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 ????
- 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
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.
Do you need help deciding which metal roof to choose? Check out some links to manufacturer websites, as well as a link to information about getting energy star rebates on your brand new roof!
Check out some of the latest metal roof projects completed by Repair N Remodel, LLC in the greater Rochester Area. These roof projects are finished and addresses are provided for drive by viewings. Please call 585-637-7381 to schedule a free estimate for a metal shingles quote. Continue reading
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)
These are photos of some completed vinyl siding projects.