A properly installed and maintained metal roof can last as long as the house. It also offers excellent resistance to fire, mildew, insects and rot. However, there are even more benefits this roofing material has that many are unaware of.
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Metal roofs work the hardest in the winter months. This roofing material is designed with grooves that easily shed snow and sleet. Indoors, the metal structure and its insulating underlayment prevent heat loss, meaning your HVAC system doesn’t need to work as hard to keep your interior warm.
If you’re thinking of replacing your roof, consider metal roofing. Make sure you hire an experienced contractor for your roof replacement to make the most of this roofing material’s benefits. For quality residential roof services, choose John Henderson Construction, LLC.
Modern metal roofs are stronger and available in a wider range of colors, styles, and textures. It can remain beautiful and efficient for many decades. The Metal Construction Association conducted a study and found that metal roofs can last at least 60 years. It’s a strong selling point for people who want their next roof to be the last one they’ll invest in. You should also consider this material if you’re concerned about your home’s resale value.
While a high-quality metal roof may cost more than some roofing materials on the market, you can save a lot with the minimal maintenance it requires over its long lifespan. With a metal roof, you’ll also enjoy significant energy savings as well as tax credits.
Specially formulated paint pigments applied to the metal make “cool roofs,” or surfaces that reflect and emit solar energy. They prevent heat from getting trapped in the attic. Depending on the climate in your region, you can save up to 40 percent on your energy savings.
John Henderson Construction, LLC is one of the area’s leading residential and commercial roofing contractors. Call us at (401) 615-2224 or (860) 415-4055. You can also fill out our contact form to request a free estimate.