4 Reasons Why You Should Choose Wakefield Bridge
Lightweight and Durable
Many people envision a metal roof being extremely heavy. However compared to asphalt shingles it is far more lightweight. Metal roofing by Wakefield Bridge is actually 60 percent lighter than a traditional asphalt roof. This means your home’s structure will be less burdened helping to ease pressure on your foundation. Less weight means less wear and tear on your home’s structural elements. Despite their lightweight design these roofs are extremely durable and can last well over 50 years. Wakefield Bridge uses oven baked PDVF painted surfaces for pure colour as well as excellent protection against the elements from sleet and snow to rain and penetrating, damaging UV rays of the harsh sun. Metal roofs are also fire resistant which can lower your home insurance.
It might seem metal would not be an eco-friendly choice, however there are many reasons they are your best option. First of all Wakefield Bridge metal roofs are made from a combination of new and recycled metals. As well they are completely recyclable unlike asphalt shingles that will end up in the local landfill. Asphalt shingles are actually made from fossil fuels which will sap our natural resources.
The Cooler Roof
Not only do metal roofs look good they are also the coolest roof on the market. Light coloured metal roofs will actually deflect sunlight keeping them cooler. This means your air conditioning costs will be lowered in the summer months.
Metal roofing also offers a number of colours and styles that cannot be beat. You will be able to find the perfect match to complement your home improving the look and value of your property. They offer a distinguished look that reflects the elegance of your home but that is also applicable to any home from modern and contemporary to rustic and countrified.
When you are considering a roof replacement you do have more choices than the traditional asphalt shingle. Wakefield Bridge metal roofs offer the perfect option for a beautiful, durable eco-conscious choice and they are also Canadian made.