Stone Coated Metal Shingles Are Ideal For Phoenix
If you are looking for that upscale roof look that offers up to a 30% discount on your property insurance premiums… Then think of stone coated metal roofing.
Manufactures like Decra®, Gerard® or Metro® just to name a few, have perfected the stone coated steel (metal) roofing shingles. These steel shingles are pressure formed aluminum-zinc alloy coated steel with an acrylic bonded stone finish.
If you live in Phoenix, Scottsdale or the East Valley and have an old wood shake or wood shingle home this may be a solution with lots of benefits other than making you home look like something form Homes & Garden® magazine.
50-year up to a lifetime warranties: Most manufactures offer these type of incredible roofing warranties. They warranty against manufacturing and workmanship defects and resists damage from fire, wind and hail for the warranty period.
Class “A” fire rating UL 790: Most stone coated metal shingles have one of the highest fire ratings from Underwriters Laboratories®. They are extremely effective against fire, and stone coated metal shingles will not support combustion.
With stone coated metal roofing tiles you can get homeowner insurance discounts. Stone coated steel roofing shingles are one of the greatest impact resistant roofing systems. Resists hail stones up to 2-1/2” in diameter. Because stone coated steel roofing shingles have a Class "4" Hail / Impact Resistance and a Rating UL 2218 rating.
Stone Coated Steel Roofing Problems, Costs and Pros & Cons
Advantages: Homeowner insurance discounts, 50-year up to a lifetime warranties, and a Class “A” fire rating and Class "4" hail / impact resistance rating.
Disadvantages: There are not too many disadvantages of stone coated steel roofing, other than the investment. The stone coated steel roofing systems can be a bit pricey but well worth the investment. Also, finding a good Phoenix roofing contractor to install stone coated steel roofing system may be one of the biggest challenges.
Stone coated metal shingles offer a distinctive style that is reinforced with the strength and longevity of steel. Over the years’ manufacturers like Decra®, Gerard® or Metro® have perfected the coatings and stone-coated steel roofs have state-of-the-art acrylic technology, these stones coated steel shingles have been tested in one of the most severe UV climates.
Since the beginning of stone-coated steel roofing, have evolved and now manufacturers like Decra®, Gerard® or Metro® homeowners can chose a profile that best suits the look of their Phoenix home. From a tile look to the look of Shake, the eye appealing low-profile shingles, any of them add up to a great upscale look for you, your home and neighborhood.
If you are looking for a stone coated steel roofing system for your home in the Valley of the Sun contact TRM Roofing at 602-829-9484