Here are some answers to the most frequently asked questions about metal roofing products that can help you understand how they are used in residential roofing applications.
*What Types of Metal Roofing Are Available?
There are three types of metal roofing that are typically available to homeowners. They include:
--Modular pressed products that are available in several sizes and shapes.
--Vertical seamed panels that are suitable for humid or cold climates.
--Water shedding systems that are suitable for flatter roofs.
These roof products feature shapes and colors that are easy to customize. As a result, it is easy to create metal roofing products that suit your needs.
*What Metal Alloys Are Used to Create Metal Roofing Products?
Most metal roofing products are manufactured using high-quality zinc, aluminum, copper, or steel alloys. These alloys are used because they offer the durability, strength, and flexibility needed to withstand many years of use outdoors.
*Does Metal Roofing Rust Over Time?
Metal roofing does not rust as long as you maintain properly. As a result, you can use metal roofing to complete many residential roofing projects in areas that experience extremely hot or humid weather.
*What Is the Cost of Metal Roofing?
The cost of most metal roofing varies between $125 to $1100 per 100 square feet. This cost can vary considerably because roofing contractors use the following variables to determine the cost of metal roofing:
--The size of your roof.
--The materials that are used to manufacture the roofing.
--The amount of labor needed to install the roofing.
--The amount of difficulty installing the roofing.