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 >
Protecting Your Home from the Spring Rains
Spring is Coming; Don’t Get Washed Out There’s still a ton of snow on the ground. It doesn’t seem that spring will be here any time soon. But don’t get too down, the warmer weather is coming, and the rains are on their way! But with melting snow and torrential rains comes one thing: soggy Read More >
Understanding Color on Your Metal Roof
Your Choice in Roof Color Matters When you have an asphalt roof put on your home, you generally get a few choices. They’re almost always browns, grays, or blacks. There are some specialty colors like reddish, greenish, and blueish, but for the most part there aren’t too many options. Metal roofing is not like that. Read More >
Is a Metal Roof Colder in the Winter?
Does the Roofing Material Affect the House Temperature? It’s pretty cold outside right now, somewhere around 5 degrees above zero at the time of this writing. One of the questions we get asked a lot refers to the temperature of a metal roof; doesn’t metal make the house colder? If you were to go outside Read More >
Should I Replace my Roof Before Selling?
A Roof Replacement May Help Depending on the study you look at, people stay in their homes between 7 years and 13 years (on average). If the asphalt roof was a few years old when you moved into your home, it’s probably about ready to be replaced when you’re getting ready to move out of Read More >
How to Prevent Ice Dams
A Metal Roof Can Help One of the magical parts of winter is the snow that can tend to pile up. Some years Billings sees a lot of snow, other years it is dry (and usually windy). Often you will see homes that have icicles hanging off the side creating a bit of a picturesque Read More >
Finding the Right Metal Roofing Contractor
Not all Billings Metal Roofing Companies are the Same When you’re putting on a new roof, you are taking a big step. It’s a big expense, and you want to make sure that it’s done right. Naturally, you want to find the best metal roofing contractor in the area so you know you’re getting top-of-the-line Read More >
Get Snow Breaks Before You Need Them
Now is the Time for Snow Breaks When you have a metal roof on your home or business, it’s important to understand how the weather will affect your roof. For instance, when it rains on an asphalt roof versus a metal roof, there’s really nothing different that’s going to happen. But when that rain turns Read More >