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Roof Geometry: How Does the Shape of Your Roof Impact Your Roofing Decisions?

July 5, 2017 | Filed under: Miscellanous Articles,Research

Here’s something you might not have considered that affects roof performance: roof geometry. How does the shape of your roof impact your roofing decisions? As you read, we encourage you to refer to our online Glossary of Roofing Terms. ROOF PITCH The pitch, or steepness, of a roof is often referred to in terms of… ( read more )

Choosing: Our Visualizer Tool Helps You Try On a Metal Roof

March 30, 2017 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Research

It’s rare that any of us will make an investment grade decision without doing as much research as possible. One of the most important considerations: figuring out what your new roof will look like on your home. Will it fit in with the neighborhood? Will it help your property stand apart? Will it match your… ( read more )

Understanding Your Roof Warranties:The Fine Print

March 29, 2017 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Research

Here’s a detailed explanation of roof warranties, including what to expect from your roof’s manufacturer and installer warranties. 2 Roof  Warranties When you purchase a new roof for your home, you should receive 2 warranties, and both should be in writing. One is from the manufacturer of the roofing material covering the integrity of their… ( read more )

44 Questions to Ask Your Roofing Contractor

March 2, 2017 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Homeowner Tips,Research

Choosing a roofing contractor who will do a professional job is critical. Each year, the Better Business Bureau and other consumer agencies receive thousands of complaints about roofing contractors. Unfortunately, most states have few or no regulations regarding roofing contractors and installers, nor do they have building code requirements pertaining to roofing. This creates a… ( read more )

Roof Damage: Beware of Storm Chasers in Your Neighborhood

February 24, 2017 | Filed under: Homeowner Tips,Uncategorized

Was your neighborhood recently hit by a bad storm that included severe winds or even hail? You may have roof damage…and chances are you will soon have many roofing contractors knocking on your door. Here is consumer-savvy advice on selecting a contractor to work on your roof. Roof Damage: Local Roofing Professionals vs “Storm Chasers” Chasing… ( read more )

How to Choose A Beautiful Metal Roof for Your Beautiful Home

February 1, 2017 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Research,Uncategorized

Choosing the right roof for your home can be a daunting task. Congratulations, if you’ve found your way to metal as the most versatile, sustainable, and protective roofing material available. But, now what? With so many options to choose from, we thought we would give you some insider information on how to choose the right,… ( read more )

How to Choose A Beautiful Metal Roof for Your Beautiful Home

September 21, 2016 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Research,Uncategorized

Choosing the right roof for your home can be a daunting task. Congratulations, if you’ve found your way to metal as the most versatile, sustainable, and protective roofing material available. But, now what? With so many options to choose from, we thought we would give you some insider information on how to choose the right,… ( read more )

Roofing Underlayments and Metal Roofs

June 24, 2016 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Uncategorized

Should roof underlayments be used beneath a metal roof? At Classic Metal Roofing Systems, we distribute the RoofAquaGuard family of roofing underlayments. An Overview of Our Roofing Underlayments  RoofAquaGuard UDLX is a synthetic underlayment with a smooth but slip-resistant top surface. It is suitable for installation beneath virtually all roofing material types. It is well… ( read more )

The Right Roof can Add Value to Your Home

April 7, 2016 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Homeowner Tips,Research,Uncategorized

Are you looking for ways to add value to your home? Adding the right roof, a metal roof, can set your home apart…and set you up for equity. It’s always good to think about how you can maximize and protect your resources. For many of us, our home is our most valuable financial investment and… ( read more )

Roof Damage: Beware of Storm Chasers in Your Neighborhood

March 17, 2016 | Filed under: Homeowner Tips,Uncategorized

Was your neighborhood recently hit by a bad storm that included severe winds or even hail? You may have roof damage…and chances are you will soon have many roofing contractors knocking on your door. Here is consumer-savvy advice on selecting a contractor to work on your roof. Roof Damage: Local Roofing Professionals vs “Storm Chasers” Chasing… ( read more )

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