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Energy Efficiency and Expert Metal Roofing Installation

July 23, 2019

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Many homeowners choose metal roofs because they learn that these roofs can save the environment – and their wallets – through energy efficiency. That’s very true, but not all metal roof installations are the same in terms of energy efficiency. The level of energy efficiency achieved with metal roofing is dependent upon the knowledge of… ( read more )

Metal Roofing Panels and Fire Safety: What Most Contractor’s Don’t Know

May 24, 2019

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Here’s the second installment of critical things most contractor’s don’t know about roofing…but we do. Lifetime Metal Roofing specialists do every evaluation, recommendation, and installation of a new roof. We’re trained and ingrained with quality and durability from the manufacturing of our roofing products, to the final installation and lifetime warranty. Why does panel design… ( read more )

Prepare Your Atlanta Home for Winter

October 20, 2018

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Winter is coming, whether we want it to or not. Hopefully, we have a few more weeks for comfortable outside activities but, rest assured, cold and (and maybe even snow!) is on it’s way to Atlanta. As part of those outside activities, there may even be a few things we can do to prepare our… ( read more )

Ice Dams in Atlanta? Yes.

September 30, 2018

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What in years past may have been confined to some higher elevations in rural Georgia, has in recent years come to visit upon more of the state. Freezing temperatures from mounting winter blasts have brought snow and ice dams to Atlanta area homes. So, What Causes an Ice Dam? Ice dams generally result from one… ( read more )

Preparing for High Winds…Even Hurricane Strength Winds

September 16, 2018

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Georgia homeowners are concerned these days about high winds, pushed into the region by tropical storms that usually carry on through November of each year.  Preparing for High Winds It seems increasingly likely that this will be a more violent hurricane season than earlier anticipated. Over the past year, the construction industry has taken a… ( read more )

Putting a New Metal Roof on an Old House

August 31, 2018

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Let’s look at some attributes of metal roofing that lend themselves to older homes: Beauty. It’s interesting to see how a metal roof can add beauty to any older home, so we invite you to take a look at a just one old house, and the difference metal roofing options can make. In the June… ( read more )

Metal Roofing and Other Protections to Make Your Atlanta Home Resilient

July 22, 2018

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We count on our homes to be a place to weather the storms of life. If it’s your weekend place, your city basecamp, or your winter home, if it’s in Georgia, you can count on storms of other sorts, too. Unfortunately, there are things out there that threaten our homes which are mostly weather-related. Wind,… ( read more )

Water Damage: Protect Your Home from Rain and Flooding

June 16, 2018

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When it comes to protecting your home from water damage, there are two primary concerns – rain intrusion and flooding. Here in northern Georgia, we have ample opportunities for both of these menaces to affect our homes.  The Right Roof Eliminates Water Damage Keeping water out during rain depends heavily on a secure and well-maintained… ( read more )

Interlocking Metal Roofing Panels for Wind Resistant Roofing

May 30, 2018

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Strong winds are prevalent everywhere, but here in Atlanta, we also receive those strong winds as the residual of hurricanes. Though the strength of those storms weaken over the miles that they travel, it’s not unusual these days for homeowners in Georgia to experience winds in excess of 80 mph during the hurricane season.  Wind resistant… ( read more )

Protect Home From Water Damage with Interlocking Metal Roofing Panels

May 20, 2018

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When protecting your home from water damage, there are two primary concerns:  rain and flooding. Here’s some information on managing rain intrusions with interlocking metal roofing panels. Keeping water out during rain depends heavily on a secure and well-maintained roof system. That maintenance, on longer-term roofs, can require occasional replacement of sealants on the roof… ( read more )

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