To an outsider, it may not matter. You just want a roof over yourself, right? But it is worth making a thoughtful decision on considering what each can bring. Here, asphalt shingles and metal roofing are up against each other to see which is better.
The Advantages of Metal Roofing
The benefits of metal roofing is as big as a laundry list, but they can be condensed into three most important parts: longevity, cost, and performance.
The Cost and Longevity of Metal Roofing
Cost has several moving parts. The problem many people see is the up front cost to install a metal roof. There is no way to skirt around it: metal roofs cost more at first. It scares potential buyers. Let’s break that fear down into manageable bits. The trade off to a higher up front cost is that the roof lasts way longer than asphalt shingles could, an entire lifetime, to be specific. Asphalt shingles are in need of asphalt roof replacement every 10, maybe 20 years. Asphalt Continue Reading No Comments