Things to Know about Metal Shingle Roofing

Shingles which are made from metal roofing system is intended to resemble wood shakes to the entire roofing system. These shingles are made from coated steel or aluminum that has been produced through pressing to its shapes. To name a few, there are Victorian Metal Tiles, Mission Tile Slate, and the Spanish Slate. You may think that your roofing system will look like a barn or something when you think of the word metal. But in reality, metal shingle roofing are amazingly convincing when it comes to its aesthetic looks.

Metal Shingle Roofing

How Are Metal Shingles Made Of?

These metal shingles are made in large panels which are about 4 feet long or even wider. The panel is designed for quick installation which can be applied as soon as the overall structure of the roofing system is done. Panels can be installed over one or two layers depending on the roofing system. In some cases, the roofing system needs a tear off in order for the panels to be applied. There are wide varieties of Metal Shingle roofing that will certainly match your style and your budget.


Whether your budget is tight, or money is not an object, this type of metal shingle would be the best option for you. Thi style is made from aluminum and copper shingles which shaped the wood shakes. Typically, it cost you for around 1 up to 4 dollars per square foot for aluminum. For copper, it can cost you for about 4 up to 7 dollars. The pricing will vary depending on the roofing complexity. For more impressive looks you can invest a little bit more for roofing accessories


This is one of the most popular brands when it comes to metal shingles. Some may think that your metal roofing system is made from the traditional asphalt shingle because of its looks. Yet, the brand is made from tile facsimile with granulated stone for finishing.  There are six standard colors that you can choose from but, you can order special custom color if you want to for your roofing needs.

Metal Shingle Roofing

Met TIle

Is another familiar brand when it comes to metal shingle which is made from painted 26 gauge galvanized steel. It is suitable for anyone and everyone who is looking for less expensive metal roofing system which can only cost you for about 1 up to 3 dollars per square. In most cases, metal roofing Virginia company would offer package materials. The price tag makes sense why many would prefer this type of metal shingle.

Gerald Roofing

This type of metal shingle is actually manufactured by galvanized steel and tile colored for finishing touches. The stone finished shingle can cost you for about 3 up to 4 dollars or more in case the structured needs a  tear off.

Prestige Copper Shingles

As the name implies, this is the premium kind of metal shingle roofing. It does not just offer durability, long lasting and cooling system, but rather it offers elegant look which your roof will be made from real copper. Per square foot will be 5 up to 7 dollars. Keep in mind that the labor and the roofing installation will depend on the roofing company. Yet, you can never go wrong with this one.

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