Metal Roofing from A to Zinc

20 Nov


Valuable Investment

While the initial cost for a premium metal roof is higher than most other roofing materials, you’ll save money in the long run. A metal roof can last a lifetime, whereas materials like asphalt require reproofing every 10 to 20 years. A metal roof can also increase the resale value of your home. In some states, like Texas, a metal roof can even lower your homeowner’s insurance by 35%.

Long Lasting

The average life of a non-metal roof is 17 years. Asphalt can require re-roofing every 10 to 20 years, often sooner. But a metal roofing system offers unmatched durability, lasting 2 to 3 times longer. Chances are good that a metal roof will be the last roof you ever install on your home.

Beautiful Variety

No matter what kind of roofing style, color or finish you have now, there’s a metal roofing style to match. Today’s metal roofing looks just like common roofing material such as asphalt shingle, clay tile, cedar shake or slate. However, metal lasts at least 2 to 3 times longer. For a wide variety of great-looking choices, mouse over the thumbnails at right.

Energy Efficient

Metal roofing in both light and dark colors reflects heat effectively to reduce cooling loads in the summer and insulate homes during the winter. This can help to lower energy bills.

Long Warranties

Most metal roofing comes with a true 30 to 50 year manufacturer warranty, plus a workmanship warranty from the installer. Talk to your local MRA Member contractor to learn more about the metal roofing warranties that are available.


Standing Seam Metal Roof reviews

8 Nov

Of course, in a word, standing seam metal roof is a series of vertical  metal panels on the roof sheet with hidden screws and side by side with adjacent plates overlap locking mechanism form of a rib seam. The plates are connected to the sides. With a compound blocked by the lid to form a seal to a junction between the plates

Standing seam metal roofing is known as metal roofing residential, commercial, industrial and institutional use the vertical plates. You can see the standing seam metal roof almost everywhere. For example, you are probably familiar with public buildings, often covered with standing seam copper green, which usually looks like patina copper is due to age. If you take a walk through the city of Providence, Rhode Island, and many other urban centers with more zinc and copper metal roof, you know exactly what I mean. Aside from the wealthy government buildings, standing seam metal roofs often have a variety of commercial and institutional buildings such as banks, restaurants, as often IHOP blue metal malls standing on the roof of the seam and industrial buildings, such as power plants . Really, you can see standing seam metal roofs all around us. Even gas stations, as Hess began to walk metal roofing seam to adapt as part of their trademark and identification.

Trained owners want a nice, modern and sustainability, often choose standing seam metal roof system for the construction of new housing and the replacement of the existing roof. Many parts of northern New Hampshire are filled with thousands of homes protected by standing seam metal roof. This new, modern style roof, not only contributes to the fact that the modern people look to bring housing, but also important benefits, including long-term protection and peace of mind to take. One of the biggest advantages of seam metal roofs is the ease with each they shed the snow and ice, keeping your roof windows, preventing ice dams, and contribute to a better ventilation of the roof.