Metal roofs are one of the most durable, and weather resistant roofing materials on the market today and our weatherproof roofing materials have the highest UL ratings for fire, wind, and impact resistantance compared to other roofing materials. In most areas, these weatherproof metal roofs can be expected to last much longer than a comparable asphalt shingle roof.
MasterRib metal roofing panel is the most common type of metal roofing panel used and you can see these metal roofing panels in use from small ranch homes to coastal region mansions. Standing seam metal roofing is more often seen on higher-end properties or new homes across the country because of the metal roofs’ enhanced looks and clean lines.
Metal Roof Benefit #101
The first benefit of metal roofing is its enhanced performance caused by recent innovations in metal roofing paint systems and coating technology. The vast majority of today’s metal roofs use a Galvalume coated steel substrate which virtually eliminates worries about rust and corrosion. Some metal roofs come with a limited 30 year warranty against rust and corrosion.
Metal Roof Benefit #202
The second metal roofing benefit is that metal roofing is tough. When it comes to wind and weather resistance, metal roofing stands alone. Our Galvalume roofing meets the toughest wind, fire, and impact codes in the country. Your metal roof will probably outlast you. Most Galvalume metal roofs last many times longer than an asphalt shingle roof.
Metal Roof Benefit #303
The third benefit of metal roofing is that there is a genuine concern in helping to maintain and improve the environment. In this regard, metal roofing meets the criteria of recycled content, recyclability, and energy efficiency. Metal roofing is one of the most energy efficient roofing systems available and tests have shown that metal roofs can save you up to 40% on cooling costs.