DECRA METAL ROOFING BLOG

Roofing Tips for Homeowners and Professionals

April, 1 2021 in Homeowner Tips
Is Your Roof Ready for Sharknado Season?

DECRA metal roofs are known for their performance, durability, longevity, and resistance to the elements. Engineered...

March, 29 2021 in Energy
Durable and Dependable Roofing Materials for Coastal Homes

Coastal homes weather a unique set of challenges, and the roof serves as the first line of defense against the ocean...

February, 8 2021 in Homeowner Tips
4 Benefits of Replacing Your Roof During the Winter in Florida

When is the best time to replace your roof in Florida? This is a commonly searched question by homeowners across the...

February, 1 2021 in Homeowner Tips
Are Metal Roofs Good for Winter Climates?

When it comes to roofing, many homeowners have questions about prices. While it’s important to find a material that...

October, 19 2020 in Roof Remodel
Case Study: A 1978 DECRA Tile Roof Passes the Test of Time

In 1978, building owner and master roofer Charles Lortle converted an Ottawa apartment building into an upscale...

September, 21 2020 in Best Roof for my Region
DECRA Case Study: Algonquin Pod Company

In 2012, the Algonquin Pod Company introduced a comfortable, secure, and versatile lodging option that...

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

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

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

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

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...

June, 22 2020 in Roof Remodel
DECRA Case Study - Hearthstone Historic House

When the switch was thrown on September 30, 1882, Hearthstone House became the world’s first private residence to be...

June, 8 2020 in Best Roof for my Region
What is the Best Roofing Material for Costa Rica?

Facing the Variety of Climate Challenges in Costa Rica  With an average latitude just 10 degrees north of the...

May, 11 2020 in Homeowner Tips
Title 24 Cool Roofs For California Homeowners and Building Owners

As California’s population rapidly increased in the 1970’s and the problems of urban heat islands, air quality, and...