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    While black metal roofs might be the hottest trend, the idea of black roofing isn’t new.  Black shingles dominated the...

    Replacing your shingle roof with metal is a big decision and should be preceded by research into the options available and...

    Metal Roof Installation

    by McElroy Metal on Sep 16, 2022 8:00 AM

    Every year, more and more homeowners opt for a metal roofing system. With a lifespan of 40+ years, energy efficiency, and...

    Are Metal Roofs Hurricane Proof?

    by McElroy Metal on Jul 14, 2022 9:41 AM

    While it is impossible to call any roof hurricane-proof, a properly designed metal roofing system can be capable of handling...

    Post frame construction is an economical and efficient building option for homeowners who want to add a new building to...

    How to Choose Metal Roof Color

    by McElroy Metal on Jun 15, 2022 3:30 PM

    One of the most exciting things about a new metal roof is how much it adds to the aesthetics of your home. Metal roofing...

    Residential Construction Trends

    by McElroy Metal on May 31, 2022 4:00 PM

    With inflation higher than it’s been for 40 years and an incredibly tight real estate market, many folks looking for a new...

    Residential standing seam metal roofs are an affordable metal roofing option with an attractive appearance and many colors...

    NOTE: This content was initially published in 2020 and is updated below to reflect current material prices and inflation. In...

    Metal Roof Ventilation Options

    by McElroy Metal on Apr 12, 2022 9:05 AM

    Proper ventilation is a critical design and build decision for any new home roofing project. Ventilation contributes greatly...