You want to save money with a home improvement project anytime you can, however, there are some projects that can bring long-term financial benefits. It’s best to examine those options as well. If you need a new roofing system, it is in your best interest to consider metal roofing for a variety of reasons, including financial benefits down the road.
Metal roofing can bring a number of benefits to your building which will actually save you money including:
Metal roofing will insulate your building better than asphalt shingles, keeping it warmer in the winter and cooler in the summer. When you have good insulation you have increased energy efficiency. This means fewer dollar signs on your energy bills since your HVAC system doesn’t have to run as often to keep you comfortable. The air stays inside instead of leaking out through the roof.
Long Lasting Materials
Metal roofing also lasts far longer than asphalt shingles. Aa metal roof kept in good shape can last for 60 years or longer while a shingled roof lasts for 15-20 years. This brings you financial benefits because you don’t have to replace the roof as often. In fact, once you install a metal roof, you likely won’t have to replace it again for as long as you manage the building. On the other side, shingles may be replaced up to three times in that same time span.
Higher Property Value
You can also benefit from your metal roof if you ever choose to sell your building. Potential buyers know the qualities and value of a metal roof and are willing to pay more for a house with one. This adds a higher value on your property than if you had an asphalt shingle roof.
If you need a new roof or are interested in a metal roof, contact A-1 Property Services for professional advice, maintenance, or an assessment. We have over 30 years of experience in the industry and will help you pick the best option to enjoy the biggest financial benefits for the longest period of time. We’re here to help you with expert advice and high-quality materials and workmanship.