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DECRA METAL ROOFING BLOG

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May 10, 2021 in Damaged Roof
Best Roofing Material for Tornadoes in 2021

With the 2021 tornado season coming up, homeowners should consider metal roofs to protect their homes. Historically,...

April 26, 2021 in Best Roof for my Region
Can Metal Roofs Weather Hurricane-Force Winds?

Roofing profiles in hurricane-prone regions are often subject to the most rigorous building codes–and for good reason....

April 19, 2021 in Damaged Roof
Best Roofing Material for Hail-Prone Regions in 2021

This year's hail season has the potential to be more severe than usual due to a climate pattern called La Niña. As...

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

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

March 29, 2021 in Best Roof for my Region
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 Homeowners
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 Homeowners
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 Best Roof for my Region
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 revolutionized...

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 3, 2020 in Homeowners
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 Homeowners
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 a...