Architectural Metal Roofs
Architectural Metals – Roofing For Your Residence
As a roofing material, architectural metals provide the timeless, elegant look of historic buildings. The panels are strong, durable, and energy efficient. Architectural metals are also known for superior heat reflectance, mildew resistance, and high weatherability.
Architectural Metal Roofing Explained
Architectural Metals – Roofing Installation
- Residential panels are generally 24″ wide, and secured by an exposed fastening system that is properly engineered to withstand rain and high winds. The panels come is several patterns, and can be ordered in a wide variety of colors.
During the installation process architectural metals can be:
- Fastened to purlins (horizontal beams along the length of a roof resting on a main rafter)
- Fastened to a clean roof deck
- Installed over an existing shingle roof for added thermal protection and noise attenuation