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Title 24 Cool Roofs For California Homeowners and Building Owners

Trevor UnderwoodMay 11, 2020
As California’s population rapidly increased in the 1970’s and the problems of urban heat islands, air quality, and stressed power grids became all too apparent, the ...

RoofScreen Selects DECRA Metal Roofing to Meet Wind Pressure Design Challenges

Trevor UnderwoodMay 4, 2020
Located in Poplarville, Mississippi, Pearl River Community College sits in the heart of the “Dixie Alley” tornado belt. The region gets hit by an average of 43 tornados ...

Understanding Wind Uplift Ratings for Roofing

Mark GallantApril 27, 2020
The 2020 Atlantic hurricane season is off to the fastest start in recorded history and warmer ocean temperatures are expected to generate hurricanes and tropical storms ...

Are Metal Roofs Loud in the Rain?

Trevor UnderwoodApril 20, 2020
This is one of the most frequently asked questions we hear from those considering the pros and cons of a metal roofing upgrade. Both homeowners and businesses have the ...

The Ultimate Metal Shake Roof: Traditional Style With DECRA Lifetime Durability

Mark GallantApril 13, 2020
What is Shake Roofing? A Brief History Shake roofing is a relatively modern term which came into use after the advent of mass-manufactured asphalt shingles early in the ...

Increase Home Value and Curb Appeal With DECRA Metal Roofing

Mark GallantApril 6, 2020
How Any New Roof Can Improve Home Value Even the best conventional roofs will require replacement, some as frequently as every 10 to 20 years. An old roof can definitely ...

What Homeowners Need to Know Before a Roof Replacement or Remodel

Mark GallantMarch 16, 2020
Even at the highest end of the real estate spectrum many of today's most sophisticated and elegant homes are encumbered by less than optimal "legacy" roofing systems ...

Why Metal Roofing is the Best Choice for All Regions and All Seasons

Mark GallantMarch 9, 2020
Location, location, location. Ask any real estate professional and they'll tell you that location is arguably the defining factor for establishing the value of any home. ...