Metal Roofing vrs. Asphalt shingles

Benefits of Metal over Asphalt :


  • proven long product life
  • strongest warranty’s in roofing products
  • Reduces your energy consumption
  • Contains RECYCLED material
  • Won’t peel,rot,lift,and breakdown
  • Class A fire rated
  • Wind ratings up to 160 mph
  • Class 4 Impact resistance (highest rating)
  • painted shingles resistant to mold and discoloration
  • Ice and Snow will slide and shed off roof allowing roof to dry faster

Benefits of asphalt shingles over Metal roofing ????

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  • many choices of fly by night contractors
  • will need replacing every 12-18 yrs.
  • makers will void warranty if not vented properly
  • makers will void warranty if nailed too high
  • installing contractor to be out of business in 3 to 7 yrs.
  • will always loose rocks and clog your gutters
  • prone to ice damming
  • overtime, I can become a green (moldy) roof
  • prone to wind damage
  • will burn, curl, fall apart, and stain

Accell Advanta Metal Roofing Pictures

Advanta panels provide the appearance of a dimensional shingles but with the benfits of metal roofing.  The Metal resists pests,algae and mold, and the panel is durable, recyclable, economical and lightweight.

Pics of metalworks by Tamko steel shingles

Metalworks steel shingle roof system from Tamko Building products.   Available in Cedar and Sate finishes.  Metal roofs products provide the right roof shingle for any taste.  The metal roof shingles are available in a full array of energy star qualified colors.  50 year warranty.   Metalworks Steel shingles pair the latest looks with the trusted strength of Steel.  These shingles are G-90 steel construction with Kynar 500/ Hylar 5000 finished (recognized as the industry standard).

Pics of Arrowline Shakes and Slate shingles


Arrowline metal roofing  carries a 50 yr warranty, 160 mph wind rating, light weight at 60 lbs per square, qualifies for energy star rebate.

Wakefieldbridge metal roofing photos metal shingle roof systems

This metal roofing is Wakefieldbridge style by Ideal.  Wakefieldbridge steel shingles are designed as an alternative to common asphalt shingles, but with the toughness and long lasting qualities of high strength steel roofing panels.This roof system carries a 50 yr warranty. All photos are of real job completions from Repair N Remodel.

Decra Stone Coated Steel metal shingle roof system

Decra carries a transferable 50 yr. appearance warranty. Full coverage for the first 20 years, then pro-rated from 20 to 50 years. This warranty covers any ceramic stone loss , 120 mph winds, and hail penetration for the life of the shingle. Class A Fire Rating / Class 4 Impact resistance (highest possible ratings).120 mph wind rating- won’t crack, break, burn, curl, or rot. This panel interlocks together meaning no tar products to breakdown, meaning it can be applied anytime of the year.Interlocking panels are ideal for ice damming protection ( No sealant to break down)

Vinyl Siding Projects

These are photos of some completed  vinyl siding projects.

Flipping houses

Lyman St Flip   before and after









West Ave Flip  rebuild new upper addition





Daunton Dr flip  “lipstick on the pig flip”

Ohio Flip   flipping redneck style

Parma Flip

another lyman flip   they should rename the street

Lee Rd Flip  “lets construct the 2nd floor properly”

Ridge Rd Flip

Crestwood Flip