Blog
Why Do Homeowners Choose Standing Seam Metal Roofs?

Why Do Homeowners Choose Standing Seam Metal Roofs?




Standing seam metal roofs were originally used in industrial buildings. However, in recent years, they have become increasingly popular in the residential sector as well. Homeowners who choose standing seam metal roof replacement due so because of the durability, energy efficiency and eco-friendliness this option provides.

 

Durability

Standing seam metal roof panels run vertically and are interlocked with raised, overlapping seams that rise above the flat surface. These legs are interlocked in all sorts of different configurations. These locking systems are protected from weather damage and the infiltration of moisture. Standing seam metal roofs can withstand strong winds and long-term sun exposure without any problem.

Energy Efficiency

With the right coatings, a standing seam metal roof can reflect heat from the sun. That’s why they are popular for both residential and commercial roofing projects. An energy-efficient standing seam metal roof can keep your attic cool during summer, reducing the energy consumption and workload of your HVAC system, saving you money on your energy bills.

Environmental Friendliness

Standing seam metal roofs are environmentally friendly because they are completely recyclable at the end of their decades-long service life. Many standing seam metal roof manufacturers incorporate recycled materials into their products. Standing seam metal roofs are also relatively lightweight when compared with other roofing materials. This means that these roofs require fewer resources to transport.

MASCON INC. can help you with all your roof inspection, repair and replacement needs. Since opening for business in 1978, we’ve helped countless business owners and homeowners. We are absolutely committed to our work and to the satisfaction of our customers. We will listen to you during the project and we’ll answer all your questions and address all your concerns. We serve many areas including Austin, TX. Call us at (512) 308-3454 to learn more about our services and products or to get a free quote.