These roofs typically last the lifetime of a home, with their durable material and ...

The Metal Roof Installer that Residents of the Middleton, WI, Area Trust

Having a metal roof installed is a great investment to make in your home – they’re attractive, incredibly long-lasting, and will stand up to just about anything Mother Nature can throw at them. However, in order for you to reap all the benefits of a metal roofing system, it has to be properly installed. Frey Construction is a metal roof ...

Is It Time to Replace Your Roof?

If there is a steady trickle of water falling down on your head from the rafters as you read this article, then yes, it’s time to replace your roof. For all others, how do you know when it’s time to replace your roof? Just because your roof is not going to shout out, “Replace me! Replace me!” when the time ...

The Premier Roofing Company Serving Residents of the Madison, WI, Area

When the time comes to replace the roof on your home in the Madison, Wisconsin, area, it’s important to turn to a roofing company that you can trust. For more than two decades, Frey Construction has been providing area residents with dependable roofing services and we would love to add you to our long list of satisfied customers. Whether you’re ...

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