Metal Roofs are growing increasingly popular for both the residential and commercial owners because of their long life-span, durability, light weight, and energy efficiency. , metal roofing is cost effective, more durable and longer lasting than most other materials. This is why most manufacturers back their materials with warranties as high as 50 years.
Many metal roofing materials are dent and scratch resistant as well. Metal is naturally fire resistant, so you may qualify for lower insurance premiums. Metal roofs are heat reflective, so your standing seam metal roof will reflect heat during the day and night. This results in lower energy consumption which saves you money.
Metal roofing is exceptionally light weight. There is no need for additional supports in the building. In fact, metal roofs are lighter than asphalt shingles by the square.