Research Articles

Real-life roofing Story: Do you have one?

June 30, 2022 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Newsletter Articles,Research

Here’s a group of stories from Homeowners, one of which may stir a new roofing story for your home. These homeowners had different wants and needs for their projects, but all three found the perfect solution with a metal roof. Roofing Story #1 Our first story features Robert, a ranch owner in rural Texas. After… read more

4 Signs a Metal Roof May Be Right for Your Home

May 27, 2022 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Newsletter Articles,Research

Are you looking for a new roof? Or have you been putting off searching for one because you don’t want the hassle? Roofing technology has advanced tremendously in the last few decades with new options you should know about. A metal roof has become more than a trend; it’s a versatile roofing solution. Here are… read more

A new way to make a roofing decision

May 23, 2022 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Newsletter Articles,Research

Whenever it’s time to re-roof, It’s decision time. Choosing a new roof for your home can be tough. It’s not a decision you need to make often.  There are many ways to choose a roof. We’ve discussed picking a color, listing pros and cons, and even why metal roofing might not be right for you in past articles.  Before… read more

The best standing seam underlayment for your new roof

April 1, 2022 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Consumer Education,Research,Standing Seam

We understand how confusing roofing can be for homeowners. There are lots of new terms and components to understand, including underlayment. Since it isn’t something you do every day, learning that your new roof is a system of components working together for performance can be disconcerting. What the heck is standing seam underlayment, and why… read more

5 Ways a Metal Roof Saves Money

February 25, 2022 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Consumer Education,Energy,Financial,Newsletter Articles,Research

Yes, there is a roof that saves money. Here are just 5 ways an investment in quality pays you back while adding value to your home.  Eliminates roof replacement costs Works well with solar panel Reduces your energy costs Qualifies you for an insurance discount Reduces maintenance costs Replacement costs Metal roofing lasts longer than… read more

Why do you need 2 metal roof warranties?

December 13, 2021 | Filed under: Buying a New Roof,Newsletter Articles,Research

When you purchase a new roof, you should receive 2 warranties in writing.  The 1st: from the manufacturer covering the integrity of their product. The 2nd:  from the contractor covering the integrity of their workmanship.  Too often, contractors take advantage of homeowners and shift the focus to the manufacturer’s warranty. The manufacturer covers what they… read more