roofing has been popular for decades with agricultural and industrial
buildings, in recent years metal roofing has become the roofing material of
choice within the architectural community for residential homes.
Roofing offers metal roofing as a solution for durable and safe living in South
Florida. This type of roof is able to
stand up to the elements, including wind and rain, and is a non-combustible
roofing choice. Our metal roofing products are Miami Dade County and Florida
Building Code approved, conforming to some of the strictest code requirements
in the nation!
Some of the
Benefits of Metal Roofing Include:
to the Metal Roofing Alliance, a metal roof will last two to three times longer
than a traditional asphalt shingle roof. Metal coatings allow metal roofs to
last longer than any other type of roof. A
high-quality metal roof will likely be the last roof you'll ever need.
Resistant to cracking, shrinking and eroding, metal roofing systems can also
withstand extreme weather conditions. Metal roofs are expected to last for the
life of the building.
Increase in Resale Value - Metal roof
can improve the value of a home by between 1 percent and 6 percent.
Energy Efficient - Many residential
metal roofs now utilize reflective pigment technology, which results in overall
home energy efficiency, and lower utility bills. Metal roofs can reduce your
energy bill by up to 30%.
Weather Resistant - Metal roofs
are fire resistant and hold up well in
storms and heavy winds.
Environmentally Friendly - All metal roofs are made from 30-60% recycled
material which will reduce landfill waste.
Appearance - There is an
endless choice of roof colors and style options.Residential
metal roofs are available in a wide variety of design to complement any style
Cost - Because of
metal's fire resistance, home buyers in almost 20 states can receive up to a
35% discount on their insurance premiums. Additionally, metal roofing can save
up to 40% in annual energy costs, and some systems qualify for the Federal
Energy Tax Credits.
Two types of metal roofing products:
-Shingles - typically
are intended to simulate traditional
roof coverings, such as wood shakes, shingles and tile.
Since 1966, Englert Inc. has been the gold standard for commercial and residential metal roofing and gutter systems, and on-site roll-forming machines. There are many reasons why Englert is tops in its industry. Englert is on the cutting edge, and will remain so, consistently improving the quality of its products and services to meet the challenges of a changing world. Use this checklist when you're choosing or specifying a metal roofing supplier .Click here to visit Englert website.
Gerard USA is a division of Metals USA, Inc., a premier provider of metal building products for home and commercial industries. Our residential and commercial products include stone-coated steel roofing systems, sunrooms, patio / walkway covers, lattice structures, pool enclosures, storm shutters, railings, awnings, dock/door canopies, service station canopies, carports, etc.