Environmentally Friendly Articles

Dreading Those Summer Electric Bills?

April 23, 2016 | Filed under: Energy,Environmentally Friendly,Newsletter Articles,Research,Uncategorized

At the very center of how well your home handles the summer heat is its roof system and attic. We would  like to discuss energy efficiency in detail, and explain the things to consider when trying to minimize your home air conditioning costs. Of course, it goes beyond just cost savings. We’re committed to ecologically sound… read more

Tiny House Roofing

March 5, 2015 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Energy,Environmentally Friendly,Tiny houses

Builders of tiny houses are considering metal roofing as the best option. Metal roofing’s benefits of low weight, high-end beauty, wind resistance, fire safety, and reflective energy efficiency all blend very well with the goals and desires of owners of tiny homes. We have recently worked with a couple of such projects, and even had… read more

Going Green

May 13, 2013 | Filed under: Energy,Environmentally Friendly,Homeowner Tips,Newsletter Articles,Uncategorized

Here in Ohio, we seem to have gone from winter to summer almost overnight. Yet we have friends in the plains states who still seem to be stuck in winter. Even for them, though, summer will be here soon, and summer is always the perfect time to have some fun but also to make things… read more

Fiscal Cliff Bill Extends Metal Roofing Tax Credit

January 2, 2013 | Filed under: Energy,Environmentally Friendly,Featured Post,Uncategorized

The American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 includes a renewal of the tax credit for reflective metal roofing. Assuming the bill is signed by the President, homeowners who purchase Energy Star rated metal roofs in 2013 will be eligible for a federal tax credit of up to $500 based upon 10% of the value of… read more

Is A Metal Roof Right For You?

September 20, 2012 | Filed under: Environmentally Friendly,Featured Post,Misc. Good News,Uncategorized

Metal roofing is enjoying increasing popularity along with other metal building products, but is a metal roof right for you? Property owners are choosing metal for many reasons. Homeowners who want to beautify their homes for the long term while also adding energy efficiency and other benefits are often choosing metal roofs. Classic Metal Roofing… read more

Energy Efficient Roofing

April 28, 2012 | Filed under: Energy,Environmentally Friendly,Featured Post,Misc. Good News,Uncategorized

Your roof probably plays a much bigger role in the energy efficiency of your home than you ever imagined. The selection of the right roofing system can keep your home cooler in the summer and reduce your energy costs. It can also keep your home healthier and, for folks in northern climates, avoid winter ice… read more