Three Benefits of Installing a Metal Roof on Your Home

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While the benefits of metal roofing have been well known, the business continues to take things further by adding more features that serve to increase product value and efficiency. For example, many metal roofing systems offer the added benefit of thermal insulation. With most other products, this is only offered in certain applications and only under certain conditions. The benefits of metal roofing, though, extend far beyond those limits. Thermal insulation is a benefit that is not often thought about until you are presented with the bill.

The cost savings associated with these products are immeasurable and cannot be measured in monetary terms. Instead, when a business decides to purchase a roofing system, they are more likely to view it as an investment in their bottom line. Metal roofing systems require much less maintenance and repair than traditional roofing systems, and they have been found to help reduce the risk of building and structure damage from weather and environmental exposure. By offering a more durable solution for the roof, these metal roofs provide much less chance for leakage and roof failure in high precipitation or fire prone areas. When you consider how much less likely you are to have damage caused by roof leaks or a failing shingle, the benefits of metal roofs are clear.

Metal roofing is also beneficial because they offer energy efficiency. This means that in terms of heating and cooling costs, your new roof is going to save you money during the life of your new roof. In addition, metal roofs are one of the least expensive options when it comes to installing a new roof over your existing roof. They offer superior energy efficiency ratings and are much easier on the environment than traditional asphalt shingles. With these benefits, your new roof will pay for itself in energy savings and lower repairs. Not only will this make your new roof cost-effective, but it will also be much safer for your home.

This post was written by Ted Williams! Ted is the owner of A Old Time Roofing, one of the best roofing companies in Saint Petersburg, FL! Ted is a Master Elite Weather Stopper GAF Roofing Contractor, a double award winner of Best Steep-Slope Contractor from GAF and achiever of Master Elite Consumer Protection Excellence from GAF. He has been serving the Pinellas County area since 1978.  Old Time Roofing has a tradition of quality workmanship, servicing residential and commercial properties. Click here for more information!