DECRA METAL ROOFING BLOG

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September, 13 2021 in Best Roof for my Region
Why Metal Roofing is the Best Choice for All Regions and All Seasons

A roof is the first line of defense against the elements. Therefore, it’s an important consideration when building,...

July, 5 2021 in Roof Remodel
What Homeowners Need to Know Before a Roof Replacement or Remodel

Even at the highest end of the real estate spectrum, homes are encumbered with less than optimal roofing systems....

May, 31 2021 in Best Roof for my Region
Understanding Wind Uplift Ratings for Roofing

2021 marks the seventh year in a row in which at least one named storm has developed ahead of the June 1 start date...

November, 30 2020 in Why Metal Roofing
DECRA Metal Roofing: Testing For Quality Above and Beyond the Competition

Since DECRA products are engineered to withstand anything Mother Nature can dish out, we submit all products for...

November, 16 2020 in Why Metal Roofing
What Goes Into a DECRA Metal Roof?

What Goes Into a DECRA Metal Roof? In the 1940s, the Decraspray company was commissioned to develop a granular spray...

October, 26 2020 in Homeowner Tips
10 Things to Know About Metal Roofing

For most of the 20th Century, metal roofing products were manufactured primarily for industrial and commercial...

August, 31 2020 in Contractors
Understanding Roof Underlayments

Roof underlayment is an essential part of the complete roof system that provides a weather-resistant backup barrier...

August, 24 2020 in Damaged Roof
DECRA Stone-Coated Steel: The Best Roofing Material for Fire Protection

Fire Risk in the USAccording to 2017 Verisk data reported by the Insurance Information Institute, 4.5 million US...

August, 10 2020 in Homeowner Tips
Department of Energy Study Verifies the Thermal Performance of DECRA Metal Roofing

The Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), an acclaimed laboratory dedicated to research for the U.S. Department of...

July, 6 2020 in Why Metal Roofing
What happens when lightning strikes a metal roof?

Lightning strikes on metal roofs are an understandable concern for homeowners considering an upgrade to a metal...

June, 15 2020 in Homeowner Tips
Supercharge Energy Efficiency With DECRA Metal Roofing

Learn how using advanced underlayments with DECRA Metal Roofing products can increase energy-efficiency by up to...

May, 18 2020 in Homeowner Tips
Do Metal Roofs Rust?

To answer this question, it’s important to note that not all metal roofs are created equal. The rusty roof on your...