Concealed Fastener Standing Seam Metal Roofing Systems Are Made to Last

Concealed Fastener Standing Seam Metal Roofing Systems Are Made to Last

Standing seam panels are able to resist many different kinds of weather-related challenges, such as fire, hurricanes and salty air.  In this column, we discuss the different types of metal roofing fastening systems—a very important topic that involves economics,...
Isn’t Hail or Heavy Rain Loud on a Metal Roof?

Isn’t Hail or Heavy Rain Loud on a Metal Roof?

It’s natural for a homeowner to ask if a metal roof would be noisy when it rains or hails. Given the long life-span of metal roofing, any material providing that kind of protection will be strong. Our answer is that they really aren’t any noisier than asphalt shingle...
What Is Meant By “Standing Seam” And Why Is It Important?

What Is Meant By “Standing Seam” And Why Is It Important?

When most homeowners begin thinking about a metal roof, it’s easy for one to think of pole sheds, barns and commercial buildings. Those types of metal roofs typically have panels that run vertically up the roof. These types of metal panel roofs are called “standing...
Hail and Metal Roofing

Hail and Metal Roofing

When it comes to replacing your roof, there are many options available. You’re going to ask yourself many questions and listen to advice or opinions of many friends. If you live in an area that gets hit by hail quite frequently, it has become difficult to deny the...