Among all the materials used in modern roofing systems, Metal Roof is the most popular option. There are many types of metal roofing available in the market, with the most common roofing materials being aluminum, copper strips, and steel.
There are many advantages to using metal roofing. Some of the advantages of metal roofing are:
Durable: Metal roofing (which is also known as ‘หลังคาโลหะ’ in the Thai language) is more durable as compared to other roofing options. It is high resistance to wind or storm damage. Its resistivity to fire is also very high, and its lifespan is 3 times that of asphalt shingle roofs.
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Save energy: This is an energy-efficient roofing material as it reflects the sun’s rays and keeps the rooms cool. Reflective coatings can help you save as much as 30% on air conditioning costs.
Lightweight: Metal roofing is about one-fourth of the weight of tile roofs and almost half that of asphalt shingles.
Variety of options: Metal roofs are available in a wide range of textures, colors, and styles. A nice-looking metal roof can greatly enhance your building’s appeal.
Low maintenance: Maintenance required for this type of roofing is very low as compared to other roofing systems, as it doesn’t suffer wear and tear due to rain or wind to the same degree as other materials.
The installation of metal roofing type is easy as compared to traditional roofing systems. All these advantages make metal roofing popular.
Always keep in mind, if your building requires a new metal roof or repairs/redesign of an existing one, it is important to hire qualified professional contractors who know what they’re doing.