Standing Seam Metal Roofing
Standing seam metal roofing is great for Pennsylvania homeowners looking to add to the curb appeal and weather resistance of their home’s roof. Standing Seam Roofs are not the tin corrugated roofs that used to be installed on barns. Standing Seam Roofing systems are aesthetically pleasing and engineered to last a lifetime.
Standing Seam Material
Standing seam is Galvalume, cold-rolled steel with 55% aluminum and 45% zinc alloy. Metal Roofing Companies offer this combination of metals because it ensures a lack of rust or corrosion for the life of the product.
Standing Seam Panel Locking
Metal roofing company provides two basic panel locking systems for metal roofing: architectural panels act as water-shedding systems and structural panels act as water-tight systems.
Both panel systems we install are exceptions. The S-2000 is the only water-tight snap-lock system on the market and the A-1300 is the only water-tight architectural panel on the market and is ideal for low sloping roof applications with installation on as little a slope as ½ inch per foot.
In addition, we offer an A-1000 snap lock panel for a more affordable install.
Types of standing seam roofs
There are three different types of standing seam metal roofing system. The most common of one being field lock standing seam, which uses special locking tool to connect the panels in the field. Another is snap lock standing seam, which locks the panels together when one side is connected with the one next to it. Finally there is the standing seam shingle based panels which is a vertical shingle panels.
Metal Shake XD Colors
For all the benefits of a metal roof with a more traditional or rustic look try a stone-coated Shingle, Shake or Terra Cotta styled look. Made of 26 gauge steel this product covered with zinc-aluminum allow, acrylic primer, basecoat, natural stone granules and an over glaze to make sure your metal roof looks as good on day one as it does on year 50!
Standing Seam Expansion and Contraction
Metal roofing standing seam such as metal shingles and seam metal roof are known to expand and contract slightly with a change in temperature which is why roofing contractors at Metal Roofing PA only custom fabricate our metal roofing and never use pre-fab kits! Your metal roof is designed with a custom Z flashing to allow for expansion and contraction (up to 1/8 inch for every 20 feet). Because we only install using concealed bracket systems, you never have to worry about leaks due to expansion!
Abington, Ardmore, Bala Cynwyd, Berks, Broomall, Browns Mills, Bucks County, Chester County, Conshohocken, Delaware, Doylestown, Drexel Hill, Estimate Philadelphia, East Norriton, Fort Dix, Glenside, Horsham Huntingdon Valley, King of Prussia, Langhorne, Lehigh, Lansdale, Mariton, Montgomery County, New Hope, Newtown, Pennsylvania, Pottstown, Radnor Township, Rydal, Chester, Willingboro and Wynnewood are some of the areas where Metal Roofing PA services are available.