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11 Excellent Reasons To Install A Metal Roof

11 Excellent Reasons To Install A Metal Roof

The pros and cons of metal roof systems could probably fill not one, but several books. Fortunately, the cons would make for a very thin volume. Here are 11 excellent, sensible, economical reasons to have a metal roof professionally installed on your Tampa or Sarasota home. 

How Ventilation Works To Improve The Life Of Your Roof

How Ventilation Works To Improve The Life Of Your Roof

Getting to know your Tampa Bay home takes time. You poke around the closets, finally master the temperamental thermostat, and wonder about your roof. Is it one big chunk or a bunch of tiny parts? Your roof is an integrated system, and a vital part of the system is roof ventilation. Here’s how it works. 

3 Things To Keep In Mind When Replacing Your Roof With Solar Panels

3 Things To Keep In Mind When Replacing Your Roof With Solar Panels

Florida’s solar installations produce enough power for more than 842,000 homes. If your Florida home already has solar panels, congratulations! But suppose your roof needs some work. In fact, roof repairs are no longer enough: you have to replace the roof. What happens to the solar panels?

What Is The Best Roof For The High Winds In Florida?

What Is The Best Roof For The High Winds In Florida?

If you are fortunate enough to be overseeing roof replacement for your Florida home, you can select any type of roof you want. This suggests the question, What is the best roof for high winds? What roof best meets the challenge of high winds in Florida? 

graphic showing metal and shingle roofing with the caption "Why Metal Roof Installation Costs More Than A Shingle Roof"

Why Metal Roof Installation Costs More Than A Shingle Roof

For some mysterious reason, a Chevy Spark (MSRP, $15,495) costs a lot less than a Rolls-Royce Phantom (MSRP, $457,750). Such a price difference is almost as unknowable as the cost difference between metal roofing and shingles. Unknowable, that is, until you check the facts. 

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