Metal Roofing Pros and Cons

Series of grey gabled raised seam metal roofs on white houses

BENEFITS OF METAL ROOFING in New Orleans

metal roofing Synergy Roofing New Orleans roofingneworleans.netThere are a lot of benefits when considering installing a metal roof over many other roofing systems. Metal roofs are the prevalent choices for homeowners. Such as:

  • Metal roofing is very durable against the elements, they withstand many weather conditions, regardless of the severity.
  • Also, Metal roofs are proven to be more fire retardant in case of fire, it will take longer for them to burn into flames.
  • Metal roofing lasts longer The average lifespan of most metal roofs is anywhere between 40-70 years.
  • More energy efficient Metal roofs have greater energy efficiency levels, they will reduce your energy bills and cooling costs.

Compared to other roofing systems, metal roofs last longer. They can last between 40-70 years when installed correctly-possibly longer depending on your own diligence in maintaining them.

Additionally and surprisingly they can actually be quieter compared to other roofing such as asphalt, tile, slate, and cedar shake. Even during hail metal roofing is quieter.  Because most metal roofs have a sound buffer. Beneath metal roofs, there is Solid sheathing to insulate the sounds.

THE CONS OF METAL ROOFING

As beneficial as metal roofing is, there are drawbacks. The initial cost can be, well, costly. Additionally, metal roofing is prone to denting, which goes back to that diligent maintenance also mentioned previously.

Contact Us Today

Still, have questions about metal roofing? Contact us at Synergy Roofing New Orleans, we know how important your roofing system can be. We’re available 24/7, to help you understand seamless roofs. Call us today at 504-352-2466!  We can help answer your questions, and discuss our services in-depth, get your roofing needs met. We’re always happy to help. Get in touch with us today

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