If you’re in the market to purchase a new roof and have a roof replacement, there are several different options to choose from. It is complicated to navigate between what options are best for you as far as materials go. Shingles are the most popular roofing material in the United States, but does that mean it is the right choice for my home? Some people don’t even realize you can use a different roofing material. Metal roofing West Monroe comes with many benefits but learning the value it brings to your home is still uncommon. Metal roofing West Monroe homes stand out among the rest and should be considered for your home from the amount of benefits and value it can bring to your home.
What’s Special About Metal?
Metal roofs, which were first popular for commercial properties, have drastically grown in popularity in residential homes over recent years. Metal roofs are strong and durable, meaning they can withstand bad weather conditions and last for many years. They’re also a good choice if you live in a rural area, since they’re resistant to fire. The durability of a metal roofing is of the best highlight of this feature, because durability equals longevity.
Metal roofs have several different benefits that are much more prevalent than shingles. Roofing repairs are of major importance when maintaining the health of your roof and your home, but metal roofs and their durability make the hassle of routine maintenance less common. We’re not saying to never check the health of your metal roof, but the longevity factor that comes with your roof helps lower maintenance. On average, a metal roof has been known to last 40 – 70 years, and depending on the maintained health and material even longer. Metal roofing is also recyclable and environmentally friendly. Metal roofs reflect light vs how other roofing materials absorb it. What this means is that reflecting light will reduce your monthly expenses to utility.
There are different types of metal roofs West Monroe roofers can install. The standing seam metal roof is the kind of metal roof that adds character and curb appeal. They are flat metal sheets and they can be installed on just about any roof. They come in many varieties of colors so they can be designed to the best possible combination to your home. The stone coated steel is a very durable match to more traditional style of shingle roofs, while also being of the most durable of metal roofs. They can withstand gusting winds, heavy rain, or even hail storms.
NELA Roofing Can Install your metal roof in West Monroe
If you’re in the market for a major upgrade to your home, contact NELA Roofing to handle your home improvement project. They are reliable, and handle the job very efficiently, most people are surprised how fast they operate and love the quality of the result. Contact NELA Roofing for a free estimate!
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