Buying a New Roof Articles

What You Need to Know about Metal Roofing & Condensation

June 11, 2019 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Newsletter Articles,Research

Many homes across the US have recently been damaged or destroyed by heavy and sometimes violent rains and floods. No matter where you live, your home requires protection from and the prevention of condensation. So, what does metal roofing have to do with condensation? Here’s an explanation. A properly installed metal roof, with a properly… read more

2 Critical Things Most Contractors Don’t Know About Metal Roofing: Panel Design and Fire Safety

May 24, 2019 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Newsletter Articles,Research

Our May e-newsletter continues our series of 10 Critical Things That Most Contractors Don’t Know About Metal Roofing. All-too-frequently, I hear stories of homeowners who had metal roofs installed but in the end, were upset and frustrated with a roof that did not perform as they expected. When I explore these situations, I often find critical considerations particular to metal roofing that the contractor simply was not aware of.

Metals and Finishes: 2 Critical Things Most Contractors Don’t Know About Metal Roofing

April 29, 2019 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Homeowner Tips,Newsletter Articles,Research

Here’s a special post from Todd Miller. I am starting a new series about 10 critical things that roofing contractors often don’t know about metal roofing. In my 35 years of answering questions from homeowners and contractors about metal roofing, these 10 things come up over, and over. Unfortunately, I often hear stories of homeowners… read more

3 Ways to Reduce Summer Energy Costs

March 14, 2019 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Energy,Financial Impact of Metal Roofing,Newsletter Articles,Research

Our quality metal roofing systems will reduce home summer energy costs by keeping homes naturally cooler in hot weather and reducing summer air conditioning demand. And the time to get ready for heat is before it becomes a problem. Here’s how we can help. 3 Ways a Classic Metal Roofing System Can Reduce Summer Energy… 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