How to Calculate Square Footage of Your Roof

Calculating Roof Area

How to Calculate Your Roof Area Knowing how to calculate your roof area can be a beneficial first step in estimating the cost of a new metal roof. In roofing we call the calculation of roofing materials needed a “take-off”.A good roofing…
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How to Read the Warranty

Metal Roofing Warranties Exposed | Loopholes Revealed

We get it, buckling down to read a metal roofing warranty is probably the last thing you want to do at the end of a busy day. But if you are seriously considering investing in a permanent roofing product, doing your homework could end up saving…
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Metal Roofing Prices 2017

If you’re considering a metal roofing upgrade, you have probably done a “Metal Roofing Prices” search online, only to find that most metal roofing companies shy away from the topic of pricing. In an effort to help property owners get a…
Cool Roof Grant Approved House in Toronto ON

Cool Roofing Grants for Property Owners

As part of an aggressive action plan designed to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 80 per cent by 2050, The City of Toronto’s Environment and Energy Division has established The Eco-Roof Incentive Program.Under the Eco-Roof Incentive…
Comparison Photo Metal Roof Installed to Roof Deck vs Wood Battens.

Why Batten Mounted Metal Roofing is a Poor Choice

Many batten mount products are batten mounted because of their inferior design. In other words, the design of the product requires it to be installed on battens. Battens for them are not really a good thing though they try to spin it that way.…
Metal Shingle Installation

Metal Roofing Decking, Battens and Underlayment

There are two general choices when it comes to the substrate that is used beneath metal roofing. The choice is between installing the metal roofing panels over battens or over solid decking. This blog article will look at both options.Some…

Top 10 Things to Consider Before Upgrading to Metal Roofing

Homeowners are increasingly considering upgrading to a permanent metal roofing system for the added style and benefits that it offers. Permanent metal roofing is an investment in your home and to help you get the best return on your investment,…