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June 6, 2022 in Tornado
What happens when lightning strikes a metal roof?

Extensive research has proven that metal roofing is no more likely to attract a lightning strike than any other type of...

January 3, 2022 in Homeowners
What Are Metal Roofs Made Of?

Metal roofing has dominated the industrial sector for more than a century. Factories, warehouses and other industrial...

December 6, 2021 in Homeowners
Increase Home Value and Curb Appeal With DECRA Metal Roofing

The roof is one of the most prominent features of any home. The style, condition, and aesthetics of the roof can impact...

September 27, 2021 in Homeowners
10 Things to Know About Metal Roofing

Metal roofing has dominated the industrial sector for more than a century. Barns, factories, mills, warehouses and...

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 Homeowners
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 Tornado
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 of...

November 30, 2020 in What is 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...

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 US According to 2017 Verisk data reported by the Insurance Information Institute, 4.5 million US homes...

August 10, 2020 in Homeowners
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...

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

Learn how using advanced underlayments with DECRA Metal Roofing products can increase energy-efficiency by up to 218%. ...