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Keep Your Roof Safe from Holiday Decorations

It’s that time of year again! The holidays are just around the corner, so it’s time to start thinking about protecting your roof from all the extra decorations. As always, safety comes first. Inspect your roof or contact Dick’s Roof Repair to ensure it is safe to walk on or attach lights and decorations. Verify […]

Roof in need of repair

Fall Roof Repair, Inspection Time

It’s that time of year again – time to start thinking about roof maintenance. Like any other part of your home, your roof needs regular care and attention to stay in top condition.  Simple maintenance and advanced planning can save you a lot of money and hassle down the road. Annual maintenance reviews can help […]

Fall Schedule

Schedule Your New Siding, Roof or Windows Today

It’s no secret that many homeowners don’t think about their roofs, siding, or windows until there’s a problem: leaks, missing shingles, and more. But by then, it’s often too late to prevent significant damage. That’s why scheduling your home’s updates are essential before problems arise.  The fall may seem like an odd time to do […]

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Take a Look at Janet Carpino’s New Roof! 

Janet Carpino, a well-loved math teacher who makes her home in Racine was the recipient of one of our Hometown Heroes free roofs this August. In addition to the new roof, Dick’s Roofing treated the neighborhood to Kona Ice!  Carpino, a lifelong Kenoshan and 30+ year veteran educator for Kenosha Unified School District, has been steadfast in her dedication […]

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Schedule Your New Roof; Time Is Running Out

Summer is not over yet, but the changing of colors is not too far away. Don’t spend the rest of 2022 paying high HVAC bills, dealing with leaks, or staring at unsightly shingles on your house. Now is the time to schedule your home for a new roof with Dick’s Roof Repair. It’s no secret […]

Bristol Renaissance Faire

Bristol Renaissance Faire Updates

Bristol Renaissance Faire Updates The Mud Show, Dirk & Guido: The Swordsmen, Moonie the Magnificent, and … Dick’s Roof Repair?  If you wonder what Dick’s Roof Repair has in common with the above-listed fun and local stage shows, the Bristol Renaissance Faire is the answer! Opening this past weekend, the Ren Faire is a fanciful […]

Educators Wins Free Roof

Hometown Heroes: Kenosha & Racine Educators

Dick’s Roof Repair did it again. We gave away a new roof … two in fact! We are proud to announce our Kenosha and Racine 2022 Hometown Educator Heroes. Congratulations to Kenosha Educator Deanna Jansen. Deanna Jansen is a lifelong Kenoshan and 30+ year veteran educator for Kenosha Unified School District. The nominations for Jansen […]

Local home with new roof

Expert Tips for Replacing Windows

When it comes to replacing the windows in your home or business, choosing a reputable company is essential. Many contractors might handle the selling and installation of windows, but not all are created equal.  Luckily for the Kenosha and Racine area, the choice is easy.  “Dicks Roof Repair has been a family business since 1957, […]

Education Hero | Dick's Roof Repair

Nominate an Educator for a FREE Roof

With over 60 years of helping community residents and businesses with their roofing, siding, and windows projects, Dick’s Roof Repair is dedicated to the Kenosha and Racine area. With that tradition and commitment in mind that Dick’s Roof Repair is ready to give back to one of our selfless heroes in education! We are proud […]

Replace Your Windows this Spring | Dick's Roof Repair

Schedule Your Window Replacement Before Summer

Your home is supposed to keep you comfortable, dry, and protected from the wind. So why do you feel a cold draft every time you walk by your windows? Is it a broken window pane, a faulty seal, or perhaps an old picture window?  Either way, it’s a sure sign that it’s time to replace […]

Poor Siding

Poor Siding is Costly in the Winter

The winter months are an especially tough time for homeowners. There’s the snow, ice, and heavy winds to contend with—not to mention keeping up with shoveling and de-icing your driveway and sidewalk. What about your siding? When your home exterior is not adequately protected, it’s not only uncomfortable, but you end up spending more than […]

New Windows, Siding | Dick's Roofing

Avoid Price Increases & Delays in the Spring

The holidays are here, your utility bills are higher to battle the winter cold, and supply chain issues are messing with your shopping. You might think this is the WORST time to consider new windows or siding for your home, BUT Dick’s Roof Repair is here to tell you now is the BEST option you […]

God's Kitchen Donation

Thanksgiving Comes Early Thanks to God’s Kitchen

Arnetta Griffin and her team of volunteers fed hundreds of area residents Saturday afternoon.  Griffin, the founder of God’s Kitchen, offered free Thanksgiving meals to all who stopped by St. Anthony’s Church, 2223 51st St. The local nonprofit also provided free winter clothing and haircuts.  “We’re very busy. It’s a blessed day,” Griffin said, adding she was […]

Thankful for your home's roof | Dick's Roofing

Be Thankful For Your Home’s Roof

As Thanksgiving approaches and we ponder what we are thankful for, have you ever stopped and felt appreciation for your home’s roof? Are you guilty of taking your roof for granted? For many of us, the roof is simply something that covers the top of our home – we simply don’t think about it very […]

Cost of Roof Repair

Cost of Roof Repair Increasing, Schedule Now

A roof is low maintenance compared to lawn care and significant appliance upkeep. But too many homeowners neglect regular roof repair until they need a whole roof replacement. Roof replacement makes up over 90% of the roofing industry’s work. Older buildings are especially vulnerable because some roofs last only 20-30 years. If you want to […]

Dick's Free Roof Winner

New Roof Awarded to Local Firefighter

Joe Epping is getting a new roof, some peace of mind, and a long-overdue thank-you for his work in serving the community.  Epping, a Kenosha Fire Department firefighter, and local coach won the Dick’s Roof Repair Service contest awarding a free roof to a local first responder. Dick’s President Jeff Milkie informed the Eppings this week.  “It was incredible. […]

Replace Your Roof this Fall

Schedule Your Fall Roof Repair NOW

Winter can wreak havoc on your roof. The wet weather can lead to water damage, ice dams, and more problems for your home if you do not get your roof repaired. Because the winter weather can worsen so many roofing problems, you need to get these taken care of before the season changes. Winter weather […]

3 Generation of Dick's Roofing

Three Generations of Experience

Keeping a roof over Kenosha area homes is a family affair now for three generations at Dick’s Roof Repair. Over 60 years ago, Dick Milkie began Dick’s Roof Repair Service, and his granddaughter, Laura Chatteron, and grandson, Steve Milkie, recently joined the team as the third generation of Milkie family members. The family’s legacy of […]

Firefighter, Police Hero | Dick's Roofing

Nominate a Firefighter or Police Officer

With over 60 years of helping area residents and businesses with their roofing, siding, and windows projects, Dick’s Roof Repair is dedicated to the Kenosha community.   It is with that tradition and commitment in mind that Dick’s Roof Repair is ready to give back to one of our selfless hometown heroes! We are proud to […]

Chimney Flashing | Dick's Roof Repair

Is it Time to Replace Your Chimney Flashing?

Nothing looks quite as quaint as smoke swirling from a chimney on a cold day. The smell of a fire in the fireplace, wood-burning, and warming the house creates this charming image and feel. When your chimney begins to fail you, though, the dream of a fire in the fireplace can quickly turn into the […]