Copper roofing holds several distinct benefits that enable it to surpass other roofing materials. Take a look at the following benefits of copper roofing, and you can decide for yourself if a copper roof is right for you.
Copper Roofing is Timeless and Beautiful
1. Longevity – A copper roof will last longer than other types of roofing materials with the same level of general maintenance. All roofs require some maintenance; a copper roof will require less maintenance overall, and the support it needs is less intensive than other materials. Copper is an incredibly resilient material; it can withstand a lot of abuse from all the usual elements that cause roofs damage. It is also resistant to mold and mildew, which is a common cause of roof damage that can cause a roof’s expected lifespan to be cut short.
Copper roofing is lightweight and robust, which means it will exert less strain on the structural support systems of the home. The pressure on dwellings support beams must be considered carefully in areas that receive heavy snowfall. As heavy snowfall can create an unbearable weight that could damage or even collapse a home.
2. Phenomenal Curb Appeal – A home is the most substantial purchase/investment the average person will make in their lifetime. Keeping that fact in mind, one should consider that copper roofing adds significant value to a home’s curb appeal. Additionally, copper roofing can add an increased level of energy efficiency to a house, as the metal can reflect heat from the sun and trap heat from within the home more efficiently than other roofing materials, playing a significant role in the energy bill of that home.
3. Copper roofing is a beautiful asset to any home as it represents many values adds to the overall health of the house. Copper is an attractive roofing material due to its sleek and modern appearance. In addition to its aesthetic appeal, copper roofing is incredibly durable. It is for these reasons that copper is considered one of the finest roofing materials available.
If you are in the market for a new roof, look no further than Van De Hey Refined Roofing (VR Roofing). VR Roofing is a roofing company serving the Appleton, Little Chute and the Fox Valley area, Sheboygan, Oshkosh, Madison, Milwaukee, Shorewood, Sheboygan, Oconomowoc, Verona, Waukesha, Green Bay, and De Pere areas in Wisconsin.