West North Central Region

Quality metal roofing offers benefits for any size home in the West North Central. Not only is it the best investment and boosts your home’s value, but it can also increase longevity, is more energy efficient, and environmentally sustainable. Continue on below to gain more information on what styles are most popular, what to expect in bad weather conditions, and how well metal roofs perform.

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Popular Trends In Your Area

Residential metal roofs are available in a wide variety of styles, types, and colors. This includes vertical panel, metal shake, standing seam, and natural metals in varying metal materials such as steel, aluminum and copper. However, in the West North Central the most popular styles are metal slate and metal shingle. While the most popular colors are typically white, gray, or lighter colors; also known as “cool” coatings as well as darker colors like green and brown. These typically repel heat and minimize heating and cooling loads which equates to cost savings for the homeowner as well as lowering heating bills during winter months in part of the region.

Metal Roofing Coatings & Colors

Choosing a color for your home’s roof can have a huge impact on your home’s overall aesthetic. With metal roofing, the color choices are virtually limitless meaning you can select from a wide variety of options or work with your installer on a custom-designed look. Download this guide to learn some considerations when selecting your roof color.

Reliability During Severe Weather Conditions

Unlike other roofing styles, a properly constructed metal roof can handle almost everything Mother Nature can bring. Metal roofing can protect your home during severe hurricanes and highwinds all with minimal maintenance. Click the link below to discover what you should consider for metal shingle and metal slate roofings styles.

High Performance Quality Roofing

In the West North Central region, where wildfires, tornadoes, and earthquakes occur, a durable roof is vital. Metal roofing excels in withstanding winds over 140 mph (equal to an F2 tornado) and shielding against debris impact. It's also Class A fire-resistant, making it the top choice for wildfire-prone areas.

Snow: Several metal roofing styles encourage snow shed and minimize ice damming due to their smooth surface. Snow guards are readily available and easily fitted to every style of metal roof on the market.

Hurricane: Metal roofs are tested to withstand winds over 140 mph, like an F2 tornado, and resist debris impact. Download our brochure for details on how a metal roof protects your home from hurricanes and strong winds.

Resilient Roofing Considerations

The right mix of materials and design can mean the difference between survival and total loss. Download our PDF to learn more on what makes a home resilient.

My New Metal Roof Visualizer

Metal Roof Visualizer

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 Metal Roofing Buyer's Guide

Metal Roofing Buyer's Guide

Download the Residential Metal Roofing Buyer's Guide.