SNOW & METAL ROOFING FAQs

SNOW & METAL ROOFING FAQs

Answers to FAQs You May Have about Snow and Metal Roofing Metal roofing is made to sustain any kinds of weather.  Of course they perform well in rain, but what about snow?  If you question the performance of a metal roof in a cold weather climate, just look around...
snow guard systems For Metal Roofing

snow guard systems For Metal Roofing

Metal Roof Snow Guards: What are they, and Does My Roof Need Them? If you happen to live in a cold weather climate, it’s likely that snow is something you encounter every winter.  Although your area could be one that merely receives an occasional snowfall, having a...
Choosing the Orientation of Metal Siding Panels

Choosing the Orientation of Metal Siding Panels

We’ve all done it.  Go to print something from a computer or electronic device.  One of the main options before printing is choosing “landscape” or “portrait” orientation.  The same thought process can be used in choosing the orientation of metal siding panels. Are...
Choosing the Right Fastener Screws

Choosing the Right Fastener Screws

So much time is spent on the panels themselves when discussing a metal roof or siding for a building, but an overlooked topic might be the system’s fastener screws.  Whether it’s a residential, commercial, storage or an agricultural building, many factors must...
Is the Cost of Standing Seam Worth it?

Is the Cost of Standing Seam Worth it?

Homeowners may question the cost of installing a metal roof when it’s time to replace those old worn out asphalt shingles.  First they are going to need to know the difference between standing seam and exposed fastener system, in order to understand the cost...
3 Options for Insulating a Metal Roof

3 Options for Insulating a Metal Roof

When it comes to any type of roofing, two of the most important, but yet hidden factors, are ventilating and insulating.  A great looking roof can be seen from a building’s outside, but you can’t see the insulation, and of course won’t see the airflow inside....