A house with an efficient roofing system only can honestly guarantee protection comfort and peace of mind. Metal roofs are preferred both by residential and commercial buildings because of its portability, durability, non-combustibility, ease of installation, recyclability and cost-effectiveness.
A metal roof is attributed to its intrinsic nature of reflecting radiant light and its protective corrosion resistant coating. Metal roofing is energy efficient, green and environment-friendly. These roofs are durable and its cost-effective material suits almost all the buildings and all types of roofs. You don’t have to worry about anything when we are your roof installers. Metal covers a lot of material it comes to metal roofing. Stainless steel, steel, zinc, copper, aluminium, these are all the various materials used for roofing. Every material has different properties which affect the performance, life, durability, appearance and price.
Features of metal roofs are:
1. The longevity and durability of metal roofs
The sun’s UV (Ultraviolet) rays and just the usual weather of Melbourne, deteriorates the slate roofs, tile roofs, concrete, and others. However, a metal roof does not decompose; it can survive everything that nature can throw at it. The life of shingles and asphalt is nearly about 19-20 years. This may seem a long duration to you, but actually, it is concise when compared to the lifespan of your house. Both these materials need timely and costly maintenance. On the other hand, metal roof lasts up to 70 years or more. It does not require much maintenance, and even if it does require maintenance, it does cost a big amount. You can get it done by the roof restoration Melbourne. Its roof is an ultimate choice for areas where snowfall is heavy because of the sleek nature of metal and its high reflexivity. Metal roofs in being the addition to incombustible, they are extremely resistant to strong winds. The interlocking construction of metal roofs makes it unaffected to pests and leaks.
2. A Wide Variety of Roofing Styles and Designs
You can find a metal roof matching with any architectural style, according to the climate, or according to the area, you are living in with the Melbourne roof restoration.
Many customers are astonished to find that these roofs are available in a wide diversity of styles, which are made to fit in any neighbourhood and it appears just like the other roofing styles like the slate, tile, concrete, shingle etc.
The common metals which are used for roofing are zinc, aluminium, steel, copper, tin. All these kinds of metal roofs are the most durable and modern. The styling options for metal roofs are nearly endless. You have a wide variety to choose from the options for your roof. These roofs can also be painted any colour. It can be painted in almost all the colours that are imaginable and can also be re-painted by the roof painters in Melbourne. The natural beauty of metal is just worthwhile the investment for many homeowners.
3. Perfect for Your Home and the Environment
Metal roofing is an eco-friendly material in the market for a variety of reasons. It is made of recycled material, which can be recycled again at the end. It can be installed on your existing roofs; it can also be replaced. This roof cuts on waste and reduces the time taken in installation. These roofs are excellent insulators. There are very few emissions emitted in the manufacturing and production of metal roofing. Its weight and light minimize the released emissions during the transportation also.
Its roof can have up to 95% of solar reflexivity finally. It means that it disperses the heat of the sun more capable. Your home and especially your top storey will not soak up the sun heat and get warm, and predominantly in the summer season… this leads you the big saving of money on energy bills and in the meantime you won’t have to turn up the AC.