Choosing a Great Roofing Contractor

Maintaining your home is a vital part of being a homeowner. When your toilet leaks, you call a plumber. When your lighting goes out, you call an electrician. When your roof leaks or needs an update, you call a roofing contractor. However, with so many contractors vying for your business, it can be difficult to decide which contractor is right for the job. Consider what’s most important before making your decision so you can rest easy knowing your roof is in good hands. (more…)

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Installing a New Roof from Start to Finish

Choosing a Roof When choosing your new roof, you’ll of course want to find something that matches your home’s color and aesthetic. Fortunately, roofing comes in so many materials and styles that you’re sure to find something perfect. But in addition to appearance it’s also important to be aware of some technical logistics. You’ll need to consider at least some of the following factors: Can your home’s structure support the material without special framing? Does your desired roof meet fire codes in your area? What is the cost, life span and warranty of the material? Can the material survive your climate’s weather conditions? Do the research beforehand to ensure your preferred roof will work with your home’s structure and location...

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Metal Roof Colors and Finishes

There are many benefits of metal roofing, but most homeowners want a roof that is not only energy-efficient but also aesthetically pleasing. Today’s metal roofs are available in several styles and finishes, featuring many fade-resistant colors which can emulate many types of roofing materials.  (more…)

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A Complete Buyer’s Guide to Metal Roofing

Many homeowners spend lots of time trying to figure out how to make the insides and outsides of their home perfect, but one thing they often overlook is their home’s roof. The type of roof you have on top of your home really does matter. Metal roofs are more popular than ever before, which means more and more homeowners are fully realizing all of the benefits that metal roofing has to offer them. Metal Roofing Basics and Benefits Since the late ‘90s, the metal used for roofing has vastly improved from the old-school tin barn roofs. Today’s metal roofs are more durable, lightweight and fire-resistant than ever before. They are also praised because they don’t take long to install, especially...

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How to Choose the Perfect Roof for Your Home

When building a new home, or just renovating your current one, you have many options available when it comes to choosing a new roof. The sheer number of materials, finishes and installation methods available give homeowners more ways to make their roof perfectly fit their home’s style than ever before. Here are a few tips and criteria to consider when you’re trying to choose the perfect roof to meet your needs.   Make it Durable There are a number of natural materials, like slate and wood, as well as manufactured products, like asphalt and metal, which can be used as roofing material. While aesthetics are important, a large factor in your decision when buying a new roof should be durability...

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Roofing For Homes

If you’re considering reroofing, now is the perfect time to get to know the roofing types that could keep your home and everything in it well protected and insulated. (more…)

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Asphalt or Metal – Which Is the Better Roofing Material?

Are you considering corrugated roofing? In the past, corrugated roofing options were generally reserved for agricultural type buildings, sheds and the like, but more and more homeowners and commercial properties are turning to these roofing options for their durability, longevity, and unique aesthetic appeal. You may be aware that there are multiple options, including steel, aluminum, and asphalt, among many other durable material types. At Metal Roofing HeadQuarters (MrHQ), we are firm believers in the superiority of metal roofing materials compared with other options such as asphalt. While that’s probably obvious, given our name, we’d like you to understand why we believe metal is the better choice. The Argument for Metal Roofing Panels Metal roofing, when properly installed, can last...

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