9 Questions to Ask before Hiring a Metal Roofer in Billings

Ask These Questions to Protect Yourself If you’re in the market for a metal roof, you have probably come across a page like this one.  But it’s worth repeating to make sure that you take this information to heart!  There are a lot of roofing companies out there that aren’t following “the rules.”  They promise Read More >

Why Metal Roofs Get a Bad Rap

Your Average Roofer can’t do a Metal Roof There are a ton of myths out there regarding metal roofing.  We wrote about those metal roofing myths not too long ago.  So why do they persist?  Surely people aren’t still propagating them are they? The answer is that they are being propagated.  And a lot of Read More >

Noisy Gutters and Downspouts? We Can Help

Cut the Noise with These Gutter Modifications Have you ever tried to sleep with a fly or mosquito in the room?  It’s just about enough to make you go crazy!  Other noises that are just as bad are dogs barking two houses down, a noisy refrigerator, and the constant drip, drip, drip of water.  Sorry, Read More >

Consider Energy When Updating Your Roof

Energy Consumption Goes Beyond Utilities As the world’s population continues to grow, it’s important to keep a keen eye on our energy.  We can always produce more, but when we can lessen the demand it will help us to last longer on this earth. When you’re putting on a new roof, it’s important to keep Read More >

What Billings, MT Homeowners Should Know About Metal Roofing

Replacing an Asphalt Roof with a Metal Roof Many homeowners know the value of a metal roof.  This is especially true here in Billings, where we can get serious hail storms and high winds.  A metal roof will hold up to the elements better, provide better value, look better, and last longer. But there are Read More >

Why Some Contractors Charge More

You Want to Pay More for Your Jobs Red Adair was born in Houston, Texas in 1915.   Throughout his working career he worked in the oil fields, and specialized in fighting fires that broke out.  He developed an innovating way to seal and cap oil wells that had caught on fire and were burning out Read More >

Metal Shingles or Standing Seam?

Which Style Metal Roof Should You Choose? How many different styles of metal do you know of?  Chances are, when you think of a metal roof, you think of the one shown below.  Standing seam is one of the most popular styles due to the rigidity of the panels, the great protection, and the nice Read More >

Can I Paint a Metal Roof?

What Happens When you no Longer Like the Color of your Roof Metal roofs are designed to last.  That means 10 years from now, you will still have that roof.  20 years from now, it will be there.  30 years, 40 years, and even 50 years later, it’s the same roof on top of your Read More >

Price Difference: Metal Roofing vs. Asphalt Shingles

How Much Will a New Roof Cost Me? Putting a new roof on your house is expensive.  No matter if you choose asphalt shingles or metal roofing, it’s going to be expensive and you’re right when you do your research.  Big purchases require big research. So if you’re wondering, “How much will a new roof Read More >

The Latest Metal Roofing Color Trends

Your Roof Doesn’t have to be Dull For years roofs were a series of earth tones.  You had your cedar shakes, your gray, brown, or black asphalt shingles, and perhaps a handful of different colored metal roofs.  Most of that metal was in the white, gray, or “tin” colors.  In the past couple of decades, Read More >