Pros of Metal Roofing Systems
Metal roofing usually comes in fairly large sections – 12 to 36 inch wide panels, making the installation quick and less time-consuming than shingles.
If you are you looking for one of the lightest roofing options on the market, then metal roofing is a great option.
Metal roofing has stood the test of time with some roofs lasting well over 100 years in Europe with care and maintenance. Due to their weather resistance, metal roofs should last 50+ years.
Metal roofs are noncombustible; this gives a rating of Class A fire rating.
Metal roofs are often produced with recycled content and can be recycled when it has reached its end.
Whether you live in the North in extreme cold, or you live in the South and have extreme heat, metal roofs are weather resistant. In the North, metal roofs easily shed snow and insulate homes. In the South, metal roofs reflect the heat and keep homes cooler in the summer. They are also resistant to mildew, insects, and rot.
With the array of colors and styles that are now available, metal roofing can add a striking appearance to any home or building.