With the rising cost of homes today, it would only made sense that homeowners want to protect their investments. A metal roof has superior durability, especially when dealing with mother nature. Able to withstand winds of up to 178 mph, metal roofing is the smartest choice you can make in Florida’s harsh environment. Asphalt roofs only last 12-15 years in Florida, compared to 20-30 years for metal.
A metal roof is much more energy efficient then traditional asphalt shingles. Metal roofs are reflective, transferring the sun’s radiant energy away from your home. Cool metal roofs feature heat-deflecting coatings that decrees unwanted heat build-up inside a building, thereby reducing cooling loads. PDF is proud to offer our customers products with the Energy Star label. Ask your tax adviser about getting tax credits for using Energy Star products.
Metal Roofs are made from 60-65% recycled material, and do not have petroleum run off like asphalt shingles. They do not support mold or algae growth. They are also 100% recyclable at the end of their long life.