Here are some questions on commercial and residential roofing we get a lot of.
Why get a metal roof?
It looks amazing, lasts a lifetime and saves you a lot of money on energy costs.
What is the price difference between shingle and metal roofing?
Shingles cost less upon installation, but undergo a lot of damage and have to be frequently replaced.Metal roofs last a lifetime will very little or no maintenance. In the long run you save money with metal.
What is the best metal roof for residential dwelling?
How much will a metal roof add to the cost of building a house?
It will vary with the type of metal, but the long term savings over shingles will be significant.
What are the problems associated with metal roofs?
Installation and materials cost more than shingles at the start.
What's the best type of metal roof?
Zinc lasts longer, copper has a more elegant ambiance.
What is involved in putting a metal roof on an existing house with shingles?
Removal of old roof and possibly rebuilding frame and structure depending on the existing structure.