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Thank you ClassicMetal Roofs!

Dear Classic Metal Roofs: I want to thank you, your hard-working installation crew, and your sales and administration staff for an excellent job on my roof. I realize very well that my roof was a challenge technically. That’s why I looked for a long time for the right company to do the work. I chose… ( read more )

What Are the Black Streaks on My Asphalt Roof?

Have you ever noticed an asphalt roof with black streaks that are stained on the roof? Usually they are in sections, but once in awhile you can see them all over the roof. Interestingly, it does not matter how old the roof is. You can see them on a roof just a couple of years… ( read more )

Calculating the Cost of a Metal Roof

When comparing the price of an asphalt roof to the price of a metal roof, what really is the best deal for the average homeowner? Why would you care? “When my roof needs to be replaced, I’ll just call my local roofing contractor to come in and replace it. Asphalt shingles are okay. The last… ( read more )

Plastic power

A startup has a new solar technology so light and malleable that it could charge your laptop – or light up a skyscraper. http://money.cnn.com/2009/01/27/technology/gimbel_solar.fortune/?postversion=2009012713

Project Case Study with PV Solar

This project is a layover, which means that the roof is installed over one layer of asphalt shingles. The product is Classic’s Rustic Shake. The total area of metal roofing is 8500 square feet with an additional 500 square feet of PVC membrane on 4 small flat roofs. All material is Energy Star rated and… ( read more )