Metal roofing is an excellent option to consider when it is time to replace your roof. Whether it is for a total home makeover, or to upgrade to a better roofing system than you currently have, metal roofing offers excellent benefits over traditional asphalt roofing systems. How do I know if a metal roof is best for my needs? It is the wise steward who will do some research and explore the benefits. Let’s discuss what makes metal roofing an excellent choice.
When deciding on whether to install a metal roofing system in Tulsa or not, usually the first question asked is “How much can I expect to pay for a new metal roof?” And for a good reason, that is a wise place to start. (After you got your metal roofs, get a gutters now! Check our article about new gutter costs in Tulsa.)
The cost to install a metal roof in Tulsa is between $550 and $700 per square. One roofing square is equal to 100 square feet of material. Below is a chart to roughly determine what the cost will be for your particular home. Of course, it is best to speak with Ranger Roofing for a complete breakdown of the cost.
10 square roof = $5,500 to $7,000
15 square roof = $8,250 to $10,500
20 square roof = $11,000 to $14,000
25 square roof = $13,750 to $17,500
30 square roof = $16,500 to $21,000
35 square roof = $19,250 to $24,500
How are metal roofs beneficial?
Metal roofing systems are a wise investment for the Tulsa home. The benefits are numerous!
- Longer lasting than asphalt shingles
- Durable against hailstorms, tornados, and high winds
- Minimal risk of house fires since metal can not spark or ignite a fire
- Environmentally friendly and 100% recyclable
- Low maintenance
- Better resale value
- Varied color options
What type of metal roofing do we install?
Standing Seam Metal Roofing
Are you intrigued by a unique look to your home’s roof, without being too obvious? The standing seam has an aesthetic appeal because the seams stand higher than the rest of the roof. This creates an attractive look while adding visual interest to the building. Standing seam metal roofing materials won’t crack, warp, or rot which offers an excellent benefit!
Exposed Fastener Metal Roofing
These panels are designed to withstand severe weather conditions. They can successfully battle high winds, strong rainstorms, and hail. This material can also reflect up to 85% of the sun’s UV rays and reduce attic temperatures by up to 40%. That is a huge advantage to lowering energy costs!
What a great product copper roofing is! This material is highly resistant to rust, corrosion, and extreme temperatures. It can last up to 75 years when properly maintained. Copper is also one of the most fireproof materials available, is highly resistant to thermal changes, and doesn’t deteriorate quickly.
On average, a steel roof can last 40 to 70 years making this a wise investment option. Steel is appealing to the homeowner because it comes in a variety of colors, styles, and textures. The decision-making process can cause some stress though. So trust Ranger Roofing to help decide which color looks best with the design of your home.
The options are quite varied with metal roofing. Be sure to discuss your home, options, and budget with Ranger Roofing in Tulsa. We can’t wait to speak with you and begin down the path to a beautiful new metal roof!