Homeowner Tips

Can You Storm-Proof Your Coastal Home With Stone-Coated Metal Roofing?

Trevor UnderwoodJune 7, 2021
Coastal living comes with many perks, but when Mother Nature packs a powerful punch, homeowners seek the protection of a durable roof–especially during hurricane season. ...

Understanding Wind Uplift Ratings for Roofing

Mark GallantMay 31, 2021
2021 marks the seventh year in a row in which at least one named storm has developed ahead of the June 1 start date of the Atlantic hurricane season. With this season ...

How to Market DECRA Metal Roofing During Storm Season

Trevor UnderwoodMay 24, 2021
Experts predict that the 2021 hurricane and tornado season will be above average in terms of activity yet again. Since residential properties are especially susceptible ...

Why You Should Switch to Metal Roofing After Storm Damage

Trevor UnderwoodMay 17, 2021
Your house was hit by a storm– now what? While you may feel rushed into decisions about repairs or replacements if the roof was damaged, don’t be tempted with quick ...

Best Roofing Material for Tornadoes in 2021

Trevor UnderwoodMay 10, 2021
With the 2021 tornado season coming up, homeowners should consider metal roofs to protect their homes. Historically, the states in Tornado Alley were limited to ...

5 Metal Roofing Myths, Debunked

Trevor UnderwoodMay 3, 2021
Myths and legends get started for all sorts of reasons about people and places– even building materials. Metal roofing has more than its share, perhaps because it has ...

Can Metal Roofs Weather Hurricane-Force Winds?

Trevor UnderwoodApril 26, 2021
Roofing profiles in hurricane-prone regions are often subject to the most rigorous building codes–and for good reason. Hurricanes are the worst natural disasters we face ...

Best Roofing Material for Hail-Prone Regions in 2021

Trevor UnderwoodApril 19, 2021
This year's hail season has the potential to be more severe than usual due to a climate pattern called La Niña. As described by NOAA, La Niña is a climate cycle ...

7 Questions Contractors Can Anticipate from Homeowners About DECRA Metal Roofing

Trevor UnderwoodApril 12, 2021
With any big renovation, you’re bound to get questions from homeowners – especially when it concerns the roof that covers their house. It’s their first line of defense ...

4 DECRA Metal Roofing Projects to Inspire Spring Remodeling

Trevor UnderwoodApril 5, 2021
Spring is the perfect time to tackle a roofing project, but it doesn’t happen overnight. It requires some behind-the-scenes planning, especially when it comes to finding ...