Shingle roofs are a more affordable option, but the long run benefits of a metal roof outdo shingle roofs. Hail and wind damage heavily impact roofs in Black Hills, one of the best ways to combat that damage is with a durable metal roof. The is less maintenance and less need for repairs compared to shingle roofing. Pro Exteriors HIGHLY recommends installing a metal roof if you can. To see more of the difference watch our video!
Lighter colored metal roofs reflect away much of the sun’s UV rays, which can help keep your house cooler and lower cooling costs. In recent studies done in Florida, a metal roof can cut cooling costs by as much as 25% or more.
According to the National Association of Homebuilders Research Center, 20 billion pounds of asphalt shingles are dumped into U.S. landfills annually. The recycled content of steel in metal roofing is much higher than the recycled content in asphalt shingles. Also, due to the low weight of metal roofing (about half that of shingles), in many cases it can be installed directly over your existing roof, saving the environmental as well as financial costs associated with
If the look and durability of metal roofing is of interest to you, call Pro Exteriors & Construction and we can help you sort through the many choices and options. Pro Exteriors & Construction has decades of experience installing metal roofing in the Rapid City area. From first hand experience we know what works best, from materials to installation, when it comes to commercial metal roofing in the Rapid City area. Our Professional roofing consulting services are free so call us today to arrange an appointment.