CORRUGATED METAL ROOFING AND SIDING PRODUCTS
WHY A METAL ROOF ??
Here are some distinct advantages:
- Longevity – Depending on the metal you choose a metal roof might last 40 to 70 years compared with 15 to 20 for asphalt.
- Wind- Metal roofs can sustain significant wind gusts and better live and snow loads.
- Maintenance – Because metal roofs are durable they don’t require the maintenance. Metal roofs will not rot, split, crack, dry-out, chip, warp, leak, unlike all other common roofing materials.
- Energy efficiency. Most Metal roofs are installed with a reflective coating. This reflects heat which significantly cools your building.
DISCOUNT METAL ROOFING
Depending on the metal roof . The installed metal roofing could be from $100.00 to $1200.00 per square. A square is equal to 100 square feet.
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Metal Roofing, Roof Panels, Roofing & Gutters, Metal Roofing Sheets, Standing Seam. It’s all here!
Thinking of putting on a new roof? Metal roofs as well as Standing Seams are very popular roofing options. With advantages and disadvantages. One of the biggest advantages is most roofs are made from recycled material. The downside is they Rust! And will need maintenance to prevent corrosion. But usually not a big issue and they can also be painted or can be ordered in many different colors.
If you’re replacing a shingle roof on a residential home you can easily put a metal roof over an existing roof.
If you are thinking of going metal/steel, do your homework!
You will have many different choices of steel to choose from, starting with the original steel from years gone by, but still in use, Zinc Coated corrugated, galvanized steel, and then there is zincalume, galvalume, stainless steel, copper and aluminum!
Well…Now lets check out the coatings. Yes most metal as some type of coatings. Most panels have anti-rust, heat reflective, and waterproofing. Most use epoxy or ceramic coatings. Ceramic works great to reflect the heat.
If you’re looking for maintenance free or close to it, you should go with copper or stainless steel. Or you can choose one with a polymer coating, such as Kynar.
Once you have decided on the material, fine a very good qualified metal roofing specialist. Remember the roof is only as good as the installation. If you plan to DIY, do your research, don’t throw those instructions out! Improper installation could void any warranty that comes with the metal. Make a list before you start, oh and pick a sunny day if you intend to take off an existing roof. Tools, instructions, you can most certainly find instruction guides on Google and how to videos on Youtube.