MyJobQuote Logomyjobquote
  • Post a Job
  • Trade Signup
  • Ask a Trade
  • Cost Guides
  • About
  • Login
  • Over 1 million homeowners and over 30,000 tradespeople
    use MyJobQuote nationwide each year

    Post a Job or Sign up as a trade
    Post a Job or Sign up as a trade

    Ask a Tradesman

    Metal roofing - yes or no?

    Roofers

    Is metal roofing a good option? What are the pros and cons of metal roofing?

    Asked by Mo on 22nd Apr 2021
    Share this question
    A TRADING GLOBAL SERVICES LLC/UK

    "Metal roofing is mainly good for factories and horse and Animal 🦓 Stable and on a Domestic dwellings is going to cost you more Heating Gas or Electricity Huge Bills not Economical.
    And Risk of Electric Thunder Storm Earth Wire Shock ( Thunderstorm)."

    Answered on 25th Apr 2021 - Member since Jun 2020 - report
    1 Sussex building

    "Metal roofs are very good. But you can't beat a tiled roof, a tiled roof solves lots of problems and are very easy to fix."

    Answered on 4th Aug 2021 - Member since May 2021 - report
    Ingol Gutters

    "When installed properly metal roofs can last a good 40-50 years. Considering it is resistant to fire, wind, insects, mildew and rotting it can pay off in the long run. Cons can include, very noisy in rain or hailstones, warping of the metal due to heat in the summer, and can potentially be easily dented. If not installed properly can open a new can of worms so make sure your fitter knows what he is doing."

    Answered on 7th Oct 2021 - Member since Oct 2021 - report
    Westwood Roofing&Landscaping

    "Personally metal roofing isn’t in my opinion suitable for housing but it’s each to there own. But in terms of using metal corrugated sheets for sheds, stables, dog runs etc yes it’s perfect for the job"

    Answered on 11th Jul 2021 - Member since Sep 2020 - report

    Ask a Trade

    Got a question that only a tradesperson can answer? We have thousands of trades ready to answer any question you may have.

    Ask your Question

    Related questions

    Ready to get a price for your home improvement project?

    get started
    x

    Report Content