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Will a Metal Roof Make My Missouri Home Hotter in the Summer? Will a Metal Roof Make My Missouri Home Hotter in the Summer?

Will a Metal Roof Make My Missouri Home Hotter in the Summer?

Does a metal roof make your home hotter in the summer? This is a myth that has been circulating among Missouri homeowners for years. It makes sense when you think about how hot metal can get in the summer sun, but with new materials and technology a metal roof actually does exactly the opposite. Here’s a look at some of the facts about metal roofing.

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St. Louis Residents Want to Know: How Does Metal Roofing Hold up in the Rain? St. Louis Residents Want to Know: How Does Metal Roofing Hold up in the Rain?

St. Louis Residents Want to Know: How Does Metal Roofing Hold up in the Rain?

Metal is a great, waterproof material – think of your car and how rarely it leaks. That’s why metal makes such good roofing. Not only is it durable, but it offers maximum sealant against the elements. That said, metal roofing is not perfect under all circumstances – especially if it is poorly installed.

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Information for St. Louis, MO Homeowners: Replacing an Asphalt Shingle Roof with a Metal Roof Information for St. Louis, MO Homeowners: Replacing an Asphalt Shingle Roof with a Metal Roof

Information for St. Louis, MO Homeowners: Replacing an Asphalt Shingle Roof with a Metal Roof

Many Missouri homeowners know that metal roofs offer superior value and durability compared to traditional asphalt or other roofing materials. Because of the many benefits associated with metal roofing, you may want to install a metal roof, but don’t know how the process works. Here is a primer for anyone considering a metal roof, as well as answers to common questions.

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St. Louis Homeowner? Here’s How to Ensure Your Roof Installation is Safe St. Louis Homeowner? Here’s How to Ensure Your Roof Installation is Safe

St. Louis Homeowner? Here’s How to Ensure Your Roof Installation is Safe

Recently, police arrested two individuals for installing roofs in Florida without proper licenses. The two were working together to cash in on the misery that befell the region after Hurricane Irma. Luckily, because the roof installations occurred directly after a natural disaster, the two face felony charges. Cases like this are rare but highlight the importance of researching your roofing contractor before committing yourself to a contract.

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Energy Efficiency and Your St. Louis Home Energy Efficiency and Your St. Louis Home

Energy Efficiency and Your St. Louis Home

If you have a home in St. Louis, there are numerous advantages to purchasing metal roofing, including energy efficiency. In the summer, a metal roof can reduce air conditioning costs by 25-40%. In winter, a metal roof will insulate against heat loss, reducing heating costs. The energy efficiency, along with the eco-friendly materials used in the roofs construction, make the roofs a perfect green option.

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For St. Louis Residents: Frequently Asked Questions About Metal Roofs For St. Louis Residents: Frequently Asked Questions About Metal Roofs

For St. Louis Residents: Frequently Asked Questions About Metal Roofs

Metal roofs are soaring in popularity for their durability, sustainability and most importantly, their affordability. St. Louis homeowners find themselves suddenly wondering if a metal roof is the best option for their next roof replacement. Here’s the simple answer: yes, it probably is.

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