Does a new roof come with a warranty? Roofing products come with manufacturer warranties that vary depending on manufacturer and product type. JP Roofing Solutions provides a 5-Year limited warranty on labor and workmanship.
Do you handle storm damage and insurance claim roofing work? Yes! We have extensive insurance remediation claims experience. We meet with the adjuster to represent your interests and make sure that everything is included in the claim. Once your claim is approved, your only out of pocket costs to complete the repairs will be your deductible amount and any upgrade options that you choose.
How does the weight of a metal roof compare to other types of roofing? Much to many people's surprise, metal roofs are significantly lighter than other types of roofs. Typically they weigh less than one-third the weight of asphalt/fiberglass shingles; and are as much as 75% lighter than clay, concrete or slate. A metal roof can be installed over shingles.
Will a metal roof rust? Galvalume coated steel roofing panels are protected by layers of metallic and polymer coatings. Industry studies have repeatedly shown them to outperform the corrosion resistance of other coated metals. They are available with warranties as long as 40 years not to crack, chip, peel or fade.
Can I walk on a metal roof? Yes you can; however, like walking on any roof, you should be careful.
Is a metal roof noisy when it rains? No, metal roofs are not noisy when it rains. According to one study, the noise levels of a metal roof are about the same as other roofing products such as asphalt or wood shingles or clay tiles.
Is a metal roof damaged by hail? Metal roofs are very tough and highly resistant to hail damage ... much more so than asphalt/fiberglass shingles. In fact, many metal roofing products have the highest impact resistance and hail rating granted by the insurance commissions in the hail belt regions of the U.S. Some insurance companies even provide a reduced rate for metal roofs.
How about resistance to wind damage? All metal roofing products are very wind resistant. Many styles have been tested to withstand hurricane force winds; and wind warranties can be as high as 155mph.