"Where Quality STEEL Matters!"™
"Where Quality STEEL Matters!"™

Metal vs. Asphalt Shingle Roofing

When choosing between a Metal or Asphalt Shingle Roofing system there are many factors to consider. To help with this decision, the table below compares these two roofing types with the most common factors used to evaluate a roofing system.

Obviously, we promote Metal, but the table below is based on FACTUAL characteristics of these roofing types. The more Red Bars for each category, the better.

Asphalt Shingle


Energy Efficiency
Low Up-Front Cost
Low Long-Term Cost
Lighter Weight
Hail Resistance
Wind Resistance
Helps with Resale

Come 'Metal' in Our Business!

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Also, please feel free to drop us a line any time, or even stop by one of our Locations. Though we like to stay busy, our management team is accessible and always willing to help.

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