Tag: metal roof

Buy Based on Value, Not on Price

How Much Does It Cost? One of the first questions I hear from homeowners, contractors, builders and many others when discussing a lifetime metal roof is, “How much does it cost?” And, while I do my very best to answer that question, what I really want to say to them is “You’re asking the wrong… ( read more )

Galvanized vs. Galvalume Steel Roofs: What’s the Difference?

The affordability of steel is about the only blessing many homeowners who want to invest in a metal roofing system will receive. But it’s also a curse at the same time. Steel, as an iron-containing alloy, is bound to rust after enough exposure to moisture and oxygen. A rusty roof is always a weak and… ( read more )

Why Invest in an Aluminum Standing Seam Roof?

The aluminum standing seam roof system is one of the best metal roofs on the market. It lends itself to practically all slopes, brings eclectic charm to traditional homes, and accentuates the simplistic personality of modern and contemporary architectural styles. When made from aluminum instead of steel, it can offer a desirable balance between weather… ( read more )

4 Reasons to Avoid DIY Metal Roof Installation

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Metal roofs are widely known for their durability and long lifespan. They are also known as one of the most difficult types of roofs to install. Still, a lot of homeowners, regular roofers, and even contractors attempt to install them on their own. For a successful project, it is important for homeowners to avoid DIY… ( read more )

Metal Roofs Are the Environmentally Friendly Solution

One of the biggest problems with asphalt roofing materials is disposal. Many traditional shingles are tossed aside when broken, leading to larger and larger landfills. This is plain bad for the environment. At Classic Metal Roofs, we recommend aluminum for your roof as an environmentally friendly metal roofing solution. Here’s why. The Building Problem When… ( read more )