DECRA METAL ROOFING BLOG

Roofing Tips for Homeowners and Professionals

September, 14 2020 in Roof Remodel
DECRA Metal Roofing vs. Standing Seam Metal Roofs

Metal roofing has evolved.There’s no question that metal roofs are the superior choice for durability, energy...

September, 7 2020 in Contractors
Stone-Coated Metal Roofing Tools: Steel Benders and Cutters

Swenson Shear’s line of stone-coated steel cutters and benders can help save time, increase profit margins, reduce...

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, 17 2020 in Homeowner Tips
What Is Metal Roofing?

There was a time not so long ago when words like "elegant" and "sophisticated" rarely appeared in the same sentence...

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...

August, 3 2020 in Homeowner Tips
Stone-Coated Steel: The Best Roofing Material for Desert Homes

Elements That Affect Desert HomesDesert home roofs face some of the most challenging extremes of temperature, wind,...

July, 27 2020 in Homeowner Tips
What Roofing Material is the Best?

Metal roofing is emerging as the superior choice for strength, durability, aesthetic appeal, and reduced ...

July, 20 2020 in Homeowner Tips
Metal Roofing vs. Synthetic Roofing

The 1989 Asbestos Ban and Phase-Out Rule launched the synthetic roofing market as manufacturers scrambled to fill...

July, 13 2020 in Homeowner Tips
Are Metal Roofs Energy-Efficient?

The roof of a building is exposed to the sun more than any other part of the structure, making the roofing material...

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, 29 2020 in Homeowner Tips
Clay Tile vs. Metal Roofing: What You Need to Know

Clay tile was once the most popular roofing material of its time, far superior to wood for fire resistance and...