Finding The Right Metal Roofing Contractors
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Four Most Common Types Of Roofing
Aluminum is the most basic type of metal roof material. It’s resistant to corrosion and typically very strong. However, it’s not the ideal choice for areas that have high winds, hail or tough environmental conditions.
For centuries, copper roofing has been used all over the world. These roofs are completely recyclable, but they’re a soft metal – so although they minimize noise, they’re susceptible to hail damage and storm damage.
An alloy made from iron and other elements, steel is one of the most common types of roofing materials on commercial structures. It’s available in several varieties, including galvanized, galvalume, & weathering steel.
Zinc is an incredibly durable and it uses its patina to heal scratches over time, and can last upwards of a century. It’s ideal for commercial buildings, but requires cleaning and maintenance because it “chalks” over time.
Metal Roofing Methods
Metal Roof Panels
Metal roof panels are available in several materials, from steel to aluminum. Generally, these types of roofs interlock to seal out moisture and protect a home or business.
Corrugated roofing, which is commonly seen on commercial buildings, is durable and lightweight. It’s typically available in copper, aluminum and stainless steel, and it can be a cost-effective method.
Tin isn’t actually used in roofing – but the name stuck from the 1800s, when homesteaders hammered down canning materials to replace damaged, broken or worn shingles. When you hear someone talk about a tin roof, they’re really referring to one made from aluminum, copper, steel or zinc.
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Metal Roof Repair and Replacement
If your metal roof is damaged or needs to be replaced, R&R Exteriors can help. Our professionals have installed and fixed metal roofs all over Texas and Oklahoma, and we’ll be happy to provide you with a free metal roof inspection to identify trouble spots and come up with cost-effective solutions.
Talk to R&R Exteriors About Metal Roofing Today
When you’re looking for the best metal roofing contractors available, call us at 972-446-5959 in Carrollton, 214-994-5339 in Dallas, or 405-562-6969 in Edmond. We’ll be happy to schedule an appointment to inspect your roof and give you a free quote on installation or repair.