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How to Measure the Quality of Metal Roof Shingles

How do you know that the metal roof shingles you have chosen are of a high quality? You don’t have to be an expert to test the quality of roof shingles before you make the choice to have them installed in your home. Here are a couple…

5 Reasons Why Metal Roofing and Metal Shingles Are Growing in Popularity

Metal roofing of all kinds as well as metal shingles, in particular, are becoming a more popular choice among builders, architects, and homeowners. What is it that attracts people to metals as a primary choice for roofing, as opposed to other materials? Here are five reasons why…

The Pros and Cons of Metal Roofing for Homes

Trying to decide which roofing solution is right for your home? If so, you will probably have wondered about the benefits of metal roof shingles. Below is a quick look at the pros and cons of opting for metal roofing for homes in the USA and Canada. …

Why Sheet Metal Shingles Are an Ideal Design Choice

Roofing material makes a big difference to the overall appearance and durability of your home, hence the reason why so many homeowners in the USA and Canada are opting for sheet metal shingles as opposed to asphalt or wooden shingles when it comes to covering their…

How to Install Cedar Shakes

Cedar roofing is often celebrated for being the most energy-efficient roofing material. It also helps that it is quite beautiful too. Here is what you need to know if you would like to go the DIY route and install cedar shakes on your roof. Choosing the…

A History of Metal Victorian Roof Shingles & Sheet Metal Tiles

The Victorian style building dominated architectural design between the 1830s and 1910s. Although the buildings of this 80-year period shared many similarities, there were also noticeable differences between Victorian era buildings constructed at different times. The most popular materials used for Victorian metal roof shingles also changed several times during the period. Let’s take a…