Standing seam roofing has been around for a long time. Metal roofs have been the go-to option for many homeowners and businesses in Austin and central TX because they are both high quality, are great looking and offer long term affordability. In this blog post, we will discuss three reasons why metal is the cheaper option in the long run!
- Probably the most important reason is a metal roof last a lot longer longer than traditional asphalt shingles , the lifespan of a metal roof is at least 50 years. Vs a shingle roof that will typically last 20 years . You would have to replace your shingle roof more than two times before needing to replace a standing seam metal roof.
- Secondly, standing seam metal roofs are more energy efficient. That means you can save on your energy bills and help protect the environment at the same time. Metal roofing does a much better job at deflecting the suns rays, saving you up to 28% on your air conditioning bill in the summer months here in Austin.
- Last but not least, standing seam roofs have been shown to dramatically improve the home’s curb appeal and value by about 3% compared to a similar home with a shingle roof. Metal roofing is very attractive and can aesthetically complement your home. This type of roofing is particularly beneficial to homeowners because it drastically improves curb appeal and contributes to raising the value of your home. Metal roofs have been the go-to option for many homeowners and businesses in Austin and central TX