In addition to Standing Seam, aluminum can be shaped to look like Slate, Cedar Shingles, Shake, or Mediterranean Tile
Today’s metal roofing can provide you with any style or color that would complement your home perfectly. While the initial cost of a metal roof is higher then some other roofing materials, it can save you money in the long run. In some states due to the high impact resistance to hail for example, a metal roof can lower your homeowners insurance.
Metal will also not be affected by other extreme weather the way other organic roofing materials will, as aluminum won’t deteriorate. With the lightweight benefits of metal your roof won’t need a heavy-duty truss or structure system for installing. Metal roofing can decrease the chances of roof collapse, during earthquake or fire damage. Metal roofing products protect your home from sparks due to flying embers should fire threaten.