Metal roofing is the most commonly used material for roofing, it may be a good quality material for roofing, and however it is most commonly used due to the affordability of the roofing material. It’s cheaper to maintain and replace in time. It can have many negative aspects but it is still adequate enough to do the job, when maintained and serviced regularly it isn’t as prone to giving you problems. Metal roofing does the job and our team will ensure that the installation or repair goes swiftly and professionally. If any challenges are presented we assure you that we will resolve it immediately.
Advantages of Metal Roofing
You can rest easy knowing that the lifespan on your metal roof will last you well over 50 years, it could go longer when maintained and serviced correctly and don’t allow the damage to grow exponentially. Metal roofing comes in different styles that can complement any look our clients are going for, they come in various colors and designs that will increase your over all look while protecting the building. It is fires resistant which is at the top of our list of beneficial factors, fire resistance and fire proofing your roofs is highly important for in the event of any fires.
Disadvantages of Metal Roofing
Metal roofing can cost you a sum for installation, having this type of material installed as your roof may cost quite a bit depending on how much material is required for your roof. It is metal so it is sure to carry sound slightly more than others, metal roofing can be loud. Yes there may be various colors and designs that you may find for metal roofing however it is hard to match the colors of your roofing sheets or any other objects you wish to match with your roof. As these sheets are attached to panels they are known to expand and contract over time due to the weather conditions.
Can a Metal Roof Be Put Over Shingles?
This is possible to have done to your building, however we do need to inspect and evaluate the situation before going forth with it. A Metal roof can be applied over your roofing however it can be dangerous as when there are gaps or slight air holes moisture may buildup and cause rotting from the mold builds up. The water vapor that contracts between the existing roofing and the newly installed roofing causes this, it is important to take precaution; this is why our contractors cover all those small details that aren’t covered. We know exactly what is required to ensure that the job done in a correct manner.
Is A Metal Roof A Good Investment?
A Metal roof is worth it if you consider the cost to have the roof installed, it is a great investment, but it can cost you a bit to have installed. The lifespan of a metal roof can last well over 50 years when maintained and serviced however the repair timeframe on a metal roof is minimized. This is where you would be saving in cost, as the likeliness of you repairing the metal roof soon after installation is slim.