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Replacing Your Exterior Doors Can Save You Money!

Your exterior doors take a great deal of use and abuse over the years. Not only are they opened and closed thousands of times, but they also must stand up to the brutal weather that is part of living in western Wisconsin and eastern Minnesota. It's easy to see how they can become inefficient at their job and cost you money every single day.

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It's Never Too Early to Start Thinking About Your Next Home Renovation Projects

At C&T Siding, we know that western Wisconsin and eastern Minnesota are deep in the midst of winter. The seasonal doldrums have set in and you're probably wondering when the ice, snow and cold will stop so you can enjoy the outdoors again.

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How Seamless Steel Beats Out Bad Weather

If you’re going to protect your house from bad weather, you need to invest in it. Rather than choosing any siding, seamless steel should be your go-to option. Not only is seamless steel classy, durable and iconic-looking: It’s incredibly weather resistant.

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Roofs to Last a Lifetime

Maintaining your home is expensive. It seems throughout the house that everything, from windows to siding, has an expiration date. One of the more costly upgrades to your home can be the roof. While absolutely necessary, replacing a roof can add a big dent to your savings. So why not use a material that will last a lifetime? Metal roofs are quickly taking the front stage as the premier choice for new roofs. Strong and durable, metal roofs truly are the roof the last a lifetime. Below, let's take a closer looks at the advantages a metal roof brings.

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How Winter Weather Affects Your Vinyl Siding

Western Wisconsin is no stranger to freezing temperatures and heavy snowfall, but the season can take a toll on your home in many ways. As winter kicks into high gear, it’s worth noting how your home’s vinyl siding will handle whatever the season throws at it. Once you have an understanding of how it performs under extreme winter weather, you can take steps to prevent problems that could affect your home’s looks and energy efficiency.

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The Many Benefits of Fiberglass Windows

When it comes to the outstanding insulative properties and durability of windows, fiberglass windows are a great choice for your home. Fiberglass windows offer many benefits for the homeowner and excellent protection from the cold climate of Midwestern winters.

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Is Mold Still a Threat During the Dry Season?

Nobody likes mold. Unfortunately, too few homeowners know when it'll show up. Mold grows in households, on food, in wet bathrooms, and in humid attics. Understandably, it's all too easy to assume you know when and where it'll grow.

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Improve Your Home's Curb Appeal with Metal Roofing

Your home’s roof and siding are typically the first things people see when visiting or driving by your home. Updating your home’s roofing not only raises its curb appeal, it can improve its resale value, as well.

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How to Check Your Windows for Storm Damage

Windows do a lot more for your home than create great curb appeal. Windows allow occupants to connect visually with the beauties of nature and the outdoors, and to enjoy the fresh air. Windows also illuminate a home with natural sunlight, which can save you money on electric costs.

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5 Tips for Choosing an Exterior Door You Will Love

Your front door greets the world outside of your home and provides a barrier of security for you and your family. But with the plethora of design choices out there, how do you know how to pick the right one? Here's how to pick the best exterior door for the entry to your home.

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