Archive for the 'Metal Roofing' Category

How Do Metal Valleys Help Stop Ice Dams?

Posted on November 7th, 2019 · Posted in Metal Roofing, Roofing Education

Ice dams on roofs are quite common, but when left unattended, they can lead to costly leaks and damage. If present, it’s essential to have these ice dams removed professionally.. read more

Roofs: Built to Withstand Maine’s High Winds

Roofs: Built to Withstand Maine’s High Winds

Posted on December 19th, 2018 · Posted in Metal Roofing

Strong winds and a beautifully rugged coast have earned Maine the reputation for having some of the best sailing conditions in the world. But these same winds can wreak havoc.. read more

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What Is The Purpose Of A Metal Valley?

Posted on September 24th, 2018 · Posted in Metal Roofing

If you’ve recently realized that your roof has been damaged by a storm, aged over time, or is just simply not performing the way it should, you’re likely scouring the.. read more

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What Is The Cost Difference Between Metal And Asphalt Roofing Materials?

For many generations, traditional asphalt shingles have been the roofing material of choice for Maine home and business owners. Versatile, durable, and affordable, asphalt shingles have been proven to stand.. read more

Snow Guards for Metal Roofs

Posted on February 28th, 2018 · Posted in Metal Roofing

Winter in Maine can bring a multitude of snowstorms and in quick succession. Quickly changing temperatures can also mean a lot of snow melting and refreezing. This can cause problems.. read more

Seamless Gutters are a Good Match with Metal Roofing

Posted on February 14th, 2018 · Posted in Gutters, Metal Roofing

Metal roofing is a popular choice for Maine homeowners. Metal roofs are durable, long-lasting and require little maintenance; they are fire retardant; and they are a better choice for the.. read more

Can A Metal Roof Be Installed Over Existing Shingles?

Posted on December 13th, 2017 · Posted in Metal Roofing

We’re often asked whether it’s possible to install a metal roof over an existing shingle roof. The short answer is yes; here are a few things to consider. Installing a.. read more

Busting Five Metal Roof Myths

Posted on November 20th, 2017 · Posted in Metal Roofing, Roofing Education

Whether your old roof is ready for replacement or you’re building a new home, the type of roof to install is an important decision. Asphalt shingles tend to be the.. read more

Horch Roofing Offers Expanded Custom Metalwork Capabilities

Posted on October 11th, 2017 · Posted in Metal Roofing

Horch Roofing is excited to announce the expansion of our custom metal fabrication department with the purchase of an Autobrake 1214 metal folding machine. This investment in technology allows the.. read more

Metal Roofs: Are They Worth the Added Cost?

Posted on August 17th, 2017 · Posted in Metal Roofing

Metal roofing has seen a surge in popularity in the Northeast in recent years. Due to the fact that metal roofs have a longer life (usually double that of asphalt.. read more