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3 Reasons to Install Metal Roofing

3 Reasons to Install Metal Roofing

Installing a metal roof¬†over your existing asphalt shingles is a great idea if you’re looking for more convenient and durability. There are a few notable benefits to this common method of installation, and it can save a lot of time and money in the process. After all, the money you would normally spend on removing and disposing of old asphalt shingles could be used to purchase high quality metal roofing.

If you’re concerned homeowner looking to learn more about your metal roofing and installation methods, here are a few of the advantages of this approach:

Added Layer of Defense

One way of getting this job done involves running a new underlayment to completely cover the existing roof, and then placing the metal roof on top of that. This doesn’t just provide a convenient buffer between layers; it acts as a second line of defense if water manages to make its way under the metal layer

Increased Energy Efficiency

Installing a metal roof over asphalt shingles also helps increase energy efficiency. This is particularly good news for the R-Value or thermal resistance of your home. The higher this capacity is the more effective your insulating power will be.

Environmentally Friendly

As efficiency goes up, waste goes down. Letting an old roof stay in place will keep you from needing to fill up nearby landfills with old asphalt shingle¬†materials. It’s hard to argue with the combination of saving money and being considerate to the environment.

As long as there are no signs of leaks or existing weight issues, placing a new metal roof over shingles is a viable and cost-effective option. Of course, every roof should be evaluated on an individual basis. Contact Superior Steel Roofing for professional metal roofing contractors in the Southern Ontario region.

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Elevate Your Outdoor Space with Interlocking Stones

Elevate Your Outdoor Space with Interlocking Stones

Each summer we are met with the same tasks of tidying the lawn, repairing driveway cracks, and patio maintenance. Many people look for long-term solutions that alleviate some of the updates and cleanups of early summer maintenance. One of the best ways is to invest in interlocking services. If you are looking for a way to enhance the aesthetic and long-term functionality of areas such as your driveway and patio, then interlocking styles may be the perfect fit for you!

Interlocking Driveways

Interlocking steps and interlocking driveways help to elevate the aesthetic of your entire property. This solution is all-weather functional and durable. There are three general groups, according to Synergy Contracting for interlocking driveways: natural stone, concrete, and brick. Each option creates a unique and distinct look but all require little to no maintenance. If repairs are required, majority of the time it is replacing a stone or two rather than a complete driveway repair as is necessary with asphalt.

Interlocking Patios

Patios with interlocking steps boast similar benefits as interlocking driveways: a unique and distinct design; low maintenance and all weather functional; and a durable and reliable investment. Clean stonework and world-class craftsmanship in design and installation of interlocked patios, done by Synergy Contracting will make your home an envy of your guests.

This summer invest in your property with interlocking services and interlocking steps by contacting Synergy Contracting, a company that insists on quality and focuses on the finest details to guarantee your satisfaction with the finished product!