Quarve Contracting
Wednesday 26 November 2014

What Are the Benefits of Metal Roofs - Part 1

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Are you considering replacing the roof on your MN home soon?  The roof on your home is one of the most important aspects that come with a home, so you need the best shelter you can get.You shouldn’t overlook the popularity that is soaring when it comes to residential roofing. Once primarily reserved for agricultural and industrial applications, metal roofing is quickly becoming one of the most popular choices for homes.  Have you considered metal for your home? If you’re unsure of what exactly metal roofing is able to bring to your home, continue reading to find out some of the benefits that come with metal roofing, and why it might be a wise investment for you to make. Metal Roofing Is Durable and Long Lasting Metal roofing is one of the most durable and long lasting materials out there that you can roof your home with.  You’re able to get a lot of use out of a metal roof - they last for 60 years or more, compared to an asphalt roof that's good for 10-15.  Metal roofs are incredibly durable and will withstand just about anything that comes their way when it comes to the outside elements that they come into contact with, such as hail, wind-driven rain, and even lightning strikes. This means less repairs over the course of those 60 years. Energy Efficiency of Metal Roofing Considering energy efficiency is a must for any home improvements you make.  A homeowner wants something that is going to be able to hold the heat and cool air inside the home, instead of sending it to the outside. This is why metal is such a great option to go with. A metal roof will protect your home on the outside and keep you comfortable inside. There are many color selections to go with, and which one you choose depends on what color you’d like to see on your home and which one will provide the most in energy efficiency. Metal Roofing Provides an Attractive Cosmetic Look  Of course you want a roof that makes your home look the best that it can. In order to do this, you need to find a roofing material that provides many different options. Metal roofing comes in many different styles and colors, so you can mix and match them to go with the look of your home. There are many more benefits to a metal roof - watch for Part 2 of this series to learn about even more that comes with metal roofing for your home. If you’re already convinced, give us a call here at Quarve. We are one of the leading metal roofing contractors for the Minneapolis and St. Paul MN area. We are able to help you choose the right metal roofing and get it installed.  Give us a call today for a free consultation - 763.785.1472.