Tag Archives | roofing

Metal roofing brochure

Metal Roof Brochure is in the house

After a few months of planning, we finally have in our hands the latest Metal Master Shop Brochure. Quality time was invested in this piece because it needed to be something useful for our customers on both ends; the contractors, and the homeowners. This brochure is important, because it presents metal roofing to the person who […]

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Which Roof Would You Choose?

Picture your dream home… If money was not a factor, which roofing material would you select? Metal, Tile, or Shingle. Recently, we did a random survey of 500 Florida residents with this very question. Do these results surprise you? What Women (and Men) Want… Overall, Tile was the winner at 44.8%. Metal was a close […]

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What is Galvalume?

Galvalume is a hybrid of sorts. Not like your crazy neighbors’ labradoodle puppy. Galvalume is a combination of galvanized metal and aluminum. It’s a less expensive option than galvanized metal alone. It’s also a bit heavier than pure aluminum which is fairly lightweight. As with all our metal roofs, galvalume offers the same quality. Unlike […]

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Let the Metal Roofing Pros Lend a Hand!

Here at Metal Master Shop, we encounter a lot of experts who know exactly what they’re looking for when it comes to the building materials they will need for their metal roofing projects, but we are also prepared for those individuals who may not even know where to begin. Our team is highly trained on […]

Severely sloped roof on house

Finally… Learn What the Slope of a Roof Is!

Last week, we talked about the questions people often ask their roofing contractors. In general, it’s very helpful to understand the jargon that contractors use so you can better communicate with them. That’s why we’re featuring a series on roofing terminology. We’ll start with the term slope (also known as pitch). What’s a Roof Slope? […]

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How to Hire a Good Miami Roofer – Part 1 – Establishing A Good List

After last week’s blog about having a professional inspect and do the maintenance for your metal roof, I realized that finding a qualified Miami metal roofing professional can sometimes be difficult in and of itself. Unfortunately, the roofing industry is known for scams, shoddy workmanship, and overpriced installations. So it’s up to you to do […]

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Be On Trend With Your Metal Roof

Metal roofs are gaining popularity more and more each year. The value of metal roofs in Miami is undeniable in the hot Florida sun. It seems like just 5 to 10 years ago a homeowners only option for roofing was asphalt shingles or asphalt shingles. There were not many other options available, and if you […]

White roofs in Miami

Metal Roofing – Getting More Popular Each Year

As Americans in general become more and more aware of the environmental impact of their purchasing decisions, a growing number of homeowners are turning to metal roofing as a “green” alternative to traditional roofing materials. Metal roofing systems are growing in popularity every year. Homeowners have discovered that installing a metal roofing system is not […]

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Tools and Roofing for the Novice

  So you have decided to install that metal roofing.  Good for you! If you are in semi-good physical condition and you have enough construction know-how to read a tape measure, remember the three, four, five, square rule (explained later for the complete novice) and have hands that are able to grip a screw gun, […]