Are you interested in installing a metal roof? EZ Home Solutions provides exceptional roofing in St. Charles, MO, and we have a variety of materials to choose from. Metal roofs are exceptionally durable and can look great on just about every style of home. Below are three facts about metal roofing that may help sway your decision.
- A metal roof can be installed over your existing Metal roofs can be installed over your existing one without the need to rip up shingles or other materials. While it is preferred to remove the existing roof, it can be messy and raise costs. The ease of installation can be great for budget-conscious homeowners.
- They are not noisier than any other type of roof. Though many homeowners think a metal roof would be much louder than others, that is not the case. A correctly installed metal roof is installed over a solid substrate, and the attic and insulation will help create a sound barrier.
- Metal roofing does not attract lightning. Though it may seem contradictory, metal roofs are not more prone to lightning strikes than any other material. Additionally, should your roof be struck by lightning, the material is noncombustible which will result in less overall damage done to your home.