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Why Metal Roofs are a Great Investment for Homeowners

Apr 24 2017
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Why Metal Roofs are a Great Investment for Homeowners
Are you considering options for your new home's roof or thinking about replacing your existing roof? Have you considered looking into metal roofing options? A metal roof is a great investment on the residential side and are now a versatile, environmentally-friendly, and long-lasting option for homeowners to think about. So what are the benefits of a metal roof and what should you be looking at when considering your options? Read below for your guide to picking a metal roof. 

Does Your Metal Roofing Need Replacement? Here's What You Need to Know

Apr 20 2017
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Does Your Metal Roofing Need Replacement? Here's What You Need to Know

Because it protects everything inside your home from the elements, your roof is one of the most vital parts of your home. Yet at the same time, it might be the one part of our homes that we forget to maintain as often as we should. It's because of this that many homeowners find themselves needing not just roof repairs, but an entire roofing replacement — even if they have a more durable metal roofing setup.

Can Metal Roofing Really Save You Money?

Apr 07 2017
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Can Metal Roofing Really Save You Money?

It's no secret that metal roofing is a great addition to your home. In fact, metal roofs have been credibly proven to last over 30 years with minimal maintenance. But instead of talking about the durability of metal roofing, it's time to talk about cost. You might have heard about all the money-saving benefits of different types of roofs have to offer, but metal takes the cake. If its durability can't convince you, here are some of the ways that metal roofing can actually help you save money. Reflective Surface Instead of absorbing heat, like many other roofs do, metal roofs have a reflective surface that allows light and heat to be reflected. So instead of dreading those hot summer afternoons, now you can look forward to them while your house stays nice and cool. Not only does that mean more enjoyable time spent inside, it means you won't have to use your AC as much this summer. That's right! With less heat entering your home, your AC will be able to run much more efficien ...

Make Good Investments as a Homeowner: 3 Property Additions to Consider

Apr 05 2017
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Make Good Investments as a Homeowner: 3 Property Additions to Consider

As a homeowner, it's your responsibility to make the best possible investments in order to improve your home's value. You might not plan on selling in the near future, but it's always good to invest in some quality home improvement additions. Here are some of the best homeowner investments you can make.

How Metal Roofing Can Help Protect Your Family and Home

Feb 23 2017
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How Metal Roofing Can Help Protect Your Family and Home

Whether you're a first time homeowner, or you have lived in the same house for 30 years, you need to make sure you have a high quality roof protecting your home. You can't just expect any roofing material to suffice for an extended period of time. You should consider metal roofing, as opposed to shingles or other types of roofing, to protect your family and enjoy all the added benefits.

How To Inspect Your Roof After the Winter Ends

Feb 08 2017
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How To Inspect Your Roof After the Winter Ends

Gutters: Your gutters have likely accumulated some debris over the course of the winter. Between falling leaves and branches along with snow, sleet, and ice, your gutters have seen better days. Heavily filled gutters can become brittle and break under pressure, so it is especially important to clear them as soon as the ice melts away. Chimney: Winter elements can easily wear away older chimneys, but even some newer ones can be damaged as well. Be sure to inspect the area around the base of your chimney for erosion or cracks. Even some seemingly minor damages can be potentially hazardous and cause leaks leading to serious water damage. Siding: Be sure to check your siding for any possible warping. Not only does this look unsightly, damaged siding could develop into a structural problem, putting your home at risk of water damage, insulation problems, and more. Roofing panels: Your roof, of course, is your first line of defens ...

Metal Roofing: Frequently Asked Questions

Dec 08 2016
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Metal Roofing: Frequently Asked Questions

Are Metal Roofs More Expensive Than Other Roofing Materials? In the short term, yes, but not by much more, and metal roofing products are of much higher quality. Metal roofs do cost a bit more upfront than old-fashioned shingle roofing, but other roofing materials have much shorter lives and require regular maintenance. Asphalt shingles and flat roofs will also need to be replaced more often, which can be extremely expensive over time. With metal roofing, however, you won't have to worry about the state of your roof for 30 years or more in most cases.

Metal Proves to be Most Economical Choice in Roofing Repairs

8/16/16

"A roof over your head" is more than just an idiom used to make someone feel secure, it's an expectation. A building isn't finished until it has a functional roof to block away the elements. The materials used to construct a roof make a big difference in durability, cost, and installation. Here are some things to consider if you need to make any roofing repairs Read More

Can Metal Roofing Support Rooftop Solar Panels?

2/19/2016

Whether you're considering a switch to metal roofing, musing a new project while working on roofing repairs, or enjoying a metal roof and want to know if you'll be able to invest in one of the most modern and renewable of energy resources, the answer in short is yes!  Read More

3 Roofing Repairs Every Homeowner Needs to Make This Spring

3/11/2016

It's that time of year again. Spring is right around the corner, which means it's time for you to get serious about roofing repairs. After the long, hard, and brutally cold conditions of winter, it's likely that your roof is in need of some kind of repair, even if it's minor. Being proactive about your roof's maintenance and making minor roofing repairs now will save you the hassle -- and headache -- of costly roofing repairs down the road. Read More

3 Reasons to Choose Skyline for Your Commercial Roofing Needs

3/24/2016

The roof is one of the most important aspects of any structure. Without it, you're literally left out in the cold. Whether you're starting a new business, expanding a current one, or just in charge of procuring the roofing company for a commercial roofing services/repairs, Skyline Roofing Inc. is the premier choice in the Virginia area. Read More

3 Reasons to Contact Skyline Roofing Today

4/11/2016

Whether you're looking for a commercial roofing company or residential roofing Harrisonburg VA, Skyline Roofing Inc. is one of the premier leaders in the industry. We're proud of the work and services we perform on a regular basis and love working with our clients to give them exactly what they're looking for when it comes to one of the most important aspects of any house or building. Read More

3 Reasons Skyline Roofing is the Best in the Virginia Commercial Roofing Business

5/12/16

We know we might be a little biased, but when it comes to Virginia commercial roofing, Skyline Roofing Inc. is confident and proud of the fact the fact that we consider ourselves at the top. There's really no "secret sauce" or catch behind the work we do other than the one good business practice that people know already: it starts with your employees. It's simply a result of the experienced team of dedicated professionals we have working at every level of our business. Read More

Skyline Looks to Follow Global Roofing Growth Trend

6/8/16

As the best roofing company Harrisonburg VA has to offer, Skyline Roofing Inc. is staffed and equipped with some of the best professionals and products in the industry, and can handle virtually all of your residential or commercial roofing service needs. A new market research report from Research and Markets says that the global market for roofing is expected to see an increase in growth over the next few years, which is something we hope to capitalize on as well. Read More

FIVE BEST HEAT-RESISTANT ROOFING MATERIALS FOR YOUR HOME

7/7/16

Summer is officially here, but for some people, the heat jut got even hotter and the electricity bills just got even higher. Living in a warm climate is no easy task, especially when your roof fails to reflect any of the heat of harsh sunlight. So whether it's time to replace your roof or you're looking for options in the future, here are the top five heat-resistant residential roofing materials. Read More