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Can You Install a Metal Roof over Shingles?

Whenever clients are looking to install a metal roof, the most common question that comes up is whether or not you can install a metal roof over shingles. There’s no right answer to this question, as we can place the shingles either way. To further answer this ongoing debate, we’ve provided some more context below…

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Metal Roof Hail Damage

Hail storms can be scary. And if you have a metal roof, the sound of hail landing on your roof may make you think your roof has been completely ruined by a single storm. However, in reality, unless the hail is large, metal roof hail damage is mostly minimal. One of the many advantages of…

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Commercial Metal Roofs: The Best Option for Your Business

Many companies are now opting to install commercial metal roofs over traditional roofing materials. When planning new roof installation for your business property, there are many benefits to choosing an industrial metal roof. While the initial cost might be higher, the long-term benefits outweigh the short-term expenses. The Advantages of Commercial Metal Roofs Energy-Efficient Metal…

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Metal Roof Colour: Know What to Choose

When it comes to selecting the right colour for your metal roof, the sheer number of options on the market can create a predicament for any property owner.  And like choosing anything else, there are a number of factors to keep in mind when considering the best metal roof colour for your house. 

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Metal Roofing Installation Cost in 2019

Metal roofs are becoming more popular among homeowners and businesses because they are durable and long-lasting. While the initial cost of a metal roof installation is twice as much as asphalt shingle roofing, the long-term savings outweigh the short-term fees. So how much does a roof metal cost?

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5 Signs You Need a New Metal Roof

Metal roofs are long-lasting, but they do not last forever. For this reason, it is important to learn about the indicators of a deteriorated steel roof. After all, knowing the signs will help you determine when it is time to replace a metal roof. The five biggest warning signs you should look for include:

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Metal Roof Coating to Stop Leaks

With proper care of your metal roof coating, your metal made roof can last up to 50 years. Along with the panels, roof coating sealants are used to stop water from getting into and damaging the interior of your house. Weather and other external conditions can interfere with the integrity of your sealant coating. But…

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Why You Should Install a Metal Roof This Winter?

When subjected to terrible weather conditions like Canada’s, asphalt shingle roofing is expected to only last for an underwhelming 10 years, 20 years less than promised! What happens in this situation is that the shingles either start to curl and look unappealing, or they weaken to the point where they don’t stay put and fly…

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Roof Inspection After Hurricane Florence

Hurricanes have the capacity to wipe out towns and cause irreparable damage; a number of areas in North America were affected by Hurricane Florence in mid-September 2018 and while the hurricane lost steam by the time it reached Canada, it led to thunderstorms and heavy winds in parts of Eastern Canada including Toronto. That is…

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How Metal Roofing Is Installed

Measuring the Area of the Roof Before anything else, it is crucial that the area of your roof is accurately measured so that there is no confusion as to what materials you will need. Once you know how much you will need in materials it is conventional for an extra percentage to be added to…

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