A top-of-the-line metal roofing system offers several unique benefits. For one, it boosts your home’s aesthetic appeal while providing top-notch weather resistance. A long-lasting roofing material, it is also eco-friendly—it is highly recyclable and can boost your home’s energy efficiency. Plus, it is easy to install, especially if it is customized prior to installation.
To ensure a metal roof is fully functional, reputable roofers make sure to take these key aspects into account during installation:
A typical metal roofing system consists of properly attached metal panels and insulation underneath them. Every panel is either fastened or clipped to the roof’s framework to ensure alignment and stability. As for the insulation, it is applied at each panel’s interior side. This helps improve energy conservation, keeping your home comfortable during summer and winter. Not only that, but this also limits noise pollution.
A metal roofing system can be an effective watershed. For this, roofers must make sure it is the correct pitch or slope. Steep-sloped roofs, which are common in residential properties, allow for fast water runoff. Metal roofs must have an accurate slope more than 2 ½:12 so that rainwater can flow down to the gutters, which then direct it to downspouts away from the property.
The knowledge and experience of the contractors are the most crucial elements of a successful metal roof installation. After all, the roofing material is only as good as the installation behind it. Common roof system failures are attributed to improper design and workmanship errors. If you are looking to replace your current roof, see to it that the pros you work with have the necessary expertise to carry out the project and ensure its success.
Turn to Summit Roofing & Restoration, Inc. for your roof repair and replacement as well as storm damage restoration. Our metal roofs are fabricated by our expert team and when we get to your property, we use a roll former to run panels that fit perfectly. That means your custom metal roof will look great, perform well, and protect your structure for decades.
Call us today at (731) 589-7663 or (901) 430-1974 to get started. You may also fill out our contact form to request a free estimate.