Buying a New Roof Articles

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

Panel Design and Fire Safety are two areas often overlooked and undervalued by many roofing contractors. Learn about these critical things that can make or break the success and performance of your roof. When you purchase a Classic Metal Roofing System, we have taken full advantage of hidden fasteners and fully interlocking panel designs to deliver the best possible roof that meets and often exceeds your requirements for protection from rain, wind, and even fire… read more

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

What You Should Know About Labor and the Cost of Home Improvements

February 21, 2019 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Financial Impact of Metal Roofing,Newsletter Articles,Research

Here is some inside information that can save you money, protect the investment you’ve made in your home, and provide sustainable, long-lasting home improvements. We’ve talked to thousands of homeowners and roofing contractors over the last 40 years. These days, our conversations with contractors almost always include the subject of labor for quality roofing installations…. read more

Get Ready for Hurricanes and Ice Dams

September 20, 2018 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Newsletter Articles,Research,Wind Resistance

Depending upon where you live, there are two issues raising concerns for homeowners this fall when it comes to roofing: hurricanes and ice dams.   HURRICANES When ocean waters warm, we see things change a bit and get some warning of the severity of a coming hurricane season. In 2018, the construction industry took a… read more

New Metal Roof + Old House? Does this make sense?

June 17, 2018 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Financial Impact of Metal Roofing,Newsletter Articles,Research

Is it time to put a new roof on your old house? Let’s find out if a metal roof can help your home look and perform beautifully into the next lifetime. When you think of the phrase “old house,” a number of images may come to mind. It may be the old yet still elegant… read more