cool roof Articles

Cool Roofs Tax Credit

June 12, 2009

Q: What is the different between the Energy Star and other steel roofs. They are giving you 30 percent of your taxes. A: Some metal roofs have reflective coatings and are listed on the Energy Star website. These products, if installed this year or next, are eligible for a federal tax credit of 30% of… ( read more )

Hot Screened-in Porch

June 10, 2009

Homeowner from Florida asked: Q: I have a typical Florida cement block ranch house(one story) with a metal roofed screen porch attached to the rear of the house (all of about 7′ high, with slope). The rear of the house faces west. Presently, I can only use the porch a few months of the year… ( read more )