Different Types of Metal Roofs

If you’re considering upgrading from an asphalt shingle roof to a metal one, you might be wondering what’s available in the metal roofing market. Metal roofs used to only be used for industrial and commercial roofs. In recent years they have become a popular residential roofing material and are currently available in a variety of colors, styles and metals. Williams Roofing and Construction is here to help you choose the best metal roof for your home. Give our office a call at (217) 636-8071 and we will be happy to answer all your questions.

So Many Metal Roof Options

There are an overwhelming number of options to choose from in the metal roofing market. Most homeowners can pick a metal roof that provides their home with a bold beautiful roof without compromising on durability. Here are some characteristics of the more popular residential metal roofing materials.

Blue Metal Roof Panel

Metal Roof Materials Come in a Variety of Colors and Styles.

Metal Shingles
These roofs are installed in a similar fashion to traditional shingles. They can be purchased to mimic a variety of different traditional shingle roofs, including slate, tile and wood.

Stone Coated Steel
A stone coated steel roof is made of steel tiles that have been overlaid with a stone coating. These roofs provides your home with the appearance of a ceramic or stone tile roof, but offer the same protection as traditional steel roofing.

Standing Seam Metal Roof
Standing seam metal roofs are characterized by the fact that their seams are raised up from the roof. This provides these roofs with a bold, unique appearance.

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Every style of metal roofs provides the same level of weather protection and fire resistance. If you would like to learn more about what metal roofing options are available to you, give us a call at (217) 636-8071.