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What is the cost of metal roofing?

What is the cost of metal roofing?

When planning for a roofing installation or re-roofing, it’s important to draw up a thorough and accurate budget. To this end, it’s important to understand the costs associated with installing metal roofing. Typically, metal roofing is one of the most expensive materials to use. Metal itself is more costly while installation can be labor-intensive, requiring specialist knowledge of particular techniques not necessarily shared with other types of roofing installations.

Is it worth to invest in metal roof?

metal roof by Worthouse

Why, then, would so many property owners choose to accept a high metal roofing cost? For more traditional types of roofing with lower installation costs, homeowners will soon find they need to regularly shell out more money for repairs. They will also usually need to be re-roofed or replaced entirely every 5-10 years. Metal roofing does away with all of these extra costs. While the initial metal roofing cost is high, most home and business owners find that they end up saving money in the long run, due to the low-maintenance and durable nature of metal roofing.

What affects the total price of metal roofing

While metal roofing cost is almost always going to be higher than any other roofing type, there’s a lot of factors to consider which will affect the final price. For instance, you have to consider roof replacement or re-roofing in next few years, when choosing slates or shingles. The surface area of your roof also plays a big role in determining the final cost, as does the specific choice of metal. Most roofing contractors offer additional, premium features like designs and other cosmetic options. Each of these can significantly impact the metal roofing cost as well.

Choose SUPRE & ULTA modular metal roofing tiles!

 

Metal has very low life cost resulting from its qualities. It’s more durable than other covering options, efficiently protecting your home from rain, hurricane wind, hail and fire. This resistance is teamed with life span than can easily last over four decades in excellent condition, no less. Choosing Supre or Ulta metal roofing, you have those benefits bumped up even further, thanks to protective shield, applied on both sides of panels. Additionally, Worthouse products come with pre-drilled holes so installation is quick and easy and material waste almost negligible (less than 5%). Metal roof covering has other “side effects” as well, mainly lower energy bills (up to 30%) and home insurance (up to 10%). It also increases your house’s curb appeal and resale value. It won’t be an exaggeration to say that metal roofing will pay for itself.