Benefits of Metal Roofing Articles

Metal Roofing and Wind Resistance for Homeowners

July 8, 2021

Over the past few years, weather changes have brought longer and more violent storm seasons to coastal areas and further inland. Our country has responded with requirements like stricter building codes and Fortified Housing guidelines. While Mother Nature can dish out a lot, homeowners can protect their properties, families, and belongings.  Usually, after a major… ( read more )

Your Roof: Fire Resistance and Fire Ratings Explained

June 15, 2021

Every summer sees its share of devastating wildfires threatening or consuming residential developments. But, if there’s any glimmer of hope from these tragedies, building science is developing better fire-safe ways to build homes. In particular, scientists have devoted effort to keep burning embers from entering homes through air vents, soffits, and walls. And, of course,… ( read more )

Energy Savings and Energy Production from Your Roof

May 18, 2021

The topic of energy is once again in the news all the time these days. I remember first reading about the “Energy Crisis” in my elementary school Weekly Reader, and it’s still relevant many years later. Back then, we turned our heat down to 55 degrees at night in the winter and no higher than… ( read more )

Reducing Home Maintenance Costs: Metal Roofing

January 15, 2020

Wise homeowners consider the total lifetime cost of any investment in home maintenance and improvement. Reducing home maintenance costs for the long-run, no matter how long you plan to live in your home, is always the right decision. I was recently asked to contribute to an article about saving seniors money with exterior home improvement… ( read more )

Interview on Gary Sullivan Show

February 7, 2018

Find out if a metal roof is a good fit for your home when Gary Sullivan talks to Todd about the popularity and benefits of a metal roof.

Fire Protection Provided By Metal Roofing

August 18, 2012

The summer of 2012 has seen a drought hold much of the United States. And, when hot and dry weather prevails, unfortunate wildfires will grab hold and spread, destroying everything in their paths. Well, almost everything. ABC News recently has done a couple of stories which have shown metal roofs providing fire protection. Metal roofing… ( read more )