The National Roofing Contractors Association claims that metal roofing products has been increasing dramatically over the past decade. This indicates a sign that homeowners and builders are growing more and more aware of this product’s benefits. Palm Desert Roofing is your top choice for Metal Roofing product and installation.
Over the last 15-20 years, a whole new array of metal roofing materials has made it's way into the roofing market. These are no longer your grandparent's and great grandparent's "tin roofs" of years ago. They are however, some very high-tech responses to the need for durable, lightweight, fire-resistant roofing that looks perfect on just about any residential home.
Metal roofs impressive because of their speed of installation, fire-resistant qualities, superior aesthetics, and longevity. They are very lightweight and are great at reflecting heat coming from that California sun. This thermal characteristic alone helps homeowners save energy on cooling bills and some may even qualify for tax credits.
Metal roofing materials are made from the following component and materials:
Steel Roofing is by far the most common and typically the most sensible option because it is highly economical. Steel come in many different types, and they all hold paint finishes well (steel can be also be galvanized), and are usually quite durable. Aluminum Roofing however, is relatively soft, so it is more prone to denting and damage and it is also more expensive than steel. The positive side of aluminum roofing is that it won’t corrode the way steel can if the finish is scratched or damaged and it's even lighter than steel.
When choosing from our selection of metal roofing, you’ll first want to determine the look you want your roof to have. There are two basic styles but they are very different in appearance: Shingles and Sheet Like Panels. Both of styles have many variations, colors, and patterns to choose from.
Palm Desert Roofing will be happy to assist you in your selection and installation of your new metal roof.